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Algebra, Geometry and Combinatorics Day (AlGeCom) is a one day, informal meeting of mathematicians from the University of Illinois, Purdue University, IUPUI, Washington University at St. Louis, Loyola University Chicago, DePaul University, University of Notre Dame, the University of Michigan and nearby universities, with interests in algebra, geometry and combinatorics (widely interpreted).

Algecom Committee:
Hal Schenck  Alexander Yong  David Speyer Uli Walther Saugata Basu  Evgeny Mukhin Peter Tingley  Chris Drupieski Laura Escobar

Date:   March 7, 2020

Location: Department of Mathematics at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Local Organizers (questions related to Algecom XIX):
Alexander Yong

   Reuven Hodges

  Colleen Robichaux

Registration is free.

To register, email the local organizer Alexander Yong by March 1.

Limited travel support is available for graduate students. To apply, email Alexander Yong  by January 25 with: the name of your university, the name of your advisor, a summary of your research interests, a summary of your anticipated travel expenses, and whether you plan to participate in the poster session. Funding decisions will be made by January 30, 2020.

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All talks will be in 245 Altgeld Hall.

There will be a poster session in 239 Altgeld Hall.

Dinner will be at TBA

Parking on campus lots is free on Saturdays. The closest one is lot C3
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Steven Karp (University of Quebec at Montreal)
Jake Levinson (University of Washington)
Claudiu Raicu (Notre Dame)
Martha Yip (University of Kentucky)


Coffee and pastries          9-9:30am  (Math Lounge, Altgeld Hall)


Steven Karp (UQaM) 9:30-10:25am


Claudiu Raicu (Notre Dame) 11:00am-11:55am



Lunch       (see below for details)   12:00-2:00pm

Martha Yip (Kentucky) 2:00-2:55pm



Jake Levinson    (Washington) 3:30-4:30pm



Poster session and informal discussions:   4:30-5:45pm


Lunch: There are numerous lunch options within walking distance,
the closest being the

Dinner: ~6pm  

We will walk over from Altgeld Hall around 6:00pm, just after the poster session ends.


Getting to Urbana:


A) The IIllini Union (574-277-6500)
B) Other possibilities are:

Hampton Inn (574-968-4737) and Downtown Champaign Hyatt (574-277-6500).

Childcare:  Parents attending the conference and looking for childcare may
find a useful reference.