AWM Activities at SIAM Annual Meeting
Monday, July 11 – Tuesday, July 12, 2016 (place: Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston, MA)AWM Workshop at SIAM
In 2016, the workshop, supported by the AWM ADVANCE grant, will consist of two research minisymposia focused on Dynamical Systems with Applications to Biology and Medicine organized by Laura Ellwein, Trachette Jackson, Ami Radunskaya and Eva Strawbridge, a Poster Session for graduate students and an informational minisymposium directed at starting a career. Selected junior and senior women from the Research Collaboration Conference for Women (RCCW) WhAM! will give 20-minutes talks in the two research minisymoposia on Dynamical Systems with Applications to Biology and Medicine.
As part of the workshop there will be a Poster Presentation and Competition. A team of judges will select the top poster. The winner will be offered a prize of a visit to a North American Mathematical Sciences Institute event with basic expenses paid. The prize visit will normally occur within a year of the date of the poster competition unless there are unusual circumstances. The Mathematical Sciences Institutes with the help of Dr. Leslie Hogben, AIM, and Dr. Ulrica Wilson, ICERM, Co-Chairs of the Mathematical Sciences Institute Diversity Committee will work with the recipient of the top poster award to find the best opportunity available for that poster presenter. SIAM.
2016 AWM at SIAM Program Schedule
AWM-SIAM Sonia Kovalevsky Lecture
AWM and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
established the annual Sonia Kovalevsky Lecture to highlight significant
contributions of women to applied or computational mathematics. The first
lecture took place in 2003 and has since been given each year at the SIAM
The SIAM Annual Meeting will be held in Boston