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# Past Department talks & Events

### March 18-19, 2023

### MARCH 07, 2023

ASB 10900

12:30pm - 1:30pm

### Math Department Colloquium

#### Speaker: Dr Nathan Ilten

Title: POLYNOMIALS, POLYTOPES, AND GEOMETRY

### JANUARY 31, 2023

### Towards a combinatorial understanding of transcendental functions

### Speaker: Dr. Marni Mishna

### JANUARY 25, 2023

### Infectious disease management under climate change: Models and applications

### Speaker: Váleri Vásquez, PhD Candidate at the University of California Berkeley

### NOVEMBER 29, 2022

### Kinetic Inverse Problems

### Speaker: Dr. Weiran Sun

### October 25, 2022

### Mathematical Method and Models to Learn About Virus Transmission From Sequence Data

### Speaker: Dr. Caroline Colijn

### June 15-24, 2020

### June 4-14, 2020

### June 9-13, 2019

### June 3-7, 2019

### May 28-31, 2019

### April 25-27, 2019

### BC UMSC 2019

British Columbia Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics Conference

### October 15, 2018

### September 25, 2017

__Jonathan Borwein Commemorative Conference__

The University of Newcastle will be holding a conference to commemorate the life and work of Laureate Professor Jonathan Borwein, who passed away unexpectedly in 2016.

Highlights include a public lecture by Keith Devlin (Stanford University), talks by Terry Rockafellar and Bruce Berendt, and a fantastic Night of Magic.

### November 25, 2016

__PIMS-SFU 20th Anniversary Celebration__

"Data Driven Medicine" with Nataša Pržulj, University College London

### October 6, 2016

__AFTERNOON ON THE MATHEMATICS OF DATA AND INFORMATION__

"Remembering Shannon" with Robert Calderbank, Duke University; AND

"Of Heartbeats, Bones and Brushstrokes" with Ingrid Daubechies, Duke University