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Workshops / Symposia

Other Events

Dec. 6, 12:00 pm1:00 pm
Panel featuring Debbie Leung (University of Waterloo) and Venkat Guruswami (UC Berkeley); Umesh Vazirani (UC Berkeley; moderator).

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.

Spring 2022 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.


You should not come to campus if you have had any new and unusual symptoms of COVID-19 (not attributed to a previously known medical condition) in the last 24 hours. When on campus, masks are strongly recommended.


If you test positive, follow the campus procedures described here. Note, visiting researchers are equivalent to staff. 


Visitors are responsible for acquiring COVID tests for their personal use.  The institute has a limited number of COVID tests available for workshop speakers only.