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Call for nominations: The Euler, Hall, Kirkman, and Stanton Medals and Honorary Fellows

 Call for Nominations: The Euler, Hall, Kirkman, and Stanton Medals and Honorary Fellows Until 31 December 2022, nominations are invited for the 2022 Medals of the ICA, and for Honorary Fellowship in the ICA. A nomination for a medal or for Honorary Fellowship is to be made by at least two nominators. Each nominator must be an Associate Fellow, Fellow, or Honorary Fellow of the ICA. Nominees must not be members of the ICA Council as of the closing date of nominations; nominees for the Euler, Hall, and Kirkman medals must not be Honorary Fellows. Normally, nominees must also meet the eligibility requirements given below, although documented career interruptions are taken into account when assessing eligibility. Each nomination must include a complete curriculum vitae, list of publications, and a letter of support. The letter of support must provide details of the extent and importance of the nominee's contributions in relation to the selection criteria, and include a summary of up t

Conference announcement: 34 MCCCC October 21-23

  The 34th Midwest Conference on Combinatorics and Combinatorial Computing (MCCCC)  will be held October 21-23, 2022 on the campus of Illinois State University (Normal).  Invited Speakers Include: Brian Alspach ,  University of Newcastle, Australia; Marijn Heule,  Carnegie Mellon University, USA; Mariusz Meszka,  AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland; Anita Pasotti,  University of Brescia, Italy;    Wannasiri Wannasit,  Chiang Mai University, Thailand;   Anna Weigandt,  Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; We invite the participants to give a 20-minute contributed talk. Deadline for the submission of abstracts and early registration is October 7, 2022 Registration fee is $150.00 and includes one banquette dinner. For more information, check the Conference Site:  

The Bulletin of the ICA seeks a volunteer to be our News Editor

 The Bulletin of the ICA seeks a volunteer to be our News Editor.  Why a News Editor?   The Bulletin of the ICA brings its members entertaining and informative conference reports; conference announcements; reports about presentations to ICA medallists; and updates from members, among others.  The ICA is a society that is geographically diverse, one that spans many research emphases; these are great strengths. Newsworthy things happen in the ICA community regularly, but some go unreported.  Perhaps a member is unsure how and to whom they can report. Perhaps a member assumes that someone else is already writing a conference report.  We need a News Editor to coordinate the solicitation and collection of news to inform – and sometimes amuse – our readers.  What does a News Editor do?  The News Editor will • serve as the first point-of-contact for news items of all kinds, • proactively seek news items from conference organizers or attendees, ICA-sponsored activities, and ICA members, and •

Conference announcement: Polygons, Buildings and Related Geometries September 19-22 Polygons, Buildings and Related Geometries September 19-22, 2022 A conference in honor of Hendrik Van Maldeghem's 60th birthday 28th edition of the Buildings conference.

Conference announcement: Kolkom 2022 18-19 November

  KOLLOQUIUM ÜBER KOMBINATORIK COLLOQUIUM ON COMBINATORICS #POSTPONED# TO : NOVEMBER 18-19, 2022, PADERBORN, GERMANY WELCOME Kolkom 2022 - Poster The 39th meeting of the conference Colloquium on Combinatorics takes place at  Paderborn University  (O Gebäude). The Colloquium on Combinatorics is a forum that brings together young researchers and well established scientists. The colloquium will cover all areas of Combinatorics and Discrete Mathematics in a broad sense, including combinatorial aspects in Algebra, Geometry, Optimization and Computer Science. All participants are cordially invited to give a scientific talk Important Dates Registration:  October 21, 2022 Abstract Submission:  October 21, 2022