The Philippine Statistical System (PSS) through the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) invites you to participate in the 10th National Convention on Statistics (NCS) which will be held on October 1 – 2, 2007 at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel, Mandaluyong City.


10th NCS Convention Papers Now Available for Download
(posted 18 October 2007)


The 10th National Convention on Statistics opens on Monday, 01 October 2007, at the Isla Ballroom of the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel, in Mandaluyong City. Registration lanes will open at exactly 7:00AM. Program proper starts at 8:30AM with the ribbon cutting of the Statistical Information Management Exhibit (SIMEx 2007). For full details of the Program and other inquiries, please call the 10th NCS Secretariat at 890-9678 / 890-9405.




10th NCS Announcement Participation Fees of Government Employees in NCS Not Covered by NBC No. 442

The NSCB is pleased to announce that according to the DBM, seminars, conferences and the like that are conducted by government institutions are not covered by NBC No. 442, as amended. Additionally, those that provide skills development/ enhancement in the area of discipline of the participant, either conducted by government institutions or NGOs/POs, are outside the ambit of NBC No. 442, as amended. In both cases, the restriction of P1,200 per day per participant will not apply. In accordance with this, the limit of P1,200 per day of participation will not apply to government employees attending the 10th National Convention on Statistics (NCS) to be held on October 1-2, 2007 at the EDSA Shangri-La Hotel, Mandaluyong City.

Student-Faculty Conference (SFC)

Under the special arrangement with the venue of the Convention, participants of the Student Faculty Conference (SFC) will be charged a discounted fee of P625.00

For students and faculty: CHED Endorsement of the 10th NCS

View: Abstracts of Papers for the 10th NCS

Press Release: NSCB Calls for Submission of Papers for the 10th NCS in October


Bulletin No. 1: Call for Papers [ 217kb]

PSA Lecture : Lecture on Sample Surveys [ 43kb]


  • Submission of abstract – extended until February 28, 2007
  • Notification of authors of accepted papers – April 16, 2007
  • Submission of final manuscripts – extended until August 31, 2007