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8:30 a.m. The frequency space of a free group. Ilya Kapovich*, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
(995-20-42)
9:00 a.m. Boundary behaviour of the Thompson group. Vadim A, Kaimanovich*, CNRS
(995-20-111)
9:30 a.m. Dynamics of isometries and incidence geometry at infinity. Anders Karlsson*, KTH Stockholm
(995-20-58)
10:00 a.m. Ergodic properties of boundary actions. Tatiana Smirnova-Nagnibeda*, University of Geneva / KTH Stockholm
(995-20-47)
10:30 a.m. Voiculescu's amalgamated R-transform and applications to symmetric random walks on groups. Kenneth J Dykema*, Texas A&M University
(995-20-238)
11:00 a.m. Analysis and Embeddings in Hilbert Space. Erik Guentner*, University of Hawaii, Manoa
Marius Dadarlat, Purdue University
(995-46-204)
3:00 p.m. Polynomial maps over finite fields and residual finiteness of mapping tori of free group endomorphisms. Mark V. Sapir*, Vanderbilt University
Alexander Borisov, Pennstate University
(995-20-89)
3:30 p.m. Free groups of automorphisms of rooted trees. Said Najati Sidki*, Universidade de Brasilia
(995-20-98)
4:00 p.m. Isomorphism problem for fully residually free groups. Inna Bumagin, McGill University
Olga Kharlampovich*, McGill University
Alexei Myasnikov, McGill University
(995-20-206)
4:30 p.m. Intersecting verbal subgroups of free groups. S. V. Ivanov*, University of Illinois
(995-20-189)
5:00 p.m. Hypertrees and the $\ell^2$ Betti numbers of the pure symmetric automorphism group. Jon McCammond*, University of California, Santa Barbara
John Meier, Lafayette College
(995-20-91)
5:30 p.m. CAT(0) versus geometric dimension for torsion free hyperbolic groups. Noel P Brady*, University of Oklahoma
John Crisp, Universite de Bourgogne
(995-20-224)
8:30 a.m. Uniform non-amenability and Kazhdan constants. Goulnara N. Arzhantseva*, University of Geneva
J Burillo, Universitat Polit\`ecnica de Catalunya
M Lustig, Universit\'e d'Aix-Marseille III
L Reeves, Universit\'e d'Aix-Marseille III
H Short, University de Provence
E. Ventura, Universitat Polit\`ecnica de Catalunya
(995-20-231)
9:00 a.m. Aspects of growth of groups. John S Wilson*, Oxford University
(995-20-87)
9:30 a.m. Groups with isoperimetric function $n^2 \log n$. Alexander Y Olshanskii*, Vanderbilt University
Mark V Sapir, Vanderbilt University
(995-20-149)
10:00 a.m. Is there a bound on the gap between the time complexity of the word problem and the Dehn function for finitely presented groups? Ilya Kapovich, University of Illinois
Paul Schupp*, University of Illinois
(995-20-227)
10:30 a.m. Random van Kampen diagrams and algorithmic problems in groups. Alexei Myasnikov*, McGill , Montreal
Alexander Ushakov, Graduate Center of CUNY
(995-20-233)
11:00 a.m. A context-free language of geodesic normal forms for Baumslag-Solitar groups. Murray J Elder*, University of St Andrews
(995-20-14)