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 at the Villa Battelle in May 15-17, 2019.

 

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

Registration deadline: April 30, 2019

 

Conference organizer:

Andras Szenes, University of Geneva

 

 

 

Invited Speakers:

Norbert A’Campo, University of Basel (CH)

Augustin Banyaga, Pennsylvania State University (USA)

Martin Bridson, University of Oxford (UK)

Marius Crainic, Utrecht University (NL)

Yakov Eliashberg, Stanford University (USA)

Etienne Ghys, ENS Lyon (FR)

Vaughan Jones, Berkeley University of California (USA)

Lucy Moser-Jauslin, University of Burgundy (FR)

Cristophe Pittet, Aix-Marseille University (FR)

Takashi Tsuboi, University of Tokyo (JP)

 

Detailed programme and schedule available soon.

 

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 Villa Battelle is at 7min. 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 Villa Battelle is at 7min. walk (up the slope)

 

Arrival by car:

Adress and GPS coordinates:

Villa Battelle Route de Drize Genève

Latitude : 46.1766174
Longitude : 6.138884400000052

 

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.

 

 

Event location: 

Villa Battelle (Université de Genève)
Route de Drize, 7
1227 Carouge (GE)
Switzerland
CH