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10 Things You Can’t Miss at AN16

SIAM Annual Meeting (AN16) is right around the corner, kicking off next week in Boston! Who’s getting excited?! We sure are. In preparation, we want to tell you about the 10 things you cannot miss at the meeting – from SIAM staff. We look forward to seeing you in Boston!

  • Start off by attending the Opening Remarks and Recognition of SIAM Student Paper Prize Winners and SIGEST Authors on Monday 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM in the Grand Ballroom - Concourse Level

  • Stop by the Communication Doctors Booth on July 11th and 12th and chat with representing mathematicians, science communicators, and educators about how to turn your complex research into a story that appeals to the public - get the schedule 

  • NEW! This year the SIAM Annual Meeting will feature up to 25 e-posters. These are large electronic displays that you can plug your laptop into to show rich, interactive material at the poster session. See more information on the submissions page

  • FREEBIES! Receive a free t-shirt boasting the SIAM Journal on Applied Algebra and Geometry (SIAGA) at the SIAM booth when you sign up for e-Table of Content (eTOC) Alerts for this newest addition to the journals library

  • KARAOKE! Interested in becoming a judge or problem writer for the M3 Challenge? Join us July 13 at 8:30 pm at the historic Bell in Hand Tavern for a fun social event! Raise a glass, sing, eat some pub food, and enjoy the company and singing of your fellow M3 comrades! Past judges and problem writers are also welcome 

  • In addition to the many great invited presentations and special lectures, attend the I.E. Block Community Lecture to hear Dr. Tadashi Tokieda of the University of Cambridge discuss the puzzling nature of toy models and the science they open up (open to the general public – no registration or ticket required)

  • Don’t miss big discounts on books at the SIAM booth – 40% off for anyone buying two or more!

  • Check out SIAM’s BRAND new seven-part math modeling video series, playing at the SIAM booth

  • Stop by the Career Fair on July 11th to learn about careers in business, industry and government

  • Finally, don’t forget to follow and use the #SIAMAN16 hashtag on social media to share your AN16 experiences!

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