A Sujit Kumar Mitra Memorial Session
We have just heard from Professor Subir Ghosh, www.statistics.ucr.edu/ghosh.htm/,
that Professor Sujit Kumar Mitra, to our great sadness, has passed
away on Thursday, 18 March 2004, in New Delhi. His heart stopped
functioning while he was sitting on a chair. Professor Mitra will be
remembered by his family, students, friends and colleagues in years
A Special Sujit Kumar Mitra Memorial Session will be organised in the Workshop.
We plan to open the Workshop at 9 am, Wednesday, August 18, 2004 and
close the Workshop before 5 pm, Saturday, August 21, 2004.
The participants are expected to arrive to Będlewo on Tuesday afternoon,
August 17, 2004. Departure from Będlewo is planned on Saturday evening,
August 21, or Sunday morning, August 22, 2004.
Nokia Lecturer at the IWMS-2004
The organizers of the Będlewo Matrix Workshop are very pleased to
announce that the Finnish-based company Nokia will sponsor the
Workshop, in a form of
the Nokia Lectureship Program for IWMS-2004.
Jointly with the Local Organizing Committee and the International
Organizing Committee, Nokia has elected Professor Ingram Olkin as the
Nokia Lecturer at the IWMS-2004,
and his talk will be called as a Nokia Lecture.
The workshop fee covering accommodation and meals, conference dinner, social program, and conference materials:
- Regular - 250 EUR before 31 May 2004, 270 EUR after 31 May 2004;
- PhD students - 180 EUR before 31 May 2004, 200 EUR after 31 May 2004;
- Accompanying persons - 200 EUR before 31 May 2004, 220 EUR after 31 May 2004
In case of cancellation before 1 August 2004 cancellation fee amounts to 40 EUR.
A request for cancellation has to be sent to the firstname.lastname@example.org and has
to be confirmed by the conference chairpersons.
No reimbursement can be made for cancellation after this date.