Institute for Mathematical Innovation

IMI Launch

Wednesday 28 October 2015, 2pm onwards

The official IMI launch is taking place this autumn at the Assembly Rooms, Bath. This exciting event will:

  • set out our vision
  • involve talks on the role of modern mathematics at the science/industry interface
  • present some of Institute's research with industrial collaborators
  • inform potential partners how they can work with us

Invited guests should register using the booking form and can take advantage of a free one-to-one 15 minute consultancy session with a member of our team.

Programme 

TIme   Event  
13.30- 14.15   Registration with tea and coffee  
14.15-14.30   Welcome and introduction: Professor Anthony Dooley (IMI Director)  
14.30-14.50   Professor Julia Yeomans (University of Oxford)  
14.50-15.10   Dr Neil Viner (EPSRC)  
15.10-15.30   Dr Annette Prüss-Üstün (World Health Organisation) and Dr Gavin Shaddick (University of Bath)  
15.30-16.00   Tea and coffee break  
16.00-16.20   Professor John Toland (University of Cambridge)  
16.20-16.45   Matthew Thomas and Catherine White (University of Bath students)  
16.45-17.00   Closing remarks: Professor Dame Glynis Breakwell (University of Bath Vice Chancellor)  
17.00 onwards   Drinks and canapés reception  

Getting to the Assembly Rooms

The Assembly Rooms are a short taxi ride from Bath Spa train station and about a 15 minute walk from the train and bus station. The nearest pay and display car park to the Assembly Rooms is at Charlotte Street car park. There is virtually no onstreet parking near the Assembly Rooms but it is possible to use the Bath Park and Ride service.

Please contact the IMI Co-ordinator Dr Catrin Yeomans at imi@bath.ac.uk for further information.