All talks will be in classroom 105 in the D.M. Smith building. Registration will be in the Student Success Center. Refreshments will be in the atrium in the basement of the Skiles Classroom Building.

Friday, February 23
4:30–5:00 Registration
5:00–6:00 Linda Chen: Brill–Noether theory and determinantal formulas for degeneracy loci
Saturday, February 24
8:30–9:00 Coffee
9:00–10:00 June Huh: Kazhdan–Lusztig theory for matroids
10:15–11:15 David Jensen: The Kodaira dimensions of moduli spaces of curves
11:30–12:30 Jesse Kass: How to count lines on a cubic surface arithmetically
12:30–2:00 Lunch
2:00–3:00 Kristin Shaw: Bounding Betti numbers of patchworked real hypersurfaces by Hodge numbers
3:00–3:30 Coffee
3:30–4:30 Andrew Snowden: Big polynomial rings and Stillman's conjecture
5:00 Reception: Frank Gordy Room, Wardlaw Building
Sunday, February 25
8:30–9:00 Coffee
9:00–10:00 Lek-Heng Lim: Algebraic geometry in computational mathematics by way of multilinear algebra
10:15–11:15 Padmavathi Srinivasan: Conductors and minimal discriminants of hyperelliptic curves: a comparison in the tame case