Recent Advances in Operator Algebras
November 8-11, 2006
Rome, Italy

Wednesday, November 8
9:00-9:50 Yasuyuki Kawahigashi Superconformal nets of factors and their classification
10:00-10:30 Fred Goodman Algebras and tangles
11:00-11:50 Ken Dykema Free entropy dimension in amalgamated free products
12:00-12:30 Mihály Weiner Restrictions of positive energy representations of Diff+(S1)
14:30-15:20 Uffe Haagerup Invariant subspaces for operators in type II1-factors and applications
15:30-16:00 David Blecher Von Neumann algebraic Hp function theory and the Fuglede-Kadison determinant
16:30-17:20 Marius Dădărlat Fiberwise KK-equivalence of continuous fields of C*-algebras
17:30-18:00 Tomamaso Isola Bose-Einstein condensation on some amenable graphs
Thursday, November 9
9:00-9:50 Stanislaw Woronowicz Unbounded operators in operator algebras
10:00-10:30 Gerardo Morsella Short distance analysis of superselection charges
11:00-11:50 Detlev Buchholz Resolvent algebras: A fresh look at canonical commutation relations
12:00-12:30 Giuseppe Ruzzi Local charges in curved spacetimes
Friday, November 10
9:00-9:50 George Elliott The Cuntz semigroup as an invariant for C*-algebras
10:00-10:30 Cornel Pasnicu Continuous fields of Kirchberg C*-algebras
11:00-11:50 Joachim Cuntz On a C*-algebra associated with ax+b semigroup over N
12:00-12:30 Claudia Pinzari Ergodic actions of compact quantum groups arising from tensor categories
14:30-15:20 Dietmar Bisch Planar algebras and spectral measures
15:30-16:00 Claire Anantharaman-Delaroche Noncommutative ergodic theorems
16:30-17:20 Stefaan Vaes Type II1-factors without non-trivial finite index subfactors
17:30-18:00 Michael Müger New results on modular categories, with applications to conformal field theory
Saturday, November 11
9:00-9:50 Dimitri Shlyakhtenko Shannon's monotonicity problem for free entropy
10:00-10:30 Marius Junge Gredients on free groups
11:00-11:50 Mikael Rørdam Purely infinite C*-algebras of real rank zero
12:00-12:30 Martin Mathieu A maximal C*-algebra of quotients