2019 PMA Conference


The PMA will host its annual conference in October at CSU East Bay. In line with the mission of the PMA, the goals of the conference are to:

(i) provide an avenue for sharing narratives of the diversity of experiences that lead individuals into the mathematics profession;

(ii) share best practices for creating community within the mathematical sciences;

(iii) provide students with access to live mentoring from faculty, and an opportunity to present their research in a supportive and growth mindset environment, and

(iv) afford participating faculty with opportunities for professional development focused on understanding how best to mentor and support students of the PMA in their academic training, as well as in achieving their career and professional goals.

Location: California State University, East Bay. Hayward, CA

Date: October 12, 2019, 9:00AM - 4:00PM


Please register, and request travel support (if needed) at the link below by DEADLINE

Register Here

If you want to submit an abstract, please do so here by DEADLINE.

Questions? Please contact
Andrea Arauza Rivera (andrea.arauzarivera@csueastbay.edu)
Carmen Caprau (ccaprau@csufresno.edu)
Jessica De Silva (jdesilva1@csustan.edu)
Tamas Forgacs (tforgacs@csufresno.edu)

Organizing Committee: Andrea Arauza Rivera (California State University, East Bay); Maribel Bueno (University of California, Santa Barbara); Carmen Caprau (California State University, Fresno); Ricardo Cordero Soto (California Baptist University); Jessica De Silva (California State University, Stanislaus); Cynthia Flores (California State University, Channel Islands); Tamas Forgacs (California State University, Fresno); Omayra Ortega (Sonoma State University); Oscar Vega (California State University, Fresno)

This conference is sponsored by NSF conference grant (DMS # pending) and the Department of Mathematics at CSU, East Bay.