Representations in Arithmetic

Scientific Committee:

Rachel Ollivier (University of British Columbia)

Sujatha Ramdorai (University of British Columbia)

Peter Schneider (Universität Münster) 


2017 Schedule:

The focus period has two components.

1. A focus semester on the mod p Langlands program for p-adic groups and (derived) Hecke algebras. It is centered around the following events and activities:


Visit of Peter Schneider (Universität Münster) as PIMS Distinguished Visitor, from February to July 2017.


Short term visitors:

- Marie-France Vignéras (Paris 7). February-March

- Otmar Venjakob (Universität Heidelberg). March

- Elmar Grosse-Klönne (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin). March

- Laurent Berger (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon). April-May


Seminars held on Thursdays at 3:30pm in ESB 4127. The schedule will be continuously updated.

- Feb 202128: Kiran Kedlaya (UC San Diego)

- March 2nd: Marie-France Vignéras (Paris 7)

- March 9th: Niccolo' Ronchetti (Stanford)

- March 16th: Otmar Venjakob (Universität Heidelberg)

- March 30th: Elmar Grosse-Klöne (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)

- April 27th: Laurent Berger (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon) 

- May 4th: Sandra Rozensztajn (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon)

- May 25th: Florian Herzig (University of Toronto)



2. Lectures on p-adic geometry: 

- Introductory lectures  by Kiran Kedlaya in February (see abstracts above).

- Lectures by Pierre Colmez ( Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu), Wieslawa Niziol (Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon) and Jared Weinstein (Boston University) from May 15 to May 19