Celebration of the

70th birthday of

The conference will also serve as an occasion to celebrate the 70th birtday of Masamichi Takesaki.

There will be a dinner in honor of Masamichi Takesaki on

Thursday May 15, 2003

The dinner is by prior reservation only.

Kyoko and Masamichi Takesaki will also be hosting an after-dinner party at their house on Friday May 16th, 8-10pm. The participants of the conference, the faculty and the guests of the department of mathematics and their spouses are cordially inviated. Flyers with directions are available at the conference site.