Conference announcement: GAGTA-11 in Bilbao, June 26-July 7

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Dear All,

Here is an announcement for GAGTA-11: please circulate it in your favourite mailing lists.

With best regards,

Ilya

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GAGTA-11, the 11th GAGTA Conference (Geometric and Asymptotic Group Theory and Applications) will take place in Bilbao

26 JUNE – 30 JUNE 2017 (Mini-courses, young researchers and contributed talks)

and

3 JULY – 7 JULY 2017 (Plenary talks)

Please, see the conference website for more information:

https://sites.google.com/site/gagta2017/home

REGISTRATION:

Registration is now open and you can register by filling in the form here:

https://sites.google.com/site/gagta2017/registration

ACCOMMODATION:

We offer the rate of 200 euro for 1 week and 300 euro for 2 weeks stay at the Miguel Unamuno Residence (rooms are similar to a 3* hotel), see for more information

https://sites.google.com/site/gagta2017/registration [2]

If you prefer to book your own accommodation, we advise that you do so as soon as possible as the availability is limited due to the Bilbao BBK Live music festival,

http://bilbaobbklive.com/

FINANCIAL SUPPORT:

There is some funding available for graduate students and early career researchers. THE DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR FUNDING IS THE 15TH OF MAY.

If you would like to apply for support, please, fill in the form here

https://sites.google.com/site/gagta2017/support [3]

CONTRIBUTED TALKS

If you wish to give a contributed talk (during the week of June 26 –
June 30), please fill in the registration form indicating your title and
abstract.

Looking forward to meeting you in Bilbao,

The organising committee

Visita profesor Sela UPV/EHU

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Dear All,

We are very pleased to announced that Prof. Zlil Sela (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) is visiting the Department of Mathematics of the UPV/EHU. He is going to give a graduate course in geometric group theory. The course is going to be two-weeks long starting next week, i.e. the weeks of January, 16 and January, 23.

We will meet Monday-Wednesday-Friday from 11.00 to 12.30.

Everybody is welcome! _LIMITED_ support for graduate students is available.

All the best,

Ilya

Barcelona weekend in group theory

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Estimados compañeros de la red ibérica en teoría de grupos,

os reenvío la siguiente información,

Un saludo,

Conchita Martínez

El próximo miércoles 27 de mayo  celebrara el décimo  “Barcelona Weekend in Group Theory”.
Las actividades del Barcelona Weekend estaran coordinadas con las del encuentro entre la Societat Catalana de Matemàtiques y la Edinburgh Mathematical Society que se celebra en Barcelona del  28 al 30 de Mayo. El encuentro tiene una sesión especial en teoría geométrica de grupos y Enric Ventura es conferenciante plenario. En total serán 3 días de teoría de grupos  y 12 charlas.

La lista preliminar de ponentes para el Barcelona Weekend es:

  • Jim Howie (Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Montse Casals, (Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea, Universidad del País Vasco,
  • Bilbao, Spain)
  • Yash Lodha (EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • Jianchun Wu (Soochow University, Suzhou, China)
  • Lawrence Reeves (Melbourne University, Melbourne, Australia).

Para mas información y ultimas noticias podéis consultar
http://www-ma4.upc.edu/~burillo/weekend_en.php
y
http://emsscm2015.espais.iec.cat/

Saludos,
Yago Antolin
José Burillo
Enric Ventura

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Dear all,

next Wednesday May 27th  there will be the Tenth “Barcelona Weekend in Group Theory”.
The Tenth Barcelona Weekend will coordinate its activities with the Joint Meeting of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society with the Catalan Mathematical Society, which takes place on May 28th-30th, 2015. The Joint Meeting will have a Special Session on Geometric Group Theory and a plenary talk by Enric Ventura. All together, it will be three days of group theory, with twelve talks on the subject (plus many talks on other subjects at the EMS-SCM meeting)
Everyone is welcome to attend.

A preliminary list of speakers for the Barcelona Weekend is:

  • Jim Howie (Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Montse Casals, (Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea, Universidad del País Vasco,
  • Bilbao, Spain)
  • Yash Lodha (EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • Jianchun Wu (Soochow University, Suzhou, China)
  • Lawrence Reeves (Melbourne University, Melbourne, Australia).

More details to appear at
http://www-ma4.upc.edu/~burillo/weekend_en.php
and
http://emsscm2015.espais.iec.cat/

Best,
Yago Antolin
José Burillo
Enric Ventura