"Mathematics for Europe": Results of consultation published
An 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 report that was recently published:
"The results of the consultation confirm that there is enormous variety of mathematical fields and a huge potential for the European mathematical community. It also confirms...: Mathematics is at the base of modern science, it is essential for the development of computers, the crunching of data, and the research requiring computing power and exploiting big amounts of data. The results of this consultation will feed into the future Horizon 2020 Work Programme."
Next step: Discussions at ICT Proposers' Day, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, 26-27 September 2016.