Geometric and asymptotic group theory with applications (GAGTA 14)

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Geometric and asymptotic group theory with applications (GAGTA 14)

 07 - 11 Jun 2021
 ICMS, Bayes Centre, 47 Potterrow Edinburgh

Scientific Committee:

  • Martin Bridson, University of Oxford
  • Montserrat Casals-Ruiz, UPV Bilbao
  • Jim Howie, Heriot-Watt University
  • Sarah Rees, University of Newcastle
  • Pascal Weil, LaBRI Bordeaux

Organising committee:

  • Laura Ciobanu, Heriot-Watt University
  • Alan Logan, Heriot-Watt University
  • Alexandre Martin, Heriot-Watt University
  • Alina Vdovina, University of Newcastle
  • Tim Riley, Cornell University

This is the 14th installment of the international series of Geometric and Asymptotic Group Theory with Applications (GAGTA) conferences, whose history and manifesto can be found here.

The conference has taken place in Asia (South Korea), Australia, several countries in Europe (Spain, Germany, France), Israel in 2019, and in the US. This will be the first UK-based GAGTA!

Details regarding the invited speakers and other information about the conference can be found here.

The meeting was to take place in 2020 and was postponed becasue of the pandemic. A "Mini GAGTA" took place online in July 2020. Details of that event can be found here.

Arrangements

The conference will run from (approximately) 12:30 to 19:00 each day UK time (BST).

Deadline for suggesting a contributed talk is May 16 .

General registration will close on June 6 at midday.

The meeting will take place on Zoom.

Joining details will sent out June 6 after the registrations close, and a reminder will be sent - 7 June 11:00am (BST)  

Programme

Please find the programme here

Invited Speakers - Titles and abstracts can be found here.

 

Please find the contributed talks programme here

Contributed talks - Titles and abstracts can be found here