


August 27, 2016  

Monday May 21, 2012  
9:0010:00  Dimitri Shlyakhtenko, UCLA Free Monotone Transport 
10:0010:30  Paul Skoufranis, UCLA On a Notion of Exactness for Reduced Free Products of C*Algebras 
10:3011:00  Break 
11:0011:30  Matthew Kennedy, Carleton Essential normality of certain commuting families of operators 
11:3012:00  Heydar Radjavi, Waterloo The Wielandt Positivity Theorem Revisited 
12:0012:30  Nico Spronk, Waterloo poperator spaces and harmonic analysis 
12:302:30  Lunch 
2:303:30  DanVirgil Voiculescu, Berkeley Is there a mod HilbertSchmidt BDFtype theorem for operators with traceclass selfcommutator? 
3:304:00  Jonathan Novak, MIT Monotone Hurwitz numbers and the HCIZ integral 
4:004:30  Break 
4:305:00  Hannes Thiel, Copenhagen Inductive Limits of Semiprojective C*algebras 
5:005:30  Adam Sørensen, Copenhagen Equivariant Semiprojectivity 
5:306:00  Miroslav Englis, Academy of Sciences, Prague Dixmier trace on the Fock space 
Tuesday May 22, 2012  
9:0010:00  Masoud Khalkhali, UWO (joint
work with Farzad Fathizadeh) Spectral Zeta Functions and Scalar Curvature for Noncommutative Tori 
10:0010:30  Farzad Fathizadeh, I.H.E.S. Conformal geometry of noncommutative 4tori and scalar curvature 
10:3011:00  Break 
11:0011:30  Moritz Weber, Saarbr¨ucken On C*Algebras Generated by Isometries with Twisted Commutation Relations 
11:3012:00  Samuel Webster, Wollongong From kcoloured graphs to kgraphs 
12:0012:30  Michael Brannan, Queen’s Operator algebraic aspects of tracepreserving quantum automorphism groups 
12:302:30  Lunch 
2:303:30  Kenneth R. Davidson, Waterloo Dilation theory, commutant lifting and semicrossed products Documenta Mathematica 16 (2011), 781–868. 
3:304:00  Chris Ramsey, Waterloo Operator algebras for analytic varieties 
4:004:30  Break 
4:305:00  Adam Fuller, Waterloo Semicrossed Products by Abelian Semigroups 
5:005:30  Charles Starling, Ottawa A leisurely walk from inverse semigroups to C*algebras 
5:306:00  Tobias Mai, Saarbr¨ucken Operatorvalued and multivariate free BerryEsseen theorems 
Wedneday May 23, 2012 

