Workshop on algebraic combinatorics18-6-2015 - 18-6-2015
A workshop on algebraic combinatorics will be held on 18 June 2015 at Tilburg University, The Netherlands.
Invited speakers are:
Aart Blokhuis - Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
Sebastian Cioaba - University of Delaware
Miquel Àngel Fiol - Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
Monique Laurent - Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica Amsterdam/Tilburg University
Oriol Serra - Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya
In addition to these plenary lectures, a limited number of slots for contributed talks of about 20 minutes is available. The deadline for the submission of contributed talks is 1 April 2015.
The workshop is open to all and free of charge, but registration is required before 1 June 2015.
More information can be found at the website of the workshop.
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