International Conference on Mathematical Biology: SMB2003

International Conference on Mathematical Biology

Annual Meeting of The Society of Mathematical Biology (SMB)
University of Dundee •
6-9 August, 2003


The conference was held at the West Park Conference Centre, University of Dundee in August 2003 and was attended by over 200 delegates and speakers.

There was a Civic Reception to initiate the meeting on the evening of Tuesday 5th August and the conference proper began at 9am Wednesday 6th August, finishing lunchtime Saturday 9th August.

Programme Details

The conference programme consisted of 6 plenary talks, a plenary talk given by The Okubo Prize Winner 2003 (announced at the meeting), 9 minisymposia sessions (3 talks per session), parallel sessions of contributed talks and a dedicated poster presentation session. Plenary talks were one hour in length, minisymposia talks 40 minutes in length and contributed talks 20 minutes in length.

A more detailed overview of the meeting structure can be found here.

A limited amount of support from the Society of Mathematical Biology to assist participation by graduate students was available (see the SMB web-site for full details).