The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Ghana invites applications for the DATA workshop scheduled from 29th July to 2nd August 2019 at AIMS Ghana.

Organized within the framework of the German Research Chair program in AIMS Ghana and AIMS South Africa, under the Alexander von Humboldt and the German Ministry of Education and Research, the DAAD Foundation, the workshop will bring together renowned international and national scientific researchers, young researchers and graduate students working on probability theory, statistics, applied mathematics, data science and related fields. The workshop may also be of interest to practitioners in the finance, insurance and engineering industry.

This workshop will provide a platform for increasing the cooperation between students and researchers on the one hand, and various institutions and research centers on the other hand.


Application and Requirements

Thanks to the sponsorship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, the German Ministry of Education and Research, DAAD, AIMS South Africa, and AIMS Ghana, there are no registration fees for all research students and academics. There will be a participation fee of Ghc300.00 for all applicants who fall out of this category. The participant fee will cover your meals and workshop materials. This excludes hotel accommodations and travel expenses. Payment must be made immediately upon arrival.

For more information, kindly send an email to Ms Rhoda Mahamah via email: The subject of your email should have your full name and the abbreviations of the workshop as shown in the example: RhodaMahamah_DATA2019.

How to apply

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  • Bubacarr Bah, AIMS South Africa; Stellenbosch U
  • Olivier Menoukeu Pamen, AIMS Ghana; U Liverpool



  • Alexander von Humboldt Foundation,
  • The German Ministry of Education and Research,
  • German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
  • AIMS South Africa
  • AIMS Ghana

The deadline for application is 23:59 10th June 2019.