DAY TO DAY SCHEDULE  - IN DETAIL

Sessions for the 15th Commonwealth Statisticians Conference to be held in India in  7-10 February 2011. 

7 February, 2011

INAUGURAL SESSION
  REGISTRATION 9.00 - 10.00 a.m.  
  INAUGURAL ADDRESS(s)  BY VIPs 10.00 - 11.00 a.m.  
 
  TEA/COFFEE BREAK    11.00 - 11.30 a.m.  
PLENARY SESSION
  TOPIC Managing the Present, Guiding the Future: Statistical Concerns
Plenary Session 1 11.30-1.00 a.m. Expert to Chair the Session Dr. Pranob Sen, Former CSI and Secreatry (S&PI) INDIA
  1.00-2.00 p.m. LUNCH BREAK   
PARELLEL SESSIONS
     SESSION 2  SESSION 3  SESSION 4
  TOPIC Identifying Bubbles Environmental and Economic Accounting Implementing SNA
  Expert to Chair the Session Mr. Paul Cheung, Director, UNSD, paul.cheung@un.org  Mr.P eter Harper, Australia, peter.harper@abs.gov.au Mr Eric Rancourt, Director of Statistics, Canada (eric.rancourt@a.statscan.gc.ca)
Session 2, 3 & 4 2.00-3.30 p.m.
Presentations & Discussions             
Address/Obserbvations by the Chairperson followed by Presentation of  papers followed by discussions Address/Obserbvations by the Chairperson followed by Presentation of  papers followed by discussions Address/Obserbvations by the Chairperson followed by Presentation of  papers followed by discussions
 3.30-3.50 p.m.
TEA/COFFEE BREAK  
 
Session 2, 3 & 4   Contd… 3.50-5.00 p.m.
Presentations & Discussions
Presentation of  papers  followed by discussions Presentation of  papers  followed by discussions Presentation of  papers  followed by discussions
5.00 - 6.00
SPECIAL/SPONSORS EVENTS
SPECIAL SESSION ON CENSUS
 

8 February, 2011 

Wrap Up Session 2,3 & 4 9.30-11.00 a.m.
Wrap Up Session      
Wrap up Session for Parallel Session 2,  Parallel Session 3 and Parallel Session 4 to be chaired by respective chairpersons
11.00-11.30 a.m. TEA/COFFEE BREAK  
   SESSION 5  SESSION 6  SESSION 7
TOPIC Demographic Transition Building Sustainable Statistical Capability- What has worked, what has not and why? Measuring the Progress in Societies (in country context)
Expert to Chair the Session Mr. Haji Ismail Bin Yusoff; Dy. Chief Statistician, Malaysia,   ismaily@stats.gov.my Prof. Ayanendranath Basu, ISEC, Kolkatta, isec@isical.ac.in  Mr. Pali Leholha; Statistician-General, South Africa, palil@statssa.gov.za 
Session 5, 6 & 7 11.30-1.00 p.m.  
Presentations & Discussions
Address/Obserbvations by the Chairperson followed by Presentation of  papers followed by discussions Address/Obserbvations by the Chairperson followed by Presentation of  papers followed by discussions Address/Obserbvations by the Chairperson followed by Presentation of  papers followed by discussions
1.00-2.00 p.m. LUNCH BREAK     
Session 5, 6 & 7   Contd… 2.00-3.30 p.m.
Presentations & Discussions
Presentation of  papers  followed by discussions Presentation of  papers  followed by discussions Presentation of  papers  followed by discussions
3.30-4.00 p.m.
TEA/COFFEE BREAK   
 
4.00- 5.00
SPECIAL/SPONSORS EVENTS
SPECIAL/SPONSORS SESSION 
 

9 February, 2011 

Wrap Up Session 5, 6 & 7 9.30-11.00 a.m.  
Wrap Up Session
Wrap up Session for Parallel Session 5,  Parallel Session 6 and Parallel Session 7
  11.00 - 11.30 a.m.
TEA/COFFEE BREAK    
 
11.30 - 12.30p.m. 
Discussion & Finalisation of Recommendations of session 2 to 7
 Discussion & Finalisation of Recommendations of session 2 to 7
12.30 - 1.00 p.m.
LUNCH BREAK  
 
1.00  p.m. onwards Half day city tour (Sight Seeing)  
 

10 February, 2011

PLENARY SESSION
Plenary Session 2 9.30 - 11.00 a.m. Theme: Vision for Conference of Commonwealth Statisticians #
  Expertto Chair the Session Mr. Danis Robert /Mr. Tim Clode, ONS, UK , clodey@clodey.com
11.00 - 11.30 a.m.  TEA/COFFEE BREAK
11.30 - 1.00 p.m. PLAN OF ACTION/RECOMMENDATIONS #
1.00 - 2.00 p.m. LUNCH BREAK    
2.00 PM ONWARDS CONCLUDING SESSION/VALIDICTORY FUNCTION 
Chairperson: Dr. T. C. A. Anant, tca.anant@nic.in
CONCLUDING REMARKS BY SECRETARY (S&PI)  
VALEDICTORY ADDRESS BY MOS (S&PI)  
VOTE OF THANKS BY DG,CSO/ADG (TRG./NASA)  
TEA/COFFEE BREAK     
4.00- 5.30 SPECIAL/SPONSORS EVENTS SPECIAL/SPONSORS SESSION 
 
NOTE : THE CONCLUDING SESSIONS ARE TO BE CHAIRED BY THE RESPECTIVE CHAIRPERSONS
# - TO BE ATTENDED BY DELEGATES ONLY