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News from the ICIAM council

Two important decisions were taken at the council of ICIAM (International Council for Industrial and Applied Mathematics) in Beijing (China) on May 11:
Maria J. Esteban has been chosen as new President-Elect. Among a number of other... (Full article)

14 May 13

Martin Milanič awarded Zois Certificate of Recognition

Assoc. Prof. Martin Milanič, University of Primorska, has been awarded with the prestigious Zois Certificate of Recognition, the Republic of Slovenia's top scientific prize, for his work in the field of discrete mathematics. His award ceremony... (Full article)

24 Nov 17

First Stephen Smale Prize awarded to Snorre Christiansen

The first Stephen Smale Prize was awarded at the FoCM'11 meeting in Budapest on July 14th, 2011 to Prof. Snorre H. Christiansen, University of Oslo. Christiansen received the Smale prize for his pioneering work on the foundation of computational... (Full article)

1 Aug 11

Scientific mediation

The French learned society SMAI is happy to announce the launch of a scientific mediation cycle "SMAI & Musée des arts et métiers du CNAM". Details on the first meeting can be found here :... (Full article)

16 Apr 16

EMS Mathematics Journalistic Article Competition 2020

The EMS announces the competition MJAC-2020 on writing a journalistic expository article of philosophical reflection, investigation and expression of ideas on the subject “Mathematics is Everywhere”, open to students in primary or secondary... (Full article)

7 Sep 19

LMS prizes for 2013 announced

The Council of the London Mathematical Society announced the prize winners at the Society Meeting held at De Morgan house on 5 July:
De Morgan Medal – Professor John Thompson FRS, University of Cambridge
Naylor Prize and Lectureship... (Full article)

19 Aug 13

Call for nominations for Gordin Prize 2018

The EMS Gordin Prize is established to honor the memory of Mikhail Gordin. It will be awarded to a junior mathematician from an Eastern Europe country working in probability or dynamical systems and handed over at the International Vilnius... (Full article)

24 Jan 18

Prize Ibni Oumar Mahamat Saleh: Call for nominations

The Prize "Ibni Oumar Mahamat Saleh" is awarded each year to a young mathematician from Central Africa or West Africa. Applications are evaluated by a scientific committee set up by ICPAM. The prize funds a scientific visit.
The 2011 call... (Full article)

4 Oct 11

2013 Abel Prize - Call for Nominations

The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters invites nominations for the 2013 Abel Prize. Nominations must include a description of the nominee's work and impact of the nominee/nominees, together with the names of distinguished specialists in the... (Full article)

9 Aug 12

zbMATH to become Open Access

Zentralblatt MATH (zbMATH) is the world’s most comprehensive and longest-running abstracting and reviewing service in pure and applied mathematics. It is edited by the EMS, the Heidelberg... (Full article)

17 Dec 19

Ramanujan prize 2014: Call for nominations

The Ramanujan Prize for young mathematicians from developing countries has been awarded annually since the first winner was announced in 2005. The 2014 Prize will be funded and administered jointly by the Abdus Salam International Centre for... (Full article)

19 Nov 13

Call for mini-symposia at ICIAM 2019

The call for organizing mini-symposia at the ICIAM 2019 congress is now open. Please visit the webpage for details and... (Full article)

21 Mar 18

Abel committee meeting and seminar in India

The Abel Committee is in the process of evaluating candidates for the 2012 Abel Prize.
The committee will meet in Mumbai, India 24-25 February 2012.
The committee members will give lectures at the Tata Institute of Fundamental... (Full article)

9 Jan 12

Open Access and Author Page Charges

In summer 2012, the three French Mathematical Societies (SMF, SMAI, SFDS) publicized a... (Full article)

25 Oct 12

IDM Global Launch

The first International Day of Mathematics (IDM) has been celebrated all over the world despite the cancellations due to the corona virus. You are all welcome to the global launch of the International Day of Mathematics! where you will find live... (Full article)

19 Mar 20

Journal of Mathematics in Industry: Special Issue on COVID19

The Journal of Mathematics in Industry, published by European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry, is preparing a special issue on COVID19. Manuscripts can be submitted now, will be processed as they arrive, and published online as and when... (Full article)

6 Apr 20

Oberwolfach Prize, John Todd Award, and Heinz Gumin Award 2013

The Oberwolfach Prize 2013 for excellent achievements in Stochastics and Statistics is awarded to Hugo Duminil-Copin (Genève).
The John Todd Award 2013 for excellent achievements in Numerical Analysis is awarded to Markus Bachmayr (Aachen... (Full article)

22 Jan 14

Saint Petersburg will host the 2022 ICM

The General Assembly of the IMU, on its meeting on 29th July 2018 before the 2018 ICM at Rio de Janeiro, has chosen Saint Petersburg as the next venue for the 2022... (Full article)

30 Jul 18

29th European meeting of Statisticians, Budapest 2013

The European Regional Committee of the Bernoulli Society for Mathematical Statistics and Probability, the community of Hungarian statisticians and probabilists and the organisers cordially invite their colleagues to participate in the 29th... (Full article)

26 Feb 12

EWM and EMS 2014 Summer School at Institut Mittag-Leffler

Call for Proposals

European Women in Mathematics and the EMS Women in Mathematics Committee are pleased to invite proposals for a one week summer school at the Institut Mittag Leffler in Stockholm in summer 2014. A special feature of the... (Full article)

16 Jan 13

Call for nominations for the Ostrowski Prize 2017

The aim of the Ostrowski Foundation is to promote the mathematical sciences. Every second year it provides a prize for recent outstanding achievements in pure mathematics and in the foundations of numerical mathematics.

The jury invites... (Full article)

30 Jan 17

9ECM will be held in Seville on 15-19 July 2024

The EMS Council, in its online meeting of 4 July 2020 has decided that the 9th European Congress of Mathematics in 2024 will be held in Seville (Spain).

4 Jul 20

Laszlo Lovasz elected new president of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences

The Hungarian Academy of Sciences has elected Wolf-prize-winning mathematics professor Laszlo Lovasz as its new president. Lovasz, 66, is best known for his work in combinatorics, for which he was awarded the Wolf Prize and the Knuth Prize in... (Full article)

8 May 14

Open Call for Hirzebruch Lecture at 8ECM

The German Mathematical Society (DMV) and the European Mathematical Society (EMS) have jointly agreed to establish a “Hirzebruch Lecture" given as a part of the European Congresses of Mathematics. Nominations for the Hirzebruch Lecture at 8ECM... (Full article)

10 Dec 18

Newton Institute calls for proposals

The Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences in Cambridge, UK, invites proposals for research programmes in all areas of the mathematical sciences and their applications. The Scientific Steering Committee usually meets twice each year to... (Full article)

12 Apr 12