Conferences and Meetings on Group Theory

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Groups, Dynamics, and Approximation
01 Dec 2019 - 07 Dec 2019 • Oberwolfach, Germany
Organizer:
Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (MFO, Oberwolfach Research Institute for Mathematics)
Event listing ID:
1140505
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19w5040 — Discrete Subgroups of Lie Groups
08 Dec 2019 - 13 Dec 2019 • Banff, Alberta, Canada
Organizer:
Banff International Research Station for Mathematical Innovation and Discovery (BIRS)
Event listing ID:
1138220
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ICSAA-2019 — International Conference on Semigrpups and Applications
09 Dec 2019 - 12 Dec 2019 • Kochi, Kerala, India
Organizer:
Cochin University of Science and technology, Kochi, Kerala, India
Abstract:
International conference on Semigrups and Applications will be a excellent occasion for young researchers and well established professors to assemble share and discuss their resent works related to semigroup theory and its applications. A good number of participants from around the globe will be attending the event.
Contact:
Phone: [+919447663109];     Email: romeopg@cusat.ac.in
Topics:
Semigroups Levitt path algebras Cross-connections
Event listing ID:
1277716
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Research on algebraic combinatorics, related groups and algebras
16 Dec 2019 - 18 Dec 2019 • Kyoto University, Japan
Organizer:
Kyoto University/Kobe University
Event listing ID:
1240502
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Winter school on Cremona groups, geometric topology and algebraic geometry
06 Jan 2020 - 10 Jan 2020 • Cuernavaca, Mexico
Organizer:
Instituto de Matematicas UNAM in Cuernavaca
Abstract:
The goal of the school is to discuss some topics in the interaction between Group Theory, Geometric Topology, and Algebraic Geometry, with particular emphasis in the theory of Cremona groups and its recent developments. It will be directed mainly toward graduate students and young postdocs.
Event listing ID:
1282048
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Workshop — Model Theory: Groups, Geometries and Combinatorics
12 Jan 2020 - 25 Jan 2020 • Oberwolfach , Germany
Organizer:
Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (MFO, Oberwolfach Research Institute for Mathematics)
Event listing ID:
1220388
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Workshop — Manifolds and Groups
09 Feb 2020 - 15 Feb 2020 • Oberwolfach , Germany
Organizer:
Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (MFO, Oberwolfach Research Institute for Mathematics)
Event listing ID:
1220372
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YGGT IX — Young geometric group theory IX
24 Feb 2020 - 28 Feb 2020 • Saint-Jacut-de-la-mer, France
Abstract:
The workshop intentionally focusses on only four main speakers giving a 4-hour mini-course each. Their lectures are supposed to present a panoramic overview over some important developments in their field with the goal to enable the participants to actively participate in the new directions of research emerging from these developments. Special time slots will be reserved for active discussions of the participants under the moderation of the main speakers.
Event listing ID:
1246800
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Arithmetic groups and 3-manifolds
23 Mar 2020 - 27 Mar 2020 • Hagen, Germany
Organizer:
University of Hagen
Abstract:
Arithmetic groups provide a fruitful link between various areas, such as geometry, topology, representation theory and number theory. Methods from geometry and topology hinge on the fact that arithmetic groups are lattices in Lie groups, whereas the theory of automorphic forms establishes a connection to representation theory and number theory. This interplay is especially intriguing in the setting of hyperbolic 3-manifolds. Indeed many conjectures in 3-manifold theory tend to be much more accessible for hyperbolic 3-manifolds whose fundamental groups are arithmetic, and conversely such manifolds provide the simplest set-up in which some of the most exciting new phenomena in the Langlands program can be studied. This conference will bring together researchers with various backgrounds around links between number theory and 3-manifolds. Central topics of the conference are the cohomology of arithmetic groups, the relation between torsion and L²-torsion, profinite invariants of 3-manifolds, and number theoretic ramifications.
