EWM association

European Women in Mathematics is an international association of women working in the field of mathematics in Europe.

Founded in 1986, EWM has several hundred members and coordinators in over 30 European countries. Every other year, EWM holds a general meeting and a summer school. A newsletter is published at least twice a year, EWM has a website and an e-mail network.

Several videos have been produced by EWM, such as  Women in Mathematics Movie Part I, Part II and Part III.

If you want to join us, register here. Once you are registered, you can pay your fees, details here.

It is also possible to make a donation without becoming member,  details here.

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EWM 16'th general meeting took place at Hausdorff Center for Mathematics in Bonn from 2 to 6 september 2013 with the following schedule.  See the report, the list of talks, the list of participants... Read more
Applications are due by 15 January 2014, and successful applicants will be notified by mid-February.  Ffemale and male graduate students and postdocs are encouraged to apply at the official IML... Read more
Report of the summer school. Aims and Scopes The aim of the Women in Mathematics summer school is to provide a stimulating intellectual environment for PhD students and post-docs from different... Read more
The 13th forum of young women mathematicians  was held from 13 to 15 november 2013  et ENS Lyon and at ISFA. Details on the program here. Its topic is "Mathematics and Computer Science in Interaction... Read more


Young Women in Probability 2014 Dates : Monday 26th - Wednesday 28th May 2014  Place : University of Bonn Description : The aim of this workshop is to provide a platform for young female researchers... Read more
Women in Partial Differential Equations & Calculus of Variations Workshop Mathematical Institute, Andrew Wiles Building, Oxford 6 to 8 March 2014 The aim of this three-day workshop... Read more
Mireille Bousquet-Mélou, CNRS research director at LABRI is going to receive the CNRS silver medal. The CNRS Silver Medal honors researchers who are only at the beginning of their rise to fame, but... Read more
Frances  Kirwan has  been made  `Dame',  the female equivalent of `Sir'. More precisely,  in the 2014 New Year's UK Honours sha was appointed `Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire' (DBE... Read more
The London Mathematical Society is pleased to announce Reidun Twarock (University of York) as the 2014 Mary Cartwright Lecturer. Reidun Twarock will give a lecture on ‘Viruses and Geometry: hidden... Read more
LKL's Professor Celia Hoyles has been made a Dame (that is Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the New Year's Honours List 2014 for services to education. Labelled an ‘outstanding... Read more
International Congress of Women Mathematicians in Seoul The International Congress of Women Mathematicians 2014 (ICWM 2014) is an associated meeting of the 27th *International Congress of... Read more
AWMA (African Women in Mathematics Association) was created at a workshop on women in mathematics in Africa at AIMS South Africa on July 19 th 2013. See report of the workshop and constitution of... Read more
Plus Magazine featured an interview with Marta Sanz-Sole, the President of the European Mathematical Soceity. You can read the interview here   http://plus.maths.org/content/career-interview-... Read more
The 2012 Gender Summit held in Brussels made three major final recommandations. It was also the opportunity to discover the videos winning the Science it’s your thing video contest  
Nature has assessed the percentage of women among their referees, profiled researchers and externally written Comment and World View articles and found it very low. Although acknowledging that there... Read more
For the first time the Prize Henri Poincaré is awarded to two young women mathematicians from France : Nalini Anantharaman from laboratoire de mathématiques d'Orsay (CNRS/Université Paris-Sud) and... Read more
Frances Kirwan,   chair of the Prizes Committee, announced the ten EMS prizes at the openin ceremony of 6ECM in Krakow. Among them two women were distinguished. Sophie Morel, 32 years old, studied... Read more