About the Conference

The International Conference - ISGES 2020and 22nd Annual Conference of the Society of Statistics, Computer and Applications aims at bringing together statisticians from diverse sectors who will address the topics of global emerging scenario in the fields of Statistics, Biostatistics, Probability, Bioinformatics, and their application areas. National and international researchers, professionals, educators and students from academia, industries, government and research institutes will discuss the latest developments and challenges in statistical methods and application.

About the Department

Located on the scenic campus of the University of Pune,The department of Mathematics and Statistics was established in 1953. The department was initially situated in the main building of the University. Prof. V. S. Huzurbazar was the first head of the department. In 1962 the department was shifted to its new elegant building later named as `Wrangler Paranjapye Ganit ani Sankhyashastra Bhavan'. The department of Statistics was separated in 1976.

About the University

Savitribai Phule Pune University (formerly University of Pune), one of the premier universities in India, is positioned in the North-western part of Pune city. It occupies an area of about 411 acres. It was established on 10th February, 1949 under the Poona University Act. The university houses 46 academic departments. It is popularly known as the 'Oxford of the East'. It has about 307 recognized research institutes and 612 affiliated colleges offering graduate and under-graduate courses. According to Times Higher Education World University Ranking Savitribai Phule Pune University has been ranked No. 2 among the universities in India. The university is NAAC re-accredited at A+ level and has status of University with Potential for excellence by UGC, India. It is also DST-PURSE sponsored University. .

About Pune

Pune, a historic city, is popularly known as the cultural and education capital of Maharashtra state in India. It is also recognized as a hub for automobile and IT industries. It is home to numerous educational and research institutes of repute, including National Chemical Laboratory, National Centre for Cell Sciences, National Institute of Virology, National Aids Research Institute, Agharkar Research Institute, Center for Development of Advanced Computing, Inter University Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics, National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, Institute of Science Education and Research and many more.

Climate and Clothing

Climate in Pune during early December would be pleasant. Days would be warm with maximum temperature of about 28 degrees Celsius and nights would be cooler with a minimum temperature of about 10 degrees Celsius. Cottons during the day and light woolens during evening/night are recommended.

How to Reach

Pune is well connected by air, road and rail network.


Pune has direct flights to and from many domestic as well as some international destinations. Pune airport is located at Lohegaon at a distance of 18 kms from the Savitribai Phule Pune University Campus. The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport at Mumbai is about 175 kms (110 miles) away and it takes about 3.5 hrs to reach Pune from Mumbai through express way. Registered AC cabs also run between Mumbai airport and Pune.


There are daily and weekly trains connecting Pune to all major cities in India including Mumbai, New Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmadabad and many more.


Pune is well connected by a good road network connecting it to various cities and towns across the India. Various government as well as private agencies offer daily bus services to various destinations in the state of Maharashtra and the neighboring states. OLA, UBER, K K Travels and Cool cabs (Registered taxis) run between Pune and Mumbai.