Centre for Computational and Discrete Geometry
The Banff International Research Station (BIRS) will host the "Combinatorial and Convex Geometry Fest" workshop from February 13th to February 15th, 2015. The workshop aims to explore and celebrate the numerous highly influential contributions of Professor Károly Bezdek and Professor Egon Schulte to the field of Discrete Geometry.
Professors Károly Bezdek, Egon Schulte and Asia Ivic Weiss are organizing the "Discrete Geometry and Symmetry" workshop from February 8th to February 13th, 2015 at The Banff International Research Station (BIRS). The workshop will bring together leading experts as well as young researchers working in Discrete Geometry and related areas.
Welcome to the University of Calgary's Centre for Computational & Discrete Geometry (CCDG), an academic research centre housed within the Department of Mathematics & Statistics and supported by the Canada Research Chairs Program, Canada Foundation for Innovation, Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, Faculty of Science and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
The conference will celebrate the 60th birthdays in 2015 of Prof. Károly Bezdek (University of Calgary, Canada and University of Pannonia, Hungary) and Prof. Egon Schulte (Northeastern University, USA). The theme of the conference will be geometry and symmetry, with emphasis on recent progress on aspects of discrete geometry in which Bezdek and Schulte have made remarkable contributions. For important dates, abstract submission and other details please refer to the conference webpage.