•Stimulate research in flexible modeling.
•Bring together researchers in the field to share their latest results.
•Identify interesting new problems and applications.
•Foster dialogue and future research collaborations.
•The paper “On families of distributions with shape parameters” (Jones, M.C., 2015, International Statistical Review, 83, 175-192) provides a core focus for the workshop which is primarily aimed at early career researchers.
•3 plenary talks.
•8 invited talks.
•2 young researcher talks.
•Poster storming and viewing sessions.
•No parallel sessions.
•All participants are expected to attend on both days of the workshop.
•Deadline postercall: 31 May 2016
•Notification of acceptance: 31 June 2016
•Deadline registration: 15 August 2016
•Deadline payment: 20 August 2016