新澳开奖Mission and Objectives

Mission

The London Mathematical Society has, since 1865, been the UK learned society for the advancement, dissemination and promotion of mathematical knowledge. Our mission is to advance mathematics through our members and the broader scientific community worldwide.

Objectives

While the Society鈥檚 Royal Charter contains a formal statement of its objectives, the Society鈥檚 Council has approved the following interpretation of its objectives for operational use.

  • Membership 鈥 To work, through its members and with the mathematical and broader scientific community worldwide, to advance mathematics.
  • Supporting Mathematical Research 鈥 To advance mathematical knowledge by enabling mathematicians to undertake research and collaboration, and by supporting them in their efforts.
  • Disseminating Mathematics 鈥 To disseminate mathematical knowledge and make it available worldwide, where appropriate seeking to create an income stream to support the Society鈥檚 activities.
  • Representing and Promoting Mathematics 鈥 To promote mathematical research and its benefits to decision-makers, policy advisers, funders and the users of mathematics.
  • Engaging with Education and the Public 鈥 To support mathematical education in schools, colleges and universities, and encourage the public and young people to appreciate and engage with mathematics.
  • Managing the Society Effectively 鈥 To manage the Society鈥檚 affairs and resources effectively and efficiently, operating where appropriate to make a financial return on activities to support the Society鈥檚 work.

Approved by 新澳开奖Council
July 2013