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Women of Mathematics - Cambridge exhibition opening
Tue 25 April 2017, 15:30 – 19:00 BST
Cambridge Centre for Mathematical Sciences, the Isaac Newton Institute and the Betty and Gordon Moore library are proud to take part in the 'Women of Mathematics throughout Europe' portrait exhibition, http://womeninmath.net. We launch the exhibition with an afternoon event, featuring talks from prominent Mathematicians at Cambridge University, along with a panel discussion on 'Issues affecting women in mathematics'. The event will be followed by a drinks reception, and a chance to network whilst viewing the exhibition. The event is open to all.
3:30 - 4:15 - Registration & coffee
4:15 - 4:30 - Opening
4:30 - 5:30 - Mathematical talks, Prof Anne Davis, Dr Holly Krieger, and Dr Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb
5:30 - 6:00 - Panel discussion
6:00 - 7:00 - Drinks reception and poster viewing
The 'Women in Mathematics throughout Europe' exhibition is supplemented with portraits and interviews featuring local female mathematicians from Cambridge University Centre for Mathematical Sciences. The full complement of portraits will be on display in the Isaac Newton Institute and in the Core of the mathematics building from Tuesday 25th April. Following this they will then be on display at the Betty and Gordon Moore library.
Interviews from local Cambridge based female mathematicians who are also featured in our exhibition can be found in Plus Magazine - https://plus.maths.org/content/women