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International Conference on Agricultural Statistics VII

Modernization of Agricultural Statistics in Support of the Sustainable Development Agenda

26-28 October 2016, Rome, Italy

The International Conference on Agricultural Statistics (ICAS) is organized every three years, starting from 1998, under the auspices of the International Statistical Institute (ISI) Committee on Agricultural Statistics.

The conference convenes senior agricultural statisticians from all over the world, mainly representatives from national statistical offices and ministries of agriculture. ICAS conferences are open to all producers, suppliers, trainers and users of agricultural statistics, such as economists, statisticians, agronomists, researchers, analysts and decision-makers from government entities, academia, development partners and international organisations.

Prof. Giorgio Alleva, President of the Italian National Institute of Statistics (Istat) and Mr Pietro Gennari, Chief Statistician of FAO will serve as co-Chairs of ICAS VII Scientific Programme Committee.