Hugo Duminil-Copin (IHES, France, Geneve University, Switzerland)
French mathematician working on probability theory. He studied at the Lycée Louis-le-Grand in Paris, then the University Paris-Sud and the École normale supérieure (Paris). In 2008, he moved to the University of Geneva to write a PhD thesis under Stanislav Smirnov. In 2013, after his postdoctorate, he was appointed assistant professor, then professor, at the University of Geneva. In 2016, he became permanent professor at the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques and also win the Prize of the European Mathematical Society. In 2018 he was Invited speaker (session Probability and session Mathematical Physics) at the International Congress of Mathematicians of Rio de Janeiro.