IMPAN (with conference part BC) is a research institute with a Ph.D. graduate program in mathematics and jointly with Physics and Chemistry PAN Institutes master degree program in science. IMPAN was founded in 1948, as a continuation of pre-war Polish Mathematical School. It includes branches in Warsaw and seven other cities. The BC was founded in 1972. Since then hosted top international symposia. IMPAN employs 25 full professors and 40 other permanent scientific staff.