School and Workshop

Varieties and Group Actions

September 23 – 29, 2018
Warsaw, Poland

Part of the program Varieties: Arithmetic and Transformations at IMPAN

Confirmed lecturers:

Organizers: Jarosław Buczyński (Institute of Mathematics, Polish Academy of Sciences), Nathan Ilten (Simon Fraser University), Tomasz Mańdziuk (University of Warsaw), Jarosław Wiśniewski (University of Warsaw)

The titles of lecture series are provisional.

The workshop (Thursday-Saturday) will be devoted to more advanced research topics presented by invited speakers and participants. Afternoons will be devoted to discussions groups. Possible subjects: Mori Dream Spaces, torus actions, homogeneous spaces, contact Fano manifolds, Hilbert schemes, rational curves on manifolds, secant varieties, tensor and Waring ranks with their applications.

Confirmed speakers:

The event is supported by the Banach Center, the Targeted Grant to Institutes of Simons Foundation and by Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education (MNiSW).

All inquiries should be directed to Tomasz Mańdziuk, t.mandziuk [at] gmail [dot] com.