The European Mathematical Society
Report by Andreas Griewank (April 2013)
- Co-organized round table on the role of mathematics in the emerging economies at 6EMS in Krakau, June 2012.
- Got appointed to the editorial board of SIAM News and wrote an article with Neela Nataraj of IIT Mumbai on the role of mathematics in the emerging economies.
- Was responsible for support of participants from developing countries at International Symposium of Mathematical Programming in August 2012 in Berlin.
- Collected some 200 books from Springer and other publishers at the end of 6EMC and ISMP. Am in the process of distributing them.
- Participated as invited speaker at annual SAMSA conference in Lilongwe Malawi November 2012.
- Got elected to the SIAM Council with the expressed intention to further the goals between SIAM and science in the developing countries.
- Organized an application to the ACP Science and Technology Program of the EU with partners in Senegal, Cameron, Kenya, Uganda, and Malawi. Title: Value chain analysis, management, optimization and sustainability. Sum 1. Million Euros.
- Participated in the 6-th World Congress on 21-st Century Mathematics in Lahore Pakistan as invited speaker. Got to thank the organizers on behalf of the foreign participants. vWill participate in PACOM 2013 in Abuja Nigeria as invited speaker and representative of ICIAM, EMS, DMV, and GAMM.
- Graduated Egyptian PhD student.
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