May 28, 2015
Supported by The Fields Institute

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.

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Ongoing Scientific Seminars/Workshops

Upcoming Activities 2014-15

May 19-20
3rd Annual Southwestern Ontario Graduate Mathematics and Statistics Conference
University of Guelph

May 20-21, 2015
Workshop on Big Data in Commercial and Retail Banking

Fields Institute

May 21-24, 2015
Discrete Math Days and Ontario Combinatorics Workshop
University of Ottawa

May 25-30, 2015
GAP 2015: Geometry And Physics School and Conference
The Perimeter Institute, Waterloo

May 29, 2015
Avner Magen Memorial Lecture

James R. Lee, University of Washington.

Bahen Centre, University of Toronto

June 1-4, 2015
5th biennial Canadian Discrete and Algorithmic Mathematics Conference (CanaDAM)
University of Saskatchewan

June 2, 2015
Public Lecture: Clifford Will
Black Holes, Waves of Gravity, and other Warped Ideas of Dr. Einstein
University of Toronto

June 7-12, 2015
The 2015 AMMCS-CAIMS Congress
Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo

June 9, 2015
The Fields AMMCS-CAIMS Discussion Panel
Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo

June 8-9, 2015
Unstable Homotopy Theory Conference: A Conference in Honour of Paul Selick
University of Toronto

June 11-14, 2015
Theory Canada 10
University of Calgary

June 11-12, 2015
Noncommutative Geometry and its Applications Workshop
University of Western Ontario, in London, Ontario

June 12-13, 2015
Closing Conference: Statistical and Computational Analytics for Big Data
Dalhousie University

June 19-21, 2015
Symposium on Mathematics Education And Coding
Modelling Mathematics Relationships With Code
Faculty of Education,Western University

June 15-19, 2015
43rd Canadian Annual Symposium on Operator Algebras and Their Applications (COSy)
University of Waterloo

June 15 – June 26, 2015

2015 Séminaire de Mathématiques Supérieures - Geometric and Computational Spectral Theory,
to be held at CRM, Montreal

June 16-17, 2015
Sixth Workshop on Big Data Benchmarking

University of Toronto

June 17-19, 2015
7th Summer Solstice International Conference on Discrete Models of Complex Systems
Fields Institute, Toronto

June 24, 2015
Conference on “The Role of Theory in Computer Science”
University of Waterloo

June 25-27, 2015
Descriptional Complexity of Formal Systems Workshop (DCFS2015)
University of Waterloo

June 29-July 3, 2015
Workshop on Noncommutative Geometry and Spectral Invarients
Montréal, Québec

Upcoming Activities 2015-16

July 6-7, 2015
A Statistics Education Workshop: Advancing Innovation and Scholarship in Statistics Education in Canada
to be held at Western University

July 6-10 2015
Geometric Algebra: Bridges Between Commutative Algebra, Noncommutative Geometry, and Representation Theory
Fields Institute, Toronto

July 8-11, 2015
Workshop on Functions and Geometries over Finite Fields
Carleton University

July 9-12, 2015
Joint Bluenose Applied and Computational Mathematics Days /IFIP Working Group 2.5 on Numerical Software Workshop

St Mary's University

July 17-18 2015
2nd Workshop on Virus Dynamics
Fields Institute,Toronto

July 13-July 17, 2015
Conference on Quantum Groups and Quantum Information Theory
to be held at Herstmonceux Castle, UK

July 30- August 1, 2015
Women in Physics Canada (WIPC) Conference
University of Toronto

August 3-8, 2015
2015 AARMS Workshop on Domain Decomposition Methods for PDEs
Dalhousie University, Halifax

August 4-12, 2015
2015 Banach Algebras and Applications and Retrospective Meeting for the 2014 Thematic Program on Abstract Harmonic Analysis, Banach and Operator Algebras
Fields Institute

August 4-18, 2015
AACIMP Summer School
National Technical University of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine

August 10-14, 2015
CSSQI 2015: Canadian Summer School on Quantum Information
Fields Institute

August 10-12, 2015
CCCG 2015, 27th Canadian Conference on Computational Geometry
Queen's University

August 17-21, 2015
Conference on Quantum Information and Quantum Control, CQIQC VI
Fields Institute, Toronto

August 17-21, 2015
Workshop on Quantum Marginals and Numerical Ranges
University of Guelph

August 17-21, 2015
Workshop on Algebraic Groups and Lie Algebras
Memorial University of Newfoundland

August 17-21, 2015
11th World Congress of the Econometric Society
Montréal, Canada

August 17-21, 2015
Workshop on Combinatorial Constructions in Topology
University of Regina

August 17-21, 2015
Abstract Harmonic Analysis 2015 - AHA2015
Dalhousie University

Fall 2015
CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize Lecture

Kai Behrend, University of British Columbia

Fields Institute,Room 230

September 28-30, 2015
International Conference on Analysis, Applications and Computations, in Memory of Lee Lorch
Fields Institute, Toronto

October 2-4, 2015
Fifth International Conference on Mathematical Modeling and Analysis of Populations in Biological Systems (ICMA-V)
Western University, London, Ontario

October 5-6, 2015
Industrial-Academic Workshop on Optimization in Finance and Risk Management
Fields Institute

October 19-22, 2015
Fields Medal Symposium in honour of Stanislav Smirnov
Fields Institute, Toronto

January 10-16, 2016
The 19th Conference on Quantum Information Processing (QIP)
Banff Center, Alberta, Canada

June 2-4, 2016
Workshop on Nonlinear Optimization Algorithms and Industrial Applications
Fields Institute, Toronto

June 13-24, 2016
Encuentro Colombiano de Combinatoria (ECCO)
Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia

June 22-25, 2016
Workshop on Mathematics in the Time of Mathematics Open Online Communities (MOOCs)
Fields Institute, Toronto


Upcoming Activities 2016-17

Summer 2016
Dynamics of Biological Systems, Séminaire de Mathématiques Supérieures
University of Alberta

June 2016
Retrospective Workshop for the 2013 Fall Thematic Program on Calabi-Yau Varieties: Arithmetic, Geometry and Physics
Herstmonceux Castle, UK (Part of Queen's University)

July 7-8, 2016
New Researchers in Statistics and Probability
The Fields Institute

July 11-15, 2016
World Congress of Probability and Statistics
hosted by the Fields Institute

August 22-26, 2016
Conference on Methods of Modern Mathematical Physics, A Young Researcher Symposium on the Occasion of the 70th Birthday of Barry Simon
The Fields Institute