Mathematics in Industry Study Group (MISGSA) 2019

The Mathematics in Industry Study Group 2019 Monday 14 January – Friday 18 January 2019 A Mathematics in Industry Study Group is a five-day workshop at which academic researchers and graduate students work collaboratively with representatives from industry on research problems submitted by local industry. Study Groups have been organized for over forty years in many countries around

Data Science Intensive Program

Oct 19, 2018 | Past workshops The Data Science Intensive (DSI) program, was an 8-week hands-on skills training program in data science based on solving real-world problems. Participants received exposure to the latest algorithms and techniques in data science, covering topics in Big Data, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. The program took place in Cape Town from

Software Engineering for Applied Mathematical Sciences Workshop

Dec 7, 2018 | Take your scientific programming to a new level! 26 November – 7 December 2018 You have learned to program and done some basic research with that skill – now what? Are you ready to turn your work into a library for others to use? Do you need to move an analysis from

CIMPA School – Topics in Ring Theory

Topics in Ring Theory is a CIMPA Research School that will be held in Cape Town from 16 to 28 July 2018. The school is aimed at Master’s and PhD students who want to learn about and engage in some active areas of contemporary algebra. For more information please visit

AIMS-DISCnet School 2018

AIMS South Africa, in partnership with UK-based DISCNet, hosted a Data Science School from 13 to 15 June 2018 at AIMS South Africa, Cape Town. The school was aimed at Master’s and PhD students from all fields involving data intensive research. The school was highly interactive, focusing on a mixture of lectures and tutorials, taught

Clinic on Meaningful Modeling of Epidemiological Data

The ninth annual Clinic on the Meaningful Modeling of Epidemiological Data (MMED) will be held from 28 May to 8 June 2018 at AIMS South Africa in Muizenberg, South Africa. MMED is a 2­‐week modeling clinic that emphasizes the use of data in understanding infectious disease dynamics. Participants conduct modeling projects informed by epidemiological data that address

Data Science Workshop 2018

The annual AIMS Data Science Workshop will be held in Muizenberg, Cape Town, from 9 to 13 April 2018. This workshop will introduce its participants to Data Science, which is very a hot area of research and application both in academia and industry and may go by any of the following names: big data, data

Summer School and Research Workshop on Mathematical Finance

The Summer School and Workshop will bring to South Africa several leading academic exponents of the fast-growing field of Mathematical Finance, and presents a unique opportunity to local practitioners, academics and students to interact with international leaders in research on topics and modelling techniques current in the South African and international financial markets. Summer School:

Workshop for African Women in Discrete Mathematics and its Applications

This workshop on discrete mathematics and its applications was hosted at AIMS South Africa from 24 to 26 January 2018 and featured talks by women on their research in various areas of graph theory, combinatorics, and discrete optimization, each in-cluding some introduction for the non-expert. The main goals of the workshop were to build a