Beyond Amenability: Groups, Actions and Operator Algebras

May 27-30, 2006 at UCLA

Organizers: Narutaka Ozawa, Sorin Popa and Dimitri Shlyakhtenko

Main speakers include: E. Effros, A. Furman, G. Hjorth, V.F.R. Jones, M. Junge, A. Kechris, E. Kirchberg, G. Pisier, M. Rieffel, Z-J. Ruan, Y. Shalom, E. Størmer, M. Takesaki, D. Voiculescu

The aim of the conference is to bring together leading researchers in the fields of operator algebras and ergodic theory, concentrating on the recent progress made in the theory of von Neumann algebras related to groups and their actions.

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