2018 Nairobi Workshop in Algebraic Geometry

Workshop: 27-31 August 2018 
Pre-workshop school: 21-24 August 2018

Location: Department of Mathematics, Chiromo Campus, University of Nairobi

Workshop organizers 
Damian Maingi, University of Nairobi
Diletta Martinelli, University of Edinburgh
Jared Ongaro, University of Nairobi
Balazs Szendroi, University of Oxford

Organizers of the pre-workshop week
            Aurelio Carlucci, University of Oxford
            Alberto Cazzaniga, Stellenbosch University/AIMS South Africa
            Diletta Martinelli, University of Edinburgh

The workshop is organised in a partnership of the Nairobi Algebraic Geometry Group, the University of Oxford, and the Clay Mathematics Institute. Further support has been received from the Africa Oxford Initiative, the University of Warwick, the LMS and IMU CDC.

Workshop speakers
Jim Bryan, University of British Columbia, Canada 
Alessio Corti, Imperial College London, UK
Laura Costa, University of Barcelona, Spain
Mbolo Esoye, Northwestern, USA
Marco Garuti, University of Padova and AIMS-Cameroon
David Ssevviiri, Makerere University, Uganda

Limited funding is available for sub-Saharan mathematicians. Please email Balazs Szendroi before 31 March 2018 on szendroi[at]maths.ox.ac.uk if you are interested in participating. 

Algebraic geometry workshops were also held in Nairobi in August 2015,  August 2016 and June 2017.