Software Engineering for Applied Mathematical Sciences Workshop

Dec 7, 2018 | Take your scientific programming to a new level! 26 November – 7 December 2018 You have learned to program and done some basic research with that skill – now what? Are you ready to turn your work into a library for others to use? Do you need to move an analysis from

CIMPA School – Topics in Ring Theory

Topics in Ring Theory is a CIMPA Research School that will be held in Cape Town from 16 to 28 July 2018. The school is aimed at Master’s and PhD students who want to learn about and engage in some active areas of contemporary algebra. For more information please visit

AIMS-DISCnet School 2018

AIMS South Africa, in partnership with UK-based DISCNet, hosted a Data Science School from 13 to 15 June 2018 at AIMS South Africa, Cape Town. The school was aimed at Master’s and PhD students from all fields involving data intensive research. The school was highly interactive, focusing on a mixture of lectures and tutorials, taught

Clinic on Meaningful Modeling of Epidemiological Data

The ninth annual Clinic on the Meaningful Modeling of Epidemiological Data (MMED) will be held from 28 May to 8 June 2018 at AIMS South Africa in Muizenberg, South Africa. MMED is a 2­‐week modeling clinic that emphasizes the use of data in understanding infectious disease dynamics. Participants conduct modeling projects informed by epidemiological data that address

Data Science Workshop 2018

The annual AIMS Data Science Workshop will be held in Muizenberg, Cape Town, from 9 to 13 April 2018. This workshop will introduce its participants to Data Science, which is very a hot area of research and application both in academia and industry and may go by any of the following names: big data, data

Summer School and Research Workshop on Mathematical Finance

The Summer School and Workshop will bring to South Africa several leading academic exponents of the fast-growing field of Mathematical Finance, and presents a unique opportunity to local practitioners, academics and students to interact with international leaders in research on topics and modelling techniques current in the South African and international financial markets. Summer School:

Workshop for African Women in Discrete Mathematics and its Applications

This workshop on discrete mathematics and its applications was hosted at AIMS South Africa from 24 to 26 January 2018 and featured talks by women on their research in various areas of graph theory, combinatorics, and discrete optimization, each in-cluding some introduction for the non-expert. The main goals of the workshop were to build a

Workshop on Topology and Topological Groups

This workshop will focus on recent developments in the area of topological groups, due to the presence of new connections between measure theory, combinatorics and homology in the theory of topological groups. Please click here for more information.

African Regional Workshop of the Gender Gap in Science Project

From 1-2 December 2017 the regional workshop in Africa for the project ‘A Global Approach to the Gender Gap in Mathematical and Natural Sciences: How to Measure It, How to Reduce It?’ was hosted at AIMS South Africa. Gender equality and inclusion is of vital importance to the work of AIMS, where 30% of all