[grads] Fwd: Special Announcement: 2nd Graduate Student Conference in Probability at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from May 2nd to May 4th, 2008
Fred J. Hickernell
fred at math.iit.edu
Tue Dec 18 09:12:06 CST 2007
Here is an interesting conference for students.
Begin forwarded message:
> From: Elton P Hsu <ehsu at math.northwestern.edu>
> Date: December 17, 2007 6:15:37 PM CST
> To: mwp at levi.math.northwestern.edu
> Subject: Special Announcement: 2nd Graduate Student Conference in
> Probability at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from May 2nd to
> May 4th, 2008
> Reply-To: ehsu at math.northwestern.edu
> 2nd Graduate Student Conference in Probability
> University of Wisconsin-Madison from May 2nd to May 4th, 2008
> We are pleased to announce the 2nd Graduate Student Conference in
> which we will host at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from May
> 2nd to May 4th, 2008.
> 1) What is the goal of this conference?
> We give you the opportunity to practice giving a conference talk
> about your research.
> We also try to establish connections between students interested in
> the same areas, in
> order to inspire subsequent collaboration. At the end of the
> conference, you will have a
> better idea about what people in the same career stage as you are
> working on.
> 2) Who can participate?
> The conference is for graduate students or young postdocs.
> 3) Will there be funding?
> You should definitely ask your own department for financial support
> We do have funding, but most likely not enough to support everybody.
> We will try to give as many students as possible support for travel
> (Last year we covered up to $250.) We definitely will NOT offer
> financial support
> for lodging or meals. Instead, we will offer the possibility to stay
> with graduate students in Madison.
> When you fill out the registration form, indicate if you want to
> apply for funding. Again:
> We cannot guarantee funding, but we will try our best.
> 4) For more details and to register, see the conference webpage at
> Please forward this announcement to everybody who might be interested!
> We hope to see you in May,
> Arnab Ganguly
> Nicos Georgiou
> Sabrina Guettes
> Ankit Gupta
> Mathew Joseph
> Hye Won Kang
> Rohini Kumar
> Hao Lin
> Elton P. Hsu
> Department of Mathematics
> Northwestern University
> Evanston, IL 60208
> Voice: 847 491 8541
> Fax : 847 491 8906
Fred J. Hickernell, Professor and Chair
Department of Applied Mathematics, Illinois Institute of Technology
E1 Bldg Rm 208, 10 West 32nd Street, Chicago, IL 60616
Email: fred at math.iit.edu, Web: www.iit.edu/~hickerne
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