Selected Highlights of the 2006 Joint Mathematics Meetings

San Antonio Riverwalk
Henry B. Gonzales convention Center Joint Mathematics Meetings

Over 5,000 mathematicians, exhibitors and guests attended the 2006 Joint Mathematics Meetings of the American Mathematical Society and Mathematical Association of America, held in San Antonio, Texas, January 12-15. There were nearly 1,700 presentations--invited addresses, special and contributed paper sessions, poster sessions--as well as exhibits, the Prize Session, Mathematical Sciences Employment Center, receptions, business meetings and more. The Association for Symbolic Logic, the Association for Women in Mathematics, the National Science Foundation, Pi Mu Epsilon, the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, and the Young Mathematicians Network also held meetings and hosted sessions.

See selected highlights documented in photographs:

2006 Prizewinners January 2006 Prizes, Awards and Recognitions
Exhibits Grand Opening The Exhibits
AMS exhibit area AMS Activities at the 2006 Joint Mathematics Meetings
AMS Book exhibit area Mathematical Sciences Employment Center
Lentra's Colloquium audience Invited Addresses, Other Sessions
Meeting at the message aboard Old Colleagues and New Friends
Mike Breen and game winners Who Wants to Be a Mathematician

Most of the photographs were taken by Jon King, others by Mike Breen, Brent Deschamp, Annette Emerson, Ina Lindemann and Norman Richert.

The Joint Mathematics Meetings are held for the purpose of advancing mathematical achievement, encouraging research, and providing the communication necessary for progress in the field. These meetings serve to preserve, supplement, and utilize the results of the research of mathematicians worldwide.

Information about New Orleans

The 2007 Joint Mathematics Meetings will be in New Orleans. See Highlights of the 2005 Joint Mathematics Meetings.


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