Women in Mathematics 2019

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12 March 2019

Time: 10:30am - 5:15pm
Venue: The Octagon, Queen Mary University of London, E1 4NS

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Join us for a FREE day of talks and workshops celebrating the range of opportunities open to women in maths – supported by the London Mathematical Society.

Come along to hear from inspirational women working in academia and industry and find out where your maths could take you.


  • Enjoy a free buffet lunch
  • Visit our Careers and PhD stands 
  • Chat to mathematicians like you at our Poster and Networking Reception
  • Research students – share your work by submitting a Poster 
  • Buy books by and about women in science from our Newham Bookshop stand

This event is open to all undergraduate and postgraduate students, and early-career mathematicians.

Limited funding is available for students to cover travel expenses, available on a first-come first-served basis. If you would like to apply for a travel grant, please email to request more information by Tuesday 5th March.

Schedule - Women in Mathematics 2019 [PDF 330KB]

Our speakers

Careers in Industry Panel

Want to find out more about careers in industry? Come along to our panel discussion at 3:10pm to hear from Queen Mary Maths alumni now working in technology, financial services and consulting roles.


  • Diana Akanho - Senior Insight Manager at Tech Nation
  • Vicky Bozko - Actuarial Assistant, QBE Insurance
  • Priya Patel - Corporate Analyst at JP Morgan
  • Martyna Slota - Senior Client Services Analyst, IHS Markit Group Ltd

This panel will be chaired by Gill Lambert, Careers Consultant at Queen Mary University of London.