Nominations for the Leo Törnqvist master’s thesis prize

The board of the Finnish Statistical Society has decided to award the Leo Törnqvist prize in Summer 2019 to the best master’s theses published in 2017 and 2018 in the field of statistics and closely related disciplines. Nominations for the prize are accepted until 31.5.2019 and can be sent to the Society’s chair Pauliina Ilmonen (pauliina.ilmonen\at/aalto.fi) and the Society’s secretary (sihteeri\at/tilastoseura.fi). Nominations should include at least the name of the nominee, the title of the thesis, year and institution of acceptance, and a brief justification of the significance of the thesis.