On-line Programme

The programme of the meeting is now available online at including, in PDF form (with clickable llinks):
In addition the following pages from the above documents are available as web pages:
Plenary and Sectional Lectures

Mini-Symposia and Workshops
For a list see the separate Mini-Symposia and Workshops page.
Contributed Talks and Posters

As usual, there will be contributory speaker-sessions on the BAMC side of the conference, and contributory poster-sessions on both sides of the conference. The deadline of 7th February 2015 for abstract submission (previously available at has now passed.

Other Events

Public Lecture
Public Lecture, sponsored by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applicationswill be given jointly by Stephen Hawking and Michael Green at 7pm on Tuesday 31st March. Please see the Public Lecture page for more details.

150th Anniversary of the LMS
The programme on Wednesday 1st April will take the form of a celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the LMS. There will be a LMS Reception in the early evening.

Conference Dinner
On Wednesday 1st April there will be a Conference Dinner at Churchill College, with an after-dinner speech by Philip Nelson, Chief Executive of EPSRC.

Cambridge University Press Receptions
There will be an Opening Reception at the Centre for Mathematical Sciences and a Women-in-Mathematics Reception at the CUP bookshop, both sponsored by Cambridge University Press.

Special Events
There will be:
  • A special session on The Future of Proof, sponsored by The Social Machine of Mathematics, with Ursula Martin (Oxford), June Barrow-Green (Open), Tim Gowers (Cambridge), Andrew Pitts (Cambridge), and David Tranah (Cambridge University Press).
Student Prizes
There will be:
  • An IMA Lighthill-Thwaites Prize Mini-Symposium, when each short-listed candidate for the IMA Lighthill-Thwaites Prize will present a paper.
  • Students Prizes, sponsored by SIAM, for the best contributed talks and posters by students.
Stands and Exhibitions
There will be stands and/or exhibitions by:
  • Oxford University Press, including the Quarterly Journal of Mechanics and Applied Mathematics
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Springer
  • Taylor & Francis
  • Heffers - Blackwells
  • The American Mathematical Society: Bookstore
  • MathWorks
  • GCHQ
  • The London Mathematical Society
  • The Institute of Mathematics & its Applications

Draft Programme

A draft outline programme (that is subject to change) can be downloaded by clicking on the image below.