This month the Women in Mathematics Special Interest Group Newsletter features some events that you may be interested in.


Women in Mathematics Mid-Year Gatherings

  • WIMSIG gatherings are held mid-year and end-of-year in as many cities as we have volunteer organisers.
  • These get-togethers are a great opportunity to meet other mathematicians, build informal networks, and support each other.
  • Interested people of all genders are welcome.
  • Catering is provided so please RSVP to the local event organiser.
  • Download the poster (PDF, 398KB).


  • Friday 22 May, 12:00pm-2:00pm (AEST)
  • UNSW Mathematics Department
  • Tea Room in the Richard Berry building
  • Organised by: Deborah Cromer


  • Thursday 11 June, 12:00pm (AEST)
  • University of Tasmania, Sandy Bay campus
  • RSVP: Barbara Holland


  • Friday 12 June, 1:00pm-2:30pm (AEST)
  • RMIT, School of Mathematics (Building 8, Level 18, Room 9)
  • RSVP: Arathi Arkala


  • Tuesday 16 June, 2:30pm-3:30pm (AEST)
  • Australian National University, Common Room, 1st floor, John Dedman Building
  • RSVP: Joan Licata


  • Wednesday 17 June, 10:00am (CST)
  • UniSA, Mawson Lakes Campus, V1-04
  • RSVP: Bronwyn Hajek



  • Date: TBA (in conjunction with CONASTA)
  • Curtin University (Bentley Campus), Department of Mathematics and Statistics
  • RSVP: Heather Lonsdale

AMSI Winter School 2015

Workshop on Geometric Quantisation – July 2015

  • The IGA/AMSI Workshop on Geometric Quantisation will be held at The University of Adelaide from July 27-31, 2015.
  • The workshop features a large number of well-known international speakers, including several female invited speakers.
  • A highlight of the workshop will be a talk by the world-renowned female mathematician Prof Michèle Vergne.

Annual Meeting of the Australian Mathematical Society 2015

Do you have an event you’d like promoted?

  • We would be happy to advertise to our membership any conference or workshop that has specific and suitable measures in place to increase female participation.
  • See the WIMSIG Events page for an advice sheet for event organisers.
  • If you would like your event to be advertised to the WIMSIG membership, please contact the group’s webmaster, Amy Glen.