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Call for speakers, Bridging the Gap

Modified: October 18, 2016

Northwestern’s Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is looking for speakers for the first ever “Bridging the Gap” seminar this fall. The seminar will take place on November 10th from 12-1pm, and is intended to highlight the broad applications of mathematics to diverse disciplines.

SIAM is looking for two student speakers to each give a 15 minute presentation of their research. SIAM is seeking presentations of work that:

  • Use math 
  • Apply math to a real world problem
  • Appeal to a general audience
  • Are understandable to people outside of the specific field
  • Are from ANY quantitative discipline
If you are interested in applying, please send a brief abstract of your talk to northwestern.siam.group@gmail.com. Applications should be submitted by October 28th
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