### 16 July – Helmut Hofer: The Floer Jungle: 35 Years of Floer Theory (Joint IAS/Princeton/Montreal/Paris/Tel-Aviv Symplectic Geometry Zoominar)

An exceptionally gifted mathematician and an extremely complex person, Floer exhibited, as one friend put it, a "radical individuality." Indeed, his revolutionary mathematical ideas, contradicting conventional wisdom, could only be inspired by such impetus, and can only be understood in this context. Helmut Hofer is the Hermann Weyl Professor at the Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) in Princeto...