International Conference on
Mathematical Biology: SMB2003
Conference on Mathematical Biology
Meeting of The Society of Mathematical Biology (SMB)
University of Dundee 6-9
conference was held at the West
Park Conference Centre, University of Dundee in August 2003 and
was attended by over 200 delegates and speakers.
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.
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
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).