Last updated April 2013.
(* indicates events I have coorganized.) PAST Conferences, Workshops, Schools 

PEAKs Mar '13 
Workshop on `Perspectives and Emerging topics in Algebra and Kombinatorics', March 2013. Haus Bergkranz, Riezlern (Kleinwalsertal), Austria  
SIAM CS&E  Minisymposium on “Analysis and Modeling of Static and Dynamic Networks” at the SIAM Conference on Computational Science & Engineering. February 2013. Boston, MA.  
MSRI  Workshop: Combinatorial Commutative Algebra and Applications, MSRI, Berkeley, CA. (slides)  
NIPS2012  Workshop on Algorithmic and Statistical Approaches for Large Social Network Data Sets, Workshop on Social network and social media analysis: Methods, models and applications, Workshop on Algebraic Topology and Machine Learning,  all these exciting sessions took place at NIPS, December 2012. Lake Tahoe, NV 

*AS2012  Algebraic Statistics in the Alleghenies: Conference and Workshop at Penn State, June 915, 2012  
AIM  Singular learning theory workshop, American Institute of Mathematics, Palo Alto CA, Dec 1216, 2011  
SACNAS  NSF Mathematics Institutes' Modern Math Workshop (at SACNAS), San Jose, CA, October 26, 2011  
SI(AG)^2  SIAM Meeting on Applied Algebraic Geometry, Raleigh, NC, October 59, 2011  
*M2@IMA  A Macaulay2 workshop, coorganized with Anton Leykin, July 2529, 2011.  
MEGA  Stockholm, Sweden, May 30  June 3, 2011.  
ML  Algebraic Geometry with a View Towards Applications, MittagLeffler Institute, Stockholm Sweden, JanuaryJune 2011.  
COSA 
Combinatorial Optimization, Statistics, and Applications workshop (COSA), TU Munich, March 2011.  
CMA  Algebraic Geometry in the Sciences, Kickoff workshop, Centre for Mathematics and Applications, Oslo, Norway, January 2011.  
CMS  Canadian Mathematical Society Winter Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, December 46 2010.  
AIM  Workshop: Parameter Identification in Graphical Models, AIM, Palo Alto, CA, October 2010.  
M2  Macaulay2 workshop, Colorado Springs CO, August 2010.  
SIAM  SIAM annual meeting, Pittsburgh PA, July 2010.  
CREST  The Second CRESTSBM International Conference "Harmony of Gröbner bases and the modern industrial society", Osaka, Japan, June 28July 2, 2010.  
MAGIC  See the conference page. University of Notre Dame, April 2325, 2010.  
*AMS  Special Session on Advances in Algebraic Statistics, at the AMS Sectional Meeting in Lexington, KY, March 2728, 2010. Coorganized with Ruriko Yoshida.  
MBI  Mathematical Developments arising from Biology Workshop, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Columbus, OH, Nov 810 2009.  
AIM  Macaulay2 Workshop, American Institute of Mathematics, Palo Alto, CA, Oct 2630 2009.  
PASI  Conference and Workshop, Commutative Algebra and its Connections to Geometry, Olinda, Brazil, August 2009.  
PRIMA  1st Prima Congress, Sydney, Australia, July 2009.  
SAMSI  Transition Workshop, June 1820, 2009.  
CoCoA  International School on Computer Algebra Barcelona, Spain, June 2009.  
AMS  Several intersting Special Sessions! North Caroline State University April 56, 2009.  
SAMSI  Workshop on phylogenetics, April 24, 2009.  
AMS  Special Session on Algebraic Methods in Statistics and Probability, UIUC, March 2729, 2009.  
UKy  2nd Bluegrass Algebra Conference, Lexington, KY, March 68, 2009.  
MSRI  Connections for Women: Algebraic Geometry and Related Fields (workshop) Opening Workshop, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute, Berkeley CA, January 2131, 2009  
SAMSI  In residence at SAMSI for
two weeks,
including the Algebraic Statistical Models workshop Reseaarch Triangle Park, NC, January 1220, 2009 

*JMM  Joint Mathematics Meetnings: Coorganized the Special session on Computational Algebra and Convexity. Washington DC, January 58, 2009  
MSRI  Workshop on Algebraic Statistics, December 1518, 2008.  
SAMSI  Opening workshop for 20082009 Program on Algebraic Methods in Systems Biology and Statistics, Statistics and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, September 2008.  
MRC  Snowbird, Utah, June 2127, 2008.  
M2  Snowbird, Utah, June 28July 3, 2008.  
UICAG  Algebraic Geometry and Commutative Algebra meeting: In honor of Robin Hartshorne, UI Chicago, April 2008.  
AMS  Central Section Meeting, Special Session on Combinatorial and Geometric Aspects of Commutative Algebra. Bloomington, Indiana. April 2008.  
SIAM  Special Session on Toric Varities, The SIAMSEAS (Society for Applied and Industrial Mathematics SouthEastern Atlantic Section) 2008 Meeting. University of Central Florida, Orlando, March 2008.  
M2  Macaulay2 conference, Cornell University, Ithaca NY, March 2008.  
JMM  Special Session on Progress in Commutative Algebra; Special Session on Secant Varieties and related topics; Joint Mathematics Meeting, San Diego, CA, January 2008.  
AMS  Fall Eastern Section Meeting, Special Session on Toric Varieties, New Brunswick, NJ, October 67, 2007  
IMA  IMA summer program Applicable Algebraic Geometry, Texas A&M University, JulyAugust 2007  
AB07  Algebraic Biology 07: Second international conference on algebraic biology, held at Research Institute for Symbolic Computation (RISC), Hagenberg, Austria, July 2007. (A link to my presentation is on the conference webpage.)  
CoCoA  COCOA School 07, Research Institute for Symbolic Computation (RISC), Hagenberg, Austria, June 2007  
IAS  Women and Mathematics: A Program of the Institute for Advanced Study and Princeton University. Topic: algebraic geometry and group actions, Princeton, NJ, May 2007  
MSRI  Workshop on Advances in Algebra and Geometry, In honor of David Eisenbud's 60th birthday, MSRI, Berkeley, CA, May 2007  
JMM  Special session on dynamic equations of time scales, (Undergraduate joint paper presented by J. Graef); Special session on commutative algebra. New Orleans, LA, January 2007  
IMA  Part of the Annual Program: Applications of Algebraic Geometry workshop: Algorithms in algebraic geometry workshop: Software for algebraic geometry workshop: Applications in biology, dynamics and statistics IMA, Minneapolis, MN 

Fields  Workshop on computational and combinatorial commutative algebra,
Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada, JulyAugust 2006. (Read about the workshop on page 13 of The September 2006 issue of Fields Notes.) 

AMS  Spring Western Section Meeting, Special session on Geometry of Gr\"obner bases, Special session on Hilbert functions and resolutions, San Francisco State University, May 2006.  
AMS  Spring Central Section Meeting,
Special session on combinatorial algebraic geometry Special session on commutative algebra and algebraic geometry Notre Dame, IN, April 2006. 

ASCB 05  Workshop on Algebraic Statistics and Computational Biology, Clay Mathematic Institute, Cambridge, MA, Novemer 2005. 

MAGIC  Midwest Algebra, Geometry and their Interactions Conference, University of Notre Dame, IN, October 2005. 