Groups and Geometry in the South East

This is a series of meetings, with the aim of bringing together the geometric group theorists in the South East of England. The meetings are sponsored by mathematicians from the Universities of Cambridge, London, Oxford, Warwick, and Southampton, and organised by Martin Bridson, Peter Kropholler, Lars Louder, Ashot Minasyan, Saul Schleimer, and Henry Wilton. We have been awarded LMS Scheme 3 funding.

In 2016-17, the meetings will tentatively be as follows:

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Abstracts and titles of previous talks are available here.

Details of our next meeting

Friday 23 February, 2017

Location: University of Warwick, Zeeman Building, B3.03

1:15-2:15 TITLE

Michael Magee (Durham)


2:30-3:30 TITLE

Karen Vogtmann (Warwick)


4:00-5:00 Colloquium

5:00-5:30 Wine and cheese

5:30-6:30 TITLE

Chris Leininger (Urbana)



There is travel money available for speakers and students. Please fill out this form and send it, along with receipts, to
Lars Louder
Dept of Mathematics
University College London
Gower St