IWISM 2018
The 8th International Workshop on Innovative Statistical Methods
15 - 16 May 2018, Daejeon, Republic of Korea

PROGRAM

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  • Day 1 - 15 May 2018

    As of 14 May 2018

    Time Program
    09:00 - Registration
    09:10 - 09:30 Opening Session
    - Opening Remarks : Soo Kyeong HWANG (Commissioner, Statistics Korea)
    - Congratulatory Remarks (i) : Choongrak KIM (President, The Korean Statistical Society)
    - Congratulatory Remarks (ii) : Byeong Jo KIM (President, The Korean Association for Survey Research)
    09:30 - 10:00 Keynote Speech
    - Daniel PFEFFERMANN (National Statistician, Central Bureau of Statistics, Israel)
       Problems and Challenges in the Production of Official Statistics
    10:00 - 11:00 Round Table Discussion
    The Role of Statistics in the Era of Data Science
     ∙ Panelists
    - Sungwook CHOI (Deputy Commissioner, Statistics Korea, Rep. of Korea)
    - Daniel PFEFFERMANN (National Statistician, Central Bureau of Statistics, Israel)
    - Siu-Ming TAM (Chief Methodologist & General Manager, Australian Bureau of Statistics, Australia)
    - Jennifer SHIN (Founder, 8 Path Solutions LLC, USA)
    11:00 - 11:20 Coffee Break
    11:20 - 12:10 Tutorial Session
    - Jennifer SHIN (Founder, 8 Path Solutions LLC, USA)
       Fuzzy Matching: Applying Machine Learning to Longitudinal Survey Data
       Q&A
    12:10 - 13:20 Lunch (Host : Statistics Korea)
    13:20 - 15:10 Session 1
    Use of Small Area Estimation Technique in National Statistics
    Chairperson : Jae-kwang KIM (Professor, Iowa State Univ., USA)
    Mahmoud TORABI (Associate Professor, Univ. of Manitoba, Canada)
    A Unified Approach to Second-order Unbiased Mean Squared Error Estimation of Small Area Predictors
    Siu-Ming TAM (Chief Methodologist & General Manager, Australian Bureau of Statistics, Australia)
    Small Area Estimation with Time Series Data from Sample Surveys
    Gauri S. DATTA (Professor at Univ. of Georgia & Mathematical Statistician at U.S. Census Bureau, USA)
    Measurement Error in Small Area Estimation: Functional Versus Structural Versus naïve Models
    Q&A
    15:10 - 15:30 Coffee Break
    15:30 - 16:40 Session 2 : co-organized by Korea Association for Survey Research
    Pragmatic Data Collection Methodology
    Chairperson : Wah Wah MAUNG (Director General, Central Statistical Organization, Myanmar)
    Jennifer SHIN (Founder, 8 Path Solutions LLC, USA)
    Data Science in Action
    Won JUNG (Client Development Director, LiGHTSPEED Research Korea, Rep. of Korea)
    Think Consumer First. Go Mobile Now.
    Q&A
    Day 2 - 16 May 2018
    Time Program
    09:00 - 10:40 Session 3
    Integrated Use of Survey and Administrative Data (1)
    Chairperson : Gwang Sup KIM (Director General, Statistics Policy Bureau, Statistics Korea, Rep. of Korea)
    Jae-kwang KIM (Professor, Iowa State Univ., USA)
    Methodology on Integrating the Big Data and Survey Data
    Wah Wah MAUNG (Director General, Central Statistical Organization, Myanmar)
    Sharing Experiences for Integrating Administrative and Survey Data in Myanmar
    Eric SCHULTE NORDHOLT (Senior Researcher and Project Leader of the Census, Statistics Netherlands,
    Netherlands)
    Integrating Administrative and Survey Data in the Netherlands
    Young Il LIM (Deputy Director, Population Census Division, Statistics Korea, Rep. of Korea)
    Introducing Register-based Census in Korea
    Q&A
    10:40 - 11:00 Coffee Break
    11:00 - 12:20 Session 4
    Integrated Use of Survey and Administrative Data (2)
    Chairperson : Jin-Woo PARK (Director, Register-based Statistics Div., Statistics Korea, Rep. of Korea)
    Veli-Matti TÖRMÄLEHTO (Senior Researcher, Statistics Finland, Finland)
    Multi-source Approach to Construct Income, Consumption and Wealth (ICW) Statistics for Households
    Mark E ASIALA (Chief, American Community Survey Statistical Design, U.S. Census Bureau, USA)
    Research for Replacing or Supplementing Questions on the American Community Survey with Administrative Records
    Eunkyung YUN (Deputy Director, Register-based Statistics Div., Statistics Korea, Rep. of Korea)
    The Economic Activities Statistical Register - Establishment and Application
    Q&A
    12:20 - 12:30 Closing Session
    - Closing Remarks : Hyung Seog KIM (Director, Int'l Statistical Cooperation Div., Statistics Korea,
      Rep. of Korea)
    13:00 - Cultural Excursion for Overseas Participants