The 7th EMOS Workshop has been postponed to 2021.

7th EMOS Workshop

19 May 2020
Centro Congressi “Le Benedettine” Piazza San Paolo a Ripa D’Arno, 16 Pisa

Unlock the future of EMOS: why over what, experimenting over execution

Draft programme

9:00 – 9:10 Opening
Martina Hahn
EMOS Board Chair
Eurostat Head of Unit for Methodology; innovation in official statistics
9:10 – 9:15 Welcome by University of Pisa
Lorenzo Corsini
Unipi, President of the Master of Science in Economics, Workshop Organizer
9:15 – 10:15 EMOS Talk: looking back, looking forward
Data science and official statistics in the era of digital transformation
Moderator: Monica Pratesi
Speakers: Ron Kenett – Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Alexander Kowarik –  Statistics Austria
10:15 – 11:00 EMOS Students talk about the EMOS
Experiences in studying and working in Official Statistics
Moderator: Heli Lehtimäki
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break – Posters display
11:30 – 12:30 Round table
Employability of EMOS students: Evolution of ways of working in Official Statistics
Moderator: tbc
Participants: Robert Kirchner – Central Bank; tbc
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch – Posters display
13:30 – 14:45 Keynote speech: Seeing statistics: The power of pictures
Final Discussion
14:45 – 16:00 World Café “Insights and tips to improve teaching and capacity in Official Statistics education”
Moderator: tbc
Two tables on Teachers and students exchange within the EMOS Universities, double degrees: technical discussion on how to maximize the European dimension of the EMOS – Coordinators: Robert Kirchner + Francois Coquet
Two tables Sharing of learning resources: first feedbacks on the teaching materials drafted by Unipi – Coordinators: tbc
Two tables on NSIs officers teaching Official Statistics in Universities: sharing of experiences, difficulties and success stories among NSIs officers – Coordinators: Mojca Bavdaz, Pamela Lafferty
16:00 – 16:30 Coffee Break – Posters display
16:30 – 16:45 Feedback from the World Café and discussion
Moderator: tbc
16:45-17:00 Closing
Dario Buono