A Celebration of Mathematics and Computer Science


Celebrating Avi Wigderson's 60th Birthday

October 5 - 8, 2016 Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ USA

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Avi 60 Conference

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This workshop is being organized in honor of Avi Wigderson on the occasion of his 60th birthday.

Invited Speakers

  • Scott Aaronson - University of Texas, Austin
  • Dorit Aharonov - Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Noga Alon - Tel Aviv University
  • Zeev Dvir - Princeton University
  • Oded Goldreich - Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Shafi Goldwasser - MIT
    Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Russell Impagliazzo -
    University of California, San Diego
  • Gil Kalai - Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Richard Karp - University of California, Berkeley
  • Nati Linial - Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Richard Lipton - Georgia Institute of Technology
  • László Lovász - Eötvös Loránd University
  • Alex Lubotzky - Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Silvio Micali - MIT
  • Noam Nisan - Hebrew University of Jerusalem
  • Toniann Pitassi - University of Toronto
  • Alexander Razborov - University of Chicago
  • Omer Reingold - Stanford University
  • Michael Saks - Rutgers University
  • Ronen Shaltiel - University of Haifa
  • Madhu Sudan - Harvard University
  • Eyal Wigderson - Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Organizing Committee

  • Sanjeev Arora - Princeton University
  • Boaz Barak - Harvard University
  • Ran Raz - Weizmann Institute of Science
  • Peter Sarnak - Princeton University,
    Institute for Advanced Study
  • Amir Shpilka - Tel Aviv University

The workshop is free of charge thanks to the support from the Institute for Advanced Study and Princeton University. Please note that attendees must register to attend the workshop.

Keep in mind that the Saturday lectures are joint with FOCS 2016 and will be held at the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick.