The celebration of the 60th FOCS will begin at the welcome reception on Saturday evening, with some special surprise activities.

On Sunday evening between the talks and the business meeting there will be a special 60th anniversary celebration. As part of the celebration, there will be two panels of distinguished researchers:

5:30-6:30 Panel I: Advice to Junior Researchers
Jack Edmonds, Oded Goldreich, Maria Klawe, Faith Ellen, Eric Allender, Ron Rivest

7-8 Panel II: Stories from FOCSs Past
Allan Borodin, Jack Edmonds, Bernard Chazelle, Dick Lipton, Maria Klawe, Alvy Ray Smith, Zvi Galil, Danny Sleator