of The International Biometric Society
An international professional and academic society promoting the development and application of statistical and
mathematical theory and methods in the biosciences. IBS was founded in 1947 and WNAR was founded in 1948.
IBS publishes the journal Biometrics, the Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental Statistics jointly with the American Statistical Association, the quarterly newsletter Biometric Bulletin and the regional
journal Biometrical Journal. It sponsors the International Biometric Conference, held every two years.