Contemporary Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling (CUMCM) 2018

The 2018 Contemporary Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling (CUMCM) will be held on 13-16 Sep 2018, starting at 8:00PM, 13 September and ending at 8:00 PM 16, September 2018 (Beijing Time). It is an annual contest for undergraduates all over the world, organized by CSIAM (China Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics). In 2017, there are 36,375 teams from over 1400 institutions participated in the contest. OUHK achieved an encouraging result, 4 teams of students (2 from TC, 1 from Engineering and 1 from Statistics) were awarded for the Regional Second prize.

Participating team is required to develop mathematical and/or computer models to solve a simplified real-word problem in 72 hours. Students can use any software, references or materials to tackle the problem. The following rooms are reserved and staff from Math & Statistics team will come to help.

Date Time Venue
13 Sep 2018 (Thu) 19:00 – 21:00 C0413
14 Sep 2018 (Fri) 09:00 – 18:00 C0411
18:00 – 21:00 C0412
15 Sep 2018 (Sat) 09:00 – 21:00 C0416
16 Sep 2018 (Sun) 09:00 – 21:00 C0415

For those who want to participate in the contest, please register through the link HERE before 5:00PM, 12 September, 2018. A briefing session will be held in C0413 at 19:20pm on 13 Sep 2018.