Subfactors in Maui 2012 July 16-20, 2012


Program Description
Subfactors in Maui will be held July 16-20 in Maui, HI. Topics will include subfactors, fusion categories, planar algebras, free probability, and conformal field theory. The schedule of talks is as follows.

Monday, July 16 (Maui Beach Hotel, Lanai Room)
8:00am - 8:50am: Vaughan Jones
9:00am - 9:50am: David Penneys
10:30am - 11:20am: Michael Hartglass
11:30am - 12:20pm: Noah Snyder
7:00pm - 7:50pm: Scott Morrison (Maui Sunset, apartment B119)

Tuesday, July 17 (Maui Beach Hotel, Lanai Room)
8:00am - 8:50am: Stephen Curran
9:00am - 9:50am: Pinhas Grossman
10:30am - 11:20am: David Jordan
11:30am - 12:20pm: James Tener
7:00pm - 7:50pm: Jesse Peterson (Maui Sunset, apartment B119)

Wednesday, July 18 (Maui Beach Hotel, Lanai Room)
8:00am - 8:50am: Hans Wenzl
9:00am - 9:50am: Eric Rowell

Thursday, July 19 (UH Maui College, Laulima 225)
12:30pm - 1:20pm: Dietmar Bisch
1:30pm - 2:20pm: Feng Xu
3:00pm - 3:50pm: Evan Jenkins
4:00pm - 4:50pm: Richard Ng

Friday, July 20 (UH Maui College, Laulima 225)
8:00am - 8:50am: Douglas Rizzolo
9:00am - 9:50am: Zhengwei Liu
10:30am - 11:20am: Harold Williams
11:30am - 12:20pm: Arnaud Brothier

Information for participants
The organizers will arrange for most participants to stay at Maui Sunset in Kihei. There are nearby alternatives for anyone who would prefer to stay elsewhere. Talks will be held at the Maui Beach Hotel and UH Maui College. The relevant airport is Kahului Airport (OGG).

Dietmar Bisch (Vanderbilt University)
Arnaud Brothier (KU Leuven)
Stephen Curran (UCLA)
Pinhas Grossman (IMPA Brasil)
Michael Hartglass (UC Berkeley)
Evan Jenkins (U Chicago)
Vaughan Jones (Vanderbilt University)
David Jordan (UT Austin)
Zhengwei Liu (Vanderbilt University)
Scott Morrison (UC Berkeley)
Richard Ng (Iowa State)
David Penneys (UC Berkeley)
Jesse Peterson (Vanderbilt University)
Douglas Rizzolo (UC Berkeley)
Eric Rowell (Texas A&M)
Noah Snyder (Columbia University)
James Tener (UC Berkeley)
Hans Wenzl (UC San Diego)
Harold Williams (UC Berkeley)
Feng Xu (UC Riverside)

Contact James Tener at or Scott Morrison at for more information.

last modified: 5/3/2012