Ya-xiang Yuan became the President of ICIAM on October 1, 2019. This article shares impressions of the ICIAM 2019 Congress and aspirations for the coming four years.
The next ICIAM Board meeting will take place in Glasgow (UK) on Saturday, 23 May, 2020. As usual, there will be a 2-days workshop for attendants to the Board meeting on May 21-22.
Representatives of member societies in the Board: book those dates in your agendas!
In July, Daya Reddy, current President of the ISC, sent a letter to member organizations of the International Science Council, summarizing activities of the ISC in the year since the former ICSU was reorganized to merge with the International Social Science Council.
ICIAM mourns the death of founder and former President Reinhard Mennicken.
Summary of a panel discussion at ICIAM 2019. A version of this article appeared in SIAM News, October 2019.
The International Workshop and Conference on Topology and Applications (IWCTA 2018), organized at Rajagiri School of Engineering & Technology, Cochin, India from December 5 to 11, 2018, was the final conference supported by ICIAM before the 2019 break for ICIAM 2019. This is a brief report on the event.
The announcement of the 2019 Abel Prize on March 19th was a very exciting moment: for the first time a woman would be its recipient! Karen Uhlenbeck had been chosen by the Abel Committee and that was great news.
Canadian Mathematical Society announces that its first-ever team to compete in the European Girls Mathematical Olympiad has returned from Italy, medals in hand.