IPAM fosters the interaction of mathematics with a broad range of science and technology,
builds new interdisciplinary research communities, promotes mathematical innovation, and
engages and transforms the world through mathematics. IPAM fulfills its mission through
workshops and programs that connect mathematics and other disciplines or multiple areas of
mathematics. These activities bring in thousands of visitors annually from academia,
government and industry.
IPAM is an NSF Math Institute and is a sponsor of Math of Planet Earth 2013.