© 2020 by IOMW Conference Organization Committee


Objective Measurement


April 14-17, 2020

The new deadline for submissions is February 2nd.
IOMW 2020 will be held in Berkeley on April 14 to 17, 2020 at the University of California, Berkeley (25-minute train ride from AERA/NCME 2020 location in San Francisco, CA).
Here is the link to our Call for Proposals.
The proposal submission page is now open!
The deadline for proposal submissions has been extended to February 2, 11:59 PM Pacific Time.
Proposals will be accepted until February 2nd at 11:59 PM Pacific Time. 
IOMW Registration will be open in January. A tentative schedule can be found here.
Luca Mari and Neal Kingston will be invited keynote speakers in IOMW 2020!

Luca Mari (MS in physics, University of Milan, Italy, 1987; Ph.D. in measurement science, Politecnico di Torino, Italy, 1994) since 2006 has been a Full Professor of measurement science with Università Cattaneo - LIUC, Castellanza, Italy, where he teaches courses on measurement science, statistical data analysis, and system theory.

Neal Kingston, Ph.D., is a University Distinguished Professor at the University of Kansas in the Research, Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics track of the Educational Psychology and Research Program and Director of the Achievement and Assessment Institute. His research focuses on large-scale assessment, with particular emphasis on how it can better support student learning through the use of learning maps and diagnostic classification models. 

What is IOMW?

The IOMW seeks to foster discussion and scholarship on high-quality, rigorous measurement practices in any field. 

It convenes every two years and draws experts and practitioners from around the world to share work in the areas of:

  • Measurement in human sciences: education, medicine, licensure, surveys

  • Philosophy of measurement

  • Objectivity-oriented models and methodologies

General Inquiries

If you have any general inquiries about IOMW 2020, you can contact the organization committee:

Veronica Santelices — Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile 

Perman Gochyyev University of California, Berkeley

Yukie Toyama  University of California, Berkeley

David Torres Irribarra  Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile 

Mark Wilson  University of California, Berkeley