Coding competition for students

In the town of Gnir, there is one circular bus line served by one bus. From each station, the bus driver can drive to any of the two adjacent stations, or spend some time at the current station. During that time, exactly one person arrives at a random station, and waits for the bus in […]

Summer School in Mathematics at the Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE Budapest)

The Institute of Mathematics of the Eötvös University is organizing a one week long summer school in mathematics entitled “Higher mathematics through problem solving”. Although mathematics is much more than just going through a series of drill problems — posing new questions, building new theories, applying the existing tools to other areas of science are […]

Multivariate stable distributions in finance

My name is Szabolcs Majoros. I am from Hungary, studying Actuarial and Financial Mathematics (MSc) at Eötvös Loránd University and I wrote a paper about parameter estimation of multivariate stable distributions for TDK (Scientific Students’ Associations), which I will present at OTDK too, the national round. I got interested in stable distributions after András Zempléni […]

ECMI 2018 CONFERENCE: BUDAPEST, 18-22 June 2018

The next conference of ECMI will be held in Budapest between 18 and 22 June 2018. The conference will be organized by the János Bolyai Mathematical Society, the Institute of Mathematics at the Eötvös Loránd University  and by the Institute for Computer Science and Control. The aim of the conference is to redound the interaction […]

DSSV 2017 Conference – Lisbon, Portugal, July 12 – 14, 2017

The International Association for Statistical Computing (IASC) is pleased to announce the first conference on Data Science, Statistics & Visualisation (DSSV 2017, July 12-14 in Lisbon, Portugal) that is a satellite conference of the 61st World Statistics Congress (WSC61, July 16-21 in Marrakesh, Morocco). IMPORTANT DATES: Deadline for abstract submission: April 10, 2017 Notification of […]

ECMI 2018 announced

During the closing ceremony of the succesful ECMI 2016 conference in Santiago de Compostela the next ECMI conference was announced by Péter L. Simon, secretary-general of the János Bolyai Hungarian Mathematical Society and Professor at Eötvös Loránd Unversity. It will be held at 18-22 June 2018 in Budapest, Hungary. See you all there! Péter L. Simon, […]

The 2016 ECMI Prizes

Anile-ECMI Prize for Mathematics in Industry The Anile-ECMI Prize for Mathematics in Industry was established honouring Professor Angelo Marcello Anile (1948-2007) of Catania, Italy. It consists of a prize of 2500 Euros and an invitation to give a talk at the ECMI  conference. The prize is given to a young researcher for an excellent PhD […]

Mathematics Education for the Future Conference

Hungary Conference September 2017 The 13th International Conference of the Mathematics Education for the Future Project in Catania, Sicily September 2015, was attended by 130 people from 22 countries. The next conference will be held NEXT YEAR at Balatonfüred, Balaton lake, Hungary from September 10-15, 2017. The conference title, Mathematics Education for the next Decade, […]

Featured this week: the ECMI 2016 conference

  The 19th European Conference on Mathematics for Industry ECMI conferences are promoted by the European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry with the aim to enforce the interaction between academy and industry, leading to innovation in both fields. They are one of the main forums where significant advances in industrial mathematics are presented, bringing together […]

Deadline extended: European Summer School in Modelling, Analysis and Simulation on Crime and Image Processing

we wish to announce that we have extended the application period for the European Summer School in Modelling, Analysis and Simulation on Crime and Image Processing until 02 May 2016;  the web page at has been updated accordingly. An amended version of our original announcement can be found on the blog. Yours sincerely Andreas Muench, Jared Tanner, Gitta Kutyniok, […]