## North British Geometric Group Theory Seminar

### Wednesday July 2nd, 2008, University of Newcastle

- 1.30-2.30 Guyan Robertson (Newcastle), Building centralisers in A_2 tilde groups.
- 2.30-3.30 Graham Niblo (Southampton), On Yu's property A and amenability.
- Tea: 3.30-4.00
- 4.00-5.00 Armando Martino (Barcelona), Generic properties in a free group.

Lectures will be in Teaching room 4 on the fourth floor of the Herschel Building (the new home of the School of Mathematics and Statistics).

We'll be organising a dinner afterwards. For lunch, we suggest the Courtyard
restaurant on campus (next to Merz court, where the School of Mathematics and
Statistics was until last summer).

The meeting is funded by grants from the London Mathematical
Society, the Edinburgh Mathematical Society and the Glasgow Mathematical Journal.

Organiser: Sarah Rees (SarahDOTReesATnclDOTacDOTuk), Tel: 0191 222 7236