Applied Probability @ The Rock
An international workshop celebrating Phil Pollett's 60th birthday
Dates: 17–21 April 2017
Venue: Ayers Rock Resort, Northern Territory, Australia
AP@R is an international workshop on Applied Probability, bringing together leading researchers from around the world to share recent discoveries and begin new collaborations. It also provides an opportunity to celebrate the 60th birthday of one of Australia's prominent Applied Probabilists, Professor Phil Pollett.
The workshop aims to showcase the full range of topics in Applied Probability, and includes particular themes of
- Networks in Queueing and Telecommunications
- Stochastic Models in Biology
- Limits and Approximation.
These themes are reflected in the interests of the Keynote Speakers.
- Australian Mathematical Society (AustMS)
- Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute (AMSI)
- Univ. Queensland
- Univ. Adelaide
- ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematical and Statistical Frontiers (ACEMʃ)
Additionally, AMSI allocates a travel allowance annually to each of its member universities (for list of members, see http://amsi.org.au/membership/members/). Students or early career researchers from AMSI member universities without access to a suitable research grant or other source of funding may apply to their Head of Mathematical Sciences for subsidy of travel and accommodation out of their departmental travel allowance http://research.amsi.org.au/travel-funding/.