Conference in honor of Prof. André Haefliger's 90th birthday

Wednesday, 15 May, 2019 to Friday, 17 May, 2019
Prof. André Haefliger

The Mathematics Department of the University of Geneva and the NCCR SwissMAP are organizing a conference in honor of Prof. André Haefliger's 90th birthday. The conference will take place in the Auditorium of the Haute Ecole de Gestion (HEG, Campus Battelle) in May 15-17, 2019.

 

If you wish to take part in the conference, please fill in the registration form.

Registration deadline: May 5, 2019

 

Conference organizer:

Andras Szenes, University of Geneva

Contact:

swissmap@unige.ch

 

Invited Speakers:

Norbert A’Campo, University of Basel (CH)

Martin Bridson, University of Oxford (UK)

Marius Crainic, Utrecht University (NL)

Yakov Eliashberg, Stanford University (USA)

Etienne Ghys, ENS (Lyon) and Paris (FR) 

Vaughan Jones, Vanderbilt University (USA)

Lucy Moser-Jauslin, University of Burgundy (FR)

Christophe Pittet, Aix-Marseille University (FR)

Takashi Tsuboi, University of Tokyo (JP)

 

See detailed programme and schedule in the below Related Documents section.

 

Travel information:

Arrival by plane:

- Take the train from the airport station to Geneva main train station "Gare Cornavin" (duration: 7 min - schedule available here)

- Take the tram n°18 (direction: "Bachet-de-Pesay") and get off at the tram stop "Carouge-Rondeau"

- The Auditorium of the Ecole de Gestion (Building B) is at 8min. walk (up the slope)

 

Arrival by train (from Geneva main train station "Gare Cornavin"):

- Take the tram n°18 (direction: "Bachet-de-Pesay") and get off at the tram stop "Carouge-Rondeau"

- The Auditorium of the Ecole de Gestion (Building B) is at 8min. walk (up the slope)

 

Arrival by car:

Adress and GPS coordinates:

Auditorium (Aula) of the Ecole de Gestion (Campus Battelle)

Rue de la Tambourine, 17

1227 Carouge (GE)

Latitude : 46.175920
Longitude : 6.139078

 

Geneva Public Transportation (company "TPG"):

Free Transport Pass

When you stay in a hotel, a youth hostel or a campsite in the canton, you will receive a "Geneva Transport Card" free of charge. This includes buses, trams, trains, and yellow taxi-boats (called "Mouettes").

With this card, public transport in Geneva (TPG) is free for the full duration of your stay. Just ask for it upon arrival on the reception.

 

 

Accomodation Options in Geneva (in the near area of the conference venue):

- Hotel IBIS Styles Carouge (nearest hotel from the conference venue)

- Auberge Communale de Carouge

- Ramada Encore Geneva

- Starling Residence Geneva

- Hotel Le Prince

- AirBnB platform

 

Event location: 

Aula de la Haute Ecole de Gestion (HEG - Campus Battelle)
Rue de la Tambourine, 17
1227 Carouge (GE)
Switzerland
CH

Related documents: