we invite you to attend the 33rd Annual Conference of the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics. It will be held 19 - 23 August 2012 in Bergen, Norway. The conference will provide a scientific forum for international exchange of theory, methods and applications of biostatistics among clinicians, statisticians and members of other health related disciplines, such as epidemiologists, clinical chemists and clinical pharmacologists, working or interested in the field of clinical biostatistics. The conference offers a number of interesting short courses, two specialized minisymposia, as well as attractive social events. Abstract submission and registration for the conference is now open.