Schedule and LocationThe workshop will be held at the Fiesta Americana Condesa hotel in Cancún, México, between May 27 and June 4, 2016.
The first two days (May 28 and 29) will consist of minicourses on the topics of Teichmüller theory, foliations, Thurston's classification of rational maps, and quasi-conformal surgery. The minicourses will be followed by a five-day conference presenting current research (May 30-June 3).
Registration for the workshop is closed; we have more than
110 registered participants and cannot
If you need to update your plans, please send an email to jackfest at math.stonybrook.edu. We plan to provide meals and lodging for most registered participants and speakers, but funds to offset travel expenses are extremely limited.
Poster SessionThere will be a poster session during the workshop. Participants interested in presenting a poster should send an email to jackfest at math.stonybrook.edu indicating the title of their poster by May 15. While we hope to be able to present posters of all interested participants, space may be a limiting factor.
Conference PosterThe poster for the conference is currently available in US Letter format.
Support and Organizing CommitteeSupport for this workshop is being provided by the Stony Brook Institute for Mathematical Sciences, the Simons Foundation, the Instituto de Matemáticas - UNAM, the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences, and the University of Rhode Island.
The organizing committee consists of
Araceli Bonifant (University of Rhode Island),
Carlos Cabrera (IMATE-UNAM, Cuernavaca),
José Seade (IMATE-UNAM, Mexico City), and
Scott Sutherland (Stony Brook University).
To contact us, please send an email to jackfest at math.stonybrook.edu.