Annual General Meeting of the Society

Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London (nearest tube: Russell Square)
Meeting Date: 
Friday, 29 November, 2019 - 14
Presidential Address: Caroline Series FRS (Warwick); Marc Lackenby (Oxford)
Meeting Time: 

LMS Annual General Meeting & Presidential Address 2019

The lectures are aimed at a general mathematical audience. All interested, whether LMS members or not, are most welcome to attend this event.


2.30 pm Opening of the meeting and LMS Business (open to all)

Election of the LMS Council in 2019

Award of the 2019 LMS Prize certificates

Members' vote on the proposed changes to the Charter, Statutes and By-Laws

Agenda and Papers (to be announced)

3.30 pm  Marc Lackenby (Oxford)  Title tbc

4.30 pm Tea & Coffee

4.55 pm Election Results Announced.

5.00 pm  Presidential Address 2019: Caroline Series FRS (Warwick) Title tbc

The meeting will be followed by a reception at BMA House and the LMS Annual Dinner at the Montague on the Gardens Hotel.

Registration: Registration is not required for the Annual General Meeting but it is useful for us to know numbers for catering so if you plan to attend, please do email Elizabeth Fisher.

LMS Annual Dinner: The Annual Dinner held at Goodenough College at 7.30 pm.  Tickets for the Society Dinner are £58.00 per person (payable in advance by cheque to "London Mathematical Society".  Please send cheques to LMS Society Dinner, c/o John Johnston, LMS, De Morgan House, 57-58 Russell Square, London, WC1B 4HS). To sign up for the Annual Dinner, please email John Johnston by 1 November 2019. If you have any special requirements (e.g. dietary, access), please let John know when registering. 

Graduate Student Meeting

This meeting is intended as an introduction to the Society Meeting later in the day.  All graduate students (and indeed any other mathematicians) will be very welcome.

09.30 Coffee and Registration,

10.00 Speaker TBC  Title TBC

11.00 Coffee/Tea

11.15 Graduate student talks

We would like to invite graduate students to give short talks (15 minutes) aimed at a general mathematical audience. Prizes will be awarded for the best talk (by popular vote). If you would like to give a talk, please email with your title and a short abstract (up to 6 slots are available).

12.15 Lunch

13.00 Speaker TBC

13.55 Award prizes

14.00 Close of Graduate Student Meeting

Funding for Travel and Accommodation: For students who attend both the Graduate Student Meeting and the LMS General Meeting, the Society offers funding of up to £100 towards travel costs and accommodation costs (for those travelling long distances).

Places are free and tea/coffee and lunch will be provided.

Register for your place at the Graduate Student Meeting.


How to get to Goodenough College

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