SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES

September 18, 2014
THE FIELDS INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES
20th ANNIVERSARY YEAR
Women in the Mathematical Sciences
October 17, 2012
2012

Speaker and Talk Title

Wednesday,
October 17
4:10 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Room 6183,
Bahen Centre
(map to Bahen)

Math Colloquium: Ingrid Daubechies
Title TBA

Following the colloquium, the Fields Institute will host a reception and panel discussion on "Women in the Mathematical Sciences". All women in mathematics and related fields are invited; students are particularly encouraged to attend.

Wednesday,
October 17,
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Fields Institute
222 College Street,
Toronto (map to Fields)

Panel Discussion: Women in the Mathematical Sciences

Panelists:
Ingrid Daubechies. James B. Duke Professor of Mathematics, Duke University. President of the International Mathematical Union. Plenary Lecturer at the International Congress of Mathematicians, 1994. Emmy Noether Lecturer, 2006. Guggenheim Fellowship, 2010.

Suzanne Stevenson. Professor of Computer Science and Vice Dean for Teaching and Learning at the Faculty of Arts and Science, University of Toronto. NSF Career Award, 2000.

Megumi Harada. Associate Professor of Mathematics, McMaster University. Ontario Early Researcher Award, 2008. One of 10 finalists in TV Ontario's "Best Lecturer in Ontario 2005" competition.

Kristin Shaw. Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Toronto.

Jennifer Vaughan. PhD in Physics, Cornell University; currently a PhD student in Mathematics, University of Toronto.

Moderator: TBA

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