Upcoming conferences in algebraic geometry

Here is a list of upcoming conferences involving algebraic geometry that I'm aware of. It may included some unrelated conferences that I may attend. For more information, check on google. I intend to keep this list vaguely up to date, but I make no guarantees. Please help me keep this current. (I tend to update it roughly every month unless someone gives me information directly.) It certainly isn't complete. My definition of algebraic geometry is broad, arbitrary, and changes with time. (Kiran Kedlaya maintains a similar list in arithmetic geometry.)

I prefer in general to just have conference announcements here, but there are two things that might be of interest to the algebraic geometry community.

  • From Michele Bolognesi at Montpellier: It is with great excitement and enthusiasm the we announce that - after months of negotiations - we are now able to put in open access on the internet an important part of Montpellier Grothendieck's archives. These contain about 18000 out of 28000 pages of scanned notes, and actually almost all of the public ones. The address of the full archive is: grothendieck.umontpellier.fr.

  • A new open-access journal, that is completely free to both authors and readers (thanks to the generous support of funding bodies in France --- merci beaucoup!): the journal epiga, which is part of the "episciences" initiative. The first volume should appear by July, and I think it should reasonably quickly be a leading journal in algebraic geometry (at least as the same level as the best journals in the area), not least because of the publishing model, which may potentially transform mathematical publishing.



  • Spring 2019, Berkeley, CA: two special semesters, "Birational geometry and moduli spaces", and "Derived algebraic geometry", at MSRI.

  • January 7-11, 2019, Trento, Italy: "A journey through projective and birational geometry together with Marco Andreatta".
  • January 7-11, 2019, Jeju, South Korea: Conference in Geometry and Representations, in celebration of Bill Haboush's 75th birthday.
  • January 11-13, 2019, San Diego, CA: conference on Complex Algebraic Geometry, at UC San Diego.
  • January 14-18, 2019, Saarbrucken, Germany: workshop on "Theoretical Computer Science and Algebraic Geometry".
  • January 16 - 18, 2019, Barcelona, Spain: "FACARD, Frobenius Action in Commutative Algebra: Recent Developments", at the Institute of Mathematics of the University of Barcelona.
  • January 28 - 29, 2019, Berkeley, CA: workshop on Connections for Women: Derived Algebraic Geometry, Birational Geometry and Moduli Spaces, at MSRI.
  • January 28 - February 1, 2019, Marseille, France: Masterclass on "On Hodge Theory, K3 surfaces, Special curvature metrics on manifolds" (part of the Thematic Month on Complex Geometry), in the CIRM.
  • January 28 - March 1, 2019, Marseille, France: thematic month in Complex Geomtry, at Luminy, CIRM.
  • January 29-31, 2019, Rimini, Italy: workshop on Fano and IHS manifolds.
  • January 31 - February 8, 2019, Berkeley, CA: Introductory Workshop: Derived Algebraic Geometry and Birational Geometry and Moduli Spaces, at MSRI.

  • February 2019, Marseille, France: Thematic Month on Complex Geometry, in the CIRM.
  • February 4-8, 2019, Marseille, France: Conference on "Singular metrics in complex Kähler geometry" (part of the Thematic Month on Complex Geometry), in the CIRM.
  • February 4-8, 2019, Tokyo, Japan: Workshop on Representation Theory, Gauge Theory, and Integrable Systems, and Kavli IPMU, at the University of Tokyo.
  • February 11-15, 2019, Marseille, France: Conference on "Birational geometry and Hodge theory", (part of the Thematic Month on Complex Geometry), in the CIRM.
  • February 11-15, 2019, Frankfurt, Germany: Winter School on Enumerative Geometry and Modular Forms, at Goethe University Frankfurt.
  • February 17-22, 2019, Toblach, Italy: winter school on "Geometry, Algebra and Combinatorics of Moduli Spaces and Configurations".
  • February 18-22, 2019, Marseille, France: Conference on "Entire curves, rational curves and foliations" (part of the Thematic Month on Complex Geometry), in the CIRM.
  • February 19-22, Lille, France: conference on "Integrable systems and automorphic forms"
  • February 25 - March 1, 2019, Marseille, France: Conference on "Ball quotient surfaces and lattices" (part of the Thematic Month on Complex Geometry), in the CIRM.

