Fields Medal SymposiumPosted on: Jun 19, 2012
The inaugural Fields Medal Symposium will take place October 15 to 18, 2012 at the Fields Institute in Toronto, Canada. The medallist to be honoured this year is Ngo Bao Chau (University of Chicago, Fields Medal 2010). The Symposium will be centred on the work of Ngo, and its current and potential impact. There will be public lectures by Chau and by James Arthur (University of Toronto), as well as a panel discussion for high school and undergraduate students.