Simons Collaboration on the Many Electron Problem Annual Meeting 2018

  • Organized by
  • Andrew Millis, Ph.D.CCQ Co-Director, Flatiron Institute
Date & Time

This is the fifth annual meeting of the Simons Collaboration on the Many Electron Problem.

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    Thursday, February 15

    8:30 - 9:00 AMBreakfast
    9:00 - 9:30 AMWelcome and collaboration overview
    9:30 - 9:45 AMOne-minute poster introductions
    9:45 - 10:30 AMEmanuel Gull
    10:30 - 10:40 AMOne-minute poster introductions
    10:40 - 11:15 AMBreak
    11:15 AM - 12:05 PMCyrus Umrigar
    12:05 - 2:00 PMLunch and posters
    2:00 - 2:45 PMMark van Schilfgaarde
    2:45-3:15- PMPhilipp Werner
    3:00-4:30 PMBreak and posters
    4:30 - 5:15 PMAntoine Georges
    5:15 - 5:45 PMKristjian Haule
    5:45-6:00 PMSummary and Discussion
    6:00-6:30 PMClosed Session: Collaboration Leadership
    6:00 PM and onDinner, Park Avenue Winter

    Friday, February 16

    8:30 - 9:00 AMBreakfast
    9:00 - 9:45 AMSteven White
    9:45 - 10:30 AMBreak and Posters
    10:30 - 11:00 AMErez Berg
    11:00 AM - 11:30 PMSpeaker TBC
    11:30 AM - 12:15 PMSpeaker TBC
    12:15 - 1:00 PMSpeaker TBC
    1:00 - 2:00 PMLunch and Departure
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    The Simons Foundation will arrange and pay for all air and train travel to the meeting. Please provide your travel specifications by clicking the registration link above.

    Any expenses not directly paid for by the Simons Foundation are subject to reimbursement based on the foundation’s travel policy. An email will be sent within a week following the conclusion of the meeting with further instructions on submitting your expenses via the foundation’s web-based expense reimbursement platform. Reimbursement requests are due by Friday, March 16, 2018.

    Personal Car

    For participants driving to Manhattan, The Roger Hotel offers valet parking. Please note there are no in-and-out privileges when using the hotel’s garage, therefore it is encouraged that participants walk or take public transportation to the Simons Foundation.

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    Participants who require accommodations are hosted by the foundation for a maximum of two nights at the Roger Hotel. Any additional nights are at the attendee’s own expense.

    The Roger New York
    131 Madison Avenue
    New York, NY 10016
    (between 30th and 31st Streets)

    To arrange accommodations, please register at the link above.

    For driving directions to The Roger, please click here.

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    Travel Assistance
    Elise Volpe, Protravel International

    Registration, Ground Transportation and General Meeting Assistance
    Emily Klein
    MPS Program Associate

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