Celebration of the Life and Work of John F. Nash, Jr.

Saturday, October 24, 2015 -
9:00am to 6:00pm
Lectures on Nash’s work: (All talks will be in McDonnell A02)9:30 a.m.Welcoming Remarks9:45 – 10:45 a.m.Eric Maskin – “John Nash’s Contributions to Economics and Game Theory”10:45 – 11:00 a.m.Break11:00 – 12:00 p.m.Sergiu Klainerman – “The Pity of It All – What J. Nash Accomplished in Analysis in Just Three Papers”12:00 – 1:45 p.m.Break1:45 – 2:45 p.m.Mikhail Gromov – “Problems Left Unsolved”2:45 – 3:15 p.m.Break3:15 – 4:15 p.m.János Kollár – “Nash’s Work in Algebraic Geometry”Public lecture:4:30 – 5:30 p.m.Sylvia Nasar – “John Nash: the story of a beautiful mind”Remembrance Service:Princeton University Chapel, 6 p.m.
 
Event Location: 
McDonnell Hall A02