# News & Updates

Prof. Catherine Sulem Named Winner of the 2020 CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize

The 2020 CRM-PIMS Fields Prize is awarded to Prof. Catherine Sulem of the University of Toronto. The prize was awarded by a high-level international committee chosen by the three institutes. The...

Semaine d'Ã‰tude Maths-Entreprises / Industrial Problem Solving Workshop (IPSW) - January 2020

Concept: The SEME aims to create exchanges between industry and the academic world through a week of work on problems posed by industrialists and requiring innovative mathematical approaches. How to...

Callysto Canada: Providing Funding for Coding & Computational Thinking Activities in Classrooms Across Canada

Callysto Canada: Providing Funding for Coding & Computational Thinking Activities in Classrooms Across Canada The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences in partnership with Cybera, is pleased...

In Memoriam: Professor William Aiello

It is with profound sadness that we learned about the recent passing of Professor William (Bill) Aiello. Bill was active in our UBC site PIMS NSERC renewal committee. He brought lots of good ideas...

PIMS Invites 2020 Activity Proposals

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) invites applications for support of activities in the mathematical sciences to occur after April 1, 2020. Here are just some of the...

2019 PIMS-UBC Mathematical Sciences Young Faculty Award: Call For Nominations

This prize was created by two founding donors, Anton Kuipers and Darrell Duffie, to recognize UBC researchers for their leading edge work in mathematics or its applications in the sciences...

2020 CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize: Call for Nominations

The Centre de recherches mathÃ©matiques (CRM), the Fields Institute, and the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) invite nominations for the joint CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize, awarded in...

Ã‰tienne Ghys: A life Less Ordinary.

In May 2019, Ã‰tienne Ghys visited Vancouver for a PIMS sponsored mathematics tour of the city. He took time out of his packed schedule to talk to PIMS about his life and work. Click here to read the...

Marni Mishna Appointed PIMS Deputy Director

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences is pleased to announce that Dr. Marni Mishna has been appointed PIMS Deputy Director effective as of July 1, 2019. Marni Mishna is a Professor of...

Jamie Mulholland awarded the 2019 PIMS Education Prize

The 2019 PIMS Education Prize is awarded to Jamie Mulholland in recognition of his important work on mathematics outreach and popularization. Jamie Mulholland is a Senior Lecturer at SFU and has won...

Important Security Information

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences (PIMS) has learned that our invited speakers may have been contacted by companies or individuals claiming to be affiliated with PIMS and offering...

Call for Participation at Summer School on Random Walks and Complex Networks in Nice

Call for participation at summer school on random walks and complex networks in Nice As part of the PIMS-CNRS collaboration, PIMS supports the participation of two master or PhD students (CAD 1250...