The Irish Mathematical Society aims to further Mathematics and Mathematical research in Ireland. Its membership is international, but it mainly represents mathematicians in Universities and other third level institutes in Ireland.


The Society publishes its bulletin twice per year (July and December approximately).

Annual conference

The IMS runs an annual conference in August/September, devoted to mathematical topics ranging from current research to educational issues.


The society promotes ethical and professional conduct in mathematics.

Conference support

The Society provides financial assistance to the cost of running conferences and meetings of a mathematical nature, within its means.

Fergus Gaines Cup

The Fergus Gaines Cup is awarded annually by the Society to the best performer in the Irish Mathematical Olympiad (IrMO).

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