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The IMU is an international non-governmental and non-profit scientific organization. IMU's objectives are:

To promote international cooperation in mathematics.

To support and assist the International Congress of Mathematicians and other international scientific meetings or conferences.

To encourage and support other international mathematical activities considered likely to contribute to the development of mathematical science in any of its aspects, pure, applied, or educational.

ICM 2018 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1 to 9 August 2018

ICM 2018


From 1 to 9 August 2018, Rio de Janeiro will host the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) in its largest and most traditional convention center: Riocentro, in the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood. During these nine days, some of the world’s best researchers in mathematics and related areas will come together to share knowledge and take part in various activities, from prizes and technical talks to outreach events.

ICM 2018 welcoming video

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IMU-Net informs on important issues inside the IMU and major topics of general mathematical interest

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Grants and other support opportunities of IMU

See the CDC webpage for funding opportunities, requirements and deadlines.


19th International Pure Mathematics Conference 2018 (19th IPMC 2018)

Global Conference on Applied Physics, Mathematics and Computing

2nd Global Conference on Applied Physics, Mathematics and Computing

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2018 Fields Medal Symposium in honor of Maryam Mirzakhani

ECMTB 2018

11 th European Conference on Mathematical and Theoretical Biology (ECMTB 2018)

Pending Business for IMU Adhering Organizations

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Applications for IMU Membership: Oman and Uzbekistan

See the Postal Ballots for applications from Oman and Uzbekistan.

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Information on the IMU General Assembly meeting São Paulo

See AO CL 4/2018 and AO CL 5/2018 and check the status of nomination of delegates of your AO to the IMU Secretary.

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IMU Membership Dues

IMU members are requested to settle current invoices and any dues in arrears in due time.

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Contact Information

Check whether the information/data regarding your country, adhering organization, committee for mathematics, etc., are correct and submit any updates to the IMU Secretary.

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