International Congress of Women Mathematicians in Seoul

01/06/2014

International Congress of Women Mathematicians in Seoul

The International Congress of Women Mathematicians 2014 (ICWM 2014) is an associated meeting of the 27th *International Congress of Mathematicians 2014 (ICM 2014) which will be held from August 13-21, 2014 in Seoul, Korea.

The ICWM 2014 meeting will consist of two days of activities. The first day of activities are scheduled from 8 am to 5 pm on August 12th at Ewha Womans University.  The second day of activities are scheduled from 1 pm to 9 pm on August 14th at the COEX convention center where ICM takes place.

 

On the first day, five colloquium style talks will be given by leading women mathematicians from around the world invited at the recommendation of 16 international members of the ICWM 2014 Program Committee organized by the International Mathematical Union. In addition, there will be a poster session highlighting the latest research of selected attendees of the meeting and a panel discussion session, ICWM-Forum, highlighting important issues surrounding women mathematicians.

For the second day of activities at the COEXconvention center, two more colloquium style invited talks, KWMS and IMU special program sessions, and ICWM banquet are planned. The banquet is scheduled from 7 pm to 9 pm immediately following the ICM organized 2014 Emmy Noether Lecture.

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