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Introductory Workshop: New Geometric Methods in Number Theory and Automorphic Forms August 18, 2014 - August 22, 2014

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Aug 18, 2014
Monday
09:15 AM - 09:30 AM
  Welcome
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Gross--Zagier formula: why is it right
Shou-Wu Zhang (Princeton University)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  An example-based introduction to Shimura varieties and their compactifications
Kai-Wen Lan (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  Construction of some modular symbols
Birgit Speh (Cornell University)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Analytic continuation of p-adic modular forms and applications to modularity
Payman Kassaei (McGill University)
Aug 19, 2014
Tuesday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Gross--Zagier formula: why is it right?
Shou-Wu Zhang (Princeton University)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  An example-based introduction to Shimura varieties and their compactifications
Kai-Wen Lan (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  Construction of some modular symbols
Birgit Speh (Cornell University)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Analytic continuation of p-adic modular forms and applications to modularity
Payman Kassaei (McGill University)
04:30 PM - 06:20 PM
  Reception
Aug 20, 2014
Wednesday
09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Gross--Zagier formula: why is it right?
Shou-Wu Zhang (Princeton University)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  Tea
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  An example-based introduction to Shimura varieties and their compactifications
Kai-Wen Lan (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  Aspects of the mod p representation theory of p-adic reductive groups
Rachel Ollivier (University of British Columbia)
Aug 21, 2014
Thursday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Cohomology of Arithmetic Groups
Frank Calegari (Northwestern University)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Aspects of the mod p representation theory of p-adic reductive groups
Rachel Ollivier (University of British Columbia)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  An overview of the theory of p-adic Galois representations
Jared Weinstein (Boston University)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Phi-gamma modules and p-adic Hodge theory
Gabriel Dospinescu (École Normale Supérieure de Lyon)
Aug 22, 2014
Friday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  TBA
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Cohomology of Arithmetic Groups
Frank Calegari (Northwestern University)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  An overview of the theory of p-adic Galois representations
Jared Weinstein (Boston University)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Phi-gamma modules and p-adic Hodge theory
Gabriel Dospinescu (École Normale Supérieure de Lyon)