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Sponsored by the SIAM Activity Group on Algebraic Geometry.


The conference venue is the vonRoll area at the University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland. Registration and invited presentations take place in Fabriksstrasse 6, the remaining talks and events, in Fabriksstrasse 2e,6,8.

Important deadlines

Minisymposium proposal submission: November 15, 2018
(Notification of acceptance: December 15, 2018)
Contributed lecture submission: December 20, 2018
(Notification of acceptance: February 1, 2019)
Poster submission: December 20, 2018
(Notification of acceptance: February 1, 2019)
Minisymposium abstract uploads: March 1, 2019
Travel application deadline: March 1, 2019
(Notification of acceptance: April 1, 2019)
Pre-Registration Rate Deadline: June 1, 2019

Invited speakers

To be announced soon.

Organizing committee

Conference co-chairs

Sandra Di Rocco, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
Caroline Uhler, MIT Massachussettes Institute of Technology, Boston, USA

Programme committee

To be announced soon.

Local organizers

Emanuele Delucchi, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
Jan Draisma (chair), University of Bern, Switzerland
Elisa Gorla, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Joachim Rosenthal, University of Zurich, Switzerland

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A facebook page for the meeting will be set up in due time.

If you are tweeting about the conference, please use the designated hashtag to enable other attendees to keep up with the Twitter conversation and to allow better archiving of our conference discussions. The hashtag for this meeting is #SIAMAG19. SIAM’s Twitter handle is @TheSIAMNews.


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.

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