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Nederlands Mathematisch Centrum Scientific Days in Utrecht

The next Nederlands Mathematics Congres (NMC, Dutch Mathematical Congress) will take place on Tuesday 11 and Wednesday 12 April in 2023. Next to three interesting keynote speakers, the Brouwer medal will be awarded. There will be sessions by the Mathematics Clusters, Gravitation programmes (QSC and Networks) and AIM, inspiring workshops for PhD students, Speed dates with Industry and a poster competition.

NMC-2023 has an inspiring and varied program, which you can find on https://mathematischcongres.nl/.

Ronald de Wolf will organise a QSC session at NMC'23 with three speakers:

• Gayane Vardoyan, QuTech, TU Delft

Developing a Framework for Quantum Network Utility Maximization

• Lisa Kohl, CWI, Amsterdam: 

Secure computation with silent preprocessing from learning parity with noise

• Casper Gyurik, LIACS, University Leiden 

Quantum algorithms and the homology problem


Keynote speakers are among others:
• Éva Tardos (Cornell University), who will be awarded the Brouwer Medal, the most prestigious mathematics prize in The Netherlands,
• Eva Miranda (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya),
• Kavita Ramanan (Brown University) and
• Klaas Landsman (Radboud Universiteit, Spinoza Prize Winner 2022)



NMC 2023 Poster session and Competition

Invitation to all PhD students in Mathematics in The Netherlands

During the upcoming Netherlands Mathematical Congress (NMC 2023, Utrecht, 11-12 April 2023), a poster session will be organized for all PhD students in Mathematics in The Netherlands. The poster session will have a competitive character. A jury will assess the posters and award three prizes: 300, 200 and 100 € for the best, one-but-best and second-best poster. The prizes will be awarded during the closing ceremony of NMC 2023. The deadline for submitting posters is 13 March 2023>> More information


Call for KWG PhD Prize 2023

Every year, the Dutch Royal Mathematical Society (KWG) invites several PhD candidates to present their research at the Netherlands Mathematical Congress (NMC). A jury of mathematicians from various fields chooses a winner, who receives besides the prestige of winning, an exchange trophy and a monetary reward of 1000 euro made available by the Foundation Compositio Mathematica. This year the jury will be chaired by Prof. Martin van Gijzen (TU Delft).

The PhD prize competition is open to PhD candidates in mathematics from all universities in the Netherlands, provided their thesis defense date is after February 28th 2023. The deadline for proposals is Wednesday, 1 March 2023. In order to enter the competition, please read the attached document.


Pictures NMC 2022

On 19 and 20 April the NMC 2022 took place. During the NMC Scientific Days, keynote lectures were given by: Helmut Hofer (Princeton Institute for Advanced Study), Natasa Jonoska (University of South Florida), Shafi Goldwasser (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Beeger lecturer) and Joris van der Hoeven, winner of the N.G. de Bruijn Prize. You can find a photo impression on this page.


When: Tuesday April 11th, 2023  -  Wednesday April 12th, 2023
Time: 09:00 - 19:00
Where: Van der Valk Hotel Utrecht Winthontlaan 4-6, 3526 KV Utrecht