SIAM AG 2021 was organized August 16-20, 2021 virtually this year. The purpose of the SIAM Activity Group on Algebraic Geometry is to bring together researchers who use algebraic geometry in industrial and applied mathematics (read more)


The SIAM Conference on Optimization (OP20) was organized virtually on July 20-23, 2021. The SIAM Conference on Optimization features the latest research on the theory, algorithms, software, and applications of optimization
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Monique Laurent elected as EUROPT 2021 Fellow

Monique Laurent, researcher and management team member at CWI and a professor at Tilburg University, a member of POEMA network was recently elected as EUROPT Fellow 2021 (read more)

Secondment completion of Felix Kirschner at CNRS-LAAS

Felix Kirschner, an ESR at Tilburg University has just completed his online secondment with CNRS-LAAS from April to June 2021 (read more)

Go 60 Conference

Go 60 Conference aims to celebrate Giorgio Ottaviani's 60th birthday by bringing together mathematicians working in both pure and applied algebraic geometry for a week-long meeting in the mountains, featuring talks about the most recent progresses in these fields (read more)

POEMA attended MEGA 2021

MEGA 2021 was organized by UiT - The Arctic University of Norway, Tromso. The local commitee includes Cordian Riener, a representative of UiT in POEMA project. Mohab Safey Eldin from University of Sorbonne, a beneficiary in POEMA  is one of the invited speakers (read more)

Luis Vargas (CWI) - Best Poster Award at IPCO 2021

Luis Vargas, an early researcher at CWI was recently awarded the Best Poster Award at IPCO 2021, for his poster on his paper on Finite convergence of sum-of-squares hierarchies for the stability number of a graph (read more)

Secondment completion of Vu Trung Hieu at University of Konstanz

Vu Trung Hieu, our ESR at University of Sorbonne, has completed his virtual secondment with University of Konstanz from February to April 2021 (read more)

Secondment completion of Tobias Metzlaf at UiT Tromso

Tobias Metzlaf, an ESR of Inria Sophia Antipolis has completed his secondment at UiT Tromso from November 2020 to January 2021 (read more)

Francophone Computer Algebra Days

Francophone Computer Algebra Days is organized from 3-6 March 2020 at CIRM in Marseilles, France. Inria team of POEMA project is present at this event including Bernard Mourrain, Tobias Metzlaff and Lorenzo Baldi who gives a contributed talk on Polynomial Optimization and Moments (read more)

Real Algebraic Geometry

The workshop on "Real Algebraic Geometry with a View Toward Hyperbolic Programming and Free Probability" will be organized by LAAS - CNRS Toulouse at , a POEMA's beneficiary, at MFO, Oberwolfach, Germany. from 1 Mar - 7 Mar 2020  (read more)

Aussois 2020

The Aussois Combinatorial Optimization Workshop is an international one week event that takes place every winter at the CNRS Centre Paul Langevin in Aussois (France), a ski resort in the Savoyard Alps (read more)

Summer schools at UiT Tromsø

UiT Tromsø, a beneficiary in POEMA will organize two summer schools on the topic of "Mathematics & Data" and "Real algebraic geometry" next June 2020 (read more)


Michal Kocvara is present at the IASS 60th Anniversary Symposium that takes place on October 07-10, 2019 in Barcelona (read more)

Real Applied Algebraic Geometry

Claus Scheiderer is present at the "Real Applied Algebraic Geometry " workshop that takes place on September 19/20, 2019 in Berlin (read more)

Tropical Methods in Real Algebraic Geometry

Claus Scheiderer is present at the "Tropical Methods in Real Algebraic Geometry" workshoporganized at Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (read more)

Tropical Methods in Real Algebraic Geometry

This workshop on the topic of Analytical and combinatorial aspects of quantum information theory is organized from 9-13 September 2019 in ICMS Edinburgh (read more)

POEMA at XXI Congress of the Italian Mathematical Union

POEMA presents at XXI Congress of the Italian Mathematical Union will take place from 2-7 September 2019 at the University of Pavia (read more)

POEMA and Maia 2019

POEMA will present at MAIA 2019 (Multivariate Approximation and Interpolation with Applications) that takes place at the Erwin Schrödinger Institute for Mathematics and Physics (ESI) in Vienna, Austria (read more)


ICCOPT 2019, the Sixth International Conference on Continuous Optimization. The event will take place on the campus of the Technical University (TU) of Berlin from 3-8 August 2019 (read more)

POEMA at SIAM 2019

SIAM is the conference on Applied Algebraic Geometry will be held from Tuesday 9- Saturday 13 July 2019 in Bern, Switzerland. The best way to know more about POEMA is to meet representatives of the project at the conference: (read more)

POEMA at MEGA 2019

Join us in Madrid, at MEGA 2019 (June 17-21), a conference on computational and application aspects of Algebraic Geometry and related topics, over any characteristics. Bernard Mourrain, scientific coordinator of POEMA , will be there to have a talk on "The roots of solving polynomial equations" (Read more)

POEMA at A^3 – Arctic Applied Algebra

A^3 – Arctic Applied Algebra is a conference aiming to bring together researchers working in different areas where Algebra is applied. (read more)

Geometry of Real Polynomials, Convexity and Optimization

The "Geometry of Real Polynomials, Convexity and  Optimization" workshop was organised  in Banff from May 26, 2019 to May 31, 2019 (read more)

POEMA Recruitment

POEMA is recruiting 15 PhD positions starting from September 2019. The proposed PhD projects are investigating the development of new algebraic and geometric methods combined with computer algebra techniques for global non-linear optimization problems and their applications (read more)