Gravity and Geometry: Centenary Perspectives on General Relativity

June 6-7, 2015, Western University

Participants will present physical, philosophical, and historical reflections on Einstein’s theory of gravity and space-time geometry, its development over the past century, and its future prospects.

The conference will include speakers:

  • Kaća Bradonjić (Wellesley College)
  • Carla Cederbaum (University of Tuebingen)
  • Michael Friedman (Stanford University)
  • Marco Giovanelli (Einstein Papers Project)
  • John Norton (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Lee Smolin (Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics)

Conference schedule

For more information on the conference, email carl.hoefer@uwo.ca, or rdisalle@uwo.ca.

To register, email Rob Read.

The conference takes place from 9:30am-5:30pm on June 6, and 10:00am-1:15pm on June 7.

For further information, visit: http://logicmathphysics.ca/philosophy-physics-conference/

Posted: May 26, 2015