Provisional program and expected speakers

The agenda is not final and it is subject to minor changes or additions


Olav Ljones

Retired from Statistics Norway

Degree in Economics University of Oslo 1970 Employed In Statistics Norway 1971 . 2016 Research Department 1971 - 1994 Deputy Director Head of Department of Economic Statistics 1994-2008 Deputy Director General 2008 - 2015 President og IAOS 2006-2008 Member of several Statistical committees UN, OECD and Eurostat.


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