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Schedule

All lectures and activities will be held in the Integrated Science Building (ISB 135 Auditorium) except for the reception, poster session, and conference dinner, which will be held in the Campus Center (Marriott room, 11th floor). Map 

Some talks are preceded by a 30 minute "pre-talk" for graduate students.

Friday March 22

16:00-17:00. Registration and coffee
17:00-18:00. Jessica Sidman . Matroid Varieties.

Saturday March 23.

8:00-9:00. Registration and breakfast
9:00-9:30. Pre-talk
9:30-10:30. Bernd Siebert . Periods and analyticity of toric degenerations.
10:30-11:00. Coffee break
11:00-12:00. Kieran O'Grady . The period map for quartic surfaces.
12:00-14:00. Lunch
14:00-14:30. Pre-talk
14:30-15:30. Burt Totaro . Bott vanishing for algebraic surfaces.
15:30-16:00. Coffee break
16:00-17:00. Laure Flapan . Chow motives, L-functions, and powers of algebraic Hecke characters.
17:30-19:00. Reception and Poster session
19:00-21:00. Dinner

Sunday March 24

8:00-8:30. Breakfast
8:30-9:00. Pre-talk
9:00-10:00. Andrei Caldararu . Computing a categorical Gromov--Witten invariant.
10:00-10:30. Coffee break
10:30-11:00. Pre-talk
11:00-12:00. Alessio Corti . Hyperelliptic integrals and mirrors of the Johnson-Kollár del Pezzo surfaces (work with Giulia Gugiatti).
12:00-13:00. Lunch
13:00-14:00. Chenyang Xu . K-moduli of Fano varieties.