The Second Pacific Rim Mathematical Association Congress (PRIMA-2013)
Month: June 2013
Date: June 24--28
Name: The Second Pacific Rim Mathematical Association Congress (PRIMA-2013)
Location: Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.
PRIMA is an association of mathematical sciences institutes, departments and societies from around the Pacific Rim, established in 2005 with the aim of promoting and facilitating the development of the mathematical sciences throughout the Pacific Rim region. Its congress is held every four years. The first congress was held in 2009 in Sydney, Australia. The second PRIMA congress in Shanghai will feature 2 public lectures and 11 plenary speakers from distinguished mathematicians, and 23 special sessions covering all major areas of mathematics. The conference also welcomes contributed talks and other participants.
The NSF has awarded a substantial grant for travel by scientists at US universities to the PRIMA Congress in Shanghai. You do not need to be a US citizen to apply. For further information and application details, please see
http://www.mathprograms.org/db/programs/152. Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are especially encouraged.