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CCDM Network To Model Emerging Infectious Diseases Receives $2.5M in Federal Funding

April 13, 2021

The Canadian Centre for Disease Modelling (centre de la modélisation des maladies, CCDM) is proud to host the One Health Modelling Network for Emerging Infections (OMNI)/RÉseau UNe seule santé sur la modélisation des InfectionS (REUNIS), led by Dr Huaiping Zhu. This cross-country network consists of more than 100 researchers and collaborators from key academic and…

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CAIMS/BIRS Effective Communication Skills for Applied Mathematicians Workshop

March 15, 2021

CAIMS and BIRS have partnered to offer the Effective Communication Skills for Applied Mathematicians (ECSAM) workshop. ECSAM is a series of live online modules for applied mathematicians, statisticians, and data scientists looking to hone their ability to communicate with the general public via live interviews, op eds, blogs, or expert witness, etc. Shari Graydon of Informed Opinions is the keynote workshop leader. ECSAM…

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Launch of the GAP Connector

March 1, 2021

CAIMS/SCMAI has launched the GAP Connector – a listing of PhD graduate students and Postdoctoral Fellows studying applied and industrial mathematics at Canadian Universities. We invite out community to search this listing when looking for new seminar speakers, invited conference talks, or other events to help connect our community across Canada.   Access the GAP…

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MSI Special Issue on SARS-Cov-2 and COVID-19

November 12, 2020

Mathematics in Science and Industry is hosting a special issue dedicated to the mathematics of SARS-Cov-2 and COVID-19.  The virus and disease have thrown a host of challenging mathematical questions into the limelight, and our goal is to gather a diverse and stimulating collection of articles on this topic within a single issue for maximum…

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CMS/CAIMS Book Series

October 14, 2020

CAIMS is happy to announce a new book series in collaboration with the Canadian Mathematical Society. CMS/CAIMS Books in Mathematics is a collection of monographs and graduate-level textbooks published in cooperation jointly with the Canadian Mathematical Society- Societé mathématique du Canada and the Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society-Societé Canadienne de Mathématiques Appliquées et Industrielles…

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BIRS Career and Innovation Hub

October 5, 2020

The Banff International Research Station (BIRS) has launched a Career & Innovation Hub running from October 16, 2020 to March 2021. The program is in partnership with the Atlantic Association for Research in the Mathematical Sciences (AARMS), Canadian Society of Applied and Industrial Mathematics (CAIMS), Data Science Nexus, University of Alberta, University of British Columbia,…

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Message from President of CAIMS/SCMAI about Racism

June 8, 2020

A message from the President and President-Elect of the Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematical Society/ Société Canadienne de Mathématiques Appliquée et Industrielle (CAIMS/SCMAI) about Racism   We are shocked and saddened at the repeated occurrences of racism in North America. CAIMS condemns all forms of racism and we are committed to be welcoming and supportive…

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CAIMS-PIMS Coronavirus Modelling Conference

May 22, 2020

CAIMS in collaboration with PIMS will be hosting a coronavirus modelling conference online, June 22-24, 2020. As many first papers are coming out exploring the new disease, this is the right time to bring researchers together to exchange ideas and collaborate. The event is free but registration is required. More details coming soon.

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Online Mathematics Seminars

May 8, 2020

Listing of Online Mathematics Seminars There is now an impressive listing of mathematical seminars available online at One can find talks of interest from a variety of fields. Browse a topic or post your remote seminar here.

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Mathematics and COVID-19 Lecture Series

May 5, 2020

Mathematics and COVID-19 Lecture Series The Canadian Centre for Disease Modeling (CDM) and the Chinese Society for Mathematical Biology (CSMB) have started a weekly online lecture series on the Mathematics of COVID-19. The lecture series will host 16 distinguished speakers on the topic. Fields Institute Schedule of Talks. contact Professor Huaiping Zhu (York University) for…

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Upcoming Deadlines for CAIMS/SIAM 2020

December 19, 2019

Upcoming Deadlines for SIAM/CAIMS 2020 The Second Joint SIAM/CAIMS Annual Meeting on July 6-10, 2020 has the following upcoming deadlines: 1. Minisymposium proposals due Jan 13, 2020. 2. Contributed lectures, posters, minisymposium abstracts due Feb 3, 2020.

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First International Women in Mathematics Day May 12 2019

May 10, 2019

May 12, 2019 is the First International Women in Mathematics day. There are hundreds of events happening world-wide throughout the month of May, including several in Canada. For more information see the official Women in Mathematics website. The date chosen to celebrate Women in Mathematics is the birthday of Professor Maryam Mirzakhani.   In 2014, Prof.…

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CAIMS-PIMS Early Career Award Presented to Dr. Bahman Gharesifard

May 7, 2019

Prof. Bahman Gharesifard of Queen’s University is awarded the 2019 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in recognition of their cutting edge work on the advancement of theory in the network sciences, and for novelty and breadth in applications in social, biological, and economic networks.

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Jianhong Wu wins the 2019 CAIMS-Fields Industrial Mathematics Prize

May 2, 2019

The Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society and the Fields Institute are pleased to announce that Prof. Jianhong Wu of York University has been awarded the 2019 CAIMS-Fields Industrial Mathematics Prize in recognition of their many contributions to dynamical systems in mathematical epidemiology and in particular, their collaborative research with public health professionals in government…

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