On behalf of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, the Institute of Catalan Studies, in cooperation with the Catalan Mathematical Society, is proud to host the event “Abel in Barcelona” on January 16, 2017. This is on the occasion of the meeting of the Abel Committee in Barcelona that week.

“Abel in Barcelona” will be the 7th edition of a one-day symposium with lectures aimed at a mathematically educated and interested audience, with the objective of increasing public awareness of mathematics and of the Abel Prize.


Luigi Ambrosio, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy

Ben Green, University of Oxford, England

Louis Nirenberg, Courant Institute, New York University, USA. Abel Prize Laureate 2015


Institute of Catalan Studies (IEC)

Carrer del Carme, 47

08001 Barcelona

Registration free but mandatory. Deadline: January 11, 2017.

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Societat Catalana de Matemàtiques
Institut d'Estudis Catalans
Carrer del Carme, 47
08001 Barcelona

Phone: +34 933 248 583