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) (tentative)
  • Call for papers

    If you would like to give a talk at this conference, please send titles and abstracts to Sara Faridi ( by November 15, 2019.

    Request for Funding

    We have some funds available to assist travel to and housing at the conference. Funding applications should be sent to Sara Faridi ( by November 15, 2019.

    Students and postdocs should ask their supervisors to send a short letter of support to the above address.


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

    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.


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