European Statistics Day with STATEC at Science Center Luxembourg
STATEC, the Luxembourgish institute for statistics and economic studies, invites you to a day full of animations and activities for young and old around the theme of statistics. Discover the meaning of some basic concepts of statistics and how they impact on your everyday life. A conference by the professor Jean-Paul Delahaye (University of Lille) on the theme of coincidence is also scheduled.
The event will be held in French and in Luxemburgish.
Address: Luxembourg Science Center, 50 Rue Emile Mark, L-4620 Differdange, Luxembourg
Time & date: Saturday, 20th of October 2018, 2pm-6pm (for full schedule, see invitation)
On the occasion of the European Statistics Day 20th October 2017, STATEC organises the conference "Why so many statistics?" by Olivier Rey (writer, philosopher and mathematician, Paris) followed by a round table about "Statistics in the Era of Post-Truth" with Joëlle Elvinger (State Budget Rapporteur, DP deputy), Fernand Weides (President of the High Council for Statistics) and Philippe Van Kerm (Economist, LISER),
Address: Cercle Cité (Auditorium Henri Beck) 2, rue Genistre, L-1623 Luxembourg
John Haas was appointed Deputy Director General at STATEC on 1st of May 2017.
He graduated in economics from the University of Liège and joined Statistics Luxembourg (STATEC) in 1991. Throughout his career John Haas has worked in national accounts. In 2003 his was appointed Head of Unit of National accounts at STATEC, and in 2013 Head of Division of Macroeconomic statistics.