The PIMS mandate is to promote excellent research and applications of the mathematical sciences, to facilitate the training of highly qualified personnel, to enrich public awareness of and education in mathematics and to create partnerships with similar organizations around the world.

#### High Profile Events

9th Annual Richard & Louise Guy Lecture: Robert Eugene Megginson

##### University of Calgary

##### September 18, 2014

PIMS/UBC Distinguished Colloquium: Alexander Lubotzky

##### University of British Columbia

##### September 19, 2014

Hugh C. Morris Lecture: Cedric Villani (University of Lyon & Institut Henri PoincarĂ©)

##### University of Victoria

##### November 14, 2014

#### Scientific Events

Diff. Geom, Math. Phys., PDE Seminar: Henri Berestycki