**Financial support through the following projects:**

UID/MAT/00297/2019

UID/MAT/00297/2013

PEst-OE/MAT/UI0297/2014

PEst-OE/MAT/UI0297/2011

First Workshop "A Legacy of Contributions to Statistics" - In honour of JOÃO TIAGO MEXIA on his 80th birthday FCT NOVA, 5 and 6 December 2019, Seminar Room – Building VII, Caparica Campus

29-11-2019

This is the theme of the first International Day of Mathematics (IDM), to be celebrated each year on March 14 (3/14, the first digits of the number "pi").

The CMA member, Fabio Chalub, was nominated to form the "Governing Board of the International Day of Mathematics".

09-11-2019

The book "Sustainable Solid Waste Collection and Management" by Ana Pires, Graça Martinho, Susana Rodrigues and **Maria Isabel Gomes** unanimously won the 1st International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) Prize, the ISWA Publication Award 2019.

12-10-2019

C. Saiago, jointly with C. Johnson published a book in the Cambridge University Press, Eigenvalues, Multiplicities and Graphs (Cambridge Tracts in Mathematics). This book gives a unified development of how the graph of a symmetric matrix influences the possible multiplicities of its eigenvalues.

11-10-2018

Professor Rogério Martins was invited to give a prestigious lecture at the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM 2018).

The International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) is the largest conference for the topic of mathematics and it is held every 4 years.

22-09-2018