  • March 15-17, 2019, Chicago, IL: the Midwest Algebraic Geometry Graduate Conference (MAGGC) at University of Illinois at Chicago.
  • March 16-17, 2019, Stony brook, NY: RTG Workshop on the Geometry and Physics of Higgs bundles IV, at the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics.
  • March 19-23, 2019, Munster, Germany: conference on "Interactions between commutative algebra, representation theory, and algebraic geometry", in memory of Ragnar-Olaf Buchweitz, at the University of Munster.
  • March 20-22, 2019, Berlin, Germany: second workshop on "Women in Homotopy Theory and Algebraic Geometry", at the Freie Universitat Berlin.
  • March 22-24, 2019, Amherst, MA: AGNES (Algebraic Geometry NorthEastern Series), at UMass Amherst.
  • March 25-29, 2019, Cambridge, UK: conference on "Categorical Symplectic Topology", at the Centre for Mathematical Sciences.
  • March 25-29, 2019, Berkeley, CA: workshop on Derived algebraic geometry and its applications, at MSRI.
  • March 30-31, 2019, Atlanta, GA: Georgia Tech tropical arithmetic and combinatorial algebraic geometry conference (Gattaca), at Georgia Tech.

  • April 1-3, 2019, Birmingham, UK: "Mirrors in the Midlands" conference, at the University of Birmingham.
  • April 1-4, 2019, Saarbrucken, Germany: workshop on "Higher Dimensional Complex Geometry".
  • April 1-5, 2019, Angers, France: workhop on Hodge ideals and mixed Hodge modules.
  • April 3-5, 2019, Bayreuth, Germany: workshop on "Young Perspectives in Algebraic Geometry II" (YPAG2), at the University of Bayreuth.
  • April 8-12, 2019, Berkeley, CA: workshop on "Hot Topics: Recent progress in Langlands Program", at MSRI.
  • April 8-12, 2019, Beijing, China: workshop on "Higher Genus Gromov-Witten invariants of Calabi-Yau threefold", at BICMR.
  • April 9-11, 2019, Mainz, Germany: conference on "Galois representations, Integral points, and Unlikely intersections", at the Gutenberg Universitat.
  • April 10-12, 2019, Rome, Italy: The Fifth Mini Symposium of the Roman Number Theory Association, at Roma Tre.
  • April 15-19, 2019, Schiermonnikoog Island, the Netherlands: conference on "Rationality of algebraic varieties".
  • April 24-26, 2019, Liverpool, UK: the British Alegebraic Geometry Meeting.
  • April 27-28, 2019, Tallahassee, Florida: third of three workshops on "the Physics and Mathematics of F-theory", at Florida Stat University.

  • May 6-10, 2019, Berkeley, CA: workshop "Recent Progress in Moduli Theory", at MSRI.
  • May 13-17, 2019, Rennes, France: summer school on "Curves and groups in families", as part of the thematic semester Lebesgue 2019 "Geometry, Arithmetic and Cryptography: Correspondences".
  • May 13-17, 2019, Montreal, Quebec: "Diophantine Approximation and Value Distribution Theory at the interface of Arithmetic and Complex Hyperbolic Geometry: A research workshop with minicourse", at UQAM.
  • May 13-17, 2019, Lille, France: conference on "Valuations and birational geometry", at the University of Lille.
  • May 13-17, 2019, Vancouver, BC: Symposium on Hodge Theory, Arithmetic and Moduli, at the University of British Columbia.
  • May 13-17, 2019, Dublin, Ireland: workshop on "Gauge Theory and Virtual Invariants", at the Hamilton Mathematics Institute.
  • May 14-16, 2019, Oslo, Norway: the annual ASGARD conference, at the University of Oslo.
  • May 20-24, 2019, Stockholm, Sweden: master class on the topic of elliptic motives, the genus-one analogue of the theory of mixed Tate motives, at the Stockholm Mathematics Centre.
  • May 27-29, 2019, Dijon, France: conference on "Affine Algebraic Geometry and Transformation Groups", in honor of Lucy Moser-Jauslin's 60th Birthday.
  • May 27-31, 2019, Budapest, Hungary: "Nemethi60: Geometry and Topology of Singularities" (in honor of Andras Nemethi's 60th birthday), at the Alfred Renyi Institute of Mathematics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  • May 29 - June 1 2019, Rome, Italy: Conference on "Calabi-Yau and Geometry", at Universita di Roma "Sapienza".

