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New Zealand Mathematical
Society Colloquium

Run by the New Zealand Mathematical Society
5 – 8 December 2022
University of Canterbury, Christchurch


The 2022 Colloquium will be hosted by the University of Canterbury (Ilam campus) Tuesday December 6 to Thursday December 8, with a welcome for those attending in person on the Monday evening.

The annual Colloquium brings together the mathematical community of New Zealand.

Time will be dedicated to the discussion of all aspects of pure and applied mathematics and statistics. Talks will be given by internationally recognized leaders in the field and also by emerging researchers and postgraduate students.

Plenary Speakers

Tim Candy (Butcher-Kalman Lecturer)

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Otago

Vivien Kirk

Department of Mathematics, University of Auckland

Julia Novak

Director of Curriculum Design, Curriculum Centre, Ministry of Education.

Andrea Raith (ANZIAM Lecturer)

Department of Engineering Science, University of Auckland

Jeroen Schillewaert (NZMS Lecturer)

Department of Mathematics, University of Auckland

Felipe Voloch

School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Canterbury


The conference will be held in Rātā (the Engineering Core) on the UC Campus with talks being held in the E5, E6, E7, E9 Lecture Theatres.


The conference dinner will be held on Wednesday (7 December) at the Ilam Homestead.

Contact us

For any queries please email us at

School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140
New Zealand

Organising committee

Elizabeth McGeorge
Miguel Moyers-Gonzalez
David Rodda
Charles Semple (Convener)
Gunter Steinke
Geertrui Van de Voorde