The goal of this conference is to bring together researchers working in characteristic p and p-adic geometry to report on recent advances in the field and to stimulate the fruitful interaction between arithmetic and geometric aspects. 

Scientific organizing committee

Manuel Blickle (Mainz) | Hélène Esnault (Duisburg-Essen) | Vasudevan Srinivas (Tata, Mumbai) | Karen Smith (Michigan)

Invited Speakers

Bhargav Bhatt (Michigan) 
Adrian Langer (Warsaw)
Christian Liedtke (Düsseldorf)
Vikram Mehta (Tata Mumbai)
Mircea Mustaţă (Michigan)
Sam Payne (Yale/MPIM)
Damian Roessler (Toulouse)
Stefan Schröer (Düsseldorf)
Karl Schwede (Penn State)
Shunsuke Takagi (Kyushu)
Kevin Tucker (Princeton)
Vadim Vologodsky (Oregon)
Wilberd van der Kallen (Utrecht)
Holger Brenner (Osnabrück)

Lecture Series

The conference is accompanied by three short lecture series on recent developments

Andre Chatzistamatiou & Kay Rülling (Duisburg-Essen) 
    Rational and Witt rational singularities.

Gerd Faltings (Bonn)
    p-adic Simpson correspondence

Dmitry Kaledin (Steklov Institute)
    Hochschild-Witt complex