# Conferences

## 2025

- IWOTA 2025

University of Twente, Enschede, Netherlands

14 - 18 July 2025 - MFO Workshop on C*-Algebras

Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach

3 August 2025 - 8 August 2025

## 2024

- XX Brunel-Bieleld Workshop on Random Matrices

Brunel University London, UK

13 – 14 December 2024 - Stochastics Meeting Lunteren 2024 (meeting of the Dutch probability and statistics community)

Lunteren, Netherlands

11 - 13 November 2024 - Beg Rohu Summer School 2024

Quiberon, Brittany, France

3rd to 15th of June - 42nd Finnish Summer School on Probability and Statistics

Lammi, Finland

27- 31 May 2024 - MFO-Workshop on "Non-commutative Function Theory and Free Probability"

Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach

28 Apr - 3 May 2024 - Quantum Information Theory and Free Probability

New York University Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, UAE

January 8-12, 2024

## 2023

- Noncommutative analysis on groups and quantum groups

Besancon, France

18-21 December 2023 Third Annual Meeting of the second period of SFB-TRR 195

Saarbrücken

September 25-28, 2023Non-commutative Geometry meets Topological Recursion

ESI Wien

April 24 - 28, 2023Retreat 2023 of the SFB-TRR 195

Ebernburg in Bad Münster am Stein

28th February to 3rd March 2023

## 2022

- SFB TRR 195, Annual meeting 2022

Blaubeuren, Germany

September 19 - 22, 2022 - Follow-up Workshop to TP "Von Neumann Algebras"

Bonn, Germany

August 29 - September 2, 2022 - C*-Algebras

Oberwolfach, Germany

August 7 - 13, 2022 - 19th WORKSHOP: Noncommutative probability, noncommutative harmonic analysis and related topics

Będlewo, Poland

July 31 - August 06, 2022 - Mathematisches Kolloquium

Erlangen, Germany

June 15, 2022

## 2021

Noncommutative algebra, probability and analysis in action

Greifswald, Germany

September 20 - 25, 2021Fifth annual conference of the SFB-TRR 195 Symbolic Tools

Aachen, Germany

September 13 - 16, 2021Noncommutative geometry meets topological recursion

Münster, Germany

August 16 - 20, 2021

## 2020

- Free Probability - on the occasion of Roland Speicher's 60th birthday

Saarbrücken, Germany

June 8 - 12, 2020 - Real Algebraic Geometry with a View Toward Hyperbolic Programming and Free Probability

MFO, Oberwolfach,

March 1 – 7, 2020

## 2019

- IWOTA 2019: International Workshop on Operator Theory and its Applications

Instituto Superior Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal

July 22 - 26, 2019 - Focus Program on Applications of Noncommutative Functions

Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada

June 10 - July 5, 2019 - New Developments in Free Probability and Applications

Centre de Recherches Mathématiques, Montreal, Canada

March 1 - 31, 2019

## Earlier

- Free Probability Theory

Oberwolfach, Germany

December 2 - 8, 2018 - Workshop: Brown measures and non-normal random matrices

Toulouse, France

November 7 - 9, 2018 - Cohomology of quantum groups and quantum automorphism group of finite graphs

Saarbrücken, Germany

October 8 - 12, 2018 - Second annual meeting of the DFG collaborative research center SFB-TRR 195

Tübingen, Germany

September 24 - 28, 2018 - Conference: Markovianity and Symmetry

University College Cork, Ireland

September 10, 2018 - TRR-195 Summer School Topological Recursion

Tübingen, Germany

August 27 - 31, 2018 - Sums and Products of Random Matrices

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research (ZiF), Bielefeld, Germany

August 27 - 31, 2018 - International Workshop on Operator Theory and Applications

East China Normal University, China

July 23 - 27, 2018 - Noncommutative Probability, Operator Algebras, Random Metrices and Related Topics, with Applications

Bedlewo, Poland

July 15 - 21, 2018 - Quantum homogeneous spaces

International Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Edinburgh, UK

June 11 - 15, 2018 - NCGOA 2018: C*-algebras and Dynamics

Münster, Germany

May 14 - 19, 2018 - Workshop III: Random Matrices and Free Probability Theory

UCLA, USA

May 14 - 18, 2018 - Oberwolfach Workshop 1819 Interactions between operator space theory

and quantum probability with applications to quantum information

Oberwolfach, Germany

May 6 - 12, 2018 - 50th Anniversary meeting of the North British Functional Analysis Seminar

Edinburgh, UK

April 12 - 14, 2018 - Lancaster Analysis Days 2018

Lancaster, UK

April 10 - 11, 2018 - GDMV 2018 - Section Functional Analysis

Annual Meeting of the German Mathematical Society (DMV)

Paderborn, Germany

March 5 - 9, 2018 - Workshop tensor categories, Hopf algebras and quantum groups

supported by the SFB-TRR 195

Marburg, Germany

January 22 - 26, 2018

- Reflection Positivity

Oberwolfach, Germany

November 26 - December 2, 2017 - Introduction to computer algebra systems

Mini-workshop

Saarbrücken, Germany

November 28 - 30, 2017 - Distributional Symmetries and Independences

Bordeaux, France

November 16 - 17, 2017 - Seminario Interinstitucional de Matrices Aleatorias: Probabilidad Libre

Guanajuato, Mexico

November 6 - 10, 2017 - Probabilitistic Techniques and Quantum Information Theory

Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris

October 23 - 27, 2017 - First annual meeting of the DFG collaborative research center SFB-TRR 195

RWTH Aachen, Germany

September 25 - 28, 2017 - Summer school on Mathematical aspects of quantum information

Institut des Etudes Scientiques de Cargese, Corsica, France

September 4 - September 8, 2017 - Homotopy Probability Theory

Saarbrücken, Germany

September 4 - September 8, 2017 - Algebraic and Combinatorial Methods in Stochastic Calculus

18 th ''Luis Santaló'' Research Summer School , Santander, Spain

July 17 - July 21, 2017 - The 27th Annual PCMI Summer Session

Park City Mathematics Institute, Pack City, USA

June 25 - July 15, 2017 - École de recherche CIMPA "Aspects algébriques, combinatoires et analytiques des probabilités libres"

Université Hassan 1er, Settat, Morocco

April 16 - April 28, 2017 - Conference: ProbabLY ON Random Matrices

ENS Lyon, Lyon, France

April 3 - April 7, 2017 - GdT Matrices et graphes aléatoires

Institut Henri Poincaré, Paris, France

March 3, 2017

- Analytic versus Combinatorial in Free Probability

BIRS workshop

Banff, Canada

December 4 - December 9, 2016 - Complex analysis and noncommutative functions

Workshop as part of the CIMI thematic Semester Analysis (September - November 2016)

Toulouse, France

October 3 - October 7, 2016 - Random Product Matrices: New Developments & Applications

ZiF - Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Bielefeld University, Germany

August 22 - August 26, 2016 - Abel Symposium 2016

Computations and Combinatorics in Dynamics, Stochastics and Control

Barony Rosendal, Norway

August 16 - August 19, 2016 - Non-Commutative Probability: Lévy processes and operator algebras, with applications

17th Workshop at Bedlewo, Poland

July 24 - July 30, 2016 - Computer Algebra and Applications

Mini-symposium of the 7th European Congress of Mathematics (July 18 - 22, 2016, Berlin, Germany)

July 20, 2016 - Compact Quantum Groups

Satellite event of the 7th European Congress of Mathematics (July 18 - 22, 2016, Berlin, Germany)

Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald, Germany

11 - 15 July, 2016 - Symposium: The mathematical legacy of Uffe Haagerup

University of Copenhagen, Denmark

June 24 - 26, 2016 - The Fourteenth Annual Spring Institute on Noncommutative Geometry and Operator Algebras

University of Bonn, Germany

May 17 - 25, 2016 - Quantum groups: geometry, representations, and beyond

Oslo, Norway

May 9 - 13, 2016 - Notions of freeness

Mini-workshop on generalized notions of distributions

and of freeness arising from random matrices

Saarbrücken, Germany

April 11 - April 15, 2016 - Geometric Models in Probability

Spring School

TU Darmstadt, Germany

April 4 - 8, 2016 - Micro workshop on
*SU_q(3)*

Saarbrücken

Jan 18 - 22, 2016

*C**-Algebras, Random Matrices, Free Probability, and Beyond

Conference in honour of James A. Mingo on the occasion of his 60th birthday

Kingston, Canada

October 16 - 17, 2015- New interactions of combinatorics and probability (see also here)

Summer school/research school

part of Centre International de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées (CIMPA)

ICMC, Sao Paulo, Brazil

August 25 - September 4, 2015 - George Boole Mathematical Sciences Conference

Theme 8: Quantum Probabilistic Symmetries & Quantized Boolean Algebras

Cork, Ireland

August 17 - 28, 2015 - Quantum Groups and Quantum Information Theory

Workshop funded by the Fields Institute, the London Mathematical Society, the ERC Advanced

Grant held by Roland Speicher, and the ERC Starting grant held by Matthias Christandl

Herstmonceux, UK

July 13 - 17, 2015 - Topological Quantum Groups

Graduate school

Bedlewo, Poland

June 28 - July 11, 2015 - COSy 2015

43rd Canadian Annual Symposium on Operator Algebras and Their Applications

Waterloo, Canada

June 15 - June 19, 2015 - Oberwolfach Workshop on Free Probability Theory

MFO Oberwolfach, Germany

June 7 - June 13, 2015 - SIMA

Seminar on Free Probability and random matrices

CIMAT, Guanajuato, Mexico

April 8 - April 11, 2015 - Free (Stochastic) Analysis

Mini-workshop on Operator Valued Free Probability, Non-Commutative Functions

and the Functions in Several Non-Commuting Random Variables

Saarbrücken, Germany

March 23 - March 27, 2015 - Stochastic systems simulation and control

ICMS, Edinburgh, UK

March 9 - 13, 2015 - Algebraic and Analytic Aspects of Quantum Levy Processes

(see also here)

Alfried Krupp Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald, Germany

March 9 - 13, 2015

- Conference on Operator Spaces and Quantum Probability

Besancon, France

December 15 - 19, 2014 - Christmas School on Operator Spaces, Noncommutative Probability and Quantum Groups

Metabief, France

December 1 - 12, 2014 - Mathematical Foundations of Future Wireless Networks

Torino, Italy

November 19 - 21, 2014 - Applications of Random Matrix Theory and Statistical Physics in Communications and Networks

Institut Henri Poincare, Paris, France

November 17 - 18, 2014 - Free Probability and Random Matrices

Bielefeld, Germany

September 22 - 25, 2014 - International Conference on Quantum Probability and Related Topics

Chungbuk, Korea

August 22 - August 26, 2014 - ICM 2014

International Congress of Mathematicians

Seoul, South Korea

with an invited talk by Roland Speicher in the section*Analysis and its Applications*

August 13 - 21, 2014 - ICM Satellite Conference on Operator Algebras and Applications

Cheongpung, Korea

August 8 - 12, 2014 - Workshop in Analysis and Probability - Concentration week Free Probability

Texas A&M, USA

July 21 - 25, 2014 - IWOTA 2014

International Workshop on Operator Theory and its Applications

yearly conference, this time held in Amsterdam, Netherlands

with a special session on free probability and operator theory

July 14 - 18, 2014 - Non-commutative harmonic analysis

16th Workshop at Bedlewo, Poland

July 6 - 12, 2014 - Random Matrix Theory: Foundations and Applications

Krakow, Poland

July 1 - 6, 2014 - BIREP - Representations of finite dimensional algebras at Bielefeld

Workshop on Non-crossing partitions in representation theory

Bielefeld, Germany

June 12 - 14, 2014 - Quantum Symmetries in Free Probability

Mini-workshop on easy quantum groups and other symmetries in free probability

Saarbrücken, Germany

organized by Roland Speicher (Saarbrücken) and Moritz Weber (Saarbrücken)

March 31 - April 4, 2014 - Free probability and the large N limit

Fourth edition

UC Berkeley, USA

March 25 - March 29, 2014 - PL
^{2}US Workshop

Meeting of the probability groups of four universities:

Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, University of Luxembourg,

Universite de Lorraine, Universität des Saarlandes

fourth edition held in Nancy, France

January 30 - 31, 2014

- Recent Trends in Algebraic and Geometric Combinatorics

Instituto de Ciencias Mathematicas

Madrid, Spain

November 27 - 29, 2013 - Masterclass on Free Probability and Operator Algebras

Münster, Germany

September 2 - 6, 2013 - Randomness in Physics and Mathematics: From Quantum Chaos to Free Probability

Summer school at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research (ZiF)

Bielefeld University, Germany

August 5 - 17, 2013 - Focus Program on Noncommutative Distributions in Free Probability Theory

Focus program by the Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada

July 2013

FieldsLive Video Archive: First Workshop, Inter-Program Workshop, Second Workshop - German-Polish joint conference on probability and mathematical statistics

Torun, Poland

June 6 - 9, 2013 - Mathematical Physics of Disordered Systems

Fernuniversität Hagen, Germany

May 13 - 17, 2013 - Danish Mathematical Society's 140 years anniversary

EMS/DMF Joint Weekend

with a parallel session on Stochastics and Free probability

Aarhus, Denmark

April 5 - 7, 2013 - North British Functional Analysis Seminar

Sheffield, UK

March 22 - 23, 2013 - PL\B2US Workshop

Meeting of the probability groups of four universities:

Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, University of Luxembourg,

Universite de Lorraine, Universität des Saarlandes

third edition held in Saarbrücken

Febr 21 - 22, 2013

- CMS Winter Meeting

Winter Meeting of the Canadian Mathematical Society

Centre de Recherches Mathematiques (CRM), Montreal, Canada

December 7 - 10, 2012 - Arbre de Noel

Annual Christmas Conference of the Non-Commutative Geometry GDR

Universite de Lorraine, Metz, France

December 6 - 8, 2012 - Oberwolfach Workshop 1244

C*-Algebras, Dynamics, and Classification

Oberwolfach, Germany

October 28 - November 3, 2012 - 4th International Workshop on Quantum Probability and its Applications

Conference at Campobasso, Italy, in honour of W. von Waldenfels' 80th birthday

October 11 - 14, 2012 - QP 33 Probabilites Quantiques: Theorie et Applications

Centre International de Rencontres Mathematiques, Luminy, France

October 1 - 5, 2012 - CEMPI Inaugral Conference

Centre Europeen pour les Mathematiques, la Physique et leurs Interactions

Lille, France

September 24 - 29, 2012 - Non-commutative harmonic analysis

15th Workshop at Bedlewo, Poland

September 25 - October 1, 2012 - Minisymposium on Free Probability and Random Matrices

(part of the DMV Annual Meeting 2012)

Annual Meeting of the German Mathematical Society

Saarbrücken, Germany

September 17 - 20, 2012 - XVIII Incontro Italiano di Combinatoria Algebrica

Conference on combinatorial methods in stochastic calculus, in Matera, Italy

September 10 - 12, 2012 - Quantum Probabilistic Symmetries

2012 LMS Midlands Regional Meeting & Workshop

Aberystwyth, UK

September 3 - 7, 2012 - Canadian Operator Symposium 2012

Conference at Queen's University, Kingston, Canada

May 21 - 25, 2012 - PL\B2US Workshop

Meeting of the probability groups of four universities:

Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, University of Luxembourg,

University Nancy 1, Universität des Saarlandes

second edition held in Luxemburg

March 1 - 2, 2012

- Random matrices and iterated random functions

Workshop at the WWU M\FCnster, Germany

Oct 4 - 7, 2011 - Non-commutative harmonic analysis

14th Workshop at Bedlewo, Poland

Sept 25 - Oct 1, 2011 - Limit theorems in Probability, Statistics and Number Theory

Conference in honour of Friedrich Götze's 60th birthday, Bielefeld

Aug 3 - 6, 2011 - PL\B2US Workshop

Meeting of the probability groups of four universities:

Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, University of Luxembourg,

University Nancy 1, Universität des Saarlandes

first edition held in Kaiserslautern

Febr 10 - 11, 2011 - Bialgebras in Free Probability

Program at Erwin Schrodinger Institute, Vienna

Febr 1 - Apr 22, 2011

- Workshop on Free Probability and Random Combinatorial Structures

CRC 701 "Spectral Structures and Topological Methods in Mathematics",

University of Bielefeld

Dec 6 - 8, 2010 - Satellite Conference on Operator Algebras

IMSc, Chennai, India

Aug 9 - 13, 2010 - Instructional workshop on free probability

IMSc, Chennai, India

July 26 - August 6, 2010 - Orthogonal Polynomials in Probability Theory

Workshop in Analysis and Probability Concentration Week,

Texas A&M University

July 5 - 9, 2010 - Operator Algebras Seminar in Celebration of Uffe Haagerup's 60th Birthday

University of Copenhagen

Apr 9 - 12, 2010 - Sparse Random Structures: Analysis and Computation

BIRS workshop, Banff

Jan 24 - 29, 2010

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