PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES

November  1, 2014

Fields scientific programs are devoted to research in the mathematical sciences, and enhanced graduate and post-doctoral training opportunities. Part of the mandate of the Institute is to broaden and enlarge the community, and to encourage the participation of women and members of visible minority groups in our scientific programs.

For additional information regarding any of the events supported by Fields please contact us at: programs(PUT_AT_SIGN_HERE)fields.utoronto.ca

Video archive of Talks

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Date Time Event

Mon Nov 3

2:10 p.m.

Toronto Probability Seminar

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Mon Nov 3

6:00 p.m.

Keyfitz Lecture in Mathematics and the Social Sciences

Paul Milgrom (Stanford University)

Reallocating Radio Spectrum: A Hard Resource Allocation Problem

Fields Institute

Tue Nov 4

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Course on Applied Analysis: Self-dual variational calculus in PDE and mass transport

Nassif Ghoussoub (University of British Columbia)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Tue Nov 4

1:10 p.m.

Variational Problems Postdoctoral Seminar

Jun Kitagawa

The Aleksandrov estimate and its variants in Monge-Ampère equations

Fields Institute, Room 210

Tue Nov 4

2:10 p.m.

Operator Algebras Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Tue Nov 4

3:00 p.m.

Geometric Structures Laboratory

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Tue Nov 4

3:30 p.m.

Centre for Mathematical Medicine Seminar

Bob Eisenberg (Rush Medical Center)

Ionic Channels, the Ultimate Multiscale Device

Fields Institute, Room 230

Wed Nov 5 -
Thu Nov 6

Workshop on Big Data for Health Policy

Fields Institute, Room 230

Wed Nov 5

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Course on Applied Analysis: Self-dual variational calculus in PDE and mass transport

Nassif Ghoussoub (University of British Columbia)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Thu Nov 6 -
Fri Nov 7

Minischool on Variational Problems in Geometry

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Part of the Thematic Program onVariational Problems in Physics, Economics and Geometry

Thu Nov 6

2:10 p.m.

Operator Algebras Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 7 -
Sat Nov 8

Statistical Issues in Biomarker and Drug Co-development Workshop

Fields Institute, Room 230

Fri Nov 7

25th Edward F. Kelly Evaluation Conference

University of Toronto

held at Ontario Institute for Studies in Education

Fri Nov 7

1:30 p.m.

Set Theory Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 7

3:00 p.m.

Geometric Structures Laboratory

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Fri Nov 7

3:15 p.m.

Algebraic Combinatorics Seminar

Cesar Ceballos

Mike Zabrocki

Fields Institute, Room 210

Sat Nov 8

Math in Motion..Girls in Gear

University of Toronto, Scarborough

Mon Nov 10 -
Fri Nov 14

Conference on Calculus of Variations: Geometry, Inequalities, and Design

Fields Institute

Mon Nov 10

2:10 p.m.

Toronto Probability Seminar

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Mon Nov 10

3:10 p.m.

Dynamics Seminar

Walter Craig (McMaster University and The Fields Institute)

Birkhoff normal form for null form wave equations

Bahen Building, Room 6183

Tue Nov 11

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Course on Applied Analysis: Self-dual variational calculus in PDE and mass transport

Nassif Ghoussoub (University of British Columbia)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Tue Nov 11

2:10 p.m.

Operator Algebras Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Tue Nov 11

3:00 p.m.

Geometric Structures Laboratory

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Wed Nov 12

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Course on Applied Analysis: Self-dual variational calculus in PDE and mass transport

Nassif Ghoussoub (University of British Columbia)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Thu Nov 13

2:10 p.m.

Operator Algebras Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 14

11:00 a.m.

Quantum Information Seminar

Prof. Nancy Makri (University of Illinois)

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 14

1:30 p.m.

Set Theory Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 14

3:00 p.m.

Geometric Structures Laboratory

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Fri Nov 14

3:15 p.m.

Algebraic Combinatorics Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Sat Nov 15 -
Sun Nov 16

Workshop on Algebraic Varieties

Fields Institute

Mon Nov 17 -
Thu Nov 20

Fields Medal Symposium

Fields Institute

Mon Nov 17

2:10 p.m.

Toronto Probability Seminar

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Tue Nov 18

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Course on Applied Analysis: Self-dual variational calculus in PDE and mass transport

Nassif Ghoussoub (University of British Columbia)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Tue Nov 18

2:10 p.m.

Operator Algebras Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Tue Nov 18

3:00 p.m.

Geometric Structures Laboratory

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Wed Nov 19

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Course on Applied Analysis: Self-dual variational calculus in PDE and mass transport

Nassif Ghoussoub (University of British Columbia)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Thu Nov 20

2:10 p.m.

Operator Algebras Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 21 -
Sat Nov 22

Fifth North American GeoGebra Conference

University of Toronto

Co-sponsored by the Fields Institute

Fri Nov 21

11:00 a.m.

Quantum Information Seminar

Professor Yaoyun Shi (University of Michigan)

How to generate the first secret, then as many as you like

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 21

1:30 p.m.

Set Theory Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 21

3:00 p.m.

Geometric Structures Laboratory

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Fri Nov 21

3:15 p.m.

Algebraic Combinatorics Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Mon Nov 24 -
Fri Nov 28

Conference "The Legacy of Vladimir Arnold"

Fields Institute, Room 230

Mon Nov 24

2:10 p.m.

Toronto Probability Seminar

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Tue Nov 25

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Course on Applied Analysis: Self-dual variational calculus in PDE and mass transport

Nassif Ghoussoub (University of British Columbia)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Tue Nov 25

2:10 p.m.

Operator Algebras Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Tue Nov 25

3:00 p.m.

Geometric Structures Laboratory

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Wed Nov 26

11:00 a.m.

Graduate Course on Applied Analysis: Self-dual variational calculus in PDE and mass transport

Nassif Ghoussoub (University of British Columbia)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Wed Nov 26

5:00 p.m.

Quantitative Finance Seminar

David Saunders (University of Waterloo)

Applications of Quantitative Finance to Private Pension Plan Valuation and Management

Fields Institute

Thu Nov 27

Annual IFID Centre Conference

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Conference Theme: "Financial and Actuarial Implications of Very Old Age"

Thu Nov 27

2:10 p.m.

Operator Algebras Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Thu Nov 27

4:10 p.m.

Physics/Fields Colloquium

Geoffrey Hinton (University of Toronto)

TBA

MP Room 102

Fri Nov 28

11:00 a.m.

Quantum Information Seminar

Demetrios Christodoulides (University of Central Florida)

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Fri Nov 28

1:30 p.m.

Set Theory Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Fri Nov 28

3:00 p.m.

Geometric Structures Laboratory

Fields Institute, Stewart Library

Fri Nov 28

3:15 p.m.

Algebraic Combinatorics Seminar

Fields Institute, Room 210

Sat Nov 29

10:00 a.m.

MathEd Forum

Fields Institute, Room 230