Interested statisticians, researchers, journalists or members of other professions who have answers to the questions raised below are welcome to contribute to the success of the Conference.

Should you or your colleagues like to present a paper at the Conference, please submit your proposal including your title, organisation, e-mail address and a short abstract of your presentation to the Organising Committee

via e-mail to
via surface mail to Conference Organising Committee
Hungarian Central Statistical Office
1525 Budapest, P. O. Box 51.

The deadline for the submission of proposals is 31 March 2011.

The Organising Committee will finalise the programme of the Conference by 15 April 2011.


After the plenary session the conference Organising Committee intends to cover the following topics and questions:

Thematic Session 1. Statistical Literacy and European democracy

Thematic Session 2. The responsibility of statisticians and the responsibility of users of statistics

Thematic Session 3. Trio session

Thematic Session 4. Trust in institutions, trust in statistics, statistical culture