Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (FMIPA) Universitas Brawijaya held National Conference of Mathematics to XIX, Tuesday (24/7/2018) in Widyaloka Building.

The seminar was attended and opened by Rector Prof. Nuhfil Hanani. He said the role of mathematics is very important in every joint of life. Therefore it is necessary to collaborate between mathematicians with other experts.

Meanwhile, Director of Research and Community Service Kemenristek Dikti Prof. Ocky Karna Radjasa, M.Sc., Ph.D said there are 12 pillars that make the country can be said to be more competitive than others, namely higher education and innovation.

“In 2020 the target is 5 universities to enter the 500 major international” he said.

“This activity as well as the development of mathematics in improving the competitiveness of the nation to exchange ideas in the study of mathematics,” said Chief Executive Syaiful Anam

It is expected that this activity can be a forum for exchanging research information and community service for the future.