All talks will be one hour long. We ask the speakers to prevent going overtime.

If you are a speaker and the time of your talk does not work for you then

let me know and I will try to switch you with somebody.

For abstracts see here.

Speaker | Title | Time | |
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R. Pandharipande | The moduli space of stable quotients | 10:00 AM | |

I. Coskun | The birational geometry of moduli spaces | 11:30 AM | |

D. Harbater | Quadratic forms and a local-global principle (joint with Julia Hartmann and Daniel Krashen) | 2:30 PM | |

B. Hassett | Rational curves on K3 surfaces (joint with F. Bogomolov and Y. Tschinkel) | 4:00 PM |

Speaker | Title | Time | |
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B. Poonen | Undecidability of polynomial equations over C(t_1,t_2) | 10:00 AM | |

A. Knecht | Del Pezzo Surfaces Over Finite Fields | 11:30 AM | |

I. Cheltsov | Exceptional del Pezzo surfaces | 2:30 PM | |

J. Ellenberg | Analytic number theory and spaces of rational curves | 4:00 PM | |

J. Starr | Deformations of curves and surfaces in a variety (educational talk) | 7:00 PM |

Speaker | Title | Time | |
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J.-L. Colliot-Thélène | Local-global principles for homogeneous spaces of linear algebraic groups over function fields of p-adic curves (joint work with Parimala and Suresh) |
10:00 AM | |

R. Beheshti-Zavareh | The geometry of spaces of rational curves on hypersurfaces | 11:30 AM | |

Wittenberg | Existence of zero-cycles on fibrations over number fields | 2:30 PM | |

C. Araujo | Cohomological characterizations of projective spaces and hyperquadrics |
4:00 PM | |

J. de Jong | Twisting surfaces and what you can do with them (educational talk) |
7:00 PM |

Speaker | Title | Time | |
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H. Esnault | Hodge level 1 over a p-adic field implies congruence for the number of rational points of the reduction (joint -in progress-with Pierre Berthelot and Kay R"ulling) |
10:00 AM | |

A. Castravet | Rational curves of minimal degree on higher Fano manifolds (joint work with Carolina Araujo) | 11:30 AM | |

D. Testa | Big rational surfaces | 2:30 PM | |

M. DeLand | Nonsingular cubic hypersurfaces in P^9 are strongly rationally simply connected | 4:00 PM | |

Johan + Jason | Question and Answer Session (educational component; NOT a problem session) | 7:00 PM |

Speaker | Title | Time | |
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J. Kollár | Diophantine subsets of function fields of curves | 10:00 AM | |

A. Asok | Rational connectivity and A^1-homotopy theory | 11:15 AM | |

M. Lieblich | A counter counterexample example | 1:00 PM | |

Chenyang Xu | Strong Rational Connectedess and Its Applications | 2:15 PM |