LACSC 2020 AWARDS
Young researchers (up to 5 years after their last academic degree) attending the 5th LACSC will have the possibility to compete for the “Best LACSC 2020 Paper Award”. To be considered for the award, the young researcher must:
• Have completed an academic degree within the previous 5 years prior to the V LACSC;
• Be a member of the International Association for Statistical Computing (IASC);
• Having sent an abstract for a contributed talk or being part of an Invited Paper Session of the V LACSC through the conference submission system.
The paper must deal with novel and interesting contributions to the theory and methodology, or the innovative use of statistical methods to address a substantive application, in Statistical Computing and related fields. The paper must be an unpublished, original work that is prepared mainly by a young researcher. Although it may have co-authors, the paper should be presented by the candidate at the V LACSC as either an invited or contributed paper.