Former Olympiad contestants
Inaugural Ceremony speech 54th IMO
I would like to begin by acknowledging those who honor us with their presence here in the city of Barranquilla that is celebrating, by co-hosting this IMO, its first two hundred years of existence:
The Minister of Education of Colombia, Maria Fernanda Campo Saavedra, the mayor of the city of Barranquilla, Elsa Noguera de la Espriella, the chief organizer of the 54th IMO, Maria Losada, the president of the Colombian Mathematics Society, Carlos Montenegro, Sandra Besudo, director of the APCI, the president of the Universidad Antonio Nariño the entity that organizes the mathematics Olympiads in Colombia, the president of the Universidad del Norte which has loaned us the venue for this opening ceremony.
And especially the IMO Advisory Board, Team leaders and deputies, Problem Committee, Coordinators, Organizing Committee. Read more...
It is with great pleasure that we invite you to participate in the 54th International Mathematics Olympiad (IMO 2013) to be held in Santa Marta, Colombia from the 18th to the 28th of July of 2013. We look forward to welcoming you and your country’s talented students to the warm and friendly Caribbean region of Colombia, to participate and collaborate towards a most successful Olympiad. Bienvenidos!