Jean-Pierre Bourguignon is the President of the European Research Council since 2014. Before he was the director of the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques from 1994 to 2013. Bourguignon was also the President of the European Mathematical Society as well as the Société Mathématique de France. Among other awards he received the Prix Paul Langevin award of the Académie des sciences and is a honorary member of the London Mathematical Society. His main research fields are geometry and analysis.
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