Event listing ID:
1279758
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Ischia Group Theory Conference 2020
30 Mar 2020 - 04 Apr 2020 • Naples, Italy
Organizer:
University of Salerno
Event listing ID:
1279671
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Measured Group Theory, Stochastic Processes on Groups and Borel Combinatorics
04 May 2020 - 08 May 2020 • CIRM – Luminy, France
Organizer:
Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques (CIRM)
Event listing ID:
1210334
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Spring Graduate School on Polyhedral Products in Geometric Group Theory
20 May 2020 - 22 May 2020 • Montreal, Canada
Organizer:
The Fields Institute
Abstract:
Two mini-courses will be given by experts in Geometric Group Theory. These are designed to give graduate students and early career researchers a research level perspective on how and why Polyhedral Products appear in Geometric Group Theory, thereby enabling the participants to engage fully in the workshop that immediately follows.
Event listing ID:
1220147
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Workshop on Polyhedral Products in Geometric Group Theory
25 May 2020 - 29 May 2020 • Montreal, Canada
Organizer:
The Fields Institute
Abstract:
Two special cases of the polyhedral product construction have been immensely influential in geometric group theory, giving rise to at least three major families of examples of groups parametrized by flag simplicial complexes: right-angled Coxeter groups associated with the polyhedral product for pairs (,*); right-angled Artin groups associated with the polyhedral product for pairs (,*); and Bestvina-Brady groups associated with a covering space of the polyhedral product for pairs (,*). However, the interaction between toric topology and geometric group theory is largely unexplored. The purpose of this workshop is to significantly increase synergies between the two groups and establish a framework for approaching common problems and methods in a more global context.
Event listing ID:
1220157
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Sub-Riemannian Geometry and Beyond, III. A gist on Lie groups in Pisa
25 May 2020 - 29 May 2020 • Pisa, Italy
Organizer:
Centro di Ricerca Matematica Ennio De Giorgi
Abstract:
The conference is the third meeting within prof. Le Donne's ERC project GeoMeG (Geometry of Metric Groups). The idea for the 2020 meeting is to focus on the following subjects: 1) large-scale geometry of nilpotent groups (and as the sub-Riemannian geometry appear as asymptotic cone) 2) Heintze groups (= homogeneous negatively curved manifolds) and their boundaries (which are nilpotent groups, possibly equipped with non-smooth distances) 3) geometry of solvable groups or, more generally, the large scale geometry of Lie groups. Tentative list of speakers: Manuel Amann, Marc Burger, Matias Carrasco Piaggio, Yves Cornulier, Moon Duchin, Tullia Dymarz, David Fisher, Misha Gromov, David Kyed, Grigoriy Margulis, Nicolas Monod, Pierre Pansu, Frederic Paulin, Roman Sauer, Yehuda Shalom, Xiangdong Xie, Robert Young.
Event listing ID:
1287557
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Finite and Residually Finite Groups
27 May 2020 - 30 May 2020 • Bilbao, Basque Country, Spain
Abstract:
A conference of the Spanish Network in Group Theory celebrating Pavel Shumyatsky's 60th birthday. The conference programme will include invited lectures, a limited number of contributed talks and a poster session.
Contact:
Email: pavel60conference@gmail.com
Event listing ID:
1271554
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Artin groups, CAT(0) geometry and related topics
01 Jun 2020 - 05 Jun 2020 • Luminy , France
Event listing ID:
1098874
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Groupes d'Artin, géométrie CAT(0) et sujets liés — Artin Groups, CAT(0) Geometry and Related Topics
01 Jun 2020 - 05 Jun 2020 • CIRM – Luminy, France
Organizer:
Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques (CIRM)
Event listing ID:
1211366
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AIM Workshop: Random walks beyond hyperbolic groups
01 Jun 2020 - 05 Jun 2020 • San Jose, California, United States
Abstract:
This workshop, sponsored by AIM and the NSF, will be devoted to extending results on random walks known for Lie groups or hyperbolic groups, to the more general class of groups which have actions on (non-proper) Gromov hyperbolic spaces.
