Postponed to June 2021! Bert Schellekens Fest

Friday, 23 October 2020 from to (Europe/Amsterdam)
at Nikhef
Description

Retirement Bert Schellekens

This event has been postponed to June 2021.

The exact new date will be announced as soon as it is fixed!













Organisers:
Robert Fleischer (Nikhef, Amsterdam)
Beatriz Gato Rivera (IFF-CSIC, Madrid)

Program for the scientific meeting of Bert's Fest on to be announced, 2021

Nikhef, Seminar Room: to be announced

NOTE: the two talks in the morning are intended for a general audience of particle physicists, theorists as well as experimentalists.

(*) To be confirmed

Go to day
  • Friday, 23 October 2020
    • 10:15 - 10:30 Welcome with coffee, tea, cookies,...
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Hermann Nicolai, MPI, Potsdam (Germany)
      "Bert and the Multiverse"
    • 11:00 - 12:00 Nikhef Colloquium - Dieter Lüst, LMU and MPI, München (Germany)
      "New Cloths for the Landscape"
    • 12:00 - 13:30 Lunch
    • 13:30 - 13:50 Bengt Nilsson, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg (Sweden)
      Title to be announced
    • 13:50 - 14:10 Wolfgang Lerche (*), CERN
      "On Truffels, Swamps and Bert"
    • 14:10 - 14:30 George Leontaris, University of Ioannina (Greece)
      " String loop corrections and de Sitter vacua"
    • 14:30 - 15:00 Nils Scheithauer, Technische Universiteit Darmstadt (Germany)
      "On the Classification of Holomorphic Vertex Operator Algebras of Central Charge 24"
    • 15:00 - 15:20 Break
    • 15:20 - 15:40 Nick Warner, USC, Los Angeles (USA), and IPT, Saclay (France)
      Title to be announced
    • 15:40 - 16:00 Jürgen Fuchs, University of Karlstad (Sweden)
      "Bulk Fields in Conformal Field Theory"
    • 16:00 - 16:20 Pascal Anastasopoulos, University of Vienna (Austria)
      Title to be announced
    • 16:20 - 17:00 Elias Kiritsis (*), APC, Paris (France) and University of Crete (Greece)
      "String Theory, Particle Physics and Emergent Gravity"
    • 17:00 - 18:30 Reception