## August

Greetings from PIMS!

August 2013

5-9 August - Mathematical Congress of the Americas in

Guanajuato, Mexico

http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/130805-mca

8-10 August - Workshop on Numerical Linear Algebra and

Optimization at the University of British Columbia

http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/130808-wnlao

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

Simon Fraser University

http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/130814-sac

19-21 August Workshop on Curves and Applications at the

University of Calgary

http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/130819-wca

24-26 August - Methods and Algorithms for Genome

Evolution in Eastern Twps, QC

http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific-event/130824-mage

News

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

http://www.pims.math.ca/news/csi-cedar-science-investigators.

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 http://www.pims.math.ca/scientific/call-proposals

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.