Events

Multiplier events

Call for Action Roundtable
Berlin, 27-28 August 2018
A PCS Roundtable conference to familiarize participants from a wide range of backgrounds with the work and rationale underpinning PCS, and to address our Call for Action and Recommendations for Action for Civic Statistics.

Learning to Teach Statistics with Open Data about Society
Paderborn, Germany, 6-8 March 2018
A Multiplier Event as part of the annual convention of GDM and DMV (Gesellschaft für Didaktik der Mathematik and Deutsche Mathematikervereinigung) comprising a mini-symposium, a Workshop on Teacher’s Day, and a keynote lecture.

Challenges and Innovations in Statistics Education
Szeged (Hungary), 7-9 September 2017
A Multiplier Event for participants from across Europe to share experiences and ideas about how new forms of statistics instruction for high schools and universities can contribute to young people’s ability to understand quantitative evidence about key social phenomena that permeate civic life.

IASE Roundtable
Berlin, 19-22 July 2016
The ProCivicStat team led this event in collaboration with the International Association for Statistics Education and other sponsors. We brought together teachers and researchers from around the world to work on the theme Promoting understanding of statistics about society.

Conferences

Tenth International Conference on Teaching Statistics ICOTS10
Kyoto, 8-13 July 2018
Papers were presented throughout the conference together with a Workshop.

Teaching and Learning from Data: Perspectives for Mathematics and Computer Science High School Curricula
Munich, Germany, 27 March 2018
A Teacher Workshop presented at the 109th Federal Convention of STEM high school teachers (Bundeskongress des Vereins zur Förderung des mathematisch-naturwissenschaftlichen Unterrichts)

Webinars

Electronic Conference on Teaching Statistics eCOTS 2018
23 May 2018
Access Iddo Gal’s webinar to post questions and engage in discussions, and to access the video and discussion thread after the event.

Data Science Education Webinar
25 June 2018
Joachim Engel contributed to the Concord Consortium Data Science Education Webinar Series.

Papers will be/have been presented at the following meetings:

  • 62nd World Statistics Conference, Kuala Lumpur, July 2019
  • International Association for Statistical Education, Kuala Lumpur, July 2019
  • South African Statistical Association Annual Conference, Johannesburg, November 2018
  • UN World Data Forum, Dubai, October 2018
  • Eurostat High-level Conference Power from Statistics, Brussels, October 2017
  • 61st World Statistics Conference, Marrakesh, July 2017
  • International Association for Statistics Teaching, Rabat, July 2017
  • ICME13 International Conference on Mathematical Education, Hamburg, July 2016