III Flag Meeting: The Quantum and Gravity, Catania, Italy

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Date:  2019-06-13  -  2019-06-14

Location:  Catania, Italy

We are pleased to announce that the the third meeting organised by the I.N.F.N. research network FLAG (FieLds And Gravity) will be held in the Museo Diocesano in Catania (Italy), on the 13-14 of June, 2019.

The Flag Research Network is devoted to the study of the theoretical aspects of the gravitational interactions with application to cosmology and black holes.

Aim of the event is therefore to bring together researchers in the fields of our network, present new ideas and stimulate discussion of topics at the frontier of physics. The programme will focus on black holes the the first day of the conference, followed by a second day devoted to cosmology.

Registration is now open on the conference web site https://agenda.infn.it/event/18114/

The preliminary list of invited speakers include:

Vincenzo Branchina, Universita’ di Catania and INFN, Italy
Xavier Calmet, Sussex University, United Kingdom
Bernard Carr, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom
Marco Celoria, GSSI and ICTP, Italy
Mariafelicia De Laurentis, Universita’ di Napoli and INFN, Italy
Giorgi Dvali, Ludwig-Maximillian University and Max Planck Institute, Germany and New York University, USA
Giovanni Marozzi, Universita’ di Pisa and INFN, Italy
Alexei Starobinsky, Landau Institute, Russia

There is no registration fee but the number of registrants is limited to about 60 people. Social dinner is offered.

The meeting will happen after the conference “Gravity and other fields under the volcano” (https://agenda.infn.it/event/18116/)

For further information, please contact any member of the Local Organising Committee:

Alfio Bonanno
Alessandro Tronconi
Roberto Casadio
Gian Paolo Vacca