Summer school 2012: Geometry of Moduli

11.-15. June 2012

Sophus Lie Conference Center, Nordfjordeid, Norway

Program: Three lecture series and extensive problem sessions.

Gavril Farkas (Humboldt Univ, Berlin):

Cohomological and birational aspects of the moduli space of curves


Markus Reineke (Wuppertal):

Moduli spaces of quiver representations


Claire Voisin (CNRS, Paris):

Deformation of pairs and Noether Lefschetz loci


Organizing committee: G. Fløystad (Bergen), K. Ranestad (Oslo), T. Johnsen (Tromsø), Sverre Smaløe (Trondheim)

Sponsors: University of Bergen, University of Oslo, NTNU, University of Tromsø

Schedule        Participants    Group pictures

Location: The school will be held at Sophus Lie Conference Center in Nordfjordeid. Nordfjordeid, the birthplace of Sophus Lie, is a small town in the fjords of the west coast of Norway, halfway between Bergen and Trondheim. The Conference Center is located at Fjordane Folkehøgskule, situated just above Nordfjordeid, where the valley meets the fjord.

Local guides will advice the participants on hikes in the nearby mountains,

with panoramic view.

Arrival: Sunday evening 10. or Monday morning 11. June

Departure:Friday evening 15. or Saturday morning 16. June.

Travel information

Weather: The weather is fairly unstable at Nordfjordeid. From cold, rain and wind to sunny and warm. The temperature is seldom below 10 and go up to 25 if we are lucky. It is advisable to bring a sweater and a jacket.

Registration fee: 200 NOK. The registration fee is payable at arrival (no credit cards).


The participants will be accommodated at the Sophus Lie Conference Center in single and double rooms. The center has nine pavilions, each pavilion has 4 double rooms and 2 single rooms and one shared bathroom. The cost for room and full board (three meals) pr person/night in a double room is NOK 525, for single room this cost is NOK 575.

Registration deadline is May 1st 2012
Registrations are now closed. Do you have questions about registration or need further information please contact Elisabeth H. Seland

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