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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Proposals of special sessions at MCA 2017 are welcomed by the Special Sessions Subcommittee. Early submission of proposals is encouraged: good proposals will be approved on a regular basis before the deadline, so that session speakers may be invited in plenty of time to make travel and funding arrangements.

A proposal should include:

  • Nicolas Andruskiewitsch (U Cordoba, Argentina)
  • Lia Bronsard (McMaster U, Canada)
  • Krzytof Burdzy (U Washington, USA)
  • Rustum Choksi (McGill U, Canada)
  • Maria Chudnovsky (Columbia U, USA)
  • Juan Davila (U Chile)

The Scientific Committee has selected the following Plenary Speakers at the MCA 2017:

  • Shafrira Goldwasser (MIT, USA)
  • Manuel del Pino (Universidad de Chile)
  • Andrew Granville (Université de Montréal, Canada)
  • Peter Ozsvath (Princeton University, USA)
  • Yuval Peres (Microsoft Research, USA)

As announced previously, the 2nd Mathematical Congress of the Americas will take place in Montréal, Canada on July 24-28, 2017.

After careful evaluation of two excellent bids presented by the Argentinian Mathematical Union (Buenos Aires) and the Canadian Mathematical Society (Montréal), as well as of the reports of the visits made to both sites, the Executive Committee has selected to grant the organization of the Mathematical Congress of the Americas MCA 2017 to Montréal.

The second Mathematical Congress of the Americas will take place on July 24-28, 2017.

Interim Executive Committee
Mathematical Council of the Americas