Bringing Together the World's Leading Researchers and Scholars in Theoretical Computer Science

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We are entering the final weeks of a unique semester at the Simons Institute, as in institutions across the world. I’d like to extend a word of appreciation to our program organizers and staff, who have shown exceptional flexibility and innovative spirit, rolling out our research programs in a fully online environment for the first (and hopefully last) time in the Institute’s history.

Workshops / Symposia

Other Events

Dec. 1, 2020 11:00 am12:00 pm
Adam Klivans (University of Texas, Austin)
Dec. 2, 2020 9:00 am11:00 am
Dec. 2, 2020 11:00 am12:00 pm
Dec. 4, 2020 9:00 am11:00 am
Dec. 7, 2020 10:00 am11:30 am
Brian Christian

Call for Proposals

We are accepting proposals for programs to run at the Institute two years in advance of the start of the program and beyond. Annual deadlines: June 30 and December 31.

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The Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing offers numerous ways for scientists to participate in the life of the Institute.

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Senior Scientist Search

The Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing invites applications for the position of Senior Scientist.  Learn More »

COVID-19 Update

All Simons Institute workshops, public lectures, and internal program events will be held online while California shelters in place. Connection details will be provided on the event pages. We hope you can join us.