National Statistics Conference 2012 (MyStats 2012): Enhancing National Statistics to Meet Public and Private Sectors Needs during a Period of Transformation, 7 November 2012, Sasana Kijang, Kuala Lumpur
Bank Negara Malaysia will be organising a National Statistics Conference (MyStats 2012) jointly with the Department of Statistics, Malaysia (DOSM), to be held on 7 November 2012, Wednesday, at Sasana Kijang, Kuala Lumpur. The theme of the MyStats 2012 is “Enhancing National Statistics to Meet Public and Private Sectors Needs during a Period of Transformation”.
The key objective of the MyStats 2012 is to provide a platform for statisticians, analysts, economists, policy makers, academicians and media to share, discuss and highlight statistical issues in analysis and policy formulation as well as challenges in the compilation and communication of statistics. It also aims to achieve greater collaboration between the statisticians/compilers and users of statistics in improving data compilation, communication and usage of statistics.
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3. Conference Proceedings [PDF 1.5MB]
Session 1: Statistical Best Practices Towards Improving Data Integrity
International Best Practices to Ensure Data Credibility
Paul Van den Bergh, Bank for International Settlements
Slides [PDF 71KB]
Mohd Esa Abd. Manaf, Ministry of Finance Malaysia
Session 2: Promoting Data Sharing and Communication of Statistics
Existing Legislations on Data Privacy: A Challenge to Data Sharing?
Professor Abu Bakar Munir, Universiti Malaya
Slides [PDF 515KB]
Manokaran Mottain, Alliance Investment Bank
Session 3: Bridging Statistical Gaps during a Period of Transformation
Professor Dr. Ahmad Zubaidi Baharumshah, Universiti Putra Malaysia
Panel Discussion: New Data Requirements and Standards for a Transformed Economy
Dr. Yeah Kim Leng, RAM Holdings Bhd, Slides [PDF 824KB]
Prof. Dr. Rajah a/l Rasiah, Universiti Malaya
Barry Porter, Bloomberg Business News
Dr. Roumiana Gantcheva, UNICEF, Slides [PDF 1.1MB]
Fraziali bin Ismail, Bank Negara Malaysia
For any enquiry, please contact the following officers:
- Mr. Ng Chee Shoon
03-26988044 ext 7725
- Ms. Raja Aiysha Safia Raja Zainal Raffik
03-26988044 ext 8387