The demand for mathematical science skills in biology 
Terrence Sejnowski, Salk Institute for Biological Studies, University of California, San Diego 
The demand for mathematical science skills at the NSA 
Alfred Hales, UCLA (ret.), former director of the Institute for Defense Analyses’ Center for Communications Research–La Jolla 
Recent changes for the mathematical sciences in China 
S.T. Yau, Harvard University 
The demand for mathematical science skills at DreamWorks Studios 
Nafees Bin Zafar, DreamWorks 
The demand for mathematical science skills in the financial sector 
James Simons, Renaissance Technologies 
The demand for mathematical science skills at Microsoft, and experience establishing a research center in Beijing 
Harry Shum, Microsoft 
The demand for mathematical science skills at IBM 
Brenda Dietrich, vice president for Business Analytics and Mathematical Sciences at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center 
MEETING 3 MAY 12 AND 13, 2011 CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Stresses and opportunities for the mathematical sciences 
Robert Fefferman, dean of physical sciences, University of Chicago 
Robert Zimmer, President, University of Chicago 

What are major opportunities for the mathematical sciences, steps needed to realize them, and stresses affecting the profession over the coming years? 
Yali Amit, University of Chicago, Statistics Department 
Peter Constantin, University of Chicago, Mathematics Department 

Kam Tsui, University of Wisconsin, Statistics Department 

Douglas Simpson, University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign, Statistics Department 

Bryna Kra, Northwestern University, Mathematics Department 

Lawrence Ein, University of Illinois at Chicago, Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science Department 

Shi Jin, University of Wisconsin, Mathematics Department 

William Cleveland, Purdue University, Statistics Department 