History of Statistics Study Group


The History of Statistics Study Group was formed in September 2010. The principal aims of the group are to

  • bring together the various groups and individuals who have an active interest in the history of statistics
  • hold a minimum of one annual one-day event on a topic on the history of statistics and to publish the proceedings. To hold any shorter meetings which may be considered appropriate
  • contribute as appropriate to the programme of the annual RSS Conference


Chair: Eileen Magnello
Secretary: Lisa Bud-Frierman
Meetings secretary: James Kneale
Social Media Secretary: Cecilia Lanata Briones
Resource Manager: Mingli Chen

Committee Members

John Aldrich
John Bibby
Mark Casson
Romola Davenport
Mike Hughes
Alison Macfarlane
Sam Randalls
Alice Reid

Future meetings

View our events calendar: statslife.org.uk/calendar