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 The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMSinvites the mathematical community to the 2020 CMS Winter Meeting from December 3-8. All meeting activities are taking place virtually. Five days of awards, mini courses, prize lectures, plenary speakers, and scientific sessions. 


In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) has decided that the 2020 Winter Meeting will take place virtually from December 3-8, 2020. 

The 2020 CMS Winter meeting will be connecting our mathematical community online. Everything will take place on a single platform where you can jump effortlessly between sessions, community discussions and virtual lounges. If you are familiar with Zoom you will be able to easily participate in our plenaries, sessions, and panels.  

The virtual platform will be available on your web browser or mobile device. You do not need to download the app to access the platform on your web browser.

If you register, you will be sent an email before the meeting containing your code to access the 2020 CMS Virtual Winter Meeting. 

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New: You are now required to register for the meeting before you can submit an abstract.

MITACS Public Lecture

FRIDAY DECEMBER 6TH |4:30pm - 5:30pm

Complimentary Admission

Plenary Speakers

Nicolas Bergeron

École normale supérieure

Irene Fonseca

Carnegie Mellon's Center for Nonlinear Analysis (CNA)

Yvan Saint Aubin

Université de Montréal

Prize Speakers

Veselin Jungic

Simon Fraser University

Duncan Dauvergne


Jacopo De Simoi

University of Toronto

Scientific Directors

Brent Pym (McGill)

Michael Lipnowski (McGill)

Scientific Organizing Committee

Jacques Hurtubise (McGill)

Dimitris Koukoulopoulos (Montréal)

Nilima Nigam (Simon Fraser)

Brendan Pass (Alberta)

Steph van Willigenburg (UBC)