The Nordic-Baltic Region of the International Biometric Society welcomes you to
NBBC17, June 19-21, 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark (http://nbbc17.sund.ku.dk)
The conference is aimed at novel developments and applications of statistical and mathematical methods in the field of
bioscience and offers excellent opportunities for learning about recent advances in biometry, exchanging research experiences
and getting to know colleagues from your neighboring countries. Keynote speakers are
Steve Marron, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Mark van de Wiel, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Thomas Scheike, University of Copenhagen
and the program includes invited speaker sessions on digital epidemiology, applied probability models in biosciences,
functional data analysis, statistics in climate science and survival analysis & longitudinal data. In addition, there will be a
pre-conference course on Statistical Evaluation of Medical Risk Prediction Models in the Presence of Competing Risks
Thomas A. Gerds and Brice Ozenne, University of Copenhagen.
Abstract submission dead-line March 15, 2017
Deadline for early conference registration: May 15, 2017
Deadline for early pre-conference courses registration: May 15, 2017
The conference is hosted by The Section of Biostatistics, Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen and will take place in the center of Copenhagen.
We look forward to seeing you in Copenhagen in June!