Events & Key Dates

We offer a lively program of conferences, seminars, and workshops, many of which are open to the wider community.

For a more complete list of Research Seminars & Talks, please head over to our Research Groups page where each group keeps an updated list of their research events.

Past Special Talks/Events

April 25-27, 2019

BC UMSC 2019

British Columbia Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics Conference

October 15, 2018

2018 Putnam Competition

Thirteen students sat the 2018 Putnam competition:






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


"Remembering Shannon" with Robert Calderbank, Duke University;  AND 
"Of Heartbeats, Bones and Brushstrokes" with Ingrid Daubechies, Duke University