Conferences and Events in which I am (was or will be) actively involve


Polynomial Optimization at the Newton Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge Univ. UK. I will be there for some weeks in July 2013.

First Mathematical Congress of the Americas August 5-9, Guanajuato Mexico. I am co-organizing the session ``Combinatorics, Convexity and Topology'' with Deborah Oliveros and Jonathan Barmak.

Fall 2013 Meeting, MAA Southern California-Nevada Section. October 12, 2013, California State University Dominguez.

Applied Mathematics Colloquium Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, October 23, 2013.

The Mexican Conference on Discrete Mathematics and Computational Geometry . will be held on November 11-15, 2013, in the city of Oaxaca, Mexico. I am helping with the scientific committee. During this event the Mexican Discrete Mathematics community and all attendees will celebrate Jorge Urrutia's 60th Birthday.

IMS Program on Inverse Moment Problems, 18 November 2013 - 25 January 2014, at the Institute of Mathematical Science of the National University of Singapore.


Anderson Distinguished Lecture for the MAA Louisiana and Mississippi Section of the Mathematical Association of American. This will take place March 6-9, 2014.

SIAM conference on Optimization May 19-22, 2014. San Diego California. I am co-organizing a session on the geometry of linear programming with Francisco Santos.

Mathematical Research Community on the applications of algebraic and geometric combinatorics. Co-organized with Corina Curto, Christine Heitsch, Mike Orrison, and Francis Su. This will take place at Snowbird Utah, June 15-19 2014.