PIMS - UBC Maryam Mirzakhani Day

  • Date: 05/13/2019
Speaker(s):
Anne Condon – Computer Science
Agnes d’Entremont – Mechanical Engineering
Leah Edelstein-Keshet – Mathematics
Sujatha Ramdorai - Mathematics
Melania Alvarez - PIMS 
Location: 

University of British Columbia

Description: 

In celebration of Maryam Mirzakhani (whose birthday is on May 12), this event will consist of a reception, four short talks on 'Women of the Mathematical Sciences' by faculty members from the University of British Columbia, and a panel Q&A session where the audience can interact with the four speakers on a number of topics related to women in STEM.

 

 

Program:

1. Networking and refreshments

 

2. PART 1 – Tribute to Maryam Mirzakhani

 

3. PART 2 – Panel Session: Inspiring and yet relatively unknown female mathematical scientists 

 

4. PART 3 – Open discussion and  Q&A 

 

 

Registration

Thank you for your interest in this event; however, registration is now closed. 

 

 

 

Organizers:

The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences

Other Information: 

Location: Earth Science Building Room 4133

Time: 3:00 - 4:30