Gelfand Centennial Conference:
A View of 21st Century Mathematics

MIT, Room 34-101, August 28 - September 2, 2013

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Organized by: MIT, Harvard University, and Rutgers University

Organizing committee: P. Etingof, S. Gindikin, D. Kazhdan, B. Mazur, V. Retakh, I. Singer, A. Zelevinsky*

Sponsors: MIT Mathematics Department, Harvard University Mathematics Department, Rutgers University Mathematics Department, National Science Foundation, Clay Mathematics Institute, Gabriella and Paul Rosenbaum Foundation, Ms. Madge Goldman.

* deceased

 

PDF of Abstracts

 

Program:

Wednesday, August 28

9:45AM Opening Video

10:00AM Kontsevich Video

11:00AM - 11:30AM Coffee Break

11:30AM Goncharov Video

12:30PM - 2:00PM Lunch

2:00PM Seidel Video

3:00PM - 3:10PM Break

3:10PM Lurie Video

4:10PM - 4:30PM Coffee Break

4:30PM Gaitsgory Video

Thursday, August 29

10:00AM Orlov Video

11:00AM - 11:30AM Coffee Break

11:30AM McDuff Video

12:30PM - 2:00PM Lunch

2:00PM Witten Video

3:00PM-3:30PM Coffee Break

3:30PM - 5:45PM Gelfand Recollections Video

6:00PM Banquet (Royal East Restaurant, Cambridge MA)

Friday, August 30

10:00AM Emerton Video

11:00AM - 11:30AM Coffee Break

11:30AM Bhargava Video

12:30AM - 2:00PM Lunch

2:00 Venkatesh Video

3:00PM - 3:30 Coffee Break

3:30PM Urban Video

Saturday, August 31

9:30AM Margulis Video

10:30AM - 10:50AM Coffee Break

10:50AM Sarnak Video

11:50AM - 12:00PM Break

12:00PM Siu Video

1:00PM - Free Time

Sunday, September 1

10:00AM Moeglin Video

11:00AM - 11:30AM Coffee Break

11:30AM Khovanov Video

12:30PM - 2:00PM Lunch

2:00PM Bezrukavnikov Video

3:00PM - 3:30PM Coffee Break

3:30PM - 4:30PM Gelfand's Mathematical Legacy (short talks) Video

4:30PM - 4:45PM Break

4:45PM - 6:00PM Gelfand's Mathematical Legacy (short talks) Video

6:15PM Reception, Lobby of bldg 34 (in front of 34-101)

Monday, September 2 (Labor Day)

9:30AM Nekrasov Video

10:30AM - 10:50AM Coffee Break

10:50AM Hopkins Video

11:50AM - 12:00PM Break

12:00PM Okounkov Video

1:00PM End of Conference

 

Banquet Information:

The banquet will be held at 6pm on Thursday, August 29, 2013, at the Royal East Restaurant. It will be free for registered participants, on a "first come, first serve" basis.