‘Computing the Quantified Self’

to be held at AIMS South Africa in Muizenberg, 6-10 July 2015. Improved medical support for the aged, the young, the sporty and the ill is being revolutionised by a combination of new wearable devices, high tech scanning machines, plus modelling, data processing and communications. Devices can now sense your exercise and body parameters (pulse

Clinic on the Meaningful Modelling of Epidemiological Data (MMED)

The South African Centre for Epidemiological Modelling (SACEMA) invites applications to the sixth annual Clinic on the Meaningful Modelling of Epidemiological Data (MMED) being held from 1-12 June 2015 at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences in Muizenberg, Cape Town, South Africa. This two-week modelling clinic will emphasize the use of data in understanding infectious disease dynamics. The Clinic will bring

3rd International Workshop on Nonlinear and Modern Mathematical Physics

This workshop is being held in Muizenberg, Cape Town, South Africa from 9 to 11 April 2015, and co-organized by AIMS South Africa, the University of South Florida and North West University. The primary goals of the workshop are to promote and encourage cooperation, understanding and collaboration in the nonlinear mathematical physics community and to

African Workshop and Symposium on Genome-Wide Association Studies (ASGWS) for complex disease

1. Workshop information Date: April 19th – 22nd 2015 Venue: African Institute for Mathematical Sciences South Africa, Muizenburg, South Africa. http://www.h3abionet.org/medical-population-genetics-and-gwas-for-complex-diseases-2015 2. Symposium information The symposium will include a variety of keynotes, paper presentations, and posters describing dynamic research in complex diseases to identify the most promising avenues of future research to effectively associate phenotypes and phenotypes

Summer School in Mathematical Finance

The 8th Summer School in Mathematical Finance is being held at AIMS from 19 to 21 February 2015. This workshop presents a unique opportunity for 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. Intended audience Practitioners, academics, PhD (and

AIMS-Stellenbosch University Number Theory Conference

This conference will be hosted at AIMS South Africa and the goal of this conference is to give a broad perspective of areas of modern number theory and to highlight some recent advances. This conference is one of the biennial Number Theory meetings which has been held at Stellenbosch University since 1997. (Recent conferences). It is planned

Mathematics in Industry Study Group (MISGSA) 2015

The Mathematics in Industry Study Group in South Africa will take place at AIMS South Africa 6 -10 January 2015: Graduate Workshop 12 – 16 January 2015: MISG 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

Workshop on Quadratic Differentials

Held in partnership with the Clay Mathematics Institute(CMI) 4-8 January 2016 Holomorphic differentials on Riemann surfaces have long held a distinguished place in several areas of low dimensional geometry, dynamics and representation theory. More recently they have emerged in intriguing ways in the study of billiards in polygons, special (so-called Hitchin) components of representation varieties, stability

‘Explore the financial market with maths’ workshop

AIMS will host the first “Explore the financial market with maths” workshop from 24 – 28 November 2014. Use your skills in maths and statistics to find your way in the financial market.Participants will be introduced to essential concepts and main instruments in finance. They will  learn some computing skills and will use them to analyse financial