**Monday, Sept. 11**

8:00 Bus departure from Army Hotel for Math. Inst.

8:00 – 9:00 Registration (also during the breaks)

9:00 – 9:15 Opening ceremony

9:15 – 10:00 J. Herzog: The number of generators of the powers of an ideal

10:15 – 11:00 T.N. Trung: TBA

11:15 – 12:00 S. Zarzuela: Spectral sequences in local cohomology

12:05 Lunch

13:30 - 14:15 R-M. Miro-Roig: On the existence of Ulrich bundles on smooth surfaces

14:30 - 15:15 M. Kreuzer: Computational Linear and Commutative Algebra

15:30 - 16:00 D.T. Cuong: On a family of cohomological degrees

16:05 - 16:35 K. Ozeki: Almost minimal normal Hilbert coefficients

16:40 Bus departure for Army Hotel

**Tuesday, Sept. 12**

8:00 Bus departure from Army Hotel for Math. Inst.

9:00 – 9:45 W. Bruns: Products of Borel fixed ideals of maximal minors

10:00 – 10:45 T. Roemer: Cut polytopes in commutative algebra

11:00 – 11:45 U. Nagel: Hilbert Functions of Fat Point Schemes

11:50 Lunch

13:30 – 14:15 B. Ulrich: Residual Intersections: Socles and Duality

14:30 – 15:15 C. Polini: On the defining equations of Rees algebras

15:30 – 16:00 N. Matsuoka: Pseudo-Frobenius numbers versus defining ideals in numerical semigroup rings

16:05 – 16:35 H.L. Truong: Chern Coefficients and Cohen-Macaulay rings

16:40 Bus departure for Army Hotel

18:30 – 21:00 Banquet (Restaurant Pho Bien, 27A Lý Thái Tổ, no pick-up)

**Wednesday, Sept. 13**

8:30 Bus departure from Army Hotel for Ha Long Bay

12:00 Lunch

13:30 – 18:00 Boat trip in Ha Long Bay

19:30 – 21:00 Short talks**Thursday, Sept. 14**

8:30 – 9:15 N. Terai: Increasing property of the projective dimension of symbolic powers of the edge ideals of very well-covered graphs

9:30 – 10:15 H.M. Lam: Associated primes of powers of edge ideals and ear decompositions of graphs

10:30 – 11:15 S. Yassemi: Castelnuovo-Mumford regularity of edge ideal of graphs

11:20 – 11:50 Y. Nakamura: On the category of maximal Cohen-Macaulay modules over C[[x, y]]/(x3)

12:00 Lunch

14:00 – 14:45 J. Verma: A partial survey of some old and recent results about joint reductions of ideals

15:00 – 15:45 R. Achilles: Movable components of intersection and their multiplicities

16:00 – 16:45 M. Manaresi: On the computation of the secant order of a surface

**Friday, Sept. 15**

8:30 – 9:15 M. Chardin: TBA

9:30 – 10:15 S. Kwak: On the Eisenbud-Goto bound of the structure sheaf of a smooth

projective variety and the classification of boundary cases

10:30 – 11:15 C. Miyazaki: Bounds on Castelnuovo-Mumford regularity for graded modules and projective varieties

11:20 - 11:50 N.D. Hop: Vanishing of maps of Tor and powers of ideals

12:00 Lunch

14:00 - 14:45 P. Schenzel: Specific rings and examples of injective modules

15:00 - 15:45 P.H. Quy: Tight closure of parameter ideals in local rings F-rational on the punctured spectrum

16:00 - 16:45 M. Brodmann: Results and problems around Rees rings and Blowups with a glance to visualization

16:50 - 17:00 Closing Ceremony

**Saturday, Sept. 16**

8:30 Bus departure for Hanoi (about three hours)