Symposium for South Asian Women in Mathematics
October 12, 2017 - October 15, 2017
The purpose of this event is to promote scientific communication in mathematics among the women and establish a mathematical network for sharing and communicating with women mathematicians, experts and organizations with similar goals in this region.
This symposium will bring together leaders of professional organizations for women working in the mathematical sciences, particularly in mathematics research and mathematics education. Participants will have the opportunity to interact and share their research work in both pure and applied fields of mathematics, they will discuss how to support and promote researchers and professionals in the respective countries, and they will exchange experiences with outreach activities for female students.
A major goal of the Symposium is to strengthen and create opportunities for women in mathematics in Nepal. Another goal is to create a regional nucleus for women in mathematics.