The Institut d'Estudis Catalans will host the Abel in Barcelona event on Monday 16th January. The event will take place alongside the final meeting of the Abel committee, which will select the Abel Prize Laureate for 2017. There will be an afternoon of lectures from Louis Nirenberg, who shared the 2015 Abel Prize with John Nash, Professor Luigi Ambrosio (Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa) and Professor Ben Green (University of Oxford) aimed at a broad mathematical audience.
The event is free and open to the public. You can register for the event here
More information about the event and the Abel Prize is available here
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