27th International Congress of Mathematicians took place in Seoul, Korea Aug 13–21 2014. The following members of the Steklov Institute gave their talks at the Congress:

*Alexander Kuznetsov*, Invited Section 45 min. talk «Semiorthogonal decompositions in algebraic geometry» in section «Algebraic and Complex Geometry»;

*Alexander Pechen*, Short Communication «Recent advances in quantum control» in section «Mathematical Physics»;

*Vladimir Vatutin*, Short Communication «Macroscopic and microscopic structures of the family tree for a critical decomposable branching process» in section «Probability and Statistics».

Steklov Mathematical Institute and Samara State Technical University organize the Fourth International Conference «Mathematical Physics and Its Applications» in Samara, from 25 August until 1 September, 2014.

Conference website: http://mpha.ru/en

Meeting of the Academic Council of the Institute was held on July 1, 2014 at 16:00.

On June 10, 2014 Endre Szemeredi, Professor of computer science at
Rutgers University and Abel Prize winner (2012) participated in seminar on «Problems of additive combinatorics and number theory» in Steklov Mathematical Institute.

Senior research scientist of Steklov Mathematical Institute *Àlexander Pechen* in the broadcast «Moscow. Territory of science» on radio station «Echo of Moscow» (broadcast is organized jointly with Department of Science, Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship of Moscow):

Steklov Mathematical Institute, Laboratoire Poncelet, and Higher School of Economics organized the *4th Workshop on Combinatorics of Moduli Spaces, Cluster Algebras, and Topological Recursion* in the period May 26–31, 2014.