January 31, 2023
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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Mathematics of Planet Earth


Ongoing Scientific Seminars/Workshops

Seminars in the Fields Commercial Industrial Mathematics Program

Past General Scientific Activities July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014

June 29-July 3, 2014
26th International Conference on Formal Power Series and Algebraic Combinatorics (FPSAC 2014)
DePaul University, Chicago

June 23-July 4, 2014
Séminaire de Mathématiques Supérieures - Counting Arithmetic Objects
Centre de Recherches Mathématiques, Montreal

June 23-27, 2014
Number Theory Days
Universite Lille 1

June 23-27, 2014
Conference on Algebraic Combinatorics: Spectral Graph Theory, Erdös-Ko-Rado Theorems and Quantum Information Theory (In Honour of Professor Chris Godsil's Mathematical Contributions)
University of Waterloo

June 23-27, 2014
42nd Canadian Annual Symposium on Operator Algebras and Their Applications (COSy)
Fields Institute

June 16-20, 2014 , 14th Canadian Quantum Information Summer School and the
June 23-27, 2014, 11th Canadian Quantum Information Student Conference
University of Guelph

June 20-21, 2014
Conference on Graph Theory, Matrix Theory and Interactions
A Conference to celebrate the scholarship of David Gregory
Queen's University

June 18-21, 2014
IEEE North American School of Information Theory
Fields Institute

June 16–20, 2014
13th Conference of the Canadian Number Theory Association (CNTA XIII)
Carleton University

June 12-15, 2014
Theory Canada 9 (TC 9) Conference
Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo

June 9-13, 2014
Mini-workshop on automorphic forms and geometric Langlands program
Fields Institute

June 6, 2014
Avner Magen Memorial Lecture
Konstantinos Georgiou, University of Waterloo

June 4, 2014
CMM Workshop on Taking Advantage of Theory and Analyses in Neuroscience: A Hippocampal Microcircuit focus
Fields Institute

June 2 - 3, 2014

June 1-3, 2014
27th Biennial Queen’s Symposium on Communications (QBSC 2014)

Queen's University
to be held at Holiday Inn Waterfront, Kingston, Ontario

May 27,28,29, 2014 at 3:30 p.m.
Coxeter Lecture Series

Sorin Popa, University of California, Los Angeles
On $\text{II}_1$ factors arising from free groups acting on spaces

May 28-30, 2014
Advancements to State-Space Models for Fisheries Science
CANSSI Collaborative Research Team Project

Fields Institute

May 23-26, 2014
Workshop on Algebraic and Geometric Invariants of Linear Algebraic Groups and Homogeneous Spaces
University of Ottawa

May 24, 2014
2014 Statistics Society of Canada Student Conference
University of Toronto

May 22-23, 2014
CANSSI-SAMSI Workshop on Geometric Topological and Graphical Model Methods in Statistics
Fields Institute

May 21-23, 2014
15th Canadian Conference on General Relativity and Relativistic Astrophysics
University of Winnipeg

May 19-23, 2014
Workshop on on Lie Theory and Mathematical Physics
University of Ottawa, to be held at Centre de Recherches Mathematiques, Montreal

May 20-21, 2014
2nd Annual Southwestern Ontario Graduate Mathematics and Statistics Conference
University of Guelph

May 16-18, 2014
XVIIth colloque pan-québécois des étudiants de l'institut des Sciences Mathématiques
Univeersity of Laval

May 16-17, 2014
22nd Ontario Combinatorics Workshop
York University

May 5-6, 2014
Graphs and Algorithms Workshop
Fields Institute

May 2, 2014
Guelph Biomathematics and Biostatistics Symposium
The Mathematics and Statistics of Food Safety

University of Guelph

May 1-4, 2014
Canadian Mathematics Education Forum
Faculty of Education, University of Ottawa

May 1-2, 2014
Ottawa-Carleton Discrete Mathematics Days
Carleton University

May 1-2, 2014
Biomath Days, Conference on Mathematical Modelling in the Biological Sciences
University of Ottawa

April 28, 2014
Symposium on Mathematical Biology in the Undergraduate Curriculum
Fields Institute

April 8-9, 2014
YSI Workshop @ 2014 Annual Plenary Conference
Fields Institute

April 5
Math in Motion...Girls in Gear
Fields Institute

April 4, 2014
Fields-Carleton Distinguished Lecture Series

Uffe Haagerup, University of Copenhagen

March 27-29, 2014
CMM Workshop on Mathematical Oncology V: Heterogeneity and Plasticity in Cancer
Fields Institute

March 24-26, 2014
CMM Workshop on Diabetes Systems Biology
Fields Institute

March 19, 2014
Public Lecture

Dine Ousmane Samary
(Benin’s University of Abomey-Calavi)
Fields-Perimeter Africa Postdoctoral Fellow Lecture
Master equation of correlation functions for tensorial group field theory
F ields Institute, Room 230

March 15-16, 2014
Workshop on Algebraic Varieties

Fields Institute

February 3, 2014 at 2 p.m.
Public Lecture
Stan Wagon, Mathematics and Computer Science, Macalester College, St Paul Minnesota

