IHES events

IHES news

Find out about the prolific activity and scientific advances at IHES in the Institute’s news and main events.

  • Conference: “Space Time Matrices” from 25 to 27 February 2019

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  • A public conference on 13 March 2019

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  • “Aspects of Geometric Group Theory” : apply for the IHES Summer School 2019!

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  • The Alexzandria Figueroa and Robert Penner Chair established at the Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques

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  • Jean-Marc Fontaine died aged 74

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  • Jean Bourgain dies aged 64

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Invitation programmes

Researchers come from all over the world to take part in the general IHES programme or in specific programmes. They are selected following an application or invited by the Scientific Council.

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Call for summer school proposals

Hosting a summer school each year is an important element of the Institute’s scientific policy. IHES is now calling for proposals for 2021

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The IHES video channel

Since 2013, IHES has uploaded all of its conferences, lectures and public events onto its YouTube channel. View all the scientific events there.

Theoretical scientific research

The aim of the Foundation known as ‘Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques’ is to enable and encourage theoretical scientific research (…). [Its] activity consists mainly in providing the institute’s professors and researchers, both permanent and invited, with the resources required to undertake disinterested research.

Extract from the statutes of the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques, 1958.
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