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The University of Georgia Mathematics Department will host the First Annual Algebraic Geometry Symposium (May 26-28) in conjunction with the VIGRE Summer School Program (May 21-25 and May 29-June 1).

Please note that the conference has been moved from the Coverdell Center auditorium in order to accommodate more participants.  The event will now be held on the UGA campus in the Boyd Graduate Studies Research Center, room 328.

Symposium Speakers

  • Maxim Arap, Johns Hopkins University
  • Sebastian Casalaina-Martin, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Herb Clemens, Ohio State University
  • Izzet Coskun, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Olivier Debarre, IRMA
  • Gavril Farkas, Humboldt University, Berlin
  • Sam Grushevsky, Stony Brook University
  • Angela Ortega, Humboldt University, Berlin
  • Gregory Sankaran, University of Bath
  • Mike Schlessinger, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Charles Siegel, University of Pennsylvania
  • Montserrat Teixidor i Bigas, Tufts University


Conference participants

Conference Organizers: Valery Alexeev, Angela Gibney, Elham Izadi, and Daniel Krashen

For any questions please contact the organizers at