First Vancouver Meeting on Probability
August 19-28, 1997

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Organizers: Martin Barlow and Edwin Perkins

Financial Support: The Fields Institute and the CRM

The format of this summer school will be similar to the Durham symposia. The school will be centred around six short courses, each of four lectures. The six main speakers are:

The remainder of the time will be occupied by informal discussions and talks by participants.

(Note: There will be a year of activity in probability at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI, Berkeley, California) in the academic year 1997-1998.)

Tuesday, 19 August 1997

20-22 August 1997

Saturday and Sunday, 23-24 August 1997

Monday, 25 August 1997

26-28 August 1997

Other Sessions

A limited number of contributed lectures and/or special sessions will be organized in the late afternoon. Please send abstracts, before April 30, to: