The next ECM will take place in Berlin in july 2016. The plenary and invited speakers have been announced in the past two days, here are the lists, to which I’ve added links to homepages (URLs valid as of today) :

**Plenary speakers**

- Karine Chemla, CNRS, University Paris Diderot & ERC Project SAW
- Alexandr A. Gaifullin, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
- Gil Kalai, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
- Antti Kupiainen, University of Helsinki
- Clément Mouhot, University of Cambridge
- Daniel Peralta-Salas, Instituto de Ciencias Matemáticas, Madrid
- Leonid Polterovich, Tel Aviv University
- Peter Scholze, Universität Bonn
- Karen Vogtmann, University of Warwick
- Barbara Wohlmuth, Technische Universität München

**Invited speakers**

- Spiros Argyros, National Technical University of Athens
- Anton Baranov, St. Petersburg State University
- Nicolas Bergeron, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris
- Bo Berndtsson, Chalmers University of Technology
- Christian Bonatti, Université de Bourgogne, Dijon
- Pierre-Emmanuel Caprace, Université Catholique de Louvain
- Dmitry Chelkak, ETH Zürich
- Amin Coja-Oghlan, Goethe Universität Frankfurt
- Sergio Conti, Universität Bonn
- Massimo Fornasier, Technische Universität München
- Christophe Garban, Université Lyon 1
- Moti Gitik, Tel Aviv University
- Leonor Godinho, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon
- Peter Keevash, University of Oxford
- Radha Kessar, City University London
- Kaisa Matomäki, University of Turku
- Bertrand Maury, Université Paris Sud
- James Maynard, University of Oxford
- Sylvie Méléard, École Polytechnique, Palaiseau CNRS
- Halil Mete Soner, ETH Zürich
- Roman Mikhailov, Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow
- Giuseppe Mingione, Università degli Studi di Parma
- Fabio Nobile, École Polytechnique Fédéral de Lausanne
- Joaquim Ortega-Cerda, Universitat de Barcelona
- Gábor Pete, Budapest University of Technology & Economics
- Tristan Rivière, ETH Zürich
- Elisabetta Rocca, Weierstrass Institut für Angewandte Analysis und Stochastik, Berlin
- Silvia Sabatini, Universität zu Köln
- Giuseppe Savaré, Università degli studi di Pavia
- Nikolay Tzvetkov, University of Cergy-Pontoise
- Stefaan Vaes, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
- Anna Wienhard, Universität Heidelberg
- Geordie Williamson, Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik Bonn

**Abel lecture :** Yakov G. Sinai

**Friedrich Hirzebruch Lecture :** Don Zagier

**Public lecture :** Helmut Pottmann

**Next Generation Outreach Lecture :** Peter Scholze (a lecture for high-schoolers, what a great idea!)

And to track the balance of genders, that’s 30% women for plenary speakers (3/10), and 21% for invited speakers (7/33).