MPS Conference on Higher Dimensional Geometry, May 8-12, 2023

Date & Time


Location

Simons Center for Geometry and Physics
John S. Toll Drive, Stony Brook University,
Stony Brook, NY 11794 United States

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Deadline to Register

Friday April 14, 2023

Invitation Only

All participants must register.

Organizers:
Paolo Cascini, Imperial College
Ivan Cheltsov, University of Edinburgh
János Kollár, Princeton University
Robert Lazarsfeld, Stony Brook University
James McKernan, USCD
Burt Totaro, UCLA
Chenyang Xu, Princeton University

Speakers:
Hamid Abban, University of Nottingham
Kenny Ascher, UCI
Nathan Chen, Columbia University
Ruadhai Dervan, University of Cambridge
Laure Flapan, Michigan State University
Giovanni Inchiostro, University of Washington
Lena Ji, University of Michigan
Sandor Kovacs, University of Washington
Justin Lacini, University of Kansas
Jihao Liu, Northwestern University
Takumi Murayama, Purdue University
Keiji Oguiso, University of Tokyo
Alex Perry, University of Michigan
Alexander , Max Planck institute for Mathematics
Junliang Shen, Yale University
Fumiaki Suzuki, UCLA
Joe Waldron , Michigan State University
Shou Yoshikawa, Riken
Ziquan Zhuang, Princeton University

  • Agendaplus--large

    MONDAY, MAY 8th

    8:30 AMCHECK-IN & BREAKFAST
    9:30 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    10:30 AMBREAK
    11:00 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    12:00 PMLUNCH
    1:30 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    2:30 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    3:30 PMBREAK
    4:00 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    5:00 PMDAY ONE CONCLUDES

    TUESDAY, MAY 9th

    8:30 AMCHECK-IN & BREAKFAST
    9:30 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    10:30 AMBREAK
    11:00 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    12:00 PMLUNCH
    1:30 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    2:30 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    3:30 PMBREAK
    4:00 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    6:00 PMDAY TWO CONCLUDES

    WEDNESDAY, MAY 10th

    8:30 AMCHECK-IN & BREAKFAST
    9:30 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    10:30 AMBREAK
    11:00 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    12:00 PMLUNCH
    1:30 PMDAY THREE CONCLUDES

    THURSDAY, MAY 11th

    8:30 AMCHECK-IN & BREAKFAST
    9:30 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    10:30 AMBREAK
    11:00 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    12:00 PMLUNCH
    1:30 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    2:30 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    3:30 PMBREAK
    4:00 PMPROGRAM | TBA
    5:00 PMDAY FOUR CONCLUDES

    FRIDAY, MAY 12th

    8:30 AMCHECK-IN & BREAKFAST
    9:30 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    10:30 AMBREAK
    11:00 AMPROGRAM | TBA
    12:00 PMLUNCH
    1:30 PMMEETING CONCLUDES
  • Participation & Fundingplus--large

    Participation in the meeting falls into the following three categories. An individual’s participation category is communicated via their letter of invitation.

    Group A – PIs and Speakers
    The foundation will arrange and pay for all air and train travel to the conference as well as hotel accommodations and reimbursement of local expenses. Business-class or premium economy airfare will be booked for all flights over five hours.

    Group B – Out-of-town Participants
    The foundation will arrange and pay for all air and train travel to the conference as well as hotel accommodations and reimbursement of local expenses. Economy-class airfare will be booked for all flights.

    Group C – Local Participants
    Individuals in Group C are considered local and will not receive financial support, but are encouraged to enjoy all conference-hosted meals.

  • Travel & Hotelplus--large

    Air and Train
    The foundation will arrange and pay for all air and train travel to the conference for those in Groups A and B. Please provide your travel specifications by clicking the registration link above. If you are unsure of your group, please refer to your invitation sent via email.

    Personal Car
    Parking is included with your stay at Danfords. Participants may drive to and from SCGP (a 15-minute drive) or take the shuttle bus. SCGP has a gated parking lot. If you intend to use your car each day, please contact Emily Klein who will provide you with an entrance code for the gate.

    Hotel
    Participants in Groups A & B who require accommodations are hosted by the foundation for a maximum of 5 nights (check in May 7, check out May 12) at Danfords Hotel & Marina. Any additional nights are at the attendee’s own expense. To arrange accommodations, please register at the link above.

    Danfords Hotel & Marina
    25 E Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777
    (631) 928-5200
    www.danfords.com
    For driving directions to Danfords Hotel & Marina, please click here.

    Local Ground Transportation to Port Jefferson

    From NYC Penn Station:
    Board a Long Island Railroad train bound for Port Jefferson. Exit at Port Jefferson Station.

    From John F. Kennedy Airport:
    1. Take the AirTrain JFK towards Jamaica
    2. Transfer at Jamaica Station to a Long Island Railroad train to Port Jefferson
    3. Travel to the Port Jefferson Station
    4. Once you have arrived you can walk, take a taxi or call Danfords (631-928-5200) and a free shuttle will be sent for you. Please note that the free shuttle can take a while to pick you up, so taking a taxi or walking may be faster.

    From La Guardia Airport:
    For those flying into LGA you will have to catch the Long Island Railroad at Jamaica Station in Queens. You can take public transportation to Jamaica via the Q33 bus and then the E train; however, taking a taxi may be more convenient. Once you arrive at Jamaica Station follow the directions above starting at #2.

    From Newark Airport:

    Take the Air Train to the New Jersey Transit and then take the New Jersey Transit to NYC Penn Station. Once at Penn Station, board a Port Jefferson- bound Long Island Rail Road train. Exit at Port Jefferson Station.

  • Transportation to and from Simons Center for Geometry & Physicsplus--large

    Bus Transportation
    Hired coaches will transport participants from the hotel to SCGP and back daily. The bus will depart from the hotel at 8:00 AM each morning. Please see the agenda for the daily departure time from SCGP.

    Parking
    SCGP has a gated parking lot. If you intend to use your car each day, please contact Emily Klein who will provide you with an entrance code for the gate.

  • Reimbursementplus--large

    Individuals will be reimbursed for meals not hosted by the Simons Foundation as well as local expenses, including ground transportation. Additional information in this regard will be emailed on the final day of the meeting.

    Receipts are required for any expenses over $50 USD and are due within THIRTY DAYS (30) after the conclusion of the meeting. Should you have any questions, please contact Emily Klein.

  • Mealsplus--large

    Breakfast and lunch will be provided for all participants at the SCGP Café.

  • Contactsplus--large

    Registration and Travel Assistance
    Ovation Travel Group
    sfnevents@ovationtravel.com
    (917) 408-8384 (24-Hours)
    www.ovationtravel.com

    Meeting Questions and Assistance
    Emily Klein
    Assistant Manager, Events, MPS, Simons Foundation
    eklein@simonsfoundation.org
    (646) 751-1262

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