Department of Mathematics

University of Mississippi

23rd Cumberland Conference on Combinatorics, Graph Theory, & Computing

May 20-22, 2010

at the University of Mississippi

The principal speakers are

Professor Ron Gould, Emory University
Professor James G. Oxley, Louisiana State University
Professor Douglas B. West, University of Illinois
Professor Wenan Zang, University of Hong Kong

The talks will begin at 1pm on Thursday May 20, 2010 and end at noon on Saturday May 22, 2010 (here are the complete program and schedule). Invited talks are 55 minutes with 5 minutes for questions. Contributed talks are twenty minutes with five minutes for questions and in some cases a five minute break between talks.

All talks will be held in the Student Union on campus of The University of Mississippi. Talks will be held upstairs in the Student Union Ballroom and in room Union 404. The conference registration and hospitality area will be in room Union 405. Parking passes will be available in Union 405 during conference hours. Note the Student Union parking lot is only a 30 minute lot so this is not a good place to park for the conference. A map of campus (the Student Union is above the Circle) can be found here. Parking areas surrounding the Women’s Terrace are close to the Student Union.

The conference banquet is Friday May 21, 2010 from 6:45 – 8:00pm in the Residential College Dining Room. The menu for the banquet includes coffee, tea, and water, two entrees – Herb Roasted Pork Loin and Vegetarian Vegetable Lasagna, House Salad with Italian and Ranch Dressings, Southern Style Green Beans, Yukon Gold Fingerling Roasted Potatoes, and Key Lime Pie. The food is served buffet style. The cost of the banquet is $15 payable at registration. There is no registration fee for the conference, participation in the banquet is optional.

The deadline for abstract submission is Friday, April 23, 2010.  If you have any questions, please contact James Reid at mmreid@olemiss.edu.