2023 SCMA VIII Conference

The 2023 SCMA VIII conference will be held in-person on the Penn State University Park campus from June 12–16, 2023.

2021 Virtual Research Conference

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2021 conference.

The use of advanced statistical and machine-learning methodology in astronomical research is growing exponentially. The Statistical Challenges in Modern Astronomy (SCMA) conference series has been the premier venue for astrostatisticians to gather since the 1990s. SCMA VII was held virtually June 7–10, 2021, led by an international scientific organizing committee and hosted by the Penn State Center for Astrostatistics.

Learn more about the 2021 SCMA VII conference