Event listing ID:
1265886
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Workshop — Geometric Structures in Group Theory
21 Jun 2020 - 27 Jun 2020 • Oberwolfach , Germany
Organizer:
Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (MFO, Oberwolfach Research Institute for Mathematics)
Event listing ID:
1220554
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GAGTA 2020 — 14th Geometric and asymptotic group theory with applications
22 Jun 2020 - 26 Jun 2020 • Edinburgh , United Kingdom
Event listing ID:
1246865
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Reductive Groups 2020
29 Jun 2020 - 03 Jul 2020 • Bergkloster Bestwig, Germany
Organizer:
Universität Paderborn - Institut für Mathematik
Abstract:
The theme of the conference is reductive groups in a broad sense, i.e. we intend to have talks on harmonic analysis, representation theory, automorphic forms, geometry and ergodic theory.
Event listing ID:
1275145
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G2G2-Summer School — Graphs and Groups, Geometries and GAP
29 Jun 2020 - 04 Jul 2020 • Rogla, Slovenia
Organizer:
Sobolev Institute of Mathematics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science, Russia
Abstract:
G2G2-Summer School is associated with G2G2-Minisymposia of 8ECM. It belongs to the G2-series that are about strong and beautiful mathematics, especially those involving group actions on combinatorial objects. The main goal of G2G2-Summer School is to bring together experts and students to exchange ideas and to enrich their mathematical horizon. We organize two short courses and four colloquium talks to let participants see order and simplicity from possibly new perspectives and share insights with experts.
Event listing ID:
1212389
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Workshop — Cohomology of Finite Groups: Interactions and Applications
09 Aug 2020 - 15 Aug 2020 • Oberwolfach , Germany
Organizer:
Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (MFO, Oberwolfach Research Institute for Mathematics)
Event listing ID:
1220602
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Arithmetic Aspects of Algebraic Groups
06 Sep 2020 - 11 Sep 2020 • Banff, AB, Canada
Organizer:
Banff International Research Station for Mathematical Innovation and Discovery
Abstract:
The investigation of arithmetic groups has been an active and important area of mathematical research ever since it arose in the work of Gauss, Klein, Poincare, and other famous mathematicians of the 18th and 19th centuries. New points of view have recently led to progress on classical problems, opened new directions of inquiry, and revealed unexpected connections with other areas of mathematics. The workshop will bring together experts in the area, researchers in related fields, and young mathematicians who wish to learn about the most recent advances and the most promising directions for the future of the field.
Event listing ID:
1245746
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Representations and Characters: Revisiting Some Aspects of the Works of Harish-Chandra and Weil
07 Dec 2020 - 17 Dec 2020 • Singapore, Singapore
Organizer:
Institute for Mathematical Sciences/National University of Singapore
Abstract:
This workshop is devoted to the theory of representations of reductive groups over local fields.
Event listing ID:
1240713
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Groupes quantiques et théories cohomologiques des variétés de drapeaux et variétés carquois — Quantum Groups and Cohomology Theory of Quiver and Flag Varieties
14 Dec 2020 - 18 Dec 2020 • CIRM – Luminy, France
Organizer:
Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques (CIRM)
Event listing ID:
1211542
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Topics at the Interface of Low Dimensional Group Actions and Geometric Structures
04 Jan 2021 - 15 Jan 2021 • Singapore, Singapore
Organizer:
Institute for Mathematical Sciences/National University of Singapore
Abstract:
In this two-week program, we explore the interactions between geometric group theory, geometric structures and Anosov representations. Geometric group theory, in the broadest sense, seeks to understand the structure of groups through their actions on objects with geometric meaning. Conversely, one can take a known group and attempt to understand all its geometrically meaningful actions. One natural notion that arises in this setting is an Anosov representation, which came about as an attempt to describe what it means for the action of a discrete group on a homogeneous space to be geometrically well behaved. Also, in his Erlangen program, Felix Klein viewed geometry as a space which is invariant under a group of transformations. This gave rise to the notion of a geometric structure, which gives yet another notion of a geometrically meaningful action of a group on a homogeneous space.
Event listing ID:
1240756


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Last updated: 29 October 2019