# News archive

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## EMS e-News 24, September 2017HEADLINES - 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 | |

## EMS e-news 20, September 2016HEADLINES - ECM7The 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 2, February 2012Headlines ERC advanced grants to 294 senior top researchers in Europe With a budget of just over €660 million, the European Research Council (ERC) is funding 294 top researchers in the fourth competition for its coveted Advanced Grants. This... (Full article) |
23 May 12 | e-News | |

## EMS e-News 23, June 2017HEADLINES * 8ECM Preparation |
2 Jun 17 | e-News | |

## EMS e-News 9, November 2013HeadlinesHORIZON 2020 The EU's new programme for research and innovation will be adopted before the end of this year. It will run from 2014 until 2020 with a budget of about 70 billion Euros. More information on... (Full article) |
9 Nov 13 | e-News | |

## EMS e-News 3, May 2012Headlines EMS Monograph AwardThis 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 29, December 2018HEADLINES
- EMS Protest against the arrest of Betül Tanbay The EMS issued a statement on 16th November 2018, strongly protesting the detention by the Turkish authorities of our Vice-President Elect Professor Betül Tanbay... (Full article) |
10 Dec 18 | e-News | |

## Meeting of presidents in BudapestThe next meeting of presidents of member societies of the European Mathematical Society will take place in Budapest, Hungary, during the weekend 2-3 April, 2016. The meeting is... (Full article) |
13 Jan 16 | European mathematics | |

## "Mathematics for Europe": Results of consultation publishedAn online consultation concerning desires for a higher participation and impact of mathematics in the future Horizon 2020 Work Programme was organized by the European Commission in the first months of 2016. 181 contributions were collected in a... (Full article) |
16 Jun 16 | European mathematics | |

## Joint LMS-EMS Anniversary Mathematical WeekendTo celebrate the 150th year of the London Mathematical Society (LMS) and the 25th year of the European Mathematical Society (EMS) we are organizing a mathematical weekend, to be held in Birmingham from Friday September 18th to Sunday 20th, 2015... (Full article) |
15 Jun 15 | Algebra, Analysis and its Applications, Combinatorics, History of Mathematics | European mathematics |

## Oberwolfach and Imaginary: Snapshots of modern mathematicsSnapshots of modern mathematics from Oberwolfach explain mathematical problems and ideas in an accessible and understandable way. They provide exciting insights into current topics of the mathematical community for everyone who is interested in... (Full article) |
10 Nov 15 | European mathematics | |

## LMS/EMS Joint Anniversary Mathematical WeekendAs part of the celebration of the 150th anniversary of the London Mathematical Society, and the 25th Anniversary of the European Mathematical Society, the two Societies will he hosting a joint EMS/LMS weekend at the University of Birmingham (... (Full article) |
12 Nov 14 | Algebra, Analysis and its Applications, Combinatorics, Probability and Statistics | European mathematics |

## Meeting of Presidents 2015 in Innsbruck (Austria), March 28-29Since 2008, the presidents of the full member societies of the European Mathematical Society have met once per year to discuss topics of common interest and to foster increased interaction. This year's meeting will take place at the University... (Full article) |
29 Jan 15 | European mathematics | |

## Diderot Mathematical Forum 2016: Biomedical Applications of MathematicsSince 1996, the EMS has organized several multi-site conferences, called Diderot Mathematical Fora, highlighting connections between mathematics and other scientific and/or artistic disciplines. This year's Diderot Mathematical Forum will be... (Full article) |
17 Feb 16 | European mathematics | |

## EMS Council 2016 elects Portoroz as organizer of the 8ECMThe second important decision to be taken by the delegates of the council of the European Mathematical Society was the choice of the location of the next European Congress of Mathematics in 2020. Delegations from the two bidders, Seville (Spain... (Full article) |
17 Jul 16 | European mathematics | |

## 7 ECM Berlin: Twelve prizes awarded
During the opening ceremony of the 7th European Congress of Mathematics in Berlin, 12 prizes were awarded to outstanding mathematicians. |
18 Jul 16 | European mathematics | |

## H2020 grant to project on mathematical modellingFinally, an application from the mathematical community made it in the European Commission's Horizon 2020 programme on user-driven e-infrastructure innovation. The proposal MSO4SC - Mathematical Modelling, Simulation and Optimization for... (Full article) |
20 Jul 16 | Control Theory and Optimization, Mathematical Aspects of Computer Science, Mathematics in Science and Technology | European mathematics |

## EMS Council in Berlin, July 16-17, 2016The EMS Council meets every second year. The next meeting will be held in Berlin, July 16 and 17, 2016, in the Senate Meeting in the Main Building of the Humboldt University at Unter den Linden 6. The Council meeting starts at 14.00 on July 16 ... (Full article) |
4 Dec 15 | European mathematics | |

## ERC plan for 2018The European Research Council (ERC) announces its 2018 grant competitions with a total budget of around €1.86 billion, most of which earmarked for early- to mid-career researchers. In addition, the ERC is reintroducing Synergy Grants, the funding... (Full article) |
3 Aug 17 | European mathematics | |

## Turkey: EMS protests against persecutionsMore than a thousand participants of the Seventh European Congress of Mathematics, the largest professional meeting of mathematicians on our continent, representing a community tens of thousands strong, took the opportunity of the congress's... (Full article) |
25 Jul 16 | European mathematics | |

## 2015 Conferences co-organized by the EMSIn 2015, the EMS will participate in the organization of two major international conferences: |
12 Dec 14 | European mathematics | |

## Year of Mathematical Biology 2018Together with the European Society for Mathematical and Theoretical Biology ESMTB, the EMS will organize the Year of Mathematical Biology 2018. This year will feature events related to mathematical biology... (Full article) |
16 Aug 16 | Mathematics in Science and Technology | European mathematics |

## 8 ECM 2020: Two bids receivedAt the deadline 28 February, two preliminary bids for the organization of the 8th European Congress of Mathematics in the summer of 2020 had been received by the office of the European Mathematical Society: one from the Faculty of Mathematics,... (Full article) |
6 Mar 15 | European mathematics | |

## EU referendum statement by CMSThe British Council for the Mathematical Sciences (CMS) has published a statement concerning the future of scientific collaboration after the outcome of the British referendum. Some of the most important... (Full article) |
9 Sep 16 | European mathematics | |

## EMS celebrates 25th anniversary at Institut Henri PoincaréThe European Mathematical Society was founded in 1990 at Mandralin near Warsaw in Poland. The Society will thus soon be 25 years old. To mark the anniversary, a one day event under the title "Challenges for the next 25 years" will be held at... (Full article) |
14 Apr 15 | European mathematics |