All events in may 2017
22 May 2017 at 17:00
Location: Royal Palace grounds, Oslo
The Abel Laureate will honour Niels Henrik Abel by laying down a wreath at the Abel Monument. Kristian Ranestad, chair of the Abel board, will give a speech. Music. The event is open to the public.
22 May 2017 at 18:00
Location: The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
The Norwegian Academy will host a dinner in honour of the Abel Laureate. Among the invited guests will be members of the Abel committee and the Abel board, members of the Academy's mathematics group and visiting mathematicians from many countries. By invitation only.
23 May 2017 at 14:00
Location: University Aula, Oslo, Norway
The Abel Laureate will receive the Abel Prize at an award ceremony in the University Aula in Oslo, Norway. The ceremony will be followed by a reception and an interview with the Abel Laureate in front of a live audience at a nearby theatre, Det Norske Teatret.
23 May 2017 at 19:00
Location: Akershus Castle, Oslo
The Norwegian government hosts a banquet in honour of the Abel Laureate at Akershus Castle. By invitation only.
24 May 2017 at 10:00 - 24 May 2017 at 15:30
Location: Georg Sverdrups Hus, University of Oslo
The Abel Laureate will give his prize lecture at the University of Oslo followed by two Abel Lectures, usually on topics related to the prize winner's work. For some years now a popular science lecture has also been part of the program.