Recent and upcoming talks by Boris Zilber

Boris Zilber: Structural approximation.

HUJI Logic Seminar The next meeting of the Logic Seminar will take place in Wednesday, 07/12, 16:00 – 18:00, in Ross Building 70. Please forward this mail to anyone who might be interested in this talk (or in the seminar). continue reading…

Boris Zilber: From Hrushovski counterexamples to Grothendieck period conjecture

Mathematics Colloquium, Bar-Ilan University Sunday, 27/Mar/2016, 12:00 Room 201, Building 216 Speaker: Boris Zilber Title: From Hrushovski counterexamples to Grothendieck period conjecture Abstract: In 1988 Hrushovski found counterexamples to the speaker’s conjectures that categorical theories are in a certain sense reducible to algebraic geometry.  continue reading…

Logic Colloquium 2016, July 31- August 6, 2016

The Logic Colloquium 2016, organized under the auspices of the Association for Symbolic Logic, will be held at the University of Leeds (UK) from July 31 to August 6. Plenary Speakers Gödel lecture: Stevo Todorcevic Other plenary speakers: Benno van den Berg Laurent Bienvenu Richard Garner Rob Goldblatt Itay Kaplan Toniann Pitassi Farmer Schlutzenberg Dima Sinapova Henry Towsner Timothy Williamson Boris Zilber Tutorials  Topic: Univalent Foundations Speaker: Thierry Coquand Topic: Computable model theory Speaker: Uri Andrews Special Sessions Set theory Organizers: Boban Velickovic, Itay Neeman Andrew Marks – UCLA Miodrag Sokic – York University, Toronto Anush Tserunyan – UI Urbana Champaign Nam Trang – UC Irvine Topic: Computability theory Organizers: Iskander Kalimullin, Sebastiaan Terwijn. continue reading…

16th Latin American Symposium on Mathematical Logic, July 28 – August 1, 2014

XVI SLALM (Latin American Symposium in Mathematical Logic) Plenary Speakers Boris Zilber (University of Oxford, England) Stevo Todorcievic (University of Toronto, Canada) Lev Beklemishev (Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow, Russia) Verónica Becher (University of Buenos Aires, Argentina) Oswaldo Chateubriand (Pontificia Universidade Católica de Rio de Janeiro, Brasil) Peter Jipsen (Chapman University, USA) Tutorials Set Theory: Menachem Magidor (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel) Computability Theory: Antonio Montalbán (University of California, Berkeley, USA) Model Theory: Kobi Peterzil (Haifa University, Israel) Non Classical Logics. continue reading…