> The awarding ceremony of Fermat Prizes, will take place on May 14, 2018.

The Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse (Toulouse Mathematics Institute) is organizing, a meeting in honour of the laureates 2017 of the Fermat Prizes, on May 14, 2018. These event will be the occasion to present current researches in mathematics to diverse audiences:

> On May 14th monday, the talks by the Fermat Prize senior laureates will take place at the Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse, while the popularization talk and the awarding ceremony will be at the Hôtel de Région Occitanie.

- The Mathematics popularization talk (in French) by Josselin Garnier  will be directed to any person interested in Mathematics (with a college scientific background).
– The talks by the Fermat Prize 2017 laureates will be of colloquium type for mathematicians, not necessarily specialists of the presented subjects.

The Fermat Prize of research in Mathematics and the Fermat Prize Junior are awarded every other year. They are respectively granted by the Région Occitanie Pyrénées-Méditerranée (20 000€) and the Université Toulouse III – Paul Sabatier (2 000€), and by tradition the awarding ceremony takes place at the Hôtel de Région.

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Schedule of May 14, 2018

⇒ At the Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse, amphitheater Schwartz

Talks by the laureates 2017 of the Fermat Prize of research in Mathematics.

11:00 SImon A. Brendle (Columbia University)
12:00 Buffet
14:00 Nader Masmoudi (Courant Institute, New-York University)

  Location and access

⇒ At the Hôtel de Région, grand amphitheater


Introductory speeches by the representative of the Région

Presentation of the Senior and Junior Fermat Prizes

18:30 Awarding ceremony of the Junior Fermat Prizes 2017 (Corentin Lunel, Hugo Fages, Quentin Rembert et Charlie Hérent)  and of the Senior Fermat Prizes 2017 (Simon A. Brendle et Nader Masmoudi)
18:45 Mathematics popularization talk by Josselin Garnier (Ecole Polytechnique)
20:00 Cocktail organized in the Hall Savary

To attend the awarding evening at the hôtel de Région, please register you on this website :


The registration is mandatory for building control access.


Paths from the metro station « Saint-Michel Marcel Langer » to the Hôtel de Région, Midi-Pyrénées