Symposium in Honour of David Brydges and Joel Feldman

  • Date: 07/05/2009

Abdelmalek Abdesselam (Charlottesville)

Frank den Hollander (Leiden)

Horst Knörrer (Zurich)

Vincent Rivasseau (Orsay)

Tom Spencer (Princeton)


University of British Columbia


Symposium in Honour of David Brydges and Joel Feldman
 on the occasion of their 60th birthdays


This is also part of the CRM-PIMS Thematic Group on Challenges and Perspectives in Probability.


Please see the full schedule maintained by Manfred Salmhofer at


Location: Math Annex 1100 [website]




Richard Froese (Vancouver)

Tom Kennedy (Tucson)

Manfred Salmhofer (Heidelberg)

Gordon Slade (Vancouver)

Other Information: 




Special note for RG-workshop invited guests: if you are invited to the RG-workshop (Jul 6-10), you can request extension of your stay to attend this symposium.


Other participants should arrange their own accommodations.


Please contact Ken Leung ( if you need assistance.



Please also see website maintained by Manfred Salmhofer.


Banquet fee

Special note 1: You need to register as a PIMS web user in order to pay the $60CAD banquet fee. Please follow the register link at the bottom of the page for instructions.  When you are done with registration,a SIGN UP button will show up. Press the button and you will be redirected to the page where you are asked to pay the banquet fee by credit/visa card. 



Special note 2: For people (eg spouses) who would like to attend the banquet ONLY but not the symposium, please contact Richard Froese ( in person with the payment.


Venue for the dinner banquet: Sun Sui Wah Seaford Restaurant - 3888 Main Street, Vancouver BC [Google Map]


Date: July 5, 2009


Time: 6:00pm


If you plan to commute by bus for the dinner banquet, you can:

Take No. 25 eastboundat the UBC bus loop

Get off on Main Street

Walk 2 blocks up northbound to the 23rd Ave

Sun Sui Wah is on the south-east corner of Main and 23rd Ave.


Note that the busfare is $2.50 CAD per trip. You should get a transfer from the bus driver.


The signup below is only for the banquet only and the last day for the banquet registration is Sunday, June 28!