The 2017 AMS Short Course takes place January 2-3, 2017, just before the Joint Mathematics Meeting in Atlanta. The title of the course is Random Growth Models, and it is organized by Michael Damron (GA Tech), Firas Rassoul-Agha (Utah) and Timo Seppalainen. The course consists of lectures by six experts and is aimed at a broad audience, from the casually interested to researchers in probability.
If you think you've seen someone familiar in the movie trailer for "Gifted", you aren't imagining it.
Jordan Ellenberg is seen at 1:31.
Take a look yourself....https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tI01wBXGHUs&feature=youtu.be