# British Mathematical Colloquium

This was held at Exeter: Exeter 1955.

The enrolment was 179.

Organisers were T A Brown

### Minutes of meetings, etc. are available at the links below

#### The plenary speakers were:

Cartan, H | On the Eilenberg-Mac Lane groups |

Newman, M H A | Ordinal logic |

Reidermeister, K | Knots and braids |

#### The morning speakers were:

Barnard, G A | Recent developments in the theory of statistical inference |

Green, J A | The character of the finite general linear groups |

Hilton, P J | Fibre spaces |

Kendall, D G | Markov processes and semigroups |

Rogers, C A | The moments of the number of points of a lattice in a bounded starbody |

Ruston, A F | Complex function theory for vector-valued functions |

Smithies, F | The Weierstrass-Stone approximation theorem |

Wall, G E | Algebraic theory of the classical groups |

Yates, F | How will electronic computers affect statistics? |