Advances in Representation Theory of Algebras VIII

June 15-19, 2020
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario

ARTA 2021: An online special edition of Advances in Representation Theory of Algebras will be held in May, 2021 in honor of our colleague Andrzej Skowroński, who passed away in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please visit the website for the 2021 conference here.

ARTA VIII Postponed: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the eighth in-person edition of Advances in Representation Theory of Algebras at Queen's University will be postponed until June, 2023 (tentatively). Please expect more updates soon.


To be announced.


To be announced.


The home airport of Kingston is the Norman Rogers Airport, but the airport only offers service from and to Toronto. On the other hand, Kingston is close to the following cities with major airports:

City By Car By Bus By Train
(195 km)
2 hours via highways ON-416 and ON-401 2.5 hours by Greyhound, 25+ CAD 2 hours by VIA Rail, 45+ CAD
(262 km)
3 hours via ON-401 3.5 hours by Megabus, 50 CAD 2.5 hours by VIA Rail, 58+ CAD
(288 km)
3 hours vis ON-401 3 ours by Megabus, 10+ CAD 2.25 hours by VIA Rail, 45+ CAD
(210 km)
2.25 hours visa I-81 not available not available

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