Workshop: Representations of symmetric groups, Hecke algebras and KLR algebras

14–16 July, 2014             University of Birmingham, UK

Invited speakers
Christine Bessenrodt (Leibniz Universität Hannover)
Joseph Chuang (City University London)
Matthew Fayers (Queen Mary University of London)
Nicolas Jacon (Université de Reims Champagne-Ardenne)
Alexander Kleshchev (University of Oregon)
Sinéad Lyle (University of East Anglia)
Ivan Marin (Université de Picardie Jules Verne)
Andrew Mathas (University of Sydney)
Vanessa Miemietz (University of East Anglia)
Eric Vasserot (Université de Paris 7)
Mark Wildon (Royal Holloway, University of London)

The workshop will focus on a variety of topics in representation theory of symmetric groups and Hecke algebras, including the recent spectacular developments associated with Khovanov–Lauda–Rouquier algebras. We warmly invite anyone interested in the topic of the workshop to take part. See this page for details of the registration procedure and other information.

Workshop photo:

Organizers: David Craven and Anton Evseev

The workshop is supported by

and the Anglo-Franco-German representation theory network.