The workshop was held in Kolkata, India.
It consisted of a series of lectures spanning a broad range of topics of current interest in statistical modeling, data analysis and inference in environmental sciences.
Half of the invited speakers were from U.S. universities and the rest from Universities and Institutes in India.
A short course on the theme of the workshop was given by Richard Smith (SAMSI) and Douglas Nychka (NCAR) on March 2.
Chairman: Prof. Bimal K. Roy, Director, ISI
Members: Sabyasachi Bhattacharya, Arijit Chakraborty, Samarjit Das, Indranil Mukherjee, Parthanil Roy
Governor: Ashis SenGupta
This workshop was arranged under VI-MSS and was sponsored by DST and ISI (India) and NSF (USA).