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Sponsored by the SIAM Activity Group on Algebraic Geometry.

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Live Streaming

The live streaming will be available on this site for the plenary talks, SIAGA journal presentation, and the Early Career Prize lecture. The live stream will also be projected to the screens in rooms 005 and 006 of the Skiles building.

The following is the list of presentations that will be live streamed:

Monday, July 31
8:30 AM – 9:30 PM
IP1 Uses of Algebraic Geometry and Representation Theory in Complexity Theory
Joseph M. Landsberg, Texas A&M University, USA

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
IP2 On the Stability of Solutions in Numerical Algebraic Geometry
Carlos Beltrán, Universidad de Cantabria, Spain

Tuesday, August 1
8:30 AM – 9:30 PM
IP3 Algebraic Geometry for Geometric Modeling
Ragni Piene, University of Oslo, Norway

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
IP4 Polynomial Dynamical Systems, Toric Differential Inclusions, and the Global Attractor Conjecture
Gheorghe Craciun, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA

5:15 PM – 6:15 PM
SIAGA Journal Presentation (Presenter: Bernd Sturmfels, University of California, Berkeley)

Wednesday, August 2
8:30 AM – 9:30 PM
IP5 Stochastic Geometry with Topological Flavor
Herbert Edelsbrunner, IST Austria, Klosterneuburg, Austria

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
IP6 Curves with Complex Multiplication and Applications to Cryptography
Bianca Viray, University of Washington, USA

5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
SP1 SIAG/AG Early Career Prize Lecture: A Brief History of Smale's 17th Problem
Pierre Lairez, Inria Saclay Ile-de-France, France

Thursday, August 3
8:30 AM – 9:30 PM
IP7 Gaussian Graphical Models from an Algebraic, Geometric and Combinatorial Perspective
Caroline Uhler, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
IP8 Open Problems in Finite Frame Theory
Dustin Mixon, Air Force Institute of Technology, USA

Friday, August 4
8:30 AM – 9:30 PM
IP9 Caratheodory Style Theorems for Discrete Optimization and Game Theory
Jesús A. De Loera, University of California, Davis, USA

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
IP10 Talk Title To Be Announced (Invited Speaker J. Faugère)
Jean-Charles Faugère, Inria Paris-Rocquencourt, France

Announcements

Parking Information
For parking information during the AG17 conference, please visit https://pts.gatech.edu/visitors#l3. Visitor parking is available in Visitors Area 2: Ferst Drive and Visitors Area 1: North Avenue.

 

ADDITIONAL POSTERS ARE BEING ACCEPTED THROUGH 11:59 PM EST on June 9, 2017
Contributed presentations in poster format are invited in all areas consistent with the conference themes. A poster format involves the use of visual aids for mounting on a poster board. The posters will be displayed in a two-hour poster session during the day. To participate, each contributor must submit a title and a brief abstract not to exceed 1,500 characters including spaces.

Submissions are being accepted through 11:59 PM EST on June 9, 2017. Interested parties should submit the following information using the online submission site.

Presenting author: name, affiliation, e-mail address 
Each co-author: name, affiliation, e-mail address 
Poster title
Brief Abstract (1,500 characters or less including spaces)

Note: Extended deadline is for single poster submissions only. No additional minisymposia, minisymposteria or contributed lectures will be considered or acknowledged.

 

Conference on-site registration and sessions will take place on the campus of Georgia Institute of Technology.

Georgia Institute of Technology
North Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30332

A campus map is available at https://drive.google.com/open?id=1WzW6gLfqlFV-QOMwrswQU--MOLY&usp=sharing.

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Organizing Committee

Co-Chairs
David A. Cox, Amherst College, USA
Serkan Hosten, San Francisco State University, USA

Local Organizers
Greg Blekherman, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Anton Leykin, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Josephine Yu, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

Alicia Dickenstein, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hoon Hong, North Carolina State University, USA
Teresa Krick, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Kristin Lauter, Microsoft Research, USA
Lek-Heng Lim, University of Chicago, USA
Dmitriy Morozov, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
Frank Sottile, Texas A&M University, USA
Thorsten Theobald, Goethe-Universitaet, Frankfurt, Germany
Ruriko Yoshida, Naval Postgraduate School, USA

Plenary Speakers

Carlos Beltrán, Universidad de Cantabria, Spain
Gheorghe Craciun, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Jesús De Loera,  University of California, Davis, USA
Herbert Edelsbrunner, Institute of Science and Technology, Austria
Jean-Charles Faugère, Inria, France
Joseph (JM) Landsberg, Texas A&M University, USA
Dustin G. Mixon, Air Force Institute of Technology, USA
Ragni Piene, University of Oslo, Norway
Caroline Uhler, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Bianca Viray, University of Washington, USA

 

Description

The purpose of the SIAM Activity Group in Algebraic Geometry is to bring together researchers who use algebraic geometry in industrial and applied mathematics. "Algebraic geometry" is interpreted broadly to include at least: algebraic geometry, commutative algebra, noncommutative algebra, symbolic and numeric computation, algebraic and geometric combinatorics, representation theory, and algebraic topology. These methods have already seen applications in: biology, coding theory, cryptography, combustion, computational geometry, computer graphics, quantum computing, control theory, geometric design, complexity theory, machine learning, nonlinear partial differential equations, optimization, robotics, and statistics.

We welcome participation from both theoretical mathematical areas and application areas not on this list which fall under this broadly interpreted notion of algebraic geometry and its applications.

 

Funding Agency

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SIAM and the Conference Organizing Committee wish to extend their thanks and appreciation to the U.S. National Science Foundation for its support of this conference.


 

Themes

Themes will be posted when available.

 

Important Deadlines

SUBMISSION DEADLINES
January 3, 2017: Minisymposium Proposal Submissions
January 31, 2017 Deadline Extended: February 21, 2017: Contributed Lecture, Poster and Minisymposium Presentation Abstracts

TRAVEL FUND APPLICATION DEADLINE
February 3, 2017 Deadline Extended February 24, 2017: SIAM Student Travel Award and Post-doc/Early Career Travel Award Applications

PRE-REGISTRATION RATE DEADLINE
July 5, 2017: Disconnect time is midnight EDT

HOTEL RESERVATION DEADLINE
Information will be posted when available.

 

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