Canadian Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium

October 21-22, 2017 @ UAlberta


Tentative Schedule


9:00 - 9:50 Charles Doran

10:15 - 11:05 Angelica Cueto

11:30 - 12:20 Mattia Talpo


2:30 - 3:20 Greg Smith

3:45 - 4:35 Christine Berkesch Zamaere

4:45 - 6 POSTERS



9:15 - 10:05 Yongbin Ruan

10:30- 11:20 Steven Rayan

11:30 - 12:20 Xi Chen


If you plan to attend, please register as soon as possible. Registration is through our PIMS webpage.


Accommodation is available at the Lister Center for the nights of October 20th and 21st. If you would like us to book accommodation for you there, please email us at before September 1st. We will try to cover the costs for students and postdocs; more senior participants will be charged $100/night for staying at Lister.

You are also welcome arranging accommodation on your own (in which case we will not reimburse you). Nonetheless, please don't forget to register for the conference at our PIMS webpage.

Organized by Charles Doran, David Favero, Nathan Ilten, and Jenna Rajchgot. To contact the organizers, please email

Support for CWAGS is generously provided by the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences and the UAlberta Faculty of Science.