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Connections for Women: Group Representation Theory and Applications February 01, 2018 - February 02, 2018

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Feb 01, 2018
Thursday
09:15 AM - 09:30 AM
  Welcome
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Schur algebras
Alexander Kleshchev (University of Oregon)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  An overview over the inductive conditions for the global-local conjectures
Britta Späth (Bergische Universität-Gesamthochschule Wuppertal (BUGH))
12:00 PM - 02:15 PM
  Lunch
02:15 PM - 03:00 PM
  Sylow normalizers and Galois action on characters
Carolina Vallejo (Instituto de Ciencias Matematicas (ICMAT))
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:15 PM
  On the Action of Galois Automorphisms on Characters and Navarro's Sylow 2-Normalizer Conjectures
Amanda Schaeffer Fry (Metropolitan State University of Denver)
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
  Panel Discussion
06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
  Dinner at the Taste of the Himalayas
Feb 02, 2018
Friday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Homological algebra and group representations
Jon Carlson (University of Georgia)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  From groups to Hopf algebras: Cohomology and varieties for modules
Sarah Witherspoon (Texas A & M University)
12:00 PM - 02:15 PM
  Lunch
02:15 PM - 03:00 PM
  Deligne categories and complexes of representations of symmetric groups
Inna Entova-Aizenbud (Ben Gurion University of the Negev)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:15 PM
  Rationality of blocks of quasi-simple finite groups
Niamh Farrell (Universität Kaiserslautern)
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
  Representations of algebraic supergroups.
Vera Serganova (University of California, Berkeley)