  • June 2-8, 2019, West Greenwich, RI: AMS MRC on ``Geometric representation theory and equivariant elliptic cohomology'', at URI's Whispering Pines Conference Center.
  • June 3-7, 2019, Porto, Portugal: conference on "Algebraic Analysis and Geometry with a view on Higgs bundles and D-modules".
  • June 3-7, 2019, Leuven, Belgium: Workshop on "Nash blow-up and the Semple tower".
  • June 3-7, 2019, Paris, France: 2019 IMJ-PRG summer school on "New perspectives in Gromov-Witten theory", at Jussieu.
  • June 3-7, 2019, Trento, Italy: Motives Today, at Hotel Villa Madruzzo, Cognole.
  • June 3-7, 2019, Zurich, Switzerland: fourth Japanese-European Symposium on Symplectic Varieties and Moduli spaces, at ETH.
  • June 9-14, 2019, Bonn, Germany: conference on "Arithemetic and Geometry of Algebraic Varieties".
  • June 10-14, 2019, Amherst, MA: "Ideals, Varieties, Applicaitons: Celebrating the Influence of David Cox", at Amherst College.
  • June 10-14, 2019, Vancouver, BC: PIMS Workshop on Arithmetic Topology, at PIMS.
  • June 10 - 15, 2019, Urbana-Champaign, IL: Workshop on ``Geometric representation theory and equivariant elliptic cohomology'', at UIUC.
  • June 11-14, 2019, Bonn, Germany: conference on "Arithmetic and Geometry of algebraic varieties".
  • June 16-22, 2019, RI: AMS Math Research Community on "Explicit methods in arithmetic geometry in characteristic p", at the Whispering Pines Conference Center.
  • June 17-21, 2019, Madrid, Spain: MEGA 2019 (Effective Methods in Algebraic Geometry), at Madrid, Universidad Complutense.
  • June 17-21, 2019, Bucharest, Romania: the 27th edition of "Geometrie Algebrique en Liberte" (GAeL), at Bucharest University.
  • June 17-28, 2019, Grenoble, France: summer school on "Foliations and Algebraic Geometry".
  • June 19-28, 2019, Bordeaux, France: "Iwasawa 2019", at the Institut de mathematiques de Bordeaux.
  • June 24-28, 2019, Cetraro, Italy: Workshop on Derived Categories, Moduli Spaces and Deformation Theory, at the Hotel San Michele.
  • June 24-28, 2019, Sonderborg, Denmark: VBAC2019 (Vector Bundles on Algebraic Curves 2019), on "GIT, Wall-crossings and Moduli Spaces", at Sandbjerg Estate.
  • June 24-28, 2019, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan: "PIMS-Fields Summer School on Algebraic Geometry in High-Energy Physics", at the University of Saskatchewan.
  • June 24-28, 2019, Santander, Spain: Lluis Santalo Research Summer School 2019: p-Adic Analysis, Arithmetic and Singularities.
  • June 30 - July 6, 2019, Warsaw, Poland: conference on Derived Categories and Geometry in Positive Characteristic", at the Stefan Banach International Center.

