The DGINS Conference was created on 15 July 1953 in Luxembourg and was acting then as the predecessor of the Statistical Programme Committee (SPC).

It is held once a year with the aim of discussing topics related to the statistical programme and methods and processes for the production of Community statistics. It is hosted each year by a different Member State and the Director General of the host country chairs the conference.

The DGINS conference 2020 will take place from 7 to 8 October in Warsaw, Poland. The chosen topic for the conference is "Earth observations for official statistics".

Themes of previous DGINS Conferences:

For further information, please send an email to: estat-essc_dgins_pg@ec.europa.eu or contact the ESSC
Secretariat: Barbara-Margarethe KURKOWIAK, Tel (352) 4301-36652,  Åsa Jacob, Tel (352) 4301-34383;