International Conference on
String Theory and Quantum Gravity
3 – 7 July 2017
Monte Verità Conference Center – Ascona, Switzerland

Scientific Programme


Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
08:00 – 09:30 9:15 welcome address breakfast
09:30 – 10:15 Moore pdf Gopakumar pdf Witten pdf Roiban pdf Rangamani pdf
10:15 – 11:00 Penati pdf Vasiliev pdf Zarembo pdf Hubeny pdf Armas pdf
11:00 – 11:30 coffee CSF award
11:30 – 12:15 Bobev pdf Stefański pdf Wadia pdf Klemm pdf Larsen pdf
12:30 – 14:30 lunch
14:30 – 15:15 Zaffaroni pdf Kleinschmidt pdf free afternoon
14:30Oblak pdf
14:50Loukas pdf
15:10Eberhardt pdf
16:00Codesido Sánchez pdf
16:20Hecht pdf
16:40Zakany pdf
17:00Nedelin pdf
15:15 – 16:00 Sonner pdf Bianchi pdf
16:00 – 16:30 coffee
16:30 – 17:15 Plefka pdf Lüst pdf
17:15 – 18:00 Imbimbo pdf Schmidt-May pdf
evening 19:00
conference dinner

All talks take place at the auditorium of the Monte Verità conference centre, Ascona.

Special Events

List of Talks

Jay ArmasFri 10:15 pdf Effective Theory for the Dynamics of Black Branes in Supergravity and Fluids with q-brane charge
Marco BianchiTue 15:15 pdf Exact results for supersymmetric cusps in ABJM theory
Nikolay BobevMon 11:30 pdf RG Flows Across Dimensions and Holography
Santiago Codesido SánchezThu 16:00 pdf Quantum mechanics and the holomorphic anomaly
Lorenz EberhardtThu 15:10 pdf Strings on AdS₃×S³×S³×S¹
Rajesh GopakumarTue 09:30 pdf Mellin Bootstrap – A FAQ Session
Reimar HechtThu 16:20 pdf Maximally extended su(2|2) and 3D kappa-Poincaré
Veronika HubenyThu 10:15 pdf Covariant Entanglement Constructs
Camillo ImbimboMon 17:15 pdf Supergravity, topological gravity and localization
Axel KleinschmidtTue 14:30 pdf Quantum aspects of exceptional field theory
Albrecht KlemmThu 11:30 pdf Effective Action from M-theory on twisted connected sums
Finn LarsenFri 11:30 pdf Logarithmic Corrections to Black Hole Entropy
Orestis LoukasThu 14:50 pdf Compensating strong coupling with large charge
Dieter LüstTue 16:30 pdf Non-associativity in M-theory and the magnetic monopole/R-flux paradigm
Gregory MooreMon 09:30 pdf Three Remarks On d=4 N=2 Field Theory
Anton NedelinThu 17:00 pdf q-Virasoro constraints for 3d partition functions
Blagoje OblakThu 14:30 pdf Berry Phases of Boundary Gravitons
Silvia PenatiMon 10:15 pdf Puzzles in 3D Chern-Simons-matter theories
Jan PlefkaMon 16:30 pdf Soft and collinear limits of scattering amplitudes beyond the leading order
Mukund RangamaniFri 09:30 pdf Thermal equivariance and its applications
Radu RoibanThu 09:30 pdf Perturbative Supergravity at Higher Orders
Angnis Schmidt-MayTue 17:15 pdf Perturbative structure of bimetric gravity and a cosmological application
Julian SonnerMon 15:15 pdf Black Hole Formation in 2d CFT
Bogdan StefańskiTue 11:30 pdf The protected closed string spectrum of AdS₃/CFT₂ from integrability
Mikhail VasilievTue 10:15 pdf Higher-Spin Theory in the Local Frame and Holography
Spenta WadiaWed 11:30 pdf SYK/Tensor models and 2-dim quantum gravity
Edward WittenWed 09:30 pdf Integrable Spin Systems From Four Dimensions
Alberto ZaffaroniMon 14:30 pdf Extremization principles for BPS black holes in AdS
Szabolcs ZakanyThu 16:40 pdf Exact eigenfunctions and the open topological string
Konstantin ZaremboWed 10:15 pdf Dipole CFT and Integrability