Left to right: Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President, Anita Lehikoinen, Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Culture and Education, and Sarah Green, Professor of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Helsinki

Ranskan Instituutti Suomessa, Ranskan korkeakoulutuksen, tutkimuksen ja innovaation ministeriö, Suomen Tiedeseura ja Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia ovat järjestäneet yhteistyössä professori Jean-Pierre Bourguignonin, ranskalaisen matemaatikon ja Euroopan tiedeneuvoston puheenjohtajan, vierailu Helsingissä 13.11.2017.

Hän vetää keskustelutilaisuuden 13.11.2017 klo 14.15 Helsingin Säätytalolla.

Tilaisuus on avoin kaikille mutta ilmoittautuminen on pakollista:


Program

14h15: Opening session
Anita Lehikoinen, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Culture

14h25: Keynote
Prof. Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President “Europe of Research: Challenges and perspectives”

15h00: Panel Discussion
Prof. Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President
Riitta Maijala, Vice President for Research, Academy of Finland
Prof. Carl Gahmberg, Perpetual Secretary, Finnish Society for Sciences and Letters
Dr. Sarah Green, University of Helsinki – ERC Advanced grant laureate

Moderation Prof. Risto Nieminen, Academician and Vice-President of the Finnish Academy for Sciences and Letters

15h45: Closing remarks
Prof. Risto Nieminen


Professor Jean-Pierre Bourguignon is the President of the European Research Council since January 2014.

Prior to that, he was the Director of the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques (IHÉS) from 1994 till 2013. This international research institute located near Paris, France, was built as the European counterpart of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. He was also the first ERC Panel Chair in Mathematics, for Starting Grants.

A mathematician by training, he spent his whole career as a fellow of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS). He held a Professor position at École polytechnique from 1986 to 2012. From 1990 to 1992, he was President of the Société Mathématique de France and President of the European Mathematical Society from 1995 to 1998. He is a former member of the Board of the EuroScience organisation (2002-2006) and served on EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) committees since 2004.

Professor Bourguignon received the Prix Paul Langevin in 1987 and the Prix du Rayonnement Français in Mathematical Sciences and Physics from the Académie des Sciences de Paris in 1997. In 2005, he was elected honorary member of the London Mathematical Society and has been the secretary of the mathematics section of the Academia Europaea. In 2017, he was elected honorary member of the German Association of Mathematicians (DMV).

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Jean-Pierre Bourguignon(ERC President), Sabine Simmross(Assistant),Kola Jukka(Rector University of Helsinki
Mannila Heikk, President Academy of Finland), Saarma Mart (University of Helsinki, Former Vice-President ERC)
Aula Pekka, Secretary General Finnish Academy of Science and Letters, Nieminen Risto( Vice-President Finnish Academy of Science and Letters)
Tirri Kirsi (President Finnish Academy of Science and Letters), Gahmberg Carl (Permanent Secretary Finnish Society of Sciences and Letters), Karlsson Fred (President Finnish Society of Sciences and Letters), Bougrab Jeannette (Director Institut Français de Finlande), Leporini Mathieu (Science and Higher Education)

Serge Tomasi, Ambassador, Ambassade de France, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President, Sabine Simmross, Assistant, Mannila Heikki, President Academy of Finland, Hannele Lahtinen, NCP ERC, Académie de Finlande, Ilkka P. Laurila, Senior Vice-President LUKE, Juhani Damski, Directeur général, FMI, Hannu Seristö, Vice President, External Relations, Aalto University, Olli Hietanen, Coordinateur, Commission pour le Futur (Parlement), Antti Kupiainen, Coordinator Centre of Excellence in Mathematics, Carl Gahmberg, Secretaire perpétuel, Finnish Society for Sciences and Letters, Mathieu Leporini, Attaché scientifique.

 

Dr. Mathieu Leporini, Science and Higher Education Attaché

Anita Lehikoinen, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Culture

 

Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President

Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President

Professor Risto Nieminen, Vice-President Finnish Adamy for Sciences and letters, Academician, Professor emeritus of physcis, Aalto University

Left to right: Sarah Green, professor of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Helsinki, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President, Carl Gahmberg, Perpetual secretary of the Finnish Society for Sciences and Letters, Riitta Maijala Vice President for Research at the Academy of Finland

Left to right: Professor Risto Nieminen, Vice-President Finnish Adamy for Sciences and letters, Academician, Professor emeritus of physcis, Aalto University, Sarah Green, professor of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Helsinki, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, ERC President, Carl Gahmberg, Perpetual secretary of the Finnish Society for Sciences and Letters, Riitta Maijala Vice President for Research at the Academy of Finland