18th January 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
S Vandoren 
M5 branes, 4d/2d correspondence, and 5D SYM on a torus 

19th January 2012 
12:00 to 13:00 
N Drukker 
Generalized quarkantiquark potential of N=4 SYM at weak and strong coupling 

19th January 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
J Hoppe 
Fundamental Structures of M(brane) Theory 

20th January 2012 
12:00 to 13:00 
J Manschot 
BPS Invariants of Rational Surfaces 

25th January 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
B Chowdhury 
New instability of nonextremal black holes: spitting out supertubes 

26th January 2012 
12:00 to 13:00 
J Seo 
Singularity structure and massless dyons of pure N = 2, d = 4 theories with SU(r+1) and Sp(2r) gauge groups 

26th January 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
JA Harvey 
Permutation groups, Mock modular forms, K3 surfaces and Moonshine (I) 

27th January 2012 
12:00 to 13:00 
JA Harvey 
Permutation groups, Mock modular forms, K3 surfaces and Moonshine (II) 

27th January 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
JA Harvey 
Permutation groups, Mock modular forms, K3 surfaces and Moonshine (III) 

31st January 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
S Yokoyama 
ChernSimons Theories with Vector Matter 

1st February 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
D Smith 
ChernSimons and ABJM with Boundary 

2nd February 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
S Kim 
Instantons and M5branes 

2nd February 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
S Lee 
Yangian invariant scattering amplitudes in ABJM theory 

7th February 2012 
12:00 to 13:00 
S Miller 
Automorphic forms on SL(3) and higher rank groups 

7th February 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
B Julia 
From magics towards a "science" of exceptions 

8th February 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
J Gutowski 
Novel geometries from supersymmetric nearhorizon solutions 

9th February 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
P P Cook 
Onedimensional solutions of Mtheory 

15th February 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
E O Colgain 
Fermionic Tduality 

16th February 2012 
11:30 to 12:15 
JH Park 
Supersymmetric Double Field Theory: Stringy Reformulation of Supergravity 

16th February 2012 
14:00 to 14:45 
H Godazgar 
Mtheory dualities and generalised geometry 

16th February 2012 
15:00 to 15:45 
C StricklandConstable 
E_d(d)xR^+ Generalised Geometry and 11D Supergravity 

16th February 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 

Informal discussion session on generalised geometry 

17th February 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
L Bao 
Gauge theory duality from Mtheory and topological vertex 

21st February 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
M Yamazaki 
Z[3d gauge theory]=Z[3manifold] 

21st February 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
S Pasquetti 
Factorization of N=2 theories partition functions on the squashed 3sphere 

22nd February 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
P Vanhove 
Automorphic properties of string theory amplitudes in various dimensions 

23rd February 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
A Gustafsson 
Enhanced ${\cal N}=8$ Supersymmetry of threealgebra ABJM Theory 

23rd February 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
C Saemann 
Mbranes and loop spaces 

29th February 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
N Copland 
Double sigma models and double field theory 

1st March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
C Papageorgakis 
M2/M5 systems and 5d SYM 

1st March 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
C Keeler 
FluidGravity Duality at a Cutoff Surface 

2nd March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
R Szabo 
Instantons and Curve Counting 

2nd March 2012 
15:00 to 16:00 
A Tomasiello 
Generalized structures of tendimensional supersymmetric solutions 

6th March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
Y Matsuo 
A NonAbelian SelfDual Gauge Theory in 5+1 Dimensions 

6th March 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
V Balasubramanian 
Momentum space entanglement and renormalization in quantum field theory 

7th March 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
O Hohm 
A geometry of nongeometric fluxes 

8th March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
C Bachas 
AdS4/CFT3 and Quasilocalization of Gravity 

8th March 2012 
14:30 to 15:30 
M Cederwall 
Searching for Uduality supermultiplets 

13th March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
M Rozali 
Amplitudes for Fivebranes 

13th March 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
A Kleinschmidt 
Infinite discrete symmetries near singularities and modular forms 

14th March 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
B de Wit 
The 4D/5D connection, black holes and higherderivative couplings 

14th March 2012 
18:30 to 19:30 
G Davey & D Berman 
String Theory, Duality and Art 

15th March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
F Passerini 
A review of localisation, moving to localisation in 5d theories (Journal Club) 

20th March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
D Jafferis 
Supersymmetric sphere partition functions in three dimensions 

20th March 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
S Prakash 
ChernSimons Vector Models 

21st March 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
M Gutperle 
Holographic description of boundary and interface CFTs 

22nd March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
J Sparks 
Gravity duals of supersymmetric gauge theories on curved manifolds 

22nd March 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
E Bergshoeff 
New Results on Massive Gravity 

27th March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
F Riccioni 
Branes and wrapping rules 

27th March 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
A Basu 
Supersymmetry constraints on the R^4 multiplet in type IIB on T^2 

28th March 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
F Benini 
M2branes at toric CalabiYau 4fold singularities 

29th March 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
I Moss 
Uplifting the vacuum in Heterotic M theory 

29th March 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
D Lundholm 
Zeroenergy states in supermembrane matrix models 

30th March 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
CS Chu 
Nonabelian action of M5branes 

5th April 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
T Takimi 
Studies of the Nambubrancket M5brane theory 

5th April 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
E Witten 
Superstring perturbation theory revisited  a special Teleconference seminar 

10th April 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
M Henningson 
(2,0) theory on (singular) circle fibrations 

10th April 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
S Bolognesi 
N^3 and Junctions in 6D (2,0) Theories 

11th April 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
H Sambtleben 
Superconformal models in six dimensions 

12th April 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
H Singh 
Uplifting 5D SYM to 6D and M5branes 

12th April 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
M Wolf 
Contact instantons and twistor geometry 

13th April 2012 
09:30 to 10:15 
P Heslop 
The correlator of four stresstensor multiplets in N=4 SYM: Part 1. (Talk to be held in Potter Room, Pavilion B, CMS) 

13th April 2012 
10:15 to 11:00 
G Vartanov 
Vanishing superconformal indices and chiral symmetry breaking. (Talk to be held in Potter Room, Pavilion B, CMS) 

13th April 2012 
11:30 to 12:15 
E Sokatchev 
The correlator of four stresstensor multiplets in N=4 SYM: Part 2. (Talk to be held in Potter Room, Pavilion B, CMS) 

13th April 2012 
12:15 to 13:00 
J Penedones 
Conformal Regge theory. (Talk to be held in Potter Room, Pavilion B, CMS) 

13th April 2012 
14:00 to 14:45 
L Rastelli 
Bootstrapping the N=2 superconformal index. (Talk to be held in Potter Room, Pavilion B, CMS) 

13th April 2012 
14:45 to 15:30 
M Bianchi 
Higher spins, strings and holography. (Talk to be held in Potter Room, Pavilion B, CMS) 

13th April 2012 
16:00 to 16:45 
V Spiridonov 
Elliptic hypergeometric integrals and superconformal indices. (Talk to be held in Potter Room, Pavilion B, CMS) 

13th April 2012 
16:45 to 17:30 
H Osborn 
Conformal partial waves. (Talk to be held in Potter Room, Pavilion B, CMS) 

24th April 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
F Larsen 
A CFT dual of General Black Holes 

25th April 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
K Hashimoto 
The Holographic Nucleus 

25th April 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
S Sethi 
The conformal anomaly of M5 branes 

26th April 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
D Sorokin 
BLG model and M5branes 

26th April 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
C Hull 
Double Field Theory and Duality 

30th April 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
K Lee 
5d Superconformal Index with Enhanced Etype Global Symmetry 

30th April 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
J Bhattacharya 
Soliton stars as holographic confined Fermi liquids 

1st May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
D Hofman 
Solipsism in the dS static patch 

2nd May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
J FigueroaO'Farrill 
Homogeneous M2 duals 

3rd May 2012 
13:00 to 14:00 
A Strominger 
Progress in dS/CFT 

8th May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
R Gopakumar 
Triality in Minimal Model Holography 

9th May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
G Semenoff 
Engineering Holographic Graphene 

9th May 2012 
16:00 to 17:00 
M Rangamani 
The Dirichlet problem in AdS and beyond 

10th May 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
D RodriguezGomez 
5d gauge theories and AdS/CFT 

14th May 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
S Wadia 
Solving ChernSimons theory with vector matter in the large N limit 

15th May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
J Gauntlett 
Spatially modulated phases in AdS/CFT 

16th May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
S Ramgoolam 
Counting and construction of Dbrane quantum states in AdS/CFT 

17th May 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
D Correa 
Cusp anomalous dimension in N=4 super YangMills from integrability 

22nd May 2012 
11:00 to 12:00 
E Sezgin 
Superconformal field theories in 6D with nonabelian tensorYangMills couplings 

23rd May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
D Tong 
Optical Conductivity from a Holographic Lattice 

24th May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
V Hubeny 
CFT probes of bulk geometry 

24th May 2012 
14:00 to 15:00 
M Petrini 
Generalised Geometry for nonrelativistic backgrounds 

25th May 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
C Pope 
AdS and Lifshitz Black Holes in Conformal and EinsteinWeyl Gravity 

6th June 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
M Berg 
Quantum Orientifold Effective Actions 

7th June 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
R Tatar 
Yukawa Couplings in FTheory Compactifications 

12th June 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
A Hebecker 
Fluxbrane Inflation and Moduli Stabilisation 

13th June 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
C Burgess 
Good things from brane backreaction 

14th June 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
G Kane 
String theory, the Higgs boson, Dark Matter and the LHC 

20th June 2012 
11:30 to 12:30 
J Conlon 
On Transplanckian Excursions in de Sitter Space 
