# Schedule

Tuesday, July 7th

14:00 An address of the president of the LMS to the participants

14:15 Robert Guralnick "Applications of the Classification of Finite Simple Groups"

15:15 Coffee Break in the Mathematics Institute Common Room

15:45 Colva Roney-Dougal "Generation of Finite Groups"

17:00 Poster Presentations

Wednesday, July 8th

09:30 M. Aschbacher "Walter's theorem for fusion systems"

10:30 Coffee Break in the Mathematics Institute Common Room

11:00 A. Chermak TBA

14:00 J. Lynd "Control of fixed points and unique existence of centric linking systems"

15:00 Tea Break in the Mathematics Institute Common Room

15:40 E. Henke "Linking localities and fusion systems of characteristic p-type"

Thursday, July 9th

09:30 R. Griess "Integral forms in Vertex Operator Algebras, Finite Groups and Moonshine"

10:30 Coffee Break in the Mathematics Institute Common Room

11:00 J.G. Thompson "Reminiscences"

11:40 G. Stroth "LyONS"

14:00 J. Shareshian "Chromatic quasisymmetric functions and representations of symmetric groups on cohomology of regular semisimple Hessenberg varieties"

15:00 Tea Break in the Mathematics Institute Common Room

15:45 R. Solomon "Richard Lyons"

Friday, July 10th

09:30 P. Neumann "Simplicity"

10:30 Coffee Break in the Mathematics Institute Common Room

11:00 C. Parker "Groups of local characteristic p containing which are almost of Lie type"

13:15 M. Liebeck "Character values, growth and random walks for groups of Lie type"

14:15 G. Seitz "Multiplicity-Free Restrictions"