The Austro-Swiss Region was founded in 1961 by Austrian and Swiss statisticians. First Austrian President was LS Schmetter (162-1963), first Swiss President was A. Linder (1964-1965)
The Biometrical Journal (publisher: Wiley-VCH) publishes articles on the application of mathematical methods in the field of biosciences. It is edited in cooperation with the German and the Austro-Swiss Region of the International Biometric Society. Members of these regions get access to the electronic version and may order the print version at a reduced rate.