Conference on Unexpected and Asymptotic Properties of Algebraic Varieties 2023

Conference celebrates Brian Harbourne

August 11-13, 2023 | University of Nebraska-Lincoln

We are pleased to announce a conference to celebrate the many accomplishments of Professor Brian Harbourne. The conference will feature plenary talks by experts in algebraic geometry and commutative algebra as well as shorter talks or posters by recent Ph.Ds. Registration will open in March 2023.

Contact Susan Cooper with any inquiries about this conference.


Brian Harbourne stands with arms over his head
Brian Harbourne

Confirmed Speakers

  • Cristiano Bocci (University of Siena)
  • Sandra Di Rocco (KTH Stockholm)
  • Eloísa Grifo (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
  • Elena Guardo (University of Catania)
  • Mike Janssen (Dordt University)
  • Juan Migliore (University of Notre Dame)
  • Uwe Nagel (University of Kentucky)
  • Joaquim Roé (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
  • Tomasz Szemberg (Pedagogical Institute, Cracow)
  • Halszka Tutaj-Gasińska (Jagiellonian University, Cracow)


  • Susan Cooper, University of Manitoba
  • Alexandra Seceleanu, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Adam Van Tuyl, McMaster University