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

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Dec. 10, 2021 11:00 am12:30 pm
Ehud Shapiro (Weizmann Institute and Columbia University)
Our aim is to develop from the ground up the theory for a network of autonomous, people-owned, personal-device-operated, democratically governed digital communities, namely a democratic metaverse. This talk will review our progress toward this goal.

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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Now accepting applications for the Simons-Berkeley Research Fellowships and Simons Quantum Postdoctoral Fellowships.

Fall 2021 Classes

COVID-19 Update

The Simons Institute resumed limited in-person events on June 28, 2021. Please verify the status of workshops, public lectures, and internal program events as we adapt to the changing health policies. We hope you can join us.


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