Women and Mathematics

Monday, May 19, 2014 -
9:30am to 7:30pm
 Schedule of the 2014 Women and Mathematics day at Fine Hall. Click here for more information on the program.9:45 AM: Shuttle bus pick-up at IAS. (Destination: Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, Princeton University.)10:00 AM: Guided tour of Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory.11:30 AM: Shuttle bus pickup at PPPL. (Destination: Fine Hall, Princeton University.)12 noon: Lunch Break:Professors’ Lounge (“PL”: Top floor/Fine Hall) 1:30 PM: “High Frequency Trading: is there still room for mathematics?”Speaker:René Carmona Department of Operations Research and Financial EngineeringRoom: Fine 3142:45 PM: “The Topology of the Zero Set of Random (Real) Polynomials”Speaker:Peter SarnakDepartment of Mathematics and the Institute for Advanced StudyRoom: Fine 3144:00 PM: Tea:Common Room (Third Floor/Fine Hall)4:30 PM: Panel Discussion: “Mathematical Opportunities in Finance”Moderator:Inna OkounkovaPanelists:Irina Bogacheva (QS Investors and Columbia University)Gaye Erkan (Goldman Sachs)Margaret Holen (Mathematical Sciences Research Institute)Inna Okounkova (AllianceBernstein and Columbia University) Room: 138 Lewis Library (adjacent to Fine Hall; corner of Ivy Lane and Washington Road)6:00 PM: Dinner:Professors’ Lounge (“PL”: Top floor/Fine Hall)