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conferences, seminars, lectures, etc

BCC in Warwick

Time is running out to register for the British Combinatorial Conference in Warwick. The closing date is 15 June. So I am repeating the announcement from the BCC website here. The 25th British Combinatorial Conference takes place from 6 to … Continue reading

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Two combinatorics colloquia

One of the rituals of Spring for combinatorialists in the UK is meeting in London in May for two one-day colloquia, one at Queen Mary and the other at LSE. As always, this year’s colloquia provided very good instruction and … Continue reading

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Donald Preece memorial day: registration open

Registration for the memorial event for Donald Preece is now open, on this webpage. The cost is £20 for the meeting, with coffee, lunch and tea, and £40 for the reception and dinner. Information about the conference is here. You … Continue reading

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Scottish Combinatorics Meeting

At the end of April, I was at the first Scottish Combinatorics Meeting in Glasgow. The first day was somewhat overcast, but we were safely indoors in the Mathematics department: coffee, lunch and tea were provided in the common room. … Continue reading

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NBSAN in St Andrews

This week, during a spell of lovely spring weather and new blossom, the 20th meeting of the North British Semigroups and Applications Network was held in St Andrews, organised by Markus Pfeiffer. It was good to see old friends such … Continue reading

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Breaking boundaries

As well as the PCC, last week I was at a conference at the University of Sussex entitled Breaking Boundaries between Analysis, Geometry and Topology. With a title like that, how could I resist? There were some lovely and wide-ranging … Continue reading

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Postgraduate Combinatorial Conference 2015

This week I was at the Postgraduate Combinatorial Conference, which was held in Queen Mary, University of London. It was one of the liveliest PCCs I have been to, with about 35 delegates from all over England, Scotland, and further … Continue reading

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