Each year the MRC invites a few outstanding mathematicians to deliver Distinguished Lecture Series.

## Henri Poincaré Distinguished Lecturer

Speaker:

Dan Freed (University of Texas at Austin)

Date and Time:

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Location:

Math 380-W

## Beatrice Yormark Distinguished Visitor Lecture

Speaker:

Frances Kirwan (Oxford)

Date and Time:

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Location:

380-380W

## The Kai-Lai Chung Memorial Lecture

Speaker:

James Norris (Cambridge)

Date and Time:

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

## MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series

Speaker:

Geordie Williamson (Max Planck Institute, Bonn)

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Location:

Math 380-W

*Algebraic representations, constructible sheaves and higher representation theory*: “Higher representation theory”

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## MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series

Speaker:

Geordie Williamson (Max Planck Institute, Bonn)

Date and Time:

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Location:

Math 380-W

*Algebraic representations, constructible sheaves and higher representation theory*: “Constructible sheaves”

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## MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series

Speaker:

Geordie Williamson (Max Planck Institute, Bonn)

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Location:

Math 380-W

*Algebraic representations, constructible sheaves and higher representation theory*: “Algebraic representations”

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## The Kai-Lai Chung Memorial Lecture

Speaker:

Laurent Saloff-Coste (Cornell)

Date and Time:

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Location:

Lane History Corner/Bldg. 200, Pigott Hall 113

"Groups and random walks"

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## MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series

Speaker:

Takashi Tsuboi (University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Mathematics)

Date and Time:

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:

Math 383-N

“Old and New problems on diffeomorphism groups” Part I

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## MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series

Speaker:

Mikhail Gromov (IHÉS and NYU)

Date and Time:

Friday, November 11, 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:

Math 383-N

“The unknown unknown in the logic of the mind”

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## MRC Distinguished Lecturer Series

Speaker:

Mikhail Gromov (IHÉS and NYU)

Date and Time:

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Location:

Math 380-W

“Scalar curvature, convex polyhedra and differential operators”

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