  • July 1-5, 2019, Levico Terme, Italy: workshop on "Recent developments in Commutative Algebra".
  • July 1-5, 2019, Grenoble, France: conference on "Foliations and Algebraic Geometry".
  • July 1-5, 2019, Trieste, Italy: Trieste Algebraic Geometry Summer School III - Algebraic Geometry towards applications, at the ICTP.
  • July 7-13, 2019, Rheinbollen, Germany: fifth European Talbot workshop on "Algebraic K-Theory".
  • July 8-11, 2019, Milan, Italy: conference on "Classical Algebraic Geometry in Milano", at the Department of Mathematics in Milano.
  • July 8-12, 2019, Rennes, France: summer school and conference on perfectoids.
  • July 8-12, 2019, Berlin, Germany: conference on "Periods and Motives".
  • July 8-12, 2019, Toronto, Ontario: workshop "RRAGE: Ragnar's Ramifications in Algebra and Geometry Emerging", at the Fields Institute.
  • July 9-13, 2019, Bern, Switzerland: SIAM Conference on Applied Algebraic Geometry, at the University of Bern.
  • July 15-18, 2019, Cambridge, UK: conference on "Mirror Symmetry and Cluster Algebras".
  • July 15-19, 2019, Genova, Italy: conference on "Recent advances in the arithmetic of Galois representations", at the University of Genova.
  • July 15-19, 2019, Ascona, Switzerland: summer school on the "Arithmetic of connections", at the Centro Congressi Stefano Franscini.
  • July 16-20, 2019, Montreal, Quebec: session on "Algebraic geometry from an algorithmic point of view", at the conference "ACA 2019 - Applications of Computer Algebra".
  • July 22-26, 2019, the island of Tatihou (Normandy), France: fourth meeting of "JAVA: An Arbeitsgemeinschaft a la francaise", on "Mixed Hodge modules: applications".
  • July 22-26, 2019, Dusseldorf, Germany: workshop/conference on "Del Pezzo surfaces and Fano varieties", at Heinrich-Heine-Universitat.
  • July 29 - August 2, 2019, Bonn, Germany: conference on "Geometry, Integrability and Moduli", at the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics (MPIM).
  • July 29 - August 2, 2019, Aveiro, Portugal: session on complex geometry at the 12th ISAAC congress
  • July 29 - August 2, 2019, Eugene, OR: workshop on "Foundations of tropical geometry", at the University of Oregon.
  • July 29 - August 2, 2019, Hannover, Germany: summer school on "Moduli and Stability Conditions", at Leibniz Universitat.

  • August 5-9, 2019, Ann Arbor, MI: conference on "Arithmetic and algebraic geometry", at the University of Michigan.
  • August 5-9, 2019, Sydney, Australia: workshop on "Flags, Galleries and Reflection Groups", at the University of Sydney.
  • August 19-23, 2019, Stony Brook, NY: Graduate Summer School on the Geometry and Modular Representation Theory of Algebraic Groups, at the Simons Center for Geometry and Physics.

  • September 2-6, 2019, Levico Terme, Italy: EMS Summer School "Curves and surfaces -- a history of shapes", at the Hotel Bellavista.
  • September 9-13, 2019, Liverpool, UK: workshop on "The Geometry of Derived Categories".
  • September 9-13, 2019, Freiburg, Germany: conference on "o-Minimal Structures in Algebraic Geometry", at the University of Freiburg.
  • September 9-13, 2019, Manchester, UK: conference on "Graph complexes in algebraic geometry and topology", at the University of Manchester.
  • September 16-21, 2019, Trento, Italy: school (and workshop) on "Diophantine geometry and special varieties", at Fondazione Bruno Kessler-IRST.
  • September 18-20, 2019, Padova, Italy: conference "Over and around sites in characteristic p", in honor of Bernard Le Stum.
  • September 20-22, 2019, Boston, MA: AGNES (Algebraic Geometry NorthEastern Series), at Boston College.
  • September 23–27, 2019, Warsaw, Poland: conference on "Wild Ramification and Irregular Singularities", at the Banach Center.
  • September 23-27, 2019, Essen, Germany: school on "Motives and Stacks".
  • September 30 - October 4, 2019, Luminy, France: conference on "The geometry of algebraic varieties", on the occasion of Olivier Debarre's 60th birthday, at CIRM.

  • October 18-20, 2019, Ann Arbor, MI: conference on "Facets of Algebraic Geometry", at the University of Michigan.
  • October 28-30, 2019, Rome, Italy: conference on "Algebraic transformation groups: the mathematical legacy of Domingo Luna".

  • December 2-13, 2019, Talca, Chile: Cimpa school "ELGA IV: Fourth Latin American School on Algebraic Geometry and its Applications".
  • December 16-20, 2019, Auckland, NZ: "Algebraic geometry in Auckland".



  • June 22-26, 2020, Morelia, Mexico: 8th Iberoamerican Congress on Geometry.

  • July 6-10, 2020, Salamanca, Spain: VBAC2020 (Vector Bundles on Algebraic Curves 2020), at the Universidad de Salamanca.
  • July 27-31, 2020, Providence, RI: "Women in Algebraic Geometry", at ICERM.



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