is now open for the British Mathematical Colloquium
which will be
held at the University of Sheffield, Monday March
Thursday March 28th 2013. The organisers are David Jordan
Theory workshop will take place on Tuesday and
afternoons, and we are pleased to announce the
Gambino (Palermo and Leeds)
Lebed (Paris 7)
We are also
pleased to announce that there will be an
on Sheaves and Logic (PSSL)
March 25th during the day, as a "satellite event" before
officially starts at 4pm. There will be several satellite
other fields taking place that day as well. Everyone is
propose a 25 minute talk for this PSSL; PhD students
particularly encouraged. However, there will of course not be
time for as
many talks as at a usual PSSL.
The web page
for the BMC can be found here:
please click through Registration-->Online Shop where
thing will be handled by the University system. Please
let me know
if you have any trouble with this as I have not used
for the PSSL please fill in the form at the bottom of
and return it to me (Eugenia Cheng firstname.lastname@example.org)
There is a
separate webpage for the PSSL here:
refurbishment issues, only a small amount of university
is available. This is available for a three night
£35 per night and is booked through the registration
If you would like this option please book early!
this a number of hotel options are given on the webpage,
need to be booked directly. Oddly enough, booking
actually get you a better rate than the university rate
at some of
these hotels, if you book early enough (though note that
some of the
cheap rates have a no-cancellation policy).
The list of
hotels is unfortunately not listed in price order, but
if you search
on bookings.com you can list them according to price.
I just did a
quick search and came up with the following price
ranges, as a
total for 4 nights, Sunday-Wednesday:
sometimes loud music in the bar late at night)
Inn (St Mary's Gate location) and Jurys Inn are
regularly use for visiting speakers.
There is a
lunch option at £7.50 for Tuesday and Wednesday.
also some other lunch options on campus, including
(Sainsbury's) but there won't be a lot of time
time, so if you're not opting for the organised lunch
getting hold of your lunch earlier in the day and
with you. Lunch arrangements for the PSSL will
nearer the time.
There will be
a conference dinner at the Crucible Theatre on
for £36 including one glass of wine. (Snooker
know this venue...) Please note that the capacity
dinner is likely to be smaller than the total number
participants, so please book your place early.
for early registration is February 15th. After
registration fee will go up from £50 to £70 (or £35
deadline for registration is March 15th.
in the middle of the country and is accessible
by train and
from many different airports. Note that booking
in the UK is a highly convoluted matter, and
do not satisfy the triangle inequality. For my
non-accredited advice on how to get to Sheffield,
see the PSSL
Note that the
BMC will begin at 4pm on the Monday and end at
forward to welcoming you to Sheffield.
and Nick Gurski
Theory session organisers)
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