# Schedule

#### Talks are in Room MS.01, Zeeman Building

###### (Computer Room A0.02, Ground Floor of the Zeeman Building, is available for use)

#### Monday

9:00-9:50 Registration and Coffee (in The Street, Ground Floor of the Zeeman Building)

10:00-10:50 W. de Melo *Rigidity of smooth critical circle maps*

10:50-11:20 Coffee in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

11:20-12:10 M. Nicol *Dynamical Borel-Cantelli Lemmas
*12:10-14:00 Lunch in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

14:00-14:50 M. Misiurewicz

*Random interval homeomorphisms*

15:00-15:50 M. Shishikura

*Jakobson's theorem via Yoccoz puzzles and the measure of stochastic parameters*

15:50-16:20 Tea in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

16:20-17:10 A. Karlsson

*Two extensions of the Nielsen-Thurston theory of surface diffeomorphisms*

17:20-18:10 G. Keller

*Stability index for chaotically driven concave maps*

18:10-19:00 Short communications I (MS.03, MS.04, MS.05, B3.03)

19:00 Reception and dinner in The Street, Ground Floor of the Zeeman Building

#### Tuesday

9:00-9:50 D. Szasz *Mixing in a model of heat conduction*

10:00-10:50 J.F. Alves *Statistical stability of Lorenz-like attractors
*10:50-11:20 Coffee in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

11:20-12:10 L. Diaz

*Robust vanishing of all central Lyapunov exponents*

12:10-14:00 Lunch in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

14:00-14:50 M. Hochman

*Equidistribution from fractal measures*

15:00-15:50 J-P. Conze

*Examples of 'quenched' type CLT for random or stationary products of measure preserving transformations*

15:50-16:20 Tea in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

16:20-17:10 E. Verbitsky

*Factors of g-measures*

17:20-18:10 K. Schmidt

*Dynamical properties of principal algebraic group actions*

18:10-19:00 Short communications II (MS.03, MS.04, MS.05, B3.03)

19:00 Dinner in The Street, Ground Floor of the Zeeman Building

#### Wednesday

9:00-9:50 B. Kra *Existence (or not) of nilfactors*

10:00-10:50 R. Krikorian, *Reducibility of quasi-periodic cocycles: KAM, renormalization and the cheap trick
*10:50-11:20 Coffee in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

11:20-12:10 B. Weiss

*Ergodic theory beyond amenable groups*

12:10-14:00 Lunch in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

14:00-14:50 A. Nevo

*Ergodic theorems beyond amenable groups*

15:00-15:50 V. Bergelson

*New results on polynomial actions of unitary operators*

15:50-16:20 Tea in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room (and CUP book display)

16:20-17:10 H. Furstenberg

*Some Markovian themes in ergodic theory*

18:30 Coach leaves for Conference Dinner at Coombe Abbey from rear of Maths building and returns to campus at 22:00

#### Thursday

9:00-9:50 O. Jenkinson *Ergodic dominance and ergodic optimization
*10:00-10:50 M. Bjorklund

*Analyzing the size and structure of sums of infinite sets of integers via ergodic theory*

10:50-11:20 Coffee in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

11:20-12:10 G. Knieper

*Geodesic flows on the 2-torus with zero topological entropy and weak integrability*

12:10-14:00 Lunch in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

14:00-14:50 S. Marmi

*Dynamics beyond natural boundaries*

15:00-15:50 L. Flaminio

*Cohomology and equidistribution for higher dimensional nilflows on Heisenberg manifolds*

15:50-16:20 Tea in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

16:20-17:10 K. Burns

*Ergodicity of the Weil-Petersson geodesic flow*

17:20-18:10 V. Kaimanovich

*Random graphs and equivalence relations*

18:10-19:00 Short communications III (MS.03, MS.04, MS.05, B3.03)

#### Friday

9:00-9:50 P. Bálint *Anomalous diffusive phenomena in planar hyperbolic billiards*

10:00-10:50 B. Saussol *Central limit therorem for pointwise dimension and applications
*10:50-11:20 Coffee in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room

11:20-12:10 M. Urbanski

*Fine inducing and equilibrium measures for holomorphic functions*

13:00 Lunch in the Mathematics Undergraduate Work Room and Departure