The program of the 18th European Women in Mathematics General Meeting will include a series of three lectures by Gigliola Staffilani of MIT and five plenary lectures by Shiri Artstein-Avidan (Israel), Ilse Fischer (Austria), Alice Guionnet (France), Frances Kirwan (UK), Maryna Viazovska (Switzerland and Ukraine).
Julien Jouganous was awarded the 2016 'Le Monde' Research Prize for his PhD entitled Lung metastases growth modeling and simulation, which he did under the supervision of Olivier Saut at the Institut de Mathématiques de Bordeaux (CNRS, Université de Bordeaux, Bordeaux INP), and which he defended on September 2015, 23.
The "ERC Week” will run from the 13 to the 19 March to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the European Research Council. Since 2007, the ERC has had a considerable impact on the European research landscape, funding almost 7,000 researchers in ten years.
Modelling-Simulations-Optimization (MSO) initiatives aim to favour interaction between calculus expertise in French mathematical laboratories and the industrial world. French MSO initiatives are about to set up as a network in order to enhance their visibility and to better fulfil the enterprises' expectations.
The European project MathInParis, supported by the Fondation Sciences Mathématiques de Paris (FSMP), was chosen as part of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie COFUND 2016 H2020 program.
On February 17th, 2017 in Tripoli, the International Center for Pure and Applied Mathematics (CIMPA) will pay tribute to the mathematician Ahmad El Soufi.
The Gabriel Lamé Chair (visiting professorship) is a joint initiative of the French Embassy in the Russian Federation and the Saint-Petersburg State University. Its aim is to reinforce the scientific relations between the French and Russian mathematical communities. The chair is held by a mathematician employed by a French public institution.