The New England Statistical Society (NESS) is a non-profit organization. We are organized and operated for educational, charitable, and scientific purposes only. Our objectives are:

  • to promote the growth and expansion of statistical science in the New England area and beyond through scholarly activities, including publishing statistical journals, organizing scientific meetings, and offering educational programs;
  • to be a leading professional society for supporting and sustaining statistics as a central pillar of data science;
  • to broaden applications of statistics in all areas of society, including industry and government;
  • to foster collaborations among statisticians from educational, research, industrial, and governmental agencies; and to promote statistical education at all levels.

NESS Colloquium Series

Dr. Yann LeCun, Director of Facebook AI Research and Silver Professor at New York University, will give a talk titled “How could machines learn as efficiently as animals and humans?” on Novermeber 27, 2017 at Brown University.

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NESS Logo Competition

Interested in designing an official logo for our society? Please submit your design to or by December, 31, 2017.

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The ISBIS 2018 Conference

The International Society for Business and Industrial Statistics (ISBIS) 2018 Conference will be held July 4-6 at the University of Piraeus, Athens, Greece.

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2018 New England Statistics Symposium

The 32nd New England Statistics Symposium will be held on April 13–14, 2018, at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA.

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Contact Details

326 Austin Building
215 Glenbrook Rd
Storrs, CT 06269

P: (860) 486-4847


H: Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM