The Federation of European National Statistical Societies

The Federation promotes mutual communication, co-operation and interchange of views among all those interested in statistical sciences, in their scientific principles, in a broad sense and in as wide a range of applications as possible. The Federation serves as an agency for the dissemination of technical and scientific information among the National Statistical Societies forming the federation, promoting their mutual collaboration and those activities that can augment the research scientific impact of the members, including international conferences, journals, books and other publications.

The first European Statistics Day

At the initiative of the European Statistical Advisory Committee (ESAC) and with the support of the members of the European Statistical System and the European System of Central Banks and the Federation of European National Statistical Societies, the European Statistics Day will be celebrated by the European statistical community on 20 October.
The first edition will be launched on 20 October 2016 during the second Conference of European Statistics Stakeholders (CESS), in Budapest.

Conference of European Statistics Stakeholders, Budapest, 20–21 October 2016

Eurostat, the European Central Bank, the European Statistical Advisory Committee, the Federation of European National Statistical Societies and the Hungarian Central Statistical Office, with the involvement of the Hungarian Statistical Association is organising the second Conference of European Statistics Stakehol- ders in Budapest on 20–21 October 2016.
The aim of the Conference is to bring together European methodo- logists, producers, and users of statistics to discuss users needs, to share best practices in the production of official statistics, to present innovative ways of visualising and communicating statistics, and to advance new methodological ideas for collecting and analysing data.