09.15 – 09.30 Registration

09.30 – 09.45 Brief Welcome addresses

Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Cyprus University of Technology, Mathematics for Industry Network, British High Commission Cyprus, Research Promotion Foundation
09.45 – 10.15 Academia-industry collaborations at Imperial College

Prof. Demetrios Papageorgiou, Chair of Applied Mathematics and Head, Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Physics, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London
10.15 – 10.45 Collaborating with industry using mathematical modelling: success stories from Oxford

Dr Ian Griffiths, Royal Society University Research Fellow, Oxford Centre for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford
10.45 – 11.00 The European Study Groups with Industry in Cyprus: connecting researchers with companies

Dr Katerina Kaouri, Research Fellow, Cyprus University of Technology & Mathematics for Industry Network
(Note: Company representatives of ENGINO, Party Ice, OSEL and the Water Development Department will share their experience from the 1st Study Group with Industry in Cyprus)
11.00 – 11.10 Mathematical modelling in medicine: success stories

Dr Margarita Zachariou, Research Fellow, Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics, Mathematics for Industry Network
11.15 – 11.20 Improving bus routes in Nicosia

Andreas Athanasiades, General Manager, Transportation Organisation of the Nicosia District (OSEL)
Dr Ioannis Kyriakides, Associate Professor, University of Nicosia
11.15 – 11.20 How mathematical modelling helps Mitsubishi improve heat exchangers

Dr Nikolaos Ploskas, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Carnegie Mellon University
11.25 – 11.30 The EU-funded “Science Shops” project

Petros Sorokkos, Assistant Manager, KPMG Cyprus
11.30 – 12.30 How can we improve academia-industry interactions in Cyprus?

Discussion, brainstorming and networking over coffee & sweets.