T4T 2022 Topology for Tomorrow Workshop

A workshop for the new generation of South African topologists, was held at AIMS South Africa 2 to 5 December 2022. The workshop was a satellite event of the annual SAMS Congress and aimed to contribute to building a cohort of future topology researchers who will work together and build further international partnerships. There were

2021 Gene Golub SIAM Summer School

Theory and Practice of Deep Learning The eleventh Gene Golub SIAM Summer School will take place from 19 – 30 July 2021 at AIMS South Africa in Muizenberg, South Africa. The focus of the school will be the theory, implementation, and application of deep learning based on neural nets with many layers. Students will learn

Online workshop: Mean Field Games and related fields

Description:This workshop will introduce participants to the theory of Mean Field Games and will lay out various research interests in the field. Mean Field Games model the dynamics of a large number of competing and rational agents. Assumed undistinguishable,  the agents seek to minimize an individual cost which depends on their over statistical distribution.  This

CIMPA School – Mathematical and Statistical Methods for Data Science

This CIMPA Research School will be held at AIMS South Africa in Cape Town from 18 to 29 July 2022 The school aims to introduce students to the mathematical and statistical underpinnings of some of the latest Data Science methods that seek to address the challenge of Big Data analysis. Target audience: Early career researchers, PhD

Virtual Mathematics in Industry Study Group 2021

1-5 February 2021 A Mathematics in Industry Study Group is a five-day workshop at which academic researchers and graduate students work collaboratively with representatives from industry on research problems submitted by local industry. Study Groups have been organized for over fifty years in many countries around the world. The first Study Group in South Africa was held in

Africa Data Science Intensive (DSI) Program 2020

The Africa Data Science Intensive Program is a hands-on skills training program in data science based on solving real-world problems. In this program you will receive exposure to the latest algorithms and techniques in data science, covering topics in Big Data, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. Unlike most courses in data science we emphasise real-world

IMU Day of Engagement

You are cordially invited to A day of engagement between the IMU Executive Committee and South African mathematicians and graduate academics. The Executive Committee of the International Mathematical Union (IMU) is visiting South Africa in February 2020. They have set aside Monday 24 February to interact with local mathematicians in a day of plenary talks,