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Program of the 2017 edition


  • The BSSM 2017 is in preparation. It will take place from the

    28th of August to the 1st of September!

    The seminars take place in the Salle Solvay which is on the 5th floor of the NO building at the campus de la plaine.

  • Big quizz on Wednesday afternoon!!

    We organise a quizz with questions linked to mathematics, its history, riddles, etc... Great prizes await the winners!


    Lundi 28 août 2017
    9h-9h30 Inscription
    9h30-12h Luc Lemaire (ULB) : Trois conjectures en quête d'un tore
    14h-15h30 Tony Huynh (ULB) : Transfinite Computers and Infinite Running-time
    16h-17h Anna Vanden Wyngaerd (ULB) : Gödel's Proof
    Mardi 29 août 2017
    9h30-12h Gianluca Bontempi (ULB) : Machine Learning for predicting in a big data world
    14h-15h Emilie Clette (ULg) : Bornes de variance et inégalités isopérimétriques
    15h30-16h30 Julien Remy (ULB) : An introduction to Orthogonal Arrays
    Mercredi 30 août 2017
    9h30-12h Maja Volkov (UMons) : La loi de réciprocité quadratique
    14h-16h Big quizz!!
    Jeudi 31 août 2017
    9h30-12h Jan De Neve (Ugent) : Regression models for indirectly observed outcomes: extracting reliable information from indirect observations
    13h30-14h30 Cédric Oms (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya) : Let's play some billiards! (1)
    15h-16h Arnau Planas Bahi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya) : Let's play some billiards! (2)
    Evening Conference dinner
    Vendredi 1 septembre 2017
    9h30-12h Pascal Lambrechts (UCL) : Le retournement de la sphère
    14h-15h30 Jérémie Moerenhout (University of Auckland and ULB) : Galois et la résolution des équations polynomiales

    Note that the program is still subject to modifications!