MAC-MIGS Industry Sandpit Afternoon 2 - 29 November 2019

On Friday 29th November, ICMS will host the second MAC-MIGS Industrial Sandpit afternoon at ICMS, Bayes Centre, 47 Potterrow, Edinburgh EH8 9BT.

MAC-MIGS is the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Mathematical Modelling, Analysis and Computation at the Maxwell Institute Graduate School.

This will involve a series of presentations by industry/cross discipline partners. These presentations will give an overview of the type of mathematical problems being tackled/considered in Industry.

There is scope for the problems being presented to be developed further either via

  • a student group project
  • an extended student project
  • an exemplar problem during the 2020 ICMS Modelling Camp.
  • PhD project sponsorshop.

To book a place, please complete the registration form. It would be useful if people could confirm whether they plan to attend lunch on the registration form.

The provisional programme for the afternoon is below.

12:00 - 13:00

Arrival Coffee/Lunch

13:00 - 13:15

Welcome/Introduction

13:15 - 13:40

Brainnwave

13:40 - 14:05

IBM

14:05 - 14:30

NHS Scotland

14:30 - 14:55

Tea/Coffee break

14:55 - 15:20

Moodys

15:20 - 15:45

Oliver Wyman

15:45 - 16:00

Session Wrap Up

16:00 - 17:00

Reception/Informal Discussions