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Blackwell Tapia Conference 2021 November 18, 2021 - November 20, 2021

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Nov 18, 2021
Thursday
07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
  Jazz of the Spheres
Stephon Alexander (Brown University)
Nov 19, 2021
Friday
08:00 AM - 08:15 AM
  Welcome
08:15 AM - 09:05 AM
  Talk
Richard Tapia (Rice University)
09:10 AM - 10:00 AM
  Who are we Centering in this?: Examining the language of equity and inclusion in STEM education policy
Carrie Diaz Eaton (Bates College)
10:05 AM - 11:05 AM
  Networking Activity (MSRI & IPAM); Lunch (IMSI & IAS)
11:05 AM - 11:55 AM
  A minimization problem involving a polyconvex integrand; an H1- projection problem.
Wilfrid Gangbo (University of California, Los Angeles)
12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
  A tale of two polytopes: The bipermutahedron and the harmonic polytope
Federico Ardila (San Francisco State University)
12:55 PM - 02:15 PM
  Lunch (MSRI & IPAM); Networking Activity (IMSI & IAS)
02:15 PM - 03:05 PM
  On the Life and Work of David Blackwell
Jacqueline Hughes-Oliver (North Carolina State University)
03:10 PM - 04:30 PM
  Networking Activity (MSRI & IPAM); Reception & Poster Session (IMSI & IAS)
04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
  Reception (MSRI & IPAM)
Nov 20, 2021
Saturday
08:00 AM - 08:50 AM
  Frobenius algebras galore
Chelsea Walton (Rice University)
08:55 AM - 09:45 AM
  Instantons and Knot Concordance
Juanita Pinzón Caicedo (University of Notre Dame)
09:50 AM - 10:50 AM
  Networking Activity (MSRI & IPAM); Lunch (IMSI & IAS)
10:50 AM - 11:40 AM
  Modular forms on exceptional groups
Aaron Pollack (University of California, San Diego)
11:45 AM - 12:35 PM
  Talk
Omayra Ortega (Sonoma State University)
12:40 PM - 01:50 PM
  Lunch (MSRI & IPAM); Networking Activity (IMSI & IAS)
01:50 PM - 02:40 PM
  On the scientific work of Tatiana Toro
Carlos Kenig (University of Chicago)
02:45 PM - 03:35 PM
  Talk
Tatiana Toro (University of Washington)
03:40 PM - 04:40 PM
  A conversation with Carlos Kenig and Tatiana Toro
Carlos Kenig (University of Chicago), Tatiana Toro (University of Washington)
05:30 PM - 06:30 PM
  Banquet Cocktail Hour (MSRI only)
06:30 PM - 09:00 PM
  Banquet (MSRI only)