2016 meeting

2016 Annual Meeting of the Israel Mathematical Union

Dead Sea, 02-05, June 2016

Venue:  Herods Dead Sea Hotel


Lior Bary-Soroker (TAU)

Vitali Milman (TAU)

Yaron Ostrover (TAU)

General Information:




1) From Tel Aviv University: Thursday, June 2nd, 11:00: Bus from Tel Aviv University (leaving from Gate #2 – “Matatia gate” – on the east side of campus next to the math department and to the Diaspora Museum (“Beit HatefuTSot”), going to Herods hotel.Sunday, June 5th, 14:00 a bus from Herods Hotel to TAU.

2) From Haifa: Thursday, June 2nd, 10:30: Bus from the Technion leaving from the main gate (neve sha’anan), then continue to Haifa University and leave again at 10:45 from the northern gate (“Denia”) of Haifa universitygoing to Herods hotel. Sunday, June 5th, 14:00 a bus from Herods Hotel to Haifa.

Invited Plenary Speakers:

*) Yisrael Aumann (Hebrew University)

*) Alexander Olevskii (Tel Aviv University)

*) Erdős Prize recipient – Emanuel Milman (Technion)

IMU also invited one lecture of general scientific interest by:

*) Michal Linial (Hebrew University)

Special Sessions:



Email address


Dima Gourevitch (Weizmann)

dimagur at weizmann.ac.il


Nir Lev (BIU) & Gady Kozma (Weizmann)

levnir at math.biu.ac.il

Applied Mathematics

Koby Rubinstein (Technion)

koby at tx.technion.ac.il

Asymptotic Geometric Analysis

Vitali Milman (TAU)

milman at post.tau.ac.il

Combinatorics and Discrete Mathematics

Asaf Shapira (TAU)

asafico at tau.ac.il

Geometric, Analytic and Measurable Group Theory

Tobias Hartnick (Technion)

hartnick at tx.technion.ac.il

Geometry and Topology

Michael Brandenbursky (BGU) & Yaron Ostrover (TAU)

brandens at math.bgu.ac.il & ostrover at post.tau.ac.il

Mathematical Education

Avi Berman (Technion)

berman at tx.technion.ac.il

Probability Theory

Ron Peled (TAU) and Asaf Nachmias (TAU)

peledron at post.tau.ac.il & asafnach at post.tau.ac.il

For administrative help:

Meira Hillel

  • E-mail: meira@post.tau.ac.il
  • Phone: 03-6408043


Israel Mathematical Union (IMU) 

European Research Council (ERC)

Mathematical Institute @ Tel Aviv (MINT)