May 17-25, 2016

Universität Bonn, Germany

Tuesday, | May 17 |

11:00-12:00 | Remi Boutonnet |

A few basics on von Neumann algebras (1) | |

14:00-15:00 | Emily Peters |

The classification of small-index subfactors (1) | |

15:10-16:00 | Alain Valette |

Expanders and box spaces | |

16:30-17:20 | David Kyed |

Polynomial cohomology and nilpotent groups | |

Wednesday, | May 18 |

9:30-10:30 | Remi Boutonnet |

A few basics on von Neumann algebras (2) | |

11:00-12:00 | Emily Peters |

The classification of small-index subfactors (2) | |

14:00-15:00 | Dimitri Shlyakhtenko |

Free probability and von Neumann algebras (1) | |

15:10-16:00 | Henry Tucker |

Frobenius-Schur indicators and modular data for singly-generated fusion categories | |

16:30-17:20 | Nikhil Srivastava |

Ramanujan graphs from finite free convolutions | |

17:30-18:20 | Stuart White |

Quasidiagonality and amenability | |

Thursday, | May 19 |

9:30-10:30 | Remi Boutonnet |

A few basics on von Neumann algebras (3) | |

11:00-12:00 | Dimitri Shlyakhtenko |

Free probability and von Neumann algebras (2) | |

14:00-15:00 | Adrian Ioana |

Applications of asymptotic properties of group actions and II_{1} factors (1) | |

15:10-16:00 | Narutaka Ozawa |

A remark on fullness of some group measure space von Neumann algebras | |

16:30-17:20 | Brent Nelson |

On finite free Fisher information for eigenvectors of the modular operator | |

Friday, | May 20 |

9:30-10:30 | Dimitri Shlyakhtenko |

Free probability and von Neumann algebras (3) | |

11:00-12:00 | Adrian Ioana |

Applications of asymptotic properties of group actions and II_{1} factors (2) | |

14:00-15:00 | Emily Peters |

The classification of small-index subfactors (3) | |

15:10-16:00 | Scott Morrison |

The modular data for the extended Haagerup subfactor | |

16:30-17:20 | Dietmar Bisch |

Singly generated planar algebras | |

17:30-18:20 | Corey Jones |

Annular representation theory and analytic properties for rigid C^{*}-tensor categories | |

Saturday, | May 21 |

9:30-10:30 | Adrian Ioana |

Applications of asymptotic properties of group actions and II_{1} factors (3) | |

11:00-12:00 | Dan Voiculescu |

Free probability for pairs of faces (1) | |

14:00-15:00 | Masaki Izumi |

An operator algebra approach to the classification of certain fusion categories (1) | |

15:10-16:00 | Terry Gannon |

A VOA for the Haagerup? | |

16:30-17:20 | Yasuyuki Kawahigashi |

Subfactors and gapped domain walls between topological phases | |

Monday, | May 23 |

9:30-10:30 | Stefaan Vaes |

II_{1} factors with exactly two crossed product decompositions (1) | |

11:00-12:00 | Masaki Izumi |

An operator algebra approach to the classification of certain fusion categories (2) | |

14:00-15:00 | Dan Voiculescu |

Free probability for pairs of faces (2) | |

15:10-16:00 | Roland Speicher |

Quantum groups with partial commutation relations | |

16:30-17:20 | Daniel Hoff |

Von Neumann's problem and extensions of non-amenable equivalence relations | |

Tuesday, | May 24 |

9:30-10:30 | Masaki Izumi |

An operator algebra approach to the classification of certain fusion categories (3) | |

11:00-12:00 | Stefaan Vaes |

II_{1} factors with exactly two crossed product decompositions (2) | |

14:00-14:50 | Cyril Houdayer |

Strong solidity and classification of free Araki-Woods factors | |

15:00-15:50 | Jesse Peterson |

Character rigidity for lattices in higher-rank groups | |

16:20-17:10 | Ben Hayes |

Pinsker product formula for sofic groups | |

Wednesday, | May 25 |

9:30-10:30 | Stefaan Vaes |

II_{1} factors with exactly two crossed product decompositions (3) | |

11:00-11:50 | Paul Skoufranis |

A Brief Overview of Bi-Free Probability | |

12:00-12:50 | Sorin Popa |

Approximating freeness under constraints |