DIMEA Days 2020

DIMEA Days 2020 is a two-day event focused on discrete mathematics and theoretical computer science organized by the DIMEA laboratory at the Faculty of Informatics at Masaryk University in Brno. The event aims to be an annual intensive meeting of researchers in discrete mathematics and theoretical computer science in the region of Central Europe. The scientific program consists of talks by invited speakers primarily from the region and a poster session aimed at more junior researchers.

DIMEA Days 2020 take place on November 27 and 28, 2020; the original dates (May 29 and 30) had to be revised due to the coronavirus pandemic. The scientific program of DIMEA Days 2020 will start on Friday, November 27, in the morning and conclude on Saturday, November 28, at around noon. The talks will take place in the Crystal Hall of the Old City Hall in Brno.

Speakers (tentative list)

  • Oswin Aichholzer (TU Graz)
  • Stefan Felsner (TU Berlin)
  • Tomáš Kaiser (UWB Pilsen)
  • Marcin Kozik (UJ Kraków)
  • Joonkyung Lee (Hamburg University)
  • Edita Máčajová (Comenius University, Bratislava)
  • Bojan Mohar (SFU and University of Ljubljana)
  • Miklós Simonovits (Rényi Institute, Budapest)
  • Perla Sousi (University of Cambridge)

Registration and contact details

To attend the event, please register by sending an e-mail to Darina Boukalová boukalova@fi.muni.cz, who is the primary contact person for the event (please note that we are unable to provide invitation letters to the event for the visa application purposes). The registration deadline is September 30, 2020. The registration is free and includes all coffee breaks and the dinner on Friday, November 27.

Support for junior researchers

There is financial support available towards travel expenses of junior researchers (PhD students and postdocs) to attend the event. Those interested in receiving the support should indicate so when registering for the event. In order to obtain the support, it is necessary to contribute to the poster session; the organizers reserve the right to reject for presentation posters that are out of the scope of the event.

Funding information

ERC logo   This event has also received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No 648509). H2020 logo