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EMS e-News 23, June 2017

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* 8ECM Preparation
As a part of preparation for the 8th European Congress of Mathematics in 2020, member societies have been asked to propose candidates for members of the congress scientific and prize committees.

... (Full article)
2 Jun 17 e-News

EMS e-news 20, September 2016

HEADLINES - ECM7

The 7th European Congress of Mathematics convened in Berlin, July 18-22. The programme offered a rich menu of plenary and invited talks, minisymposia, and other presentations, including the Hirzebruch and Abel lectures. There... (Full article)

9 Sep 16 e-News

EMS e-News 10, February 2014

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- The first announcement of the EMS Council 2014 in Donostia/San Sebastián, June 28-29, has been released.
http://www.euro-math-soc.eu/node/4184
The call for... (Full article)

10 Feb 14 e-News

EMS e-News 3, May 2012

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EMS Monograph Award
This is awarded every two years to the author(s) of a monograph in any area of mathematics that is judged by the selection committee to be an outstanding contribution to its field. The prize is 10,000 euros... (Full article)
13 Sep 12 e-News

EMS e-News 30, March 2019

 

EDITORIAL

 

Dear members of the EMS,

This is a short summary of my vision for the EMS in the next four years.

Although the EMS is a well-functioning society, there is always room for improvement and there... (Full article)

25 Mar 19 e-News

EMS e-News 4, September 2012

Headlines

The European Commission declares that articles produced with funding from Horizon 2020 will have to be accessible online, either through "gold" or "green" open access. Read more at... (Full article)
20 Nov 12 e-News

EMS e-news 32, September 2019

Editorial

 

Dear EMS members,

 

Let me welcome you all back after a hopefully relaxing summer, with hopefully also a lot of great scientific activities. A mathematical highlight this summer was definitely the ICIAM congress... (Full article)

27 Sep 19 e-News

EMS e-News 15, May 2015

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John Forbes Nash, Jr.

With great sadness the European Mathematical Society has learned of the tragic deaths of John Nash and his wife Alicia, in a car accident, on May 23, 2015. This came a mere four days after Nash... (Full article)

29 May 15 e-News

EMS e-News 22, March 2017

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- Scientists call for transparency, openness, and mobility
The EMS has signed an open letter from over forty European learned and professional societies expressing the community’s worries about recent political... (Full article)

9 Mar 17 e-News

EMS e-News 5, November 2012

News from EMS

Horizon 2020

We would like to draw your attention to the petition coordinated by Initiative for Science in Europe with the goal of protecting research funding under Horizon 2020, and in particular for the ERC.
To sign... (Full article)

11 Feb 13 e-News

EMS e-News 18, February 2016

HEADLINES

- The Executive Committee meeting
The Executive Committee will meet on March 18-20 at the Mittag-Leffler Institute. At the top of the agenda will be preparation for the Council meeting this summer, prior to the Congress in Berlin... (Full article)

5 Apr 16 e-News

EMS e-News 28, September 2018

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- The Council meeting

The EMS Council (our society’s highest authority) convened 23-24 June in Prague. It elected Volker Mehrmann as the new EMS President for 2019-2022. Betül Tanbay was elected as new... (Full article)

5 Sep 18 e-News

EMS e-News 6, February 2013

News from EMS

EMS Lecturer 2013 Tamar Ziegler (Technion, Haifa, Israel) is the EMS Lecturer in 2013. Her lectures on "Dynamics and Number Theory" will delivered at the 26th Nordic and 1st European-Nordic Conference of Mathematicians (Lund,... (Full article)

15 Feb 13 e-News

EMS e-News 7, May 2013

Headlines

The EMS Executive Committee has appointed a Publications Committee. Its members are: Bernard Teissier (chair), Joan Elias, Timothy Gowers, Rui Loja Fernandes, Pierangelo Marcati, Tomasz Pisanski. The committee will take up relevant... (Full article)

6 May 13 e-News

EMS e-News 8, July 2013

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Science Europe Laszlo Lovasz, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary; and Karl Sigmund, University of Vienna, Austria have been appointed members of the Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee of Science Europe,... (Full article)

18 Jul 13 e-News

EMS e-News 11, May 2014

Headlines

- EMS Council 2014 in Donostia/San Sebastián (Spain), June 28-29 2014
http://www.euro-math-soc.eu/node/4184

- AMS-EMS-SPM International Meeting
The joint... (Full article)

23 May 14 e-News

EMS e-News 31, June 2019

Editorial

Dear EMS members,

The last months have been full of activities. Here I would like to mention a few.
A highlight was the award of the Abel Prize to Karen Uhlenbeck, the first female recipient, on May 21. This was followed... (Full article)

12 Jun 19 e-News

EMS e-News 13, November 2014

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- European Commission Directorate General Connect organizes a consultation workshop on Mathematics for Digital Sciences in Brussels on November 6th.

- The workshop was a follow-up of the online consultation... (Full article)

30 Nov 14 e-News

EMS e-News 27, June 2018

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- The Executive Committee Meeting

The Executive Committee met 23-25 March in Rome, on the kind invitation of the Italian Mathematical Union. The extensive discussion included the committees for the 2020... (Full article)

18 Jun 18 e-News

EMS e-News 25, December 2017

EMS e-News 25, December 2017

 

HEADLINES

 

- 8ECM

Having collected proposals from member societies, the Executive Committee (EC) has started the process of composing the scientific and prize... (Full article)

20 Dec 17 e-News

EMS e-News 14, February 2015

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- Nominations for EMS Prizes
Celebrations of mathematical achievement are highlights of every European Mathematical Congress. Following tradition, various prizes will be awarded at the 7th ECM in Berlin in July 2016: ten... (Full article)

12 Feb 15 e-News

EMS e-News 12, September 2014

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- Prizes at the ICM 2014

At the opening ceremony of the International Congress of Mathematicians in Seoul on August 13, the Fields Medals, the Nevanlinna Prize, the Gauss Prize, and the Chern Medal were awarded, and the... (Full article)

17 Sep 14 e-News

EMS e-news 34, March 2020

 

Editorial

Dear members of the EMS,
As mentioned in my last editorial, the world is changing very fast, in particular where open access publishing and new media is concerned. The great news is that Zentralblatt MATH (zbMATH... (Full article)

13 Mar 20 e-News

EMS e-News 16, September 2015

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The EMS anniversary

Preparations proceed for the one day meeting on October 22, 2015, at the Institut Henri Poincaré in Paris, where the EMS will celebrate its 25th birthday. The programme will include lectures by Hendrik... (Full article)

4 Mar 16 e-News

EMS e-News 24, September 2017

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 - Maryam Mirzakhani (1977-2017)

Shortly after her fortieth birthday, the first ever female Fields Medal laureate tragically lost her fight against cancer. She leaves a lasting mathematical legacy as well as her husband... (Full article)

25 Sep 17 e-News

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