February 2, 2014, Sundays at 3 pm
Royal Canadian Institute
Stan Wagon, Mathematics and Computer Science, Macalester College, St Paul Minnesota
Algorithmic Thinking in Mathematics
MacLeod Auditorium, Medical Sciences Building, University of Toronto

January 24-26,2014
Combinatorial Algebra meets Algebraic Combinatorics
Dalhousie University

January 10-12, 2014
Conference on Hamiltonian PDEs: Analysis, Computations and Applications
Fields Institute

January 3-4, 2014
Meeting on Noncommutative Geometry And Quantum Groups: Compact Quantum Principal Bundles
Fields Institute

December 9-13, 2013
Focused Workshop on Exterior Differential Systems and Lie Theory
Fields Institute

November 25- 29, 2013
Retrospective Workshop on Discrete Geometry, Optimization, and Symmetry
Fields Institute

November 23-24, 2013
Montreal-Toronto Workshop in Number Theory
Fields Institute

November 14-15, 2013
Distinguished Lecture Series in Statistical Science
Xiao-Li Meng, Harvard University

November 13,14,18, 2013 at 3:30 p.m.
Coxeter Lecture Series

Claire Voisin, Institute de Mathématiques de Jussieu
Fields Institute

November 12-15, 2013
CEMPI Conference on Statistical Mechanics and Nonlinear Physics
Université Lille 1, Villeneuve D'Ascq, France

November 11, 2013
2013 CRM-Fields-PIMS Prize Lecture
Bruce Reed,
Université McGill
How I learned to do mathematics
Fields Institute, Room 230

November 4-8, 2013
BIOMAT 2013, International Symposium on Mathematical and Computational Biology

Fields Institute

October 31-November 2, 2013
Mathematics for New Economic Thinking
An INET Workshop at the Fields Institute
Fields Institute

October 28-31, 2013
Congres de Mathematique Nord-Pas de Calais/Belgique
held in Valenciennes (France) and Mons (Belgique)

October 27-30, 2013
Quantitative Finance Retrospective Workshop
Fields Institute

October 24, 2013
Edward Frenkel,
University of California, Berkeley
Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality
Fields Institute

October 21-22, 2013
Sojourns in Nonlinear Economics 2013
Neil Lancaster, University of Leicester

Fields Institute

October 19-20, 2013
The 15th Midwest Optimization Meeting
University of Western Ontario

October 15-17, 2013
SCHOLAR - a Scientific Celebration Highlighting Open Lines of Arithmetic Research

Centre de Recherches Mathématiques, Montreal

October 15-17, 2013 at 3:30 p.m.
Distinguished Lecture Series
Maxim Kontsevich, Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques
Fields Institute, Room 230

September 30–October 3, 2013
Fields Medal Symposium
Honouring Elon Lindenstrauss (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Fields Medal 2010).

September 23-24, 2013,
Industrial-Academic Workshop on Optimization in Finance and Risk Management
Fields Institute

August 26-30, 2013
International Conference on Applied Mathematics, Modeling & Computational Science (AMMCS-2013)
held at the Waterloo Campus of Wilfrid Laurier University

August 24-26, 2013
MAGE - Methods and Algorithms for Genome Evolution
Hotel Chateau-Bromont, Eastern Townships, Quebec

August 23-24, 2013
CanQueue 2013, 15th Annual Conference for Canadian Queueing Theorists and Practitioners
University of Waterloo

August 19-22 , 2013
Workshop on Numerical Methods for Fluid Dynamics
Carleton University

August 15-18, 2013
CAM Conference, joint meeting of the Canadian, American and Mexican Physical Societies
University of Waterloo

August 15-16, 2013
Conference on Space Efficient Data Structures, Streams and Algorithms
(a conference dedicated to Ian Munro )
University of Waterloo

August 12-16, 2013
Conference on Quantum Information and Quantum Control V

University of Toronto

August 12-15, 2013
22nd International Workshop on Matrices and Statistics
Hosted by Fields on the University of Toronto Campus

August 8-10, 2013
25th Canadian Conference on Computational Geometry
University of Waterloo

August 2-3, 2013
Emerging Issues, Statistics Methods and Applications: A Workshop of Celebrating the Birth of ICSA-CANADA Chapter and the International Statistics Year
Westin Harbour Castle Toronto Hotel

July 29-August 2, 2013
3rd International Summer School on Information Security in a Quantum World (QKD)
Institute for Quantum Computing at the University of Waterloo

July 29-August 2, 2013
Workshop on Flexible Network Design
Fields Institute

July 31-August 2, 2013
Statistical Science in Society
A conference to celebrate the International Year of Statistics and the launch of the Canadian Statistical Sciences Institute
University of Waterloo

July 23-26, 2013
28th Summer Conference on Topology and Its Applications
Nipissing University, North Bay

July 22-24, 2013
Workshop Celebrating 40 Years of Nested Dissection

University of Waterloo

July 22-25, 2013
15th Workshop on Descriptional Complexity of Formal Systems (DCFS 2013)
Western University

July 7-12, 2013
Conference on Analysis and Partial Differential Equations
University of British Columbia

July, 2013 (has been rescheduled to a future date TBA)
Vector-borne Diseases Workshop