The National Convention on Statistics (NCS) was being conducted triennially pursuant PSA Board Resolution No. 01, Series of 2017 – 073, “Approving the Conduct of the National Convention on Statistics Every Three Years.”
The triennial conduct of the NCS aims to:
- provide a forum for exchanging ideas and experiences in the field of statistics and for discussing recent statistical developments and prevailing issues and problems of the Philippine Statistical System (PSS); and
- elicit the cooperation and support of statisticians and professionals in related fields from the government, academe and private sector towards a more responsive statistical system.