Venice Cosmology Workshop
2018: The Island

A workshop to discuss

the future of cosmology

Participants

Guido d’Amico (CERN)
Nicola Bartolo (Università di Padova)
Nicola Bellomo (Universitat de Barcelona)
Jose Luis Bernal (Universitat de Barcelona)
Daniele Bertacca (Università di Padova)
François Bouchet
(Institut d'astrophysique de Paris)

Chris Byrnes  (University of Sussex)

Stefano Camera (Università di Torino)
Vincent Desjacques (Technion Israel Institute of Technology)
Matteo Fasiello (ICG Portsmouth)
Andrea Ferrara (Scuola Normale Superiore Pisa)

Raul Jimenez (Universitat de Barcelona)
Michele Liguori (Università di Padova)
Sabino Matarrese (Università di Padova)

Lorenzo Moncelsi (California Institute of Technology)

Lauro Moscardini (Università di Bologna)
Paolo Natoli (Università di Ferrara)
Subodh Patil (Niels Bohr Institute)
John Peacock (University of Edinburgh)
Alvise Raccanelli (Universitat de Barcelona)

Lisa Randall (Harvard University)
Marco Raveri (University of Chicago)
Fabian Schmidt (Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik Garching)
Alex Szalay (Johns Hopkins University)
Licia Verde (Universitat de Barcelona)
Francesca Vidotto (University of the Basque Country Bilbao)

Zvonimir Vlah  (CERN)

SOC:

Olivier Doré

Sabino Matarrese

Alvise Raccanelli

Licia Verde

LOC:
Nicola Bellomo

Jose Luis Bernal

Alvise Raccanelli

Giulio Scelfo

For information, contact:

cosmologyontheisland2018@gmail.com

Scientific Program

This is intended as a collaborative workshop holding two focus sessions per day, with the goal of discussing the state of the art and future most promising and interesting directions of cosmology

04

Morning

GW cosmology and PBHs

Discussion leaders:

Nicola Bartolo,

Chris Byrnes,

Alvise Raccanelli

Afternoon

Future Directions in Cosmology

Discussion leaders:

Raul Jimenez,

Sabino Matarrese

05

Morning

Intensity Mapping

Discussion leaders:

Jose Luis Bernal, Stefano Camera, Andrea Ferrara

Afternoon

06

Morning

CMB

Discussion leaders:

François Bouchet, Michele Liguori, Lorenzo Moncelsi

07

Morning

LSS Theory

Discussion leaders:

Daniele Bertacca, John Peacock,

Fabian Schmidt, Zvonimir Vlah

Afternoon

Conclusions

Afternoon

LSS Surveys

Discussion leaders:

Vincent Desjacques, Lauro Moscardini, Marco Raveri,

Alex Szalay,

Licia Verde

Theory and DM models

Discussion leaders:

Guido d’Amico, Nicola Bellomo, Matteo Fasiello, Subodh Patil, Francesca Vidotto

Networking Program

Sunday 03/06, 18:30 

Welcome aperitivo

 

@ Grancaffè Quadri

Monday 04/06, 09:00

Welcome coffee

 

 @ Caffè Florian

Tuesday 05/06, 21:00

Conference Dinner

 

@ Caffè Centrale

HOW TO GET THERE

The workshop will be held in the island of

San Servolo

also known as

Venice's "Island of the Mad"

in the campus of the

Venice International University 

How to reach the venue

from central Venice (San Marco)
The timetable for the San Marco - San Servolo boats (number 20) can be found

Here

And

from airport/ train station 

Visit Venice

If you are planning to stay some days before or after the workshop, here is a list of things to do

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