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August 28th, 2009

AFRICA: Plan for 15 NextEinstein institutes

Abstract:
The innovative NextEinstein Initiative providing postgraduate training in mathematics and computing skills to super-bright African graduates is spreading its wings. The first African Institute for Mathematical Sciences in South Africa will be joined in 2011 by a new AIMS in Senegal, followed by institutes in Ethiopia and Ghana. Within a decade the AIMS NewEinstein Initiative plans to launch 15 institutes across Africa.

Mathematics underpins most of modern life - information and communication technology, biotechnology, nanotechnology, weather forecasting and disaster prediction, finance, demographics and planning - and lies at the core of modern business, technology and the 21st century global economy.

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