Greetings from PIMS!


August 2013


5-9 August - Mathematical Congress of the Americas in
Guanajuato, Mexico


8-10 August - Workshop on Numerical Linear Algebra and
Optimization at the University of British Columbia


14-16 August - Selected Areas in Cryptography (SAC) at
Simon Fraser University


19-21 August Workshop on Curves and Applications at the
University of Calgary


24-26 August - Methods and Algorithms for Genome
Evolution in Eastern Twps, QC





CSI: Cedar Science Investigators – Students in the
five-week Emerging Aboriginal Scholars Camp, run by PIMS and the First Nations
House of Learning, attend English and math courses and get experience working
in university research settings


Call for proposals – PIMS welcomes applications for
support of activities in the mathematical sciences to occur after April 1,
2014. Details of these activities and of the submission process
are available at
The deadline for submission is October 1, 2013, proposals will be reviewed by
the PIMS Scientific Review Panel (SRP) in November, 2013, with awards announced
shortly thereafter. Where appropriate, cost sharing is encouraged and can
enhance the probability of success.