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Annual Meeting


Each year CAIMS/SCMAI hosts an annual meeting for all members. This meeting is one of the central activities of CAIMS and has been held for over 30 years. The annual meeting covers all areas of applied and industrial mathematics with high profile speakers invited to give keynote addresses on currently active thematic areas.

CAIMS Annual Meeting 2019

The Annual Meeting  of the Canadian Society of Applied and Industrial Mathematics (CAIMS 2019) will take place at the Whistler Conference Centre in Whistler, British Columbia, from June 9-13, 2019.

Scientific Themes

  • Compressed Sensing/Data Science (Ben Adcock, SFU)
  • Scientific Computing (Steve Ruuth and Manfred Trummer, SFU)
  • Math Biology & Mathematics in Health Sciences (Caroline Colijn, SFU)
  • Fluid Dynamics/Industrial Applications (Huaxiong Huang, Fields & York Univ)
  • Applied PDEs (Slim Ibrahim, UVic, and Weiran Sun, SFU)
  • Mathematical Finance (Anthony Ware, UCalgary)

Keynote Speakers

  • Joel Tropp, California Institute of Technology
  • Anna-Karin Tornberg, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
  • Rebecca Hoyle, University of Southhampton
  • Jun Zhang, New York University & Courant Institute
  • Catherine Sulem, University of Toronto
  • René Aïd, Université Paris-Dauphine

Conference Schedule (New!)

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We have reserved a block of rooms at the Delta Hotels Whistler Village Suites at a very attractive rate.  Please use this link for the conference rate and make your reservations by March 31, 2019.


Most participants will fly into YVR International Airport. You can book transportation from there to Whistler Village at the Whistler Shuttle site.  Whistler Shuttle will track your flight, and meet and greet you at the airport. To catch a same-day shuttle to Whistler please plan to arrive before 8pm PDT. Another provider is Skylynx; please check departure times.  Alternatively you can rent a car at the airport. The drive from the airport to Whistler is a little over 2 hours, depending on traffic.


Attendees Fee
CAIMS Members $450
Non-Members** $525
Students and Postdocs $275

**includes CAIMS membership until December 2020.

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Conference registration includes one banquet ticket, Welcome Reception, coffee breaks, and wireless Internet access at the conference venue.


Mini-symposia, Contributed Talks and Posters

If you like to submit a contributed talk or poster, please use the submission form below.  Participants who have been invited by organizers of mini-symposia, please use the same submissions link. Please refer to the deadlines for submission below. Note that for scheduling reasons, the deadline for contributed talks and posters are earlier than that for mini-symposia. The contributed session holds on Monday, June 10. The poster session holds on Tuesday, June 11. 

Calendar & Submissions

Your completed abstract should look like this sample.
Then submit your abstract here.
Abstract submission for contributed talks and posters closes on March 31, 2019.
Abstract submission for mini-symposia closes on April 30, 2019.
Conference runs June 9-13, 2019.