Programme


Monday August 28th
Primordial Universe
 
08:00 - 09:00 REGISTRATION  
09:00 - 09:40 Inflation and Geometry Diederik Roest (Van Swinderen Instit. for P.P. and Gravity - Univ. of Groningen, The Netherlands)
09:40 - 10:20   Xingang Chen
10:20 - 11:00   Filippo Vernizzi (CEA, France)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break  
11:30 - 12:10

Update on Bouncing and Emergent Cosmologies

Robert Branderberger (McGill University, Canada)
12:10 - 12:50   Eric Verlinde (University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
12:50 - 14:20 Lunch  
14:20 - 18:20 Parallel sessions  

18:30 - 20:00

Welcome Cocktail
 
Tuesday August 29th
CMB
 
09:00 - 09:40   George Smoot (PCCP, France)
09:40 - 10:20 Cosmic concordance in the CMB and other probes Silvia Galli (IAP, France)
10:20 - 11:00 Are galactic foregrounds a fundamental limit to characterize primordial CMB B-modes? Josquin Errard (APC, France)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break  
11:30 - 12:10   Wendy L. Freedman (University of Chicago, USA)
12:10 - 12:50   Nao Suzuki (KAVLI/IPMU, Japan)
12:50 - 14:20 Lunch  
14:20 - 15:00 Black Holes, Holography and Quantum Information Daniel Harlow (MIT, USA)
15:00 - 17:00 Round table Francois Bouchet (IAP, France), John Carlstrom (KICP/Stanford/Slac, USA), Ken Ganga (APC, France), Adrien Lee (UC Berkeley Physics, USA), Masahi Hazumi (KAVLI/IPMU, Japan)

Wednesday August 30th
LSS, Dark Energy

 
09:00 - 09:40   David Schlegel (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA)
09:40 - 10:20 Relativistic effects in large-scale structure Camille Bonvin (Dpt. Theoretical Physics, University of Geneva, Switzerland)
10:20 - 11:00 Cosmological results from the Kilo Degree Survey Hendrik Hildebrandt (Emmy Noether Research Group, AIfA, Germany)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break  
11:30 - 12:10 Cosmological simulations of our Universe Debora Sijacki (Institute of Astronomy/Kavli Institute for Cosmology, Univ. of Cambridge, UK)
12:10 - 12:50   Licia Verde (University of Barcelona, Spain)
12:50 - 14:20 Lunch  
14:20 - 18:20 Parallel sessions  
19:00 - 21:00 Einstein, Black Holes and Gravitational Waves Barry Barish (Caltech, USA)
     
Thursday August 31st
Gravitational waves and high energy Universe
 
09:00 - 09:40 Gravitational wave probes of cosmological physics Scott Hughes (MIT Dpt. of Physics, USA)
09:40 - 10:20   Chris Van Den Broeck (Nikhef, The Netherlands)
10:20 - 11:00 Cosmology with the gravitational wave interferometer LISA Chiara Caprini (APC, France)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break  
11:30 - 12:10 Multimessenger Astronomy Francis Halzen (University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA)
12:10 - 12:50   Angela Olinto (University of Chicago, USA)
AFTERNOON FREE

19:00 - 23:00

Conference Dinner
 
Friday September 1st
Dark Matter, Particle Physics
 
09:00 - 09:40 Particle candidates of dark matter Ki Young Choi (Chonnam National University, Korea)
09:40 - 10:20   Christoph Weniger (University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
10:20 - 11:00 Primordial black holes and gravitational waves Misao Sasaki (Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Kyoto Univ., Japan)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break  
11:30 - 12:10 Searches for Dark Matter at LHC Andreas Petridis (University of Adelaide, Australia)
12:10 - 12:50   Thomas Schwetz (KIT, Germany)
12:50 - 13:30   Cristiano Galbiatti (Princeton University, USA)
13:30 - 14:00 Tribute to Pierre Binetruy David Langlois (APC, France)
14:00 - 14:30 Summary Leszek Roszkowski (University of Sheffield, UK and National Centre for Nuclear Research, Poland)
14:30 END OF THE CONFERENCE