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Workshops and Conferences I have (co-)organized

Discovery Workshop

Liz Milicevic, Anne Thomas and I will be hosting a Workshop at the University of Sydney in Australia, August 5-9 2019. This workshop is part of our Australian Research Council grant "Affine flags, folded galleries and Euclidean reflection groups".

KMR Blockseminar

A joint Blockseminar together with WWU Münster will take place August 9-11 2017. We will discuss various topics around the theme Groups, Buildings and Compactifications.
The einführender Text as well as the program was put together by Julia Heller, Annette Karrer, Robin Loose and Nils Leder.

Workshop on Compactifications of Buildings and Symmetric Spaces

In May 2017 Anna Schilling, Anna Wienhard and I hosted a small workshop on compactifications.
Here's the link to the website of the
Workshop on compactifications in Heidelberg

RTG 2229 Conference 'Asymptotic geometry of groups and spaces'

In February our first annual conference of the RTG took place in Heidelberg. More details can be found on the website of this event.

Group Theory, Geometry and the influence of Jaques Tits

We were hosting a conference in honor of Richard Weiss. See here for the conference website.


the 5th conference in the series Young Geometric Group Theory took place in Karlsruhe February 15-19, 2016. Find out more here: Young Geometric Group Theory V