Programme

 

Monday, April 26th

  • 9.00 Registration

  • 9.30 Greetings and Introduction (chair : Maria J. Esteban, Coordinator of local organizing committee)

    • Welcome by organisers
    • EU Presidency welcome
    • Other official addresses
    • Presentation of the strategic instruments of ESF
    • Presentation of the Forward Look on Mathematics and Industry

  • 10.30 Coffee Break

  • 11.00 Industrial Mathematics in Europe : a publication on success stories of cooperation. (Thibaut Léry, ESF Science Officer, PESC Unit)

  • 11.15 The relationship between Industry and Mathematics: 3 top managers of large European Companies present their views and experiences.

    • Chair : Manuel de Leon, CSIC representative at the ESF Pesc Committee


  • 13.00-14.30 Lunch

  • 14.30 Chair : Wil Schilders, member of the Forward Look's S.O.C. (Eindhoven)

    Keynote speech : The experience of an industrial mathematician by Alfredo Bermudez de Castro (Santiago de Compostela)

  • 15,30 Overview of the Forward Look report

    • Work Group 1 : Training and careers – Magnus Fontes (Coordinator of WG 1, Lund)
    • Work Group 2 : Interfaces between Mathematics and Industry – Volker Mehrmann (Coordinator of WG 2, Berlin)
    • Work Group 3 : Opportunities and Challenges – Yvon Maday (Coordinator of WG 3, Paris)

  • 17.00 Coffee break

  • 17.30 Panel discussion.


  • Discussants : Adel Abbas, Arvind Gupta (MITACS), Philippe Ricoux, Jan Sijbrand.

 

Tuesday  April 27th

  • 09.00 Chair : Ari Laptev, EMS President (London)

    Keynote speech : Analysis, Models and Simulations by Pierre-Louis Lions (Paris)

  • 10.00 Working group parallel sessions

    • Ranking of recommendations
    • Specific roadmap for each WG
    • Attractiveness and Feasibility
    • Report from each Working Group

  • 13.00-14.30 Lunch

  • 14.30 Plenary discussion - chair : Mario Primicerio, Chair of the Forward Look's S.O.C. (Firenze)

    • Presentation of the outcomes of the sessions by rapporteurs
    • Discussion about the ranking of recommendations and the roadmap

  • 17.00 Closing session