News Conference "Highlights of Algorithms" HALG 2017 will take place at the Mathematics Building of TU Berlin from June 09 till June 11. Registration is open; early bird fees are available until April 30. Further information and the program can be found on the conference website. Prof. Michael Hintermüller new Chair for ECMath On December 2nd, 2016, Michael Hintermüller was elected as new Chair of the Einstein Center for Mathematics Berlin (ECMath) by a large majority of the ECMath General Assembly. The election of Chairs and Executive Board takes place every two years.