Section Statistics in Business and Industry

The goals of the Section "Statistics in Business and Industry" (SSS-BI), according to the bylaws, are:

  • Representing the interests of statisticians working in business and industry
  • Providing a platform for the coordination and the development of statistical training programs with applications in business and industry
  • Organising conferences in coordination with the other activities of the Swiss Statistical Society (SSS) and its other Sections, e.g. the organisation of specific sessions within the Swiss Statistics Meeting
  • Promoting the contact among statisticians working in business and industry on the national as well as on the international level
  • Promoting the contact with other organisations with similar objectives

A PDF version of these goals is available (here).


Bylaws

The bylaws are available in German (PDF) and in French (PDF).


Promotion material

A leaflet presenting the Section "Statistics in Business and Industry" is available in multiple languages:

Feel free to use the material to pass the word to your friends and colleagues.


SSS-BI Networking Event

Thursday, 26. Oktober 2017 at SBB  "Statistik für die Mobilität"

Presentations:
SBB: Konzernstatistik (PPT)
VBZ: Daten ein Weg zur besseren Pünktlichkeit (PDF)
BFS: Mobilität und Verkehrsstatistik (PPT)

Past presidents

2010-2013: Marcel Baumgartner, Nestlé, Vevey
2003-2009: Dr. Diego Kuonen, Statoo Consulting, Berne


Past committee members

2005–2011: Dr. Thomas Gsponer, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Berne, and Statoo Consulting, Berne
2007–2009: Dr. Jacques Zuber, University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, Yverdon-les-Bains, and Statoo Consulting, Berne
2003–2009: Dr. Ahmed Bousbaine, Nestlé Research Center, Lausanne 26
2003–2009: Dr. Yves L. Grize, The Baloise Insurance, Basel
2003–2006: Dr. François-Xavier de Rossi, Office fédéral des assurances privées (OFAP), Berne
2003–2005: Dr. René Locher, IDP, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur
2003–2004: Dr. Christof Luchsinger, Luchsinger Mathematics, Zurich


Documents

  • Invitation to the General Assembly 2009 (PDF)
  • Annual Report 2008–2009 (PDF)
  • Minutes of the General Assembly 2008 (PDF)
  • Invitation to the General Assembly 2008 (PDF)
  • Annual Report 2007–2008 (PDF)
  • Invitation to the General Assembly 2007 (PDF)
  • Annual Report 2006–2007 (PDF)
  • Minutes of the General Assembly 2006 (PDF)
  • Invitation to the General Assembly 2006 (PDF)
  • Annual Report 2005–2006 (PDF)
  • Minutes of the General Assembly 2005 (PDF)
  • Invitation to the General Assembly 2005 (PDF)
  • Annual Report 2004–2005 (PDF)
  • Minutes of the General Assembly 2004 (PDF)
  • Invitation to the General Assembly 2004 (PDF)
  • Annual Report 2003–2004 (PDF)
  • Minutes of the Constitutional Assembly 2003 (PDF)

Links

Organisations with similar objectives:

  • Basel Biometric Section (BBS)
  • European Network for Business and Industrial Statistics (ENBIS)
  • International Society for Business and Industrial Statistics (ISBIS)
  • International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB)

Membership

At current, if you are a SSS member the membership is free of charge.

Looking for a job?

Vacancies for statisticians and related professions are published here.

Calls for Papers

Calls for Papers/Contributions from scientific conferences and journals are published here as well as scientific competitions and awards.

List of Service Providers

Consulting firms and service providers for Statistics and Data Analytics are listed here.