April 26, 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

April 21-24, 2015
Workshop on Complex spatio-temporal data structures: Methods and applications
Fields Institute

April 23-24, 2015
Distinguished Lecture Series in Statistical Science
Bin Yu, University of California, Berkeley
Fields Institute

April 29-30, 2015
Workshop on Big Data in Commercial and Retail Banking
Fields Institute, Toronto

May 4-5, 2015
Workshop From Lie Algebras To Group Schemes
University of Ottawa and Carleton University

May 5, 2015
Guelph Biomathematics and Biostatistics Symposium
Descriptive and Predictive Methods in the Study of Communicable Diseases
University of Guelph

May 5, 2015
Applied Mathematics Colloquium/Seminar
Jerome Neufeld (University of Cambridge)
Fields Institute

May 6-8, 2015
Algorithms and Complexity in Mathematics, Epistemology and Science (ACMES).
Western University

May 7-10, 2015
Representation Theory and Analysis on Lie Groups over Local Fields
University of Ottawa

May 8-9, 2015
Fields Geometric Analysis Colloquium

Fields Institute

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 7-12, 2015
Applied Mathematics, Modeling and Computational Science Conference AMMCS-CAIMS2015
Wilfrid Laurier University

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

June 10-13, 2015
Workshop on Mathematics in the Time of Mathematics Open Online Communities (MOOCs)
Fields Institute, Toronto

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

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

June 12-14, 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

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

August 5, 2015
Workshop on Target Benefit Plans
Fields Institute,Toronto

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

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 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


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 11-15, 2016

World Congress of Probability and Statistics
hosted by the Fields Institute