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Learning Week I: Academic skills and advanced topics in CAD
September 6 - September 10
The first Learning Week will take place in Barcelona from September 6 to 10, 2021. It will be a physical event but talks will be broadcasted online via zoom for those who cannot attend in person. Updated information on the COVID19 related measures in force in Barcelona can be found here.
The event will be co-organised with the Barcelona Graduate School of Mathematics (BGSMath) and the University of Strathclyde. It aims to help ESRs develop complementary and transferable skills in Academia. Topics to be covered include communication/presentation to diverse audiences, Fund-raising and Proposal writing, and Knowledge Transfer Basics. These sessions will often include hands-on activities.
The event will include a 2-day scientific workshop with courses on advanced topics of CAD. Confirmed speakers include Sandra Di Rocco (KTH), Denys Plakhotnik (ModuleWorks), Christian Arber (Topsolid), Michael Floater (U. Oslo), Tamás Várady (Budapest U. of Technology and Economics) and Jiri Kosinka (U. Groningen).
You can download a pdf version of the preliminary programe here.
Online registration is now closed!
The meeting will take place at the Institut de Matematiques of the University of Barcelona.
Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 585
All talks and meetings will happen at Room T1, on the top (second) floor of the Historic Building of the University of Barcelona, on the premises of the Mathematics Faculty (http://www.mat.ub.edu/).
How to Arrive
The Mathematics Faculty is located next to Plaça de la Universitat (University Square). The subway lines L1 (red) and L2 (purple) have stations at Plaça Universitat and many city buses pass through this area. See metro and bus networks (http://www.tmb.cat/en/home).
The Historic Building is at a short walking distance from Plaça de Catalunya, the city’s nerve center.
Schedule of the Learning Week (last updated 4/09/2021)
The event will be broadcasted online via zoom. It will be accessible via this link.