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DAS inauguration ceremony concludes

Professor in Applied Statistics, Prof. T S G Peiris, Deputy Director General, Gamini Weerasinghe other officials at the event.
Professor in Applied Statistics, Prof. T S G Peiris, Deputy Director General, Gamini Weerasinghe other officials at the event.

The inauguration ceremony of the fifth intake of the Diploma in Applied Statistics (2017/2018 batch) conducted by the Institute of Applied Statistics Sri Lanka (IASSL) was held recently at the Main Auditorium of the OPA building, Colombo 07.
The objective of this program was to provide basic statistical knowledge, statistical concepts and data analysis skills for the students who just completed A/L with three passes irrespective of the field as well as who engaged in statistics related fields such as Data analysts, Managers, Policy makers, Researchers, Under-graduates/Graduates etc. The event was presided over by the Chairman of the Academic and Training Committee (ATC) of the IASSL, Prof. T S G Peiris and Professor in Applied Statistics.
He stressed the importance of academic qualification in statistics for professional development.
Gamini Weerasinghe, Deputy Director General, Sri Lanka Standards Institutes was the Chief Guest of the inaugural ceremony and he too highlighted his first experience in the use of statistics for quality control work.
  


 

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