The workshop will take place in Colchester in the Colchester Campus of the University of Essex.

Please see below, and the schedule and abstracts for the specific details about the lecture room and the content of the talks.

Maps and travel

Attendees are asked to make their own arrangements for travel and accommodation, unless funded by the organisers. Please, see below suggestions for accommodation.

You can find directions to make your travel arrangements to Colchester.

FindYourWay is a useful resource to find your way around the maze of rooms of the University. You can also download the app for Android and Apple devices.


Registration is free but essential. Please go to the registration page to register. Deadline for registration: 21st of March.

Financial support

Thanks to our sponsors, the London Mathematical Society and the Department of Mathematical Sciences at the University of Essex, we can cover partial expenses of participants based at UK universities (travel and accommodation). Priority will be given to PhD students and early-career mathematicians. If you have such a request, please, indicate so in your registration. In any case, other participants who can find their own support are welcome to come.

Deadline for registration with funding: 7th of March.


If your accommodation is paid by the organisers, we will be in touch with details.

If you are self-funded, the following are good options for accommodation in Colchester. All are in the route of buses 62 and 62B which take you directly to Campus in about 20 minutes. You can also walk to campus in 40-60 minutes, depending on the hotel.

  1. Wivenhoe House Hotel. The university hotel on campus, which is 5 minutes from the main buildings on campus and 30 minutes by bus from the city centre.
  2. Best Western Rose and Crown Hotel in Colchester.
  3. St Nicholas Hotel
  4. Brook Red Lion
  5. North Hill Hotel
  6. Globe Hotel
  7. Riverside Hotel

Conference dinner

On the evening of the 7th we will have a workshop dinner at the Old Siege House. Please, indicate in your registration if you would like to attend.

Workshop Room

All lectures will take place at the NTC 2.01. Breaks will take place in NTC 1.02.