IMU Awards 2022

The awards ceremony of the International Mathematical Union (IMU) is a part of the International Congresses of Mathematicians, held every four years. This year the IMU awards ceremony will be held in Helsinki, on July 5th of July 2022.

Prior to the awards ceremony, The IMU will host its 19th General Assembly in Helsinki on 3rd-4th of July 2022. The event will take place at the Scandic Grand Marina and Marina Congress Center.

The IMU awards ceremony on July 5

On the 5th of July 2022, the IMU will hold its IMU Award Ceremony 2022 in Helsinki, at Aalto University. During the ceremony the winners of Fields Medals, IMU Abacus Medal, Chern Medal Award, Carl Friedrich Gauss Prize and Leelavati Prize will be announced, and the awards will be handed over.

The scientific talks on July 6

On the following day, the 6th of July, Fields Medalists and IMU Abacus Medalists will give prize winner lectures in Helsinki.

The events on both days will be live streamed for those who are unable to attend in person. 


To register for the IMU awards ceremony, please fill in this registration form. Individuals who received an invitation email do not need to fill in this form. 

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The event is partly funded by the Finnish Ministry of Education and Culture.


Logos of the IMU and University of Helsinki.