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Future Statisticians

B.Sc. Applied Statistics candidates from the University of Technology in attendance at JASSYM 2015


Chair of JASSYM 2015 planning committee (Dr. Novie Younger-Coleman (centre) ) and Specially invited guests



Dr David Smith, Director of the Centre for Environmental Management in the institute for Sustainable development at the University of the West Indies and Feature lecturer at JASSYM 2017

Members of the Jamaica Statistical Society's executive body for 2016-2018

 Jamaica Statistical Symposium (JASSYM 2019)


What is the JSS

The JSS was launched November 1, 2013 at the close of the first biennial Jamaica Statistics Symposium, held October 31-November 1,2013. The JSS is committed to providing support for valid and reliable data analysis to aid informed decision-making. It fills a local need for additional exposure to training in and appropriate use of statistical methodology.


The Society’s over-arching goal is to become a key player in upholding and advancing high standards of statistical competence by providing consultative and training services to statisticians and data analysts in the private and government sectors as well as other individuals working with data.

Benefits of Joining JSS

  • Reduced registration fee on all JSS events
  • Updates on career development opportunities in the profession of statistics
  • Updates on developments in the World of Statistics
  • Information on job opportunities in the field of statistics
  • Access to a network of experts in the field of statistics

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Upcoming Events



JASSYM 2019 Pre-Conference Workshops

Kingston, Jamaica 



The Jamaica Statistical Society JASSYM 2019 Scientific Sessions

Kingston, Jamaica

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