2016 CMS Winter Meeting

Niagara Falls, December 2 - 5, 2016


Schedule - Plenary, Prize and Public Lectures

Friday December 2
17:00 - 18:00 Dror Bar-Natan (University of Toronto), Public Lecture, The Hardest Math I've Ever Really Used, Great Room C
Saturday December 3
10:30 - 11:30 Karol Zyczkowski (Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland), Plenary Lecture, On Mathematics useful in Quantum Theory (a personal perspective), Niagara Room

11:30 - 12:30 Donald Violette (University of Moncton), Adrien Pouliot Award, Et si on enseignait la passion?, Niagara Room, Crowne Plaza

13:30 - 14:30 Louigi Addario-Berry (McGill University), Coxeter-James Prize, Probabilistic aspects of minimum spanning trees, Niagara Room, Crowne Plaza
Sunday December 4
10:30 - 11:30 Diane Maclagan (University of Warwick), Plenary Lecture, Tropical Geometry, Great Room C

11:30 - 12:30 Daniel Wise (McGill University), Jeffery-Williams Prize, The Cubical Route to Understanding Groups, Great Room C

14:00 - 15:00 Glen Van Brummelen (Quest University), Plenary Lecture, History for the Future: Heavenly Storytelling in the Mathematics Classroom, Great Room C

18:00 - 19:00 Tom Salisbury (York University), Joint CAIMS/CMS Plenary, Uncertain longevity, Great Room C
Monday December 5
10:30 - 11:30 Natasa Sesum (Rutgers University), Plenary Lecture, Ancient solutions and singularities in geometric flows, Great Room C

11:30 - 12:30 Vincent Genest (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Doctoral Prize, 49 minutes to Bannai-Ito algebras, Great Room C

14:00 - 15:00 Mark Ablowitz (University of Colorado at Boulder), Joint CAIMS/CMS Plenary, Nonlinear Waves: Solitons At Age 50 and More…, Great Room C


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