9:0010:00  Thierry Giordano, Ottawa Generalizations of Voiculescu’s noncommutative Weylvon Neumann theorem and some applications 
10:0010:30  Martin Argerami, Regina Operator Systems of Small Dimension 
10:3011:00  Break + Group Photo 
11:0012:00  Michale Anshelevich, Texas A & M Limit theorems and the Chernoff product formula 
12:0012:30  John Williams, Texas A &
M The BercoviciPata bijection for monotone convolution and a partial converse to Chernoff’s product formula 
12:301:00  Magdalena Georgescu, Victoria Spectral Flow in Semifinite von Neumann Algebras 
1:002:30  Lunch 
2:303:30  Free Afternoon 
3:304:00  
4:004:30  
4:305:00  
5:005:30  
5:306:00  
7:0010:00  Banquet 
Thursday May 24, 2012  
9:0010:00  Marius Junge, Illinois (UrbanaChampaign) A general class of noncommutative Brownian motions 
10:0010:30  ManDuen Choi, Toronto Harmonic Analysis of 2 × 2 Matrices 
10:3011:00  Break 
11:0011:30  Remus Floricel, Regina Pure cocycle perturbations of E0semigroups 
11:3012:00  Alexey Popov, Waterloo On almost invariant subspaces of operators 
12:12:30  Laurent W. Marcoux, Waterloo Almost invariant subspaces 
12:302:30  Lunch 
2:303:30  Marcelo Laca, Victoria On the C*algebra of the affine semigroup of the ring of algebraic integers 
3:304:00  Emily Redelmeier, ParisSud Real SecondOrder Freeness 
4:004:30  Break 
4:305:00  Evgenios Kakariadis, Waterloo Conjugate Dynamical Systems of C*algebras 
5:005:30  Martino Lupini, York Classification of automorphisms of C*algebras 
5:306:00  Franciszek Szafraniec, Uniwersytet Jagiello´ski,
Krak´ow “Subnormality and cyclicity” in the negative 
Friday May 25, 2012  
9:0010:00  Serban Belinschi, Saskatoon Some unitarily invariant matrix models: on the large N behaviour of eigenvalues and eigenspaces 
10:0010:30  Ali Moatadelro, Western A RiemannRoch theorem for the noncommutative two torus 
10:3011:00  Break 
11:0011:30  Adam Sierakowski, Ottawa Ktheory of certain purely infinite crossed products 
11:3012:00  Aaron Tikuisis, M¨unster Zstability and nuclear dimension 
12:001:00  George Elliott, Toronto Remarks on the classification of C*algebras 
1:00  Conference Ends 
Full Name  University Name 
Al Nuwairan, Muneerah  University of Ottawa 
Anshelevich, Michael  Texas A&M University 
Argerami, Martin  University of Regina 
Barmherzig, David  University of Toronto 
Belinschi, Serban  Universität des Saarlandes 
Brannan, Michael  Queen's University 
Choi, ManDuen  University of Toronto 
Davidson, Kenneth  University of Waterloo 
de Silva, Nadish  Oxford University 
Dickson, Liam  University of Glasgow 
Elliott, George  University of Toronto 
Englis, Miroslav  Academy of Sciences 
Fathi, Ali  Western University 
Fathizadeh, Farzad  I.H.E.S. 
Floricel, Remus  University of Regina 
Fuller, Adam  University of Waterloo 
Georgescu, Magdalena  University of Victoria 
Ghorbanpour, Asghar  Western University 
Giordano, Thierry  University of Ottawa 
Gu, Yinzheng  Queen's University 
Høynes, SiriMalen  NTNU 
Ivanescu, Cristian  MacEwan University 
Kakariadis, Evgenios  University of Waterloo 
Kennedy, Matthew  Carleton University 
Khalkhali, Masoud  University of Western Ontario 
Li, Zhiqiang  Fields Institute 
Lutley, James  University of Toronto 
Mai, Tobias  Universitaet des Saarlandes 
Marcoux, Laurent  University of Waterloo 
Mingo, James A.  Queen's University 
Moatadelro, Ali  University of Western Ontario 
Naymie, Cassandra  University of Waterloo 
Novak, Jonathan  Massachusetts Institute of Technology 
Öztop, Serap  University of Waterloo 
Patnaik, Sasmita  University of Cincinnati 
Popov, Alexey  University of Waterloo 
Radjavi, Heydar  University of Waterloo 
Rainone, Timothy  Texas A&M University 
Ramsey, Chris  University of Waterloo 
Redelmeier, Emily  Université ParisSud XI 
Sierakowski, Adam  University of Ottawa 
Skoufranis, Paul  University of California, Los Angeles 
Sørensen, Adam  University of Copenhagen 
Speicher, Roland  Saarland University 
Spronk, Nicolaas  University of Waterloo 
Starling, Charles  University of Ottawa 
Szafraniec, Franciszek Hugon  Uniwersytet Jagiello?ski 
Thiel, Hannes  University of Copenhagen 
Tikuisis, Aaron  Universität Münster 
Wang, JiunChau  University of Saskatchewan 
Weber, Moritz  Saarland University 
Webster, Samuel  University of Wollongong 
Wiersma, Matthew  University of Waterloo 
Williams, John  Texas A&M University 
Wilson, Mitsuru  University of Western Ontario 