Friday 14 May (morning): MATH, ART AND LIFE: a morning of unusual mathematical connections  
08:4510:40

Minto Bell Theatre (note room change!) 
08:4509:00

refreshments and open remarks 
09:0009:25

Angelo Mingarelli: Leonardo da Vinci 
09:2509:50

Aaron Williams: Ringing Campanologically: New methods for Old Church Bells 
09:5010:15

Maureen Pytlik: Group Theory & Musical Composition: The Structure of Xenakis' Nomos Alpha 
10:1510:40

Lerna Pehlivan: Mathematics and Card Shuffling 
10:4011:00

move to Azrieli Theatre 101 
11:0013:00  Azrieli Theatre 101 
11:0012:00

Invited Lecture by Jason Brown: A Hard Day's Math, Connections between Mathematics and Music 
12:0013:15

Transition to HP4351 and Free Pizza Lunch 
Friday 14 May (afternoon) Discrete Mathematics Days, Technical Talks Start  
13:30+  Herzberg Physics 4351 
13:3014:30  Invited Lecture by Joseph Cheriyan: Some open questions on kconnected graphs 
14:3014:55  Andrew Baker: Several Ways to Approach the Maximum Number of Runs Conjecture 
14:5515:20  Feng Xie: More Colourful Simplices 
15:2015:35:  Coffee Break 
15:3516:00:  Shonda Gosselin: Paleylike uniform hypergraphs 
16:0017:00  Invited Lecture by Penny Haxell: Edge colouring multigraphs 
17:00+  Dinner (catering at HP4351) 
Saturday May 15  
09:0017:00  Herzberg Physics 4351 
09:0010:00  Invited Lecture by Cathy Baker: Skolem sequences: from applications to existence and back 
10:0010:25  Andrea Burgess: Cycle decompositions of complete equipartite graphs with of size 3 
10:2510:50  Jason Lobb: Using Cover Starters to Create Covering Arrays 
10:5011:05  Coffee Break 
11:0511:30  Sebatian Raaphorst: A DensityBased Algorithm for Variable Strength Covering Arrays 
11:3011:55  Robert Bailey: Generalized covering designs and clique coverings 
11:5513:55  Lunch 
13:5514:55  Invited Lecture by Richard Wilson: Proportions of graphs in graphdesigns; also packings and coverings 
14:5515:20  Timothy Walsh: Enumeration of Unrooted Orientable Maps of Arbitrary Genus by Number of Edges and Vertices 
15:2015:35  Coffee Break 
15:3516:00  Masud Hasan: Equiprojective Polyhedra: Recent Advances and Future Directions 
16:0017:00  Invited Lecture by Gena Hahn: Cops and robbers on infinite graphs 