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.

#### Scientific Events

PIMS-IAM Distinguished Colloquium: Stephane Popinet

##### University of British Columbia

##### November 24, 2017

Lethbridge Number Theory and Combinatorics Seminar: Sara Sasani

##### University of Lethbridge

##### November 27, 2017

Scientific Computing and Applied & Industrial Mathematics Seminar: Brian Wetton

##### University of British Columbia

##### November 28, 2017

PIMS- UBC Math Distinguished Colloquium: Marco Cuturi

##### University of British Columbia

##### November 29, 2017

#### Industrial Events

#### PIMS Collaborative Research Groups

**Geometric Analysis (2016-2019)****Geometric and Cohomological Methods in Algebra (2016-2019)****Applied Partial Differential Equations: Modeling, Analysis, and Computation (2015-2018)****Explicit Methods for Abelian Varieties (2015-2018)****Applied, Algebraic and Geometric Topology (2014-2018)****Applied Combinatorics (2014-2017)**