The last schedule update, May 19, 2000:Suggestions, corrections, or comments about this website?Saturday May 20, 2000Locations: SEQ 201, located in front of the Varian Building on Serra Mall, across from the Biology Buildings. Facing the Quad from the Oval, it is towards the right (West direction). It is a new silvery building and quite large, so it will not be hard to find. For a map, consult: http://www-facilities.stanford.edu/maps/download/ Podium/Directory Map (pdf version works well.)
9:00-9:30am Opening Remarks: Mac Beasley, Steve Chu
9:30-10:10am Juan Maldacena - "Spacetime Non-commutativity
and String Theory"
10:10-10:50am David Gross - TBA
11:20-12:00noon Tom Banks - "Cosmology and Quantum Mechanics"
12:00-12:40pm Ashoke Sen - TBA
2:30-3:10pm Lenny Susskind - TBA
3:10-3:50pm Andy Strominger - "Noncommutative Solitons"
4:20-5:00pm Savas Dimopoulos - "Physics Inside Large
5:00pm Session ends
Sunday May 21, 2000
9:30-10:10am Jeff Harvey - "D-branes and Strings as Non-
10:10-10:50am Joe Polchinski - "Holography in Flat Spacetime"
11:20-12:00noon Igor Klebanov - "Supergravity Dual of
Logarithmic RG Flow"
12:00-12:40pm John Schwarz - "String Theory: The Early Years"
2:30-3:10pm Edward Witten - TBA
3:10-3:50pm Gerard 't Hooft - "Quantum Mechanics or
Determinism at the Planck Scale"
3:50-4:10 pm Closing Remarks - Willy Fischler
4:15 pm Conference ends with refreshments
You may park in any official A or C parking lot at no charge on Saturday and Sunday.
Breakfast, Breaks and Lunch will be held in the courtyard in front of the SEQ building. The Registration table will be there as well.