SASA will once again award a Thought Leader Award in 2016 to one of its members due to the generous sponsorship from SAS South Africa. A Though Leader is a person who has made an impact within the South African statistical community across a wide range of activities and has made significant contributions in academia, industry, government and elsewhere. The criteria include contributions and impacts made in Leadership, Knowledge Generation, Human Capital Development, Impact of the Work and Research and Attracting Funding.
We invite SASA members to submit nominations for the Thought Leader for 2016. Please also submit all supporting documents, including full CV, of the nominated person with your nomination to the SASA Past President.
2013: F Lombard
2014: R de Jongh
2015: NJ le Roux