Slovenia will host the European Congress of Mathematics in 2020!

5 - 11 July 2020 

The European Congress of Mathematics is the quadrennial congress of the European Mathematical Society.

CONTACT US AT 8ecm2020@famnit.upr.si TO FIND OUT MORE

Charming Piran, lively Portorož, and mathematicians from Slovenia and the Region await you in 2020, when we are planning to organise the 8th European Congress of Mathematics (ECM). 

The Council of the European Mathematical Society voted on the organisers of the next European Congress of Mathematics on 17 July 2016 and decided to entrust the organisation to Slovene institutions.  

We are happy to announce that Fields medalist Andrei Okounkov will deliver a public lecture at the 8th European Congress of Mathematics! Andrei Okounkov is a Russian mathematician who works in mathematical physics and neighboring areas of representation theory and algebraic geometry....

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We are pleased to inform that UP FAMNIT Dean, prof. Klavdija Kutnar, PhD, has been confirmed as the only candidate to the Rector of the University of Primorska, host institution to the upcoming 8ECM.   On 29 April 2019, the Electoral Commission examined all the received complete candidate...

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On April 16, 2019, the 3rd Italian-Slovenian Research day was held in Lanthieri Mansion in Vipava, Slovenia. The Research Day is a bilateral meeting on the role of research in society and is organised by the Slovenian Ministry of Education, Science and Sport. After the formal introduction from...

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Sponsors

 

Slovenian Insurance Assosiation is the Main Sponsor of the 8th European Congress of Mathematics. 

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Donors

Foundation Compositio Mathematica is donor for the EMS Prizes Fund .

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MAIN HIGHLIGHTS OF THE CONGRESS INCLUDE: 

 

CENTRAL LOCATION IN EUROPE

Excellent communications and connections will bring you to the lovely, picturesque town of Piran. A peaceful Mediterranean gem full of rich history and romantic medieval streets. 

The Bernardin resort lies just outside of Piran and if you continue the walk along the beach, you will reach Portorož, a resort city since the 13th century. 

The Trieste, Ljubljana, Pula, and Venice airports are in the vicinity and we have arranged special prices with airport shuttle services for the conference. 

NEW CONCEPT OF ECM

Organised in a small town with an academic tradition and support of the local academic community, with all facilities within walking distance.

Math societies from the region are participating in the organisation and the congress will be held in a modern and spacious congress centre with plenty of accommodation facilities.

A WIDE LIST OF ACCOMPANYING EVENTS

Planned accompanying events include scientific events, social events, exhibitions, and events for popularising mathematics.

A FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT 

Activities such as dolphin watching, a biodiversity camp, human-computer interaction workshops, math workshops for different age groups, and other activities provided in different languages will be available for your family members that join you for the trip.  

SATELLITE EVENTS

Satellite events covering different topics will be organised in the region before and after the event.

AND MUCH, MUCH MORE... 

So just scroll through our webpage and check what we are preparing for you..