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3 April — Computer Science Distinguished Lecture Series: Monica S. Lam at the University of British Columbia
6 April — Bellingham Algebraic Geometry Seminar at Western Washington University, Bellingham
7 April — CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize Lecture: Niky Kamran at the University of British Columbia
7 April — PIMS Marsden Memorial Lecture: Mathieu Desbrun at the Instituto Nacional de Matematica Pura e Aplicada (IMPA), Rio de Janeiro
14 April — On an additive semi-graphoid model for statistical networks with application to pathway analysis at the University of British Columbia
15-16 April — PIMS Analytic RNA Combinatorics Workshop (PARC) at Simon Fraser University
18-20 April — 2014 Alberta Number Theory Days in Banff, Alberta
19-20 April — Cascade Topology Seminar at Oregon State University
20-25 April — Women in Numbers 3 in Banff, Alberta
25 April — PIMS-CSC Distinguished Speaker Series: L. Mahadevan at Simon Fraser University
Arvind Gupta, former PIMS Deputy Director, has been named UBC’s 13th President.
The CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics for 2014 has been awarded to Geoff Wild, of the University of Western Ontario.
Registration is now open for the 11th PIMS Young Researchers Conference, June 2-4, 2014 at the University of British Columbia. For information,
Susan Milner will be awarded the PIMS 2014 Education Prize at the annual Changing the Culture Conference at Simon Fraser University on May 16th, 2014.