Sven Leyffer

Sven Leyffer is a senior fellow of the University of Chicago/Argonne Computation Institute. He is the current ICIAM Secretary.

Call for Nominations for ICIAM Secretary

ICIAM is soliciting nominations for an ICIAM Secretary to serve from 2022 to 2027, renewable for another four-year term.

The 2021 ICIAM Board Meeting

A report on the 2021 ICIAM Board meeting.

Call for Nominations: President-Elect of ICIAM

A new President-Elect of ICIAM will be elected this year, and we invite member societies to nominate candidates for President. Nominations should be sent to the ICIAM President ( or Secretary ( before August 15th, 2021. Please provide the full name, affiliation, and email address of the nominee with the nomination.

Announcement: The 2021 ICIAM Board Meeting

The Board meeting will be held on October 30th in Tokyo. We are still uncertain as to whether the meeting will be in-person, virtual, or mixed, and we hope to make a decision by July 15th. In case of an in-person Board meeting, we are also discussing arrangements for virtual access for members who otherwise cannot attend due to travel restrictions. The vote for ICIAM President-Elect will be held electronically to comply with our Bylaws (which state the the new President-Elect takes office on October 1st).


ICIAM Secretary's Message: "2020 ICIAM Board Meeting"

Dear Presidents and Representatives of ICIAM Members,

Due to the continuing COVID-19 situation, the ICIAM Officers have decided to hold the next ICIAM Board meeting via a zoom call on Saturday, September 26, 2020, at noon CEST (GMT+2, 5am Chicago time, 10pm Auckland time). The meeting will last about two hours to accommodate the different time zones of our members. Consequently, we will concentrate on the main topics.

ICIAM Board Meeting and Pre-Proposal Dates Changed

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we have decided to postpone the ICIAM Board meeting to September 26. The Board meeting will be preceded by a Workshop on Industrial and Applied Mathematics at Strathclyde University in Glasgow on September 24-25.