### MAA MathFest

August 6-9, 2014

Portland, OR

Invited Addresses

- Bjorn Poonen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Sara Billey, University of Washington
- Ricardo Cortez, Tulane University
- Erika Camacho, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Arizona State University
- Keith Devlin, Stanford University and InnerTube Games
- Joseph Gallian, University of Minnesota Duluth
- Marie A. Vitulli,
*Emerita*, University of Oregon - Jack Graver, Syracuse University
- Mark Lewis, Cornell University
- Persi Diaconis, Stanford University

Invited Paper Sessions

- Computational Aspects of Algebra, Geometry, and Combinatorics
- Connections between Logic and Arithmetic Geometry
- Mathematical Epidemiology
- The Mathematics of Biological Fluid Dynamics
- Fast Algorithms on Large Graphs (and Matroids)
- The Eyes Have It: Mathematical Modeling of the Retina

Contributed Paper Sessions

- Recreational Mathematics: New Problems and New Solutions
- Undergraduate Research Activities in Mathematical and Computational Biology
- Curriculum Development to Support First Year Mathematics Students
- Flipping Pedagogy in College Mathematics Courses
- Open and Accessible Problems in Real or Complex Analysis
- Mathematics in Honors Programs
- More Favorite Geometry Proofs
- Project-Based Curriculum
- Undergraduate Research in Mathematics: How, When, Why
- Embodied Activities in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics
- Active Learning in Mathematics
- General Contributed Paper Sessions
- MAA Student Paper Sessions
- Pi Mu Epsilon Student Paper Sessions

Minicourses

- A Beginner's Guide to the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Mathematics
- Boolean Network Models: A Non-Calculus Introduction to Mathematical Modeling for Biology
- Enhancing Conceptual Understanding of Multivariable Calculus using CalcPlot3D for Visualization and Exploration
- Instructional Supports for Implementing Inquiry-Oriented Curricula for Linear Algebra, Differential Equations, and Abstract Algebra
- Teaching Linear Algebra with GeoGebra: Making Connections between Algebra and Geometry
- SIMIODE – Teaching Differential Equations through Modeling and Technology

### Fall Western Section Meeting of the AMS

October 25-26, 2014

San Francisco State University

Invited Addresses

- Kai Behrend University of British Columbia
- Kiran S. Kedlaya UC San Diego
- Julia Pevtsova University of Washington
- James Simons Euclidean Capital and Math for America
- Burt Totaro UC Los Angeles

Special Sessions

- Algebraic Geometry
- Algebraic Statistics
- Applications of Knot Theory to the Entanglement of Biopolymers
- Categorical Methods in Representation Theory
- Combinatorics and Algebraic Geometry
- Computational Algebraic Geometry and Applications to Science and Engineering
- Developments from MSRI Programs in Commutative Algebra and Noncommutative Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory
- Geometry of Submanifolds
- Hamiltonian Partial Differential Equations
- High-Dimensional Convexity and Applications
- Homotopy Theory
- Interactions between Knots and Manifolds
- Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations
- Polyhedral Number Theory
- Probabilistic and Statistical Problems in Stochastic Dynamics
- Recent Progress in Geometric Analysis
- Recent Progress in Harmonic Analysis and Several Complex Variables
- Topological Combinatorics and Combinatorial Commutative Algebra

Session for Contributed Papers

### Northern California Undergraduate Mathematics Conference

March 14, 2015

Saint Mary's College, Moraga, CA

Program TBA