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Free Boundary Problems and Nonlinear PDEs

-- A symposium dedicated to prof. Seiro Omata
on the occasion of his 60th birthday --

September 26 - 28, 2017
Hokkaido University

In honor of professor Omata on the occasion of his 60th birthday, leading scientists in the field of mathematical and numerical analysis of nonlinear partial differential equations have been invited to present their recent work at the symposium, creating a broad picture of the state of the art and highlighting the liveliness and importance of the field, which professor Omata has been contributing to for many years.


Venue: Centennial Hall, Hokkaido University, Sapporo (link)
Date: September 26 (Tue) — 28 (Thu), 2017
Organizers: Elliott Ginder (Meiji University), Karel Svadlenka (Kyoto University)
Local organizer: Masaharu Nagayama (Hokkaido University)
Support committee: Koji Kikuchi (Shizuoka University), Masashi Misawa (Kumamoto University), Takeyuki Nagasawa (Saitama University), Yoshihiro Tonegawa (Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Speakers [Last updated: September 8, 2017]
Program [Last updated: September 8, 2017] : html or pdf
Registration: If you plan to attend the workshop, please fill out a simple registration form by July 31. The participation fee for the banquet is 10,000 yen.
Accommodation: Hotels in Sapporo tend to be full during the summer, we recommend booking well in advance. For enquiries, feel free to contact us.
Banquet: Held on the evening of the second day (September 27) from 7 pm at ANA Hotel Sapporo (banquet room Shirakaba on 23rd floor).
Everyone is welcome to join. However, registration is required using the above form by July 31.
Poster: pdf file.
Enquiries: If you need any additional information, kindly contact Karel Svadlenka at

Tel: +81-(0)75-753-2661
E-mail: karel AT

or Elliott Ginder at

E-mail: eginder AT