Mathematics in Industry Study Group (MISG) Workshop


Tuesday, 28 January 2020, 09:00 am — Saturday, 1 February 2020, 05:00 pm

The MISG workshop aims to provide practical, working solutions to real-life problems using methods from the mathematical sciences.

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Since 1984, the annual MISG workshop has brought together leading applied mathematicians, statisticians, physical scientists and engineers from universities and the public and private sectors across Australia, New Zealand and around the world to tackle complex technical problems facing Australian and New Zealand businesses and industry.

The Mathematics in Industry Study Group 2020 workshop will run daily from 9am – 5pm, from Tuesday 28 January to Saturday 1 February 2020 at NeW Space, on the corner of Hunter and Auckland Streets, Newcastle.

The workshop is FREE to attend. Register here.

As part of the workshop, a public lecture will be delivered by Professor Ryan Loxton from Curtin University of Technology, on Mathematics in Industry: Optimisation in Action - Unlocking Value in the Mining, Energy and Agriculture Industries.

This will take place at 5pm on Friday 31 January 2020 in the Hunter Room at Newcastle City Hall, 290 King Street, Newcastle.

Register for the public lecture here.