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ICE-TCS Theory Day 2019

Programme

3 May 2019, Reykjavik, Iceland

Room M2.15 (note the new room!), Reykjavik University, Menntavegur 1


The ICE-TCS Theory Day for 2019 will be the 15th event in the series. It will consist of two 45-minute presentations by Ravi Boppana (Department of Mathematics, MIT) and Exequiel Rivas (Inria Paris - Rocquencourt, France), and three ten-minute presentations by ICE-TCS researchers highlighting some of the recent research directions pursued by members of the centre.
Attendance is free and open to everyone.

Session 1: Invited talk (chair: Magnús M. Halldórsson)
13:00-13:45 Ravi Boppana (Department of Mathematics, MIT)
Tomaszewski's Problem on Randomly Signed Sums: Breaking the 3/8 Barrier
13:45-13:55 Break
Session 2: Invited talk (chair: Tarmo Uustalu)
13:55-14:40 Exequiel Rivas (Inria Paris - Rocquencourt, France)
Effects and monads: merging operators
14:40-15:00 Coffee break
Session 3: Nuggets of recent research at ICE-TCS (chair: Tigran Tonoyan)
15:00-15:10 Henning A. Úlfarsson (ICE-TCS, School of Computer Science, Reykjavik University)
Combinatorial Exploration
15:10-15:20 Elli Anastasiadi (ICE-TCS, School of Computer Science, Reykjavik University)
Fine-grained complexity: Proving that improving on fast algorithms is hard
15:20-15:30 Luca Aceto (Gran Sasso Science Institute, Italy, and ICE-TCS, School of Computer Science, Reykjavik University)
ICE-TCS in one pill
15:30-16:15 Refreshments


Please send comments and bug reports to Luca Aceto.