Einstein Workshop on

Algebraic Combinatorics

Berlin, Germany, November 1-2, 2018

This will be a two day workshop on Algebraic Combinatorics with lectures and discussions on combinatorial, geometric, and algebraic structures related to root systems and reflection groups. It is primarily funded by the Einstein Foundation Berlin, as part of Bernd Sturmfels' Einstein Visiting Fellowship at TU Berlin. Additional funding is provided by the TU Berlin and by the DFG Heisenberg-Program.

Venue is the the ZIB lecture hall, Takustraße 7, 14195 Berlin, at the ZUSE Institute located on FU Berlin Dahlem Campus.

See also the companion Einstein Workshop on Geometric and Topological Combinatorics at the same location on October 29-31.

Registration

Registration is now open, please register before October 1st by filling out the registration form. There is no registration fee.

Organizers

Christian Stump (TU Berlin)
Bernd Sturmfels (UC Berkeley / MPI Leipzig)
Jacinta Torres (KIT Karlsruhe)

Confirmed speakers

Per Alexandersson (Stockholm)
Karin Baur (Graz)
Laura Colmenarejo (Toronto)
Emanuele Delucchi (Fribourg)
Theodosios Douvropoulos (Paris)
Valentin Féray (Zurich)
Alex Fink (London)
Ivan Marin (Amiens)
Alexander Miller (Vienna)
Emily Norton (Bonn)
Bea Schumann (Köln)
Petra Schwer (Karlsruhe)

Schedule

The conference will take place November 1, 9:00 – November 2, 16:30. There will be a self-paid get together on Wednesday evening and a self-paid conference dinner on Thursday evening. A schedule of the individual talks will be announced soon.

October 31, 2018
19:00-21:00 Get together at Luise Dahlem (self-paid)
November 1, 2018
09:00-09:30 Registration and Welcome
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10:30-11:00 Coffee
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12:45-14:15 Lunch
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18:30 Conference dinner at Alter Krug (self-paid)
November 2, 2018
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12:00-13:30 Lunch
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List of registered participants

Per Alexandersson (Stockholm)
Leon Barth (Bochum)
Karin Baur (Graz)
Moussa Benoumhani (M'sila)
Cesar Ceballos (Vienna)
Snigdha Bharati Choudhury (Allahabad)
Laura Colmenarejo (Toronto)
Giulia Codenotti (Berlin)
Emanuele Delucchi (Fribourg)
Theodosios Douvropoulos (Paris)
Valentin Féray (Zurich)
Alex Fink (London)
Thomas Gerber (Aachen)
Michael Joswig (Berlin)
Thomas Kahle (Magdeburg)
Hana Kourimska (Berlin)
Robert Löwe (Berlin)
Antonio Macchia (Bari)
Marco Macchia (Bruxelles)
Ivan Marin (Amiens)
Andrés R. Vindas Meléndez (Kentucky)
Hagen Meltzer (Szczecin)
Alexander Miller (Vienna)
Emily Norton (Bonn)
Raul Penaguiao (Zurich)
Jose Alejandro Samper (Miami)
Mario Sanchez (Berkeley)
Christodoulos Savva (Berlin)
Bea Schumann (Köln)
Petra Schwer (Karlsruhe)
Büşra Sert (Istanbul)
Neha Singh (Bangalore)
Christian Stump (Berlin)
Simon Andres Soto Ochoa (Bogotá)
Bernd Sturmfels (Berkeley / Leipzig)
Mariel Supina (Berkeley)
Jacinta Torres (Karlsruhe)
Julianne Vega (Kentucky)
Oscar Iglesias Valiño (Cantabria)
Patrick Wegener (Kaiserslautern)

Local Information

Consult the ZIB hints for visitors for information on accommodation, travelling, and restaurants. As lunch options, we recommend:

All speakers have rooms booked at the Steglitz International Hotel. We have also reserved a contingent of 12 rooms at the Novum Hotel Ravenna Berlin, Grunewaldstraße 8-9, Steglitz, 12165, Berlin. The price is 57,30 € including breakfast, please contact the hotel with reference to "Workshop Algebraic Combinatorics". You have to book and pay by yourself before October 1, 2018.

Support

The support by the following organizations is gratefully acknowledged: