Mini conference: Yossi Zaks Memorial Meeting – Monday, June 17, 2019


list of speakers

  • Noga Alon, Princeton University and Tel Aviv University
  • Gil Kalai, Hebrew University
  • Nati Linial, Hebrew University
  • Rom Pinchasi, The Technion


    Raphael Yuster, University of Haifa
    Anna Melnikov, University of Haifa

Venue: University of Haifa, Science and Education building – room 363.

For more information please contact the secretary of the mathematics department:

Michal Ada-Protnov   phone 04-8240699


10:00-10:30  Greetings and some words about Yossi by:
            Prof. Shoshana Abramovich, Prof. Victor Harnik and family members
10:30-11:00 Breakfast
11:00-11:50 Talk #1: Noga Alon - Yossi Zaks, neighborly families of polytopes, and bipartite coverings
12:00-12:50  Talk #2: Gil Kalai - TBD
13:00-14:30 Lunch break (at IBM Haifa)
14:30-15:20 Talk #3: Nati Linial - Hypertrees
15:20-15:40 Coffee break
15:40-16:30 Talk #4: Rom Pinchasi - The book proof of a conjecture of Erdos and Purdy