Social Programme

Our Social Programme is not to be missed! The Local Organizing Committee, chaired by Pere Puig and Lupe Gomez, have been hard at work developing an exciting programme that is sure to interest you and offer you memorable opportunities to connect with your peers during the conference.Please join us for as many events as you can. The information listed here is subject to change.

Monday 9 July

IBC2018 Opening Ceremony and President’s Address (8:30 – 10:00)

Boxed Lunch and Coffee Breaks

Young Statisticians Luncheon Meeting (12:30 – 13:30)

Evening Welcome Reception (20:00 – 21:30)

Tuesday 10 July

Boxed Lunch and Coffee Breaks

IBS Awards Presentation (17:30 – 19:00)

Regional Officers Reception (20:00 – 21:00)

Young Statisticians Party (20:00 – late)

Wednesday 11 July

Tours and Excursions (all day)

Visit the Excursions page for more information, or to register for an activity. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.


Thursday 12 July

Boxed Lunch and Coffee Breaks

Women in Statistics Luncheon Meeting (12:30 – 13:30)

Annual Gala Cocktail Reception and Dinner, with Live Music (20:00 – 24:30)

A separate registration fee is required for the Gala Dinner.


Friday 13 July

Boxed Lunch and Coffee Breaks

IBC2018 Closing Ceremony, IBC Awards and IBC2020 / Seoul Preview (16:00 – 17:30)