- Organized by
Leonardo Rastelli, Ph.D.Professor, Stony Brook University
This is the second annual meeting of the Simons Collaboration on the Nonperturbative Bootstrap. It will bring to the Foundation headquarters all the PIs, postdocs and many graduate students of the Collaboration. The speakers will be chosen to give a representative picture of the different research areas within the Collaboration.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8
8:30 AM CHECK-IN & BREAKFAST 9:30 AM Slava Rychkov (with a coda by Walter Landry) | Numerical conformal bootstrap: targets and software development 10:30 AM BREAK 11:00 AM David Poland | Bootstrapping the Minimal 3D SCFT 11:30 AM Simon Caron-Huot | Simplicity of AdS5xS5 Supergravity 12:00 PM LUNCH 1:30 PM David Simmons-Duffin | Light-Ray Operators in CFT 2:30 PM BREAK 3:00 PM Leonardo Rastelli | The SCFT/Chiral Algebra Correspondence 4:00 PM BREAK 4:30 PM Ami Katz | Conformal Truncation on the Light-Cone 5:30 PM DAY ONE CONCLUDES
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9
8:30 AM CHECK-IN & BREAKFAST 9:30 AM João Penedones | Bootstrapping QCD: The Pion Lake 10:30 AM BREAK 11:00 AM Zohar Komargodski | An update on the Coulomb Branch Bootstrap 1 11:30 AM Liam Fitzpatrick | Information Loss and Bulk Reconstruction in AdS_3/CFT_2 12:00 PM LUNCH 1:00 PM Silviu Pufu | M-theory and String Theory S-Matrix From CFT 2:00 PM MEETING CONCLUDES
Air and Train
Group AThe foundation will arrange and pay for all air and train travel to the conference for those in Group A. 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.
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Personal CarFor participants in Groups A&B 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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The Roger New York
131 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10016
(between 30th and 31st Streets)
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Travel & Expense Policy
Expense reimbursement will be handled online via our reimbursement platform hosted by Concur. Additional information in this regard will be sent at the conclusion of the annual meeting.