ICMS Public Events - 2020

 

The ICMS public lecture recordings are available here.


A public lecture by Nira Chamberlain, President of the IMA
July 2020

Black Heroes of Mathematics




Recording available here

There were several requests for links to resources during the talk. Nira has provided several.

The powerpoint can be found in this blog

http://www.nirachamberlain.com/uncategorized/the-black-heroes-of-mathematics/

An older version of the Black Heroes Music video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o4SirMzizoo

For those who are interested in talks in Schools, contact and register with Speakers for Schools

https://www.speakersforschools.org/

Nira's profile

https://www.speakersforschools.org/speakers/dr-nira-chamberlain/

Nira's speaker’s for schools Vtalk

https://www.speakersforschools.org/vtalks/dr-nira-chamberlain/

 

A public lecture by Katie Steckles, Sheffield Hallam University, freelance maths communicator
June 2020

Maths' Greatest Unsolved Puzzles


Here is a link to Katie's webpage.


A public lecture by Deirdre Hollingsworth, University of Oxford
June 2020

The Mathematics of Lifting the COVID-19 Lockdown




Recording available here

 

Film Screening at ICMS

May 2020

The Mathematical Vision of Maryam Mirzakhani

Many thanks to  Zala Films for making this film available. Zala Films is supporting the May 12th initiative of the International Mathematical Union’s Committee for Women in Mathematics, which each year brings together virtual or local events celebrating women in mathematics. 

A public lecture by Vicky Pope, UCL
April 2020

Climate Change: how can mathematics help us to respond?



Recording available here