21-25 May 2018
Bonn
Europe/Berlin timezone

Attention! Early Registration is possible on Sunday (May 20th) from 5:00 - 8:00 pm in the conference secretariat!

Please, click here to download the program overview.

For more details, also with regards to the parallel sessions, please check the timetable.

Review Talks are 55 + 5 minutes, plenary talks are 25 + 5 minutes, and parallel talks are 17 + 3 minutes

Time Monday, 21.05. Tuesday, 22.05. Wednesday, 23.05. Thursday, 24.05. Friday, 25.05.
08:00 - 08:30

Registration

Conference Secretariat 
(Wegelerstr. 10, 1st Floor, Zeichensaal)

08:30 - 09:00
09:00 - 09:30

Stuart Raby

Model Building in the LHC Era

Maurizio Pierini

Status and perspectives of BSM searches at the LHC

Ulrich Nierste

Flavour anomalies: phenomenology and BSM interpretations

Patrick Vaudrevange

Big Data and Machine Learning
in String Phenomenology: An Overview

Kathryn Zurek

Looking beyond WIMP Dark Matter

09:30 - 10:00
10:00 - 10:30 Martin Schmaltz

Dark matter interactions and large scale structure of the universe
Michael Spannowsky

Higgs coupling measurements and their implications on new physics
Sebastian Jaeger

New physics in b->c cbar s transitions
Irene Valenzuela

Quantum Gravity constraints on Particle Physics and Cosmology
Stephan Huber

Gravitational waves from first order phase transitions
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:30 Kiwoon Choi

ALP-driven magnetogenesis and photon-ALP-dark photon oscillations
Jong Soo Kim

LHC Recasting Tools and Applications
David Straub

Deviations in Flavor Physics and Their Implications
Thomas Grimm

Light states in the distance: evidence for a Quantum Gravity Conjecture
Marco Peloso

Signatures of particle production during inflation
11:30 - 12:00 Anson Hook

Solving the Hierarchy Problem Discretely
Howard Baer

Natural SUSY from the landscape
Carlo Giunti

Status of eV-scale Sterile Neutrinos
Alexander Westphal

Pole N-flation
Martin Winkler

Dark Matter Searches with Charged Cosmic Rays
12:00 - 12:30 David Shih

An Update on the LHC Monojet Excess
Nishita Desai

Searches for long-lived particles at the LHC: closing the gaps in BSM signature coverage
Stefan Pokorski

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Gabriele Honecker

From stringy vacua with particle physics spectrum to the effective action - exemplified by a non-factorisable orientifold -
Pedro Schwaller

New signals from dark sectors
12:30 - 13:00

Lunch Break

13:00 - 13:30
13:30 - 14:00
14:00 - 14:30  

Parallel Sessions
(14:00 - 15:00)

Parallel Sessions
(14:00 - 15:40)

Parallel Sessions
(14:00 - 15:40)

Andreas Ringwald

Saxion/Higgs Inflation and Axion Dark