The conference will be held in the McCaskill Center (Room 400) of the Schulich School of Business, York University. (This building, formerly called the Administrative Studies Building, lies to the immediate South-West of the Ross Complex.) See the York University map.
Registration as well as coffee breaks and lunch will take place in the Faculty Lounge (Room 401).
|8:45||Registration and Coffee|
|9:15||Introduction and welcome|
|9:30-10:20||Narain Gupta: University of
Solution of the dimension subgroup problem
|10:30-11:20||Efim Zelmanov: Yale
Variations on a theme of Burnside
|11:30-12:20||G. Baumslag, A. Myasnikov,
V. Remeslennikov: City College of New York |
On algebraic geometry over groups
|2:30-2:55||Yuri Medvedev: York
Engel groups and groups satisfying a positive law
|3:00-3:25||A. Rhemtulla: University of
n-Engel right-ordered groups
|3:30-3:55||C.K. Gupta: University of
Varieties of groups and group representations
|4:00-4:25||Ian Hughes: Queen's
Polynomial invariants, especially modular, of finite groups
|4:30-4:55||Olga Macedonska: Institute of Mathematics,
On varieties of t-groups
The organizers have made arrangements with the Novotel North York to hold a block of rooms at a reduced price for participants in the conference.
In addition, there will be some rooms and guest suites available on the York campus. These are the details.
Bus #60 from Finch subway station stops on the campus at the York Common or on Steeles Avenue just north of the campus. Bus #106 from Downsview subway station stops on The Pond Road (on the York campus just south of Schulich) and at the York Common. All day parking ($5) is available in Lot 8A (entrance off Sentinel Road); short-term parking is available in Lot EE, slightly closer to the conference location.
Last modified: Wed May 7 17:24:53 EDT 1997