Combinatorial Algebra meets Algebraic Combinatorics 2020

January 24 - 26, 2020

Dalhousie University

This workshop is the 17th in a series of weekend workshops that bring together the mathematical community sharing interests in algebraic combinatorics, commutative algebra and combinatorial algebraic geometry. Links to the previous workshops can be found here.

Invited Speakers

  • Chris Francisco (Oklahoma State University)
  • Ezra Miller (Duke University)
  • Stephanie van Willigenburg (University of British Columbia)
  • Josephine Yu (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Registration

    Please register here for the workshop. There will be a registration fee of $20 (Canadian) for the workshop which will be collected on site in cash.


    A block of rooms are held for conference participants at Lord Nelson Hotel . The Classic Guest Room rate is $129.00 + applicable taxes for single or double occupancy.

    To book your reservation please contact their Reservations Department by phone at (902) 423-5130 or toll free 1-800-565-2020. Quote the group ID 1518 or the above meeting name to receive your special rate. Reservations can also be made by emailing or directly on their website by simply using the following direct link to access the group reservation page: CAAC2020.

    Rooms will be available until Monday, December 23, 2019. The group rate is available three days pre/post the room block dates, based on Classic guest room availability. After the above release date reservations will be accepted based on availability, so please contact the hotel directly to make your reservation.

    Schedule & Locations of Talks

    The schedule is available here. The talks will start Friday afternoon and will end Sunday before 1pm.

    The Friday talks will be held in Room 319 of Chase Building (Math & Stats department) on Studley Campus.

    The Saturday talks will be in Room B311 of Building B (J052) of the Sexton Campus (civic address 1360 Barrington St., the only entrance open over the weekend is on the side next to the gym, across from the cemetery).

    The Sunday talks will be in Room B308 of Building B (J052) of the Sexton Campus.

    Call for papers


    Request for Funding



  • Susan Cooper (University of Manitoba)
  • Sara Faridi (Dalhousie University)
  • Mayada Shahada (Dalhousie University)
  • Daniele Turchetti (Dalhousie University)
  • Sponsors

  • The Atlantic Association for Research in Mathematical Sciences
  • The Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences