ISLP Poster Competition 2010/2011
International contest winners

International winners were chosen at the International Statistics Institute congress held in Dublin, Ireland, August 21 to 26, 2011.

Age group 1995-1997

International contest winners – Age group 1995-1997
Country Poster name School Students
First Prize
Canada
La Pollution Lumineuse (Light pollution) Bliss Carman Middle School, Fredericton, New Brunswick Holly Ayles and Emily Baxter
Second Prize
Portugal
How the spread of dust in the atmosphere can contribute to reducing the growth of plants Third Cycle and Secondary School of S. Pedro Beatriz Rocha and Beatriz Morais
Third Prize
New Zealand
Can you predict the weather at midday by looking out your window in the morning Cashmere Primary School Christchurch Megan Snell, Jack Boyd and Mitchell Sammut
Honorable mention
Finland
Carbon dioxide emissions caused by private cars in Finland Peltolan koulu Mikko Chan and Miko Pusztai

Age group 1992-1994

International contest winners – Age group 1992-1994
Country Poster name School Students
First Prize
Finland
Recycling and waste disposal Lyseonpuiston lukio Leevi Leppäjärvi, Janne Mustaniemi and Iidaliina Uusitalo
Second Prize
Portugal
Experience "Irradiated Seeds Germination" – What is the effect of different  radiations on plant growth? Secondary School of Portela Margarida Santos and Sara Brites
Third Prize
Canada
Black Gold & Alberta’s Rivers Webber Academy, Calgary Alberta Cecilia Wright
Honorable mention
Hungary
How do we think we change our environment in Hungary? ELTE Apáczai Csere János Gyakorló gimnázium János Mena, Gábor Galgüczi and Gergely Dálya

Award ceremony at the International Statistics Institute congress held in Dublin, Ireland. Photo: International Statistical Institute website.
Award ceremony at the International Statistics Institute congress held in Dublin, Ireland.
Photo: International Statistical Institute website