LMS 150th Anniversary Northern Regional Meeting

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 (All day)

The LMS Northern Regional Meeting will be commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Society. There will be three talks at the Meeting: one exploring the history of algebra and geometry in the UK and the other two given by mathematicians who helped shape our modern understanding of homotopical algebra and related fields. The meeting will also incorporate a Wikipedia Editathon.

2.00 Opening of the Meeting
Peter Neumann (Oxford)
3.00 Dennis Sullivan (SUNY, Stony Brook)
4.00 Tea
4.30    Ieke Moerdijk (Radboud University Nijmegen/Sheffield)
5.30 Reception and Dinner

These lectures are aimed at a general mathematical audience. All interested, whether LMS members or not, are most welcome to attend this event

To register
For further details and to register and to reserve a place at the dinner, please visit http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/maths/research/homotopical/

The cost of the dinner will be approximately £30, including drinks.  

The meeting forms part of a workshop on Homotopical Algebra and Geometry from 7th-11th April 2015. The speakers at the workshop include: D.C. Cisinski, V. Ginzburg, M. Gross, I. Grojnowski, V. Hinich, D. Joyce, A. King and M. Livernet.

For further details visit the website above or contact the organisers (j.grabowski@lancaster.ac.uk

There are funds available to contribute in part to the expenses of members of the Society or research students to attend the meeting and workshop. Requests for support, including an estimate of expenses, may be addressed to the organisers.

Lancaster University
United Kingdom