Come join us in historic Boston, home to Fenway Park and the Harvard Museum of Natural History, for two days of networking and Stata exploration. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with colleagues and fellow researchers as well as Stata developers.
Call for presentations
|When||July 31–August 1, 2014|
|Where||Omni Parker House
60 School Street
|Who||Stata 13 developers
You and Stata users from around the world
All users are encouraged to submit abstracts for possible presentations, which can address any Stata-related topic, including the following:
- New user-written commands, including commands for modeling and estimation, graphical analysis, data management, or reporting
- Use or evaluation of existing Stata commands
- Methods for teaching statistics with Stata or teaching the use of Stata
- Case studies of Stata use in novel areas or applications
- Surveys or critiques of Stata facilities in specific fields
- Comparisons of Stata with other software or use of Stata together with other software
Each user presentation should be either 15 or 25 minutes long and should be followed by 5 minutes for questions. Longer presentations will be considered at the discretion of the scientific committee.
Please submit an abstract of no more than 200 words (ASCII text, no math symbols) using the web submission form. All abstracts must be received by February 21, 2014. Please include a short, informative title, and indicate whether you wish to be considered for a short (15-minute) or long (25-minute) presentation. In addition, if your presentation has multiple authors, please identify the presenter, for whom the conference registration fee will be waived.
If you would like to discuss an idea for a presentation or have questions about the program format, contact a member of the scientific committee.
Presenters will be asked to provide the organizers with electronic materials (a copy of the presentation and any programs or datasets, where applicable) so that the materials can be posted on the StataCorp website and in the Stata Users Group RePEc archive.
The Omni Parker House is offering a special rate of $229 per night for Stata Conference attendees staying between July 29 and August 2, 2014. Book by June 30 to receive the special rate.
Omni Parker House
60 School Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02108
Website and reservations
Come early, stay late
Whether you stay for the JSM or just to relax, be sure to enjoy what Boston has to offer. Take a cruise in Boston Harbor, walk the Freedom Trail, visit Fenway Park, and have a bowl of “chowdah”. Boston is a great city with plenty to do and see.