School and Workshop on New Trends in Higgs Bundle Theory

This event will combine research lectures with a 3 hour mini-course, run in parallel so as to give a balance of research and training.

  • Dates: 12-16 November 2018
  • Venue: ICMAT, Madrid, Spain

 

Mini-course

  • Nigel Hitchin (Oxford): Higgs bundles and mirror symmetry

 

Workshop speakers

  • Olivier Biquard (ÉNS, Paris)
  • Lucas Branco (MPIM Bonn)
  • Ugo Bruzzo (SISSA, Trieste)
  • Brian Collier (Maryland)
  • Emilio Franco (Porto)
  • Sergei Gukov (Caltech)
  • Georgios Kydonakis (Strasbourg)
  • Qiongling Li (Nankai)
  • André Oliveira (Porto & UTAD)
  • Ana Peón-Nieto (Genève)
  • Carlos Simpson (Nice)
  • Jan Swoboda (München)
  • Alexander Thomas (Strasbourg)
  • Junho Peter Whang (MIT)

 

Practical information and scientific programme

Click here to download a pdf file with practical information on accommodation and how to get to the venue of the meeting.

Click here to download a booklet with the meeting programme (including the scientific programme).

Click here to obtain online information about the scientific programme.

 

Social Dinner

The Social dinner will take place on Wednesday, at 20:15, in Restaurante Mesón del Cid.

Address: Calle Fernández de la Hoz, 57, Madrid (57, Fernández de la Hoz Street, Madrid). Phone: +34 914420755/+34 616953494.

The closest metro station is Gregorio Marañón. Other metro stations nearby are Alonso Cano and Ríos Rosas. The cercanías train station Nuevos Ministerios is 1 km away.

Click here to view a map to get to the restaurant.

 

Registration here.

Click below to download the poster