|Registration Deadline:||October 29, 2007 over 15 years ago|
|To apply for Funding you must register by:||August 05, 2007 almost 16 years ago|
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- Jason Behrstock (City University of New York (CUNY))
- Mladen Bestvina (University of Utah)
- Martin Bridson (University of Oxford; Clay Mathematics Institute )
- Indira Chatterji (Université Nice Sophia-Antipolis)
- Alexander Dranishnikov
- Jan Dymara
- Alex Eskin (University of Chicago)
- Koji Fujiwara (Kyoto University)
- Vincent Guirardel (Institut de Recherche Mathematique (IRMAR))
- Michael Handel (Herbert H. Lehman College, CUNY)
- Tadeusz Januszkiewicz
- Marc Lackenby
- Larsen Louder (University College London)
- Jason Manning (Cornell University)
- Dan Margalit (Georgia Institute of Technology)
- Volodymyr Nekrashevych (Texas A & M University)
- Denis Osin (Vanderbilt University)
- Panagiotis Papazoglou
- Thomas Putman
- Bertrand REMY
- Yehuda Shalom
- Anne Thomas (University of Sydney)
- Karen Vogtmann (University of Warwick)
- Daniel Wise
This conference will be devoted to cutting-edge developments in geometric group theory. We expect that the talks will cover aspects of the following topics: CAT(0)-spaces and CAT(0)-cubical complexes, hyperbolic and relatively hyperbolic groups, automorphism groups of free groups and surface groups, self-similar groups, Coxeter groups and Artin groups, lattices in Lie groups and Kac-Moody groups, asymptotic dimension, measurable group theory, and limit groups. The following people have agreed to give one hour lectures: Jason Behrstock Martin Bridson Indira Chatterji Alexander Dranishnikov Jan Dymara Alex Eskin David Fisher Koji Fujiwara Vincent Guirardel Michael Handel Tadeusz Januszkiewicz Larsen Louder Jason Manning Dan Margalit Volodymyr Nekrashevych Denis Osin Panagiotis Papazoglou Thomas Putman Bertrand Remy Yehuda Shalom Anne Thomas Karen Vogtmann
This workshop is partially supported by a grant from Collaborative Research Center 701, University of Bielefeld, funded by the DFG (German Research Foundation).The organizers and MSRI acknowledge the assistance of Professor Herbert Abels in this project.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Rose Garden Inn. Reservations may be made by calling 1-800-992-9005 OR directly on their website. Click on Corporate at the bottom of the screen and when prompted enter code MATH (this code is not case sensitive). By using this code a new calendar will appear and will show MSRI rate on all room types available. The following Group Code should be entered in the "Comment" field when booking through our Website. Group Code = CGGGT2. Please note: The Original Queen room type does not have an in-room T1 connection, but we do have WIFI available in our main lobby area. The cut-off date for reservations is October 12, 2007. A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hotel Durant. Please mention the workshop name and reference the following code when making reservations via phone, fax or e-mail: WU0000. The cut-off date for reservations is October 5, 2007. The schedule of talks found below is tentative.Show less
To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.
Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.
MSRI does not hire an outside company to make hotel reservations for our workshop participants, or share the names and email addresses of our participants with an outside party. If you are contacted by a business that claims to represent MSRI and offers to book a hotel room for you, it is likely a scam. Please do not accept their services.
MSRI has preferred rates at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza, depending on room availability. Guests can call the hotel's main line at 510-845-7300 and ask for the MSRI- Mathematical Science Research Institute discount. To book online visit this page (the MSRI rate will automatically be applied).
MSRI has preferred rates at the Graduate Berkeley, depending on room availability. Reservations may be made by calling 510-845-8981. When making reservations, guests must request the MSRI preferred rate. Enter in the Promo Code MSRI123 (this code is not case sensitive).
MSRI has preferred rates at the Berkeley Lab Guest House, depending on room availability. Reservations may be made by calling 510-495-8000 or directly on their website. Select "Affiliated with the Space Sciences Lab, Lawrence Hall of Science or MSRI." When prompted for your UC Contact/Host, please list Chris Marshall (firstname.lastname@example.org).
MSRI has a preferred rates at Easton Hall and Gibbs Hall, depending on room availability. Guests can call the Reservations line at 510-204-0732 and ask for the MSRI- Mathematical Science Research Inst. rate. To book online visit this page, select "Request a Reservation" choose the dates you would like to stay and enter the code MSRI (this code is not case sensitive).
Additional lodging options may be found on our short term housing page.
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