Meet Great Minds in Computer
Science and Mathematics
As one of the founding organizations of the Heidelberg Laureate Forum http://www.
heidelberg-laureate-forum.org/, ACM invites young computer science and mathematics
researchers to meet some of the preeminent scientists in their field. These may be the very
pioneering researchers who sparked your passion for research in computer science and/or
These laureates include recipients of the ACM A.M. Turing Award, the ACM Prize in Computing,
Abel Prize, the Fields Medal, and the Nevanlinna Prize.
The 8th Heidelberg Laureate Forum will take place September 20–25, 2020 in Heidelberg,
This week-long event features presentations, workshops, panel discussions, and social events
focusing on scientific inspiration and exchange among laureates and young scientists.
Who can participate?
Students of computer science and mathematics (or closely related fields) at the Undergraduate/
Pre-Master, Graduate Ph.D. and Postdoc levels can apply for the Heidelberg Laureate
Forum. Postdocs include young researchers in classical postdoc positions as well as those
who have recently completed (within five years) their Ph.D. and are still strongly interested
in scientific matters, even if currently working in a non-scientific environment.
How to apply:
Materials to complete applications are listed on the site.
What is the schedule?
The application deadline is February 14, 2020.
Successful applicants will be notified by mid-late April 2020.
More information available on
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