To: All Plenary and Invited Speakers

As was announced earlier, you are requested to submit a paper for the Special Volume to emerge from the papers related to the International Conference on Multivariate Statistical Methods, held during Dec 28-29, 2006, at Kolkata. After peer-reviewing and refereeing by international experts of our editorial board, selected papers will appear in this volume which is slated to be one in the 22-volume set being released by Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) and to be published by World Scientific Publn, Singapore, to mark the Platinum Jubilee celebration of ISI. The paper should be typed in TeX and preferably should not exceed 25 pages in 12pt font size. A .pdf/.ps version of the paper should be initially submitted (the .tex version will be required for the finally accepted version). The deadline for submission of such papers is February 28, 2007, and the target date of submission of the final volume to the publishers is June 1, 2007.