Binghamton University
Mathematics and Computer
Science Department

Discrete Mathematics Day

Saturday, September 30, 2006

Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs
, NY

DMD 2006 at Skidmore College took place very successfully on Saturday, September 30, with approximately 70 people attending. Many thanks to all of you who participated!

If you attended the meeting and wish to apply for financial support, here are links to the appropriate forms:

If you would like to receive announcements of future Discrete Mathematics Days, please email Seth Chaiken at


Quick Links:

General Information:

The meeting will begin at 9:00 am (first talk at 10:00 am) and continue through to 5:10pm.  There will be 5 talks during the day. Talks will be held in Davis Auditorium, which is in Bolton Hall; registration and breakfast will be across the hall in Bolton 282. A complimentary deli buffet lunch will be served in the Payne Room in the Tang Museum. Here is a link to the full schedule and abstracts.

As with the other Discrete Math Day conferences, there is no registration fee, and preregistering is strongly encouraged.  To preregister, send an email to Alice Dean ( For information on financial support, please see below.

Directions, Parking, Accommodations, and Restaurants:

Here is a link to a page with driving directions, parking information, and directions to Davis Auditorium and Bolton 282.

Here is a link to a page with information on accommodations.

Here is a link to a list of nine recommended downtown restaurants, with a map. Here is a link to a webpage listing more downtown restaurants.

Financial Support:

Students and postdocs traveling more than 50 miles (each way) may apply for a $50 travel stipend.

Participants traveling more than 100 miles can apply for lodging reimbursement up to $100.

Please indicate when you register if you are applying for travel support.

About Discrete Mathematics Days in the Northeast:

As you may know, this is part of a series of one-day conferences, titlted "Discrete Mathematics Days in the Northeast" and styled after the earlier "CoNE" meetings.  Information on previous meetings can be found here.

In the past, Discrete Math Days have been held at U Mass Amherst, Dartmouth College, SUNY Albany, University of Rhode Island, WPI, SUNY Binghamton, and Bard College.

Discrete Math Days are funded in part by the National Security Agency.

Local organizers:

Alice Dean and Anita Miczek.

Skidmore College -- Department of Mathematics and Computer Science