International Biometric Conferences

International Biometric Conferences

International Biometric Conferences have been sponsored by the International Biometric Society (IBS) since 1947 and represent one of the major activities of the IBS. The Society organizes a major international conference every two years. 

2020 International Biometric Conference

floating_island.jpgSeoul Floating Island, courtesy of Haeahn Architecture

2020 IBC Logo. The 30th International Biometric Conference2020 "virtual" IBC - THANK YOU FOR JOINING US!
6 July through 31 August, 2020
XXX International Biometric Conference (IBC 2020)


Conference Information and Access to Recorded Sessions

Poster Session - View here

Future International Biometric Conferences:

2022 IBC
July 10-15 2022
XXXI International Biometric Conference (IBC 2022)

Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & Spa Hotel

Riga, Latvia

2024 IBC
Early December, 2024
XXXII International Biometric Conference (IBC 2024)
Buenos Aires, Argentina


Behavior at IBCs and Other IBS Events:

Professional conduct is expected of attendees at all IBS events. View the Statement on Professional Conduct here

Session on "The Future of Biostatistics" with Marvin Zelen, Samuel Greenhouse (chair), and two of the three invited discussants (Charles Rossiter, Bernard Greenberg, HJ Jesdinsky). Stephen Fienberg opines from the floor.IBC Toulouse 1982: Session on "The Future of Biostatistics" with Marvin Zelen, Samuel Greenhouse (chair), and two of the three invited discussants (Charles Rossiter, Bernard Greenberg, HJ Jesdinsky). Stephen Fienberg opines from the floor.

Citing Abstracts

Manual & Annexes

The IBC Conference Manual and associated annexes are provided for reference for Region and IBS volunteers involved in the management of certain aspects of the International Biometric Conference. 

Past Events