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The following is a list of conferences that we are aware of in the Australian region, or which may be of special interest to Australian mathematicians. A much broader list of international conferences is maintained by the American Mathematical Society.

A list of recently-held conferences, since late-2003, is maintained separately.

Regular events: ANZIAM, MISG, ANZMC

International Congresses: ICTAM 2008, AMC 2009, ICIAM 2011.


NZIMAMarsden fund - Finite Groups and Representations
14-18 January 2008; UC Edward Percival Field Station, Kaikoura, New Zealand
Finite groups, representations of groups and of related algebras.

Invited Speakers administered by the Royal Society of NZ
Contacts: Ben Martin (B.Martin@math.canterbury.ac.nz)


AMSI Logo Monash - ICE-EM/AMSI
6th Annual ICE-EM/AMSI Summer School
14 Jan - 8 Feb 2008, Monash University, Melbourne

ICE-EM logo The Summer School is designed for honours and postgraduate students in the mathematical and statistical sciences. The program consists of courses in both pure and applied mathematics and in statistics.
Contact (amsiss08@sci.monash.edu.au)


-SeaWiFS Satellite Oceanography Short Course
Satellite Sensing for Biological Oceanographers
21 Jan - 7 Feb. 2008, Griffith University Gold Coast Campus, Qld.
This course is presented by Griffith University in conjunction with Cornell University and NASA's Goddard Space Flight Centre, and will include lecturers from these organisations.
The course will be useful for postgraduate students, postdoctoral researchers and anyone who wishes to incorporate satellite data into their research.
Deadline:SeaWiFS 20 December, 2007; late applications will be accepted if space remains available.
The course is limited to 24 participants. Cost: $3500, excl. accommodation \& meals.
Contacts: Roger Cropp (r.cropp@griffith.edu.au)


- CATS 2008
The 14th Computing: The Australasian Theory Symposium
part of Australasian Computer Science Week
22-25 January 2008, University of Wollongong, NSW.
CATS is one of the two premier annual conferences in theoretical computer science in the Asia-Pacific region.
Contacts: James Harland (RMIT University)
Prabhu Manyem (University of Ballarat)


- AUSGRID
Australasian Symposium on Grid Computing and Research
part of Australasian Computer Science Week
22-25 January 2008, University of Wollongong, NSW.
Enquiries: ausgrid08@easychair.org


MISG2008 - MISG 2008
Mathematics and Statistics in Industry Study Group 2008
28 Jan - 1 Feb 2008, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia.
Hosted by the Institute of Mathematics and Applied Statistics, University of Wollongong.
 
Director: A/Professor Tim Marchant (tim@uow.edu.au)
Associate Director: Dr. Maureen Edwards (maureen@uow.edu.au)
Administrator: Ms. Joell Hall (joell@uow.edu.au)


ANZIAM logo- ANZIAM 2008
The annual meeting for Australian and New Zealand Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
3-7 February 2008; Carrington Hotel, Katoomba, NSW.
Director: Charlie Macaskill, C.Macaskill@maths.usyd.edu.au
Enquiries: Dave Galloway, d.galloway@maths.usyd.edu.au
Registration: The deadline for registration without late penalty is December 18th, 2007.
Invited Speakers


AMSI Logo - Geometry and Integrability
AMSI Workshop on Geometry and Integrability
6-12 February 2008; Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne, Victoria
University of Melbourne Logo
The aim of this workshop is to investigate interactions between two- and three-dimensional integrable lattice models and geometry and topology.
This meeting will feature lecture series on 6,7 and 8 February and contributed talks by participants on 11 and 12 February.
The lecture series are designed to range from an introductory and elementary level to a more advanced treatment.
Organisers: Jan de Gier & Hyam Rubinstein
Contact: Jan de Gier (degier@unimelb.edu.au)


University of Sydney Logo- Special Public Lecture
Structure and Randomness in the Prime Numbers
Fields medal winner: Professor Terence Tao
7 February 2008 at 5:30–6:30pm; General Lecture Theatre, Main Quadrangle, University of Sydney
The lecture will be followed by a cocktail reception.
Contact: Trixie Barretto (info@science.usyd.edu.au) — RSVP essential for catering purposes.


AMSI Logo - APWSPM 2008
4th Australian Postgraduate Workshop on Stochastic Processes and Modelling
10-13 February 2008, University of Adelaide, South Australia

Uni Adelaide logo The APWSPM is a workshop organised by postgraduate students for postgraduate students. It provides an invaluable opportunity for students researching in the area to present work at a conference. Additionally, it will allow students to develop contacts with industry, and discuss their work with current and future academics. Areas involving stochastic processes and modelling include (but are by no means limited to):
Queuing theory, Economic game theory, Financial, Telecommunication and Ecological systems modelling.

 
Plenary speakers:
Deadlines for talks/posters: 18 January 2008;   registration: 18 January 2008.
Contact: Aiden Fisher (aiden.fisher@adelaide.edu.au)
Giang Nguyen (Giang.Nguyen@unisa.edu.au)


NZIMA Logo- Whitianga08
The Annual New Zealand Phylogenetics Meeting
10-15 February, 2008; Aotearoa Lodge, Whitianga, New Zealand.
The 12th annual New Zealand meeting on the interface of mathematics and biology in the study of phylogeny, genome analysis and molecular evolution will be held at New Zealand's premier beach resort of Whitianga on the Coromandel Peninsula.
Allan Wilson Centre
Organisers: David Bryant (d.bryant@auckland.ac.nz), Allen Rodrigo (a.rodrigo@auckland.ac.nz)
Bioinformatics Institute, University of Auckland
Registration: Please note that registration to Whitianga 08 is now FULL.
The organisers are looking into ways to increase capacity; typically several places become available closer to the conference date. Interested persons may register to be placed on a waiting list.


NZIMA Logo- Workshop on Algorithmics
part of NZIMA funded Programme in Algorithmics
18-22 February, 2008; Crown Hotel, Napier, New Zealand.
Organisers: Mike Atkinson (mike@cs.otago.ac.nz)
Charles Semple (c.semple@math.canterbury.ac.nz)
Mark Wilson (mcw@cs.auckland.ac.nz)
Registration: show expression of interest -- immediately please!


BioEng logoNZIMA Logo- Workshop on Multi-scale Modelling of the Respiratory System
19-22 February, 2008; Conference Centre, Univ. Auckland, New Zealand.

Massey Maths logo


AMSI Logo - Mathematical Evolutionary Biology
Adelaide Conference on Mathematical Evolutionary Biology 2008
25-30 March 2008; Blanche Cave, Naracoorte Caves National Park, South Australia,
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This 5 day meeting is designed to bring together mathematicians and biologists from Australia and internationally, in an informal collaborative atmosphere limited to just 50 places. The meeting is closely modelled on the very successful Phylogenetics meeting series held annually in New Zealand.
We are particularly interested in talks that discuss work in progress and present current biological problems with the aim of developing new collaborative research projects and areas. Four of the leading members of the New Zealand group will help lead and direct the Naracoorte meeting, and facilitate communication between the mathematical and biological fields - identifying key conceptual and terminology differences, and over-coming the domain barriers which currently prevent interaction of these groups within Australia.

 
Key topic areas will include:
phylogenetics, evolutionary rates and dates, coalescent models, population genetics, phylogenetic networks, evolutionary theory/models, search algorithms.
 
Organisers: Prof J.P. Denier
Contact: Maria Lekis (maria.lekis@adelaide.edu.au)


U Auckland Logo- GLADE 2008
The GLADE 2008 meeting on Numerical Methods for Differential Equations, and related problems.
Conference: 14-18 July, 2008; University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Workshop: 21-25 July, 2008; University of Auckland, New Zealand.


twin towns MathSport- 9MCS -- MathSport
The 9th Australasian Conference on Mathematics and Computers in Sport
1-3 September 2008; Twin Towns Resort, Tweed Heads, NSW
Director: Dr. John Hammond (jhammond@scu.edu.au)
Accommodation bookings: Twin Towns Resort http://www.twintowns.com.au/


AustMS logo - ANZMC 2008
7th Australia – New Zealand Mathematics Convention
8-12 December 2008, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand NZMS logo
This is a joint Australia–New Zealand meeting, incorporating the 2008 Australian Mathematics Colloquium and the 2008 New Zealand Mathematics Colloquium.
 
 
Director: Rick Beatson (R.Beatson@math.canterbury.ac.nz)


International Congresses

 

- QFT-ΨDONSF logo
Motives, Quantum Field Theory and Pseudodifferential Operators Clay Institute logo
2-13 June 2008; Boston University, USA AustMS logo
The conference will explore the developing relationships among the fields of motives, quantum field theory, and pseudodifferential operators. The first week of the conference will feature introductory lectures on each of the three fields; the second will feature introductory lectures on Hopf algebras and QFT. Both weeks will also have advanced lectures on research topics.
Organisers: Alan Carey, David Ellwood, Sylvie Paycha, Steven Rosenberg
Contact: qftconference@math.bu.edu


ICTAM 2008 logo - ICTAM 2008IUTAM logo
International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
24-30 August 2008; Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide, South Australia AustMS logo
hosted by a consortium of universities in South Australia


NZIMA Logo- 4-ICC
The 4th International Conference on Combinatorial Mathematics and Combinatorial Computing
15-19 December, 2008; University of Auckland, New Zealand.


AMC 2009 logo- AMC 2009 MMS logoMinistry of Higher Education, Malaysia
The 5th Asian Mathematical Conference
November, 2009; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Universiti Sains Malaysia hosted by Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Mathematics Departments of Malaysian Public Universities,
in collaboration with Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia.
Contact: amc2009@cs.usm.my


ICIAM-11 logo - ICIAM 2011
7th International Congress in Industrial and Applied Mathematics
18-22 July 2011; Vancouver, Canada
hosted by CAIMS/SCMAI, MITACS, SIAM


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