Rational points / Pontos Racionais

Thematic Program on Algebraic Geometry

IMPA, Rio de Janeiro, May, 25 – 29 

Certificates 

Lecture

Participant

Poster_lecture

Accommodation

Accommodation

The Organizing Committee is reserving hotel for the invited lecturers.

Rio de Janeiro has a large number of hotels. Lately, for the main congresses, we have been using Hotel Acapulco, Everest Rio Hotel, Everest Park Hotel, Hotel Debret, Hotel Vermont, among others. To take advantage of IMPA´s special rate, please contact Ms. Michele Leite at MMX Eventos – micheleleite@mmxcongressos.com – phone: + 55 21 2210-1732 or visit their homepage at: http://www.mmxcongressos.com/?lang=en

We also indicate a very good cost/benefit hotel in Copacabana: Residencial Apart Hotel – http://www.apartt.com.br/english/index.htm
Please contact the Hotel directly.

For other type of accommodation like hostels and bed and breakfast, we suggest the following:

Bed&Breakfast (very close to IMPA and strongly recommended)
Pouso Verde
Rua Caminhoá, 14 – Jardim Botânico
Tel: + 55 21 2529-2942 , + 55 21 99971-0511
e-mail:pousoverde@globo.com http://pousoverde.org/

Hostels

Botafogo:

Jabanga Hostel
Rua Paulo Barreto, 123 – Botafogo
Tel: 55(21) 3597-0304
http://www.jabangahostel.com/

Meiai Hostel:
R. Guilhermina Guinle, 127 – Botafogo Tel: 55(21) 3495-4481
http://www.meiai.com.br/

Copacabana:

Pousada Girassol

Travessa Angrense, 25 A – Copacabana (entre Santa Clara e Raimundo Correa)
Tel: 55(21)2256-6951 / Fax: 55(21) 2286-5652
www.girassolpousada.com.br/
pousada@girassolpousada.com.br

Humaitá:

Lagoa Guest House
Rua do Humaitá, 392 – Humaitá
Tel: 55(21) 3518-9000
E-mail: contato@lagoaguesthouse.com
www.lagoaguesthouse.com/

Ipanema:

Che Lagarto Ipanema
Rua Paul Redfern 48 – Ipanema
Tel: 55(21) 2512-8076
www.chelagarto.com

Leblon:
Leblon Spot (associado à Hostelling International)
Rua Dias Ferreira, 626 – Leblon
Tel: 55(21) 2137-0090
E-mail: contact@leblonspot.com
www.leblonspot.com

Please check availability and prices directly with them

Organizing Committee

Asher Auel (Yale)
Oliver Lorsheid (IMPA)
Cecília Salgado (UFRJ)
Anthony Várilly-Alvarado (Rice)

Invited Speakers

Martin Bright (Univ. Leiden)
Failures of weak approximation in families

Cyril Demarche (Univ. Paris VI)
About local-global principles for homogeneous spaces with finite stabilizers

Ulrich Derenthal (Univ. Hanover)
Cox rings of cubic surfaces and Fano threefolds

Rachel Newton (Max Planck Institute)
Transcendental Brauer groups of products of elliptic curves

Raman Parimala (Emory Univ.)
Embedding tori in classical groups

Alexei Skorobogatov (Imperial College)
Rational points on Kummer K3 surfaces via variation of the Selmer group

Ronald van Luijk (Univ. Leiden)
Concurrent lines on del Pezzo surfaces of degree one

José Felipe Voloch (Univ. Texas)
Descent obstructions for varieties over function fields

Mini Courses

Minicurso 1: Diagonal arithmetics
Alena Pirutka (École Polytechnique)

Mini-curso 2: Rational points on rationally connected varieties over number fields
Olivier Wittenberg (École Norm. Sup.)

Poster

Automorphisms of an algebraic curve

Program

Program

Registration

Registration Fees

Category Fee
Researchers and Professors (Ph.D’s) R$ 50.00
Students (Master/Ph.D) R$ 25.00

List of Registered Participants

List

Thematic Program on Algebraic Geometry Webpage

Visas

Participants should check, as soon as possible (in view of the time it may take to obtain a visa), whether a visa is needed for Brazil. Visas are not required for Latin American and EU citizens. They are, however, required for all citizens of countries which request visas from Brazilian citizens. Please visit http://impa.br/opencms/en/eventos/informacao/informacoes_visto.htmlfor more information.

Picture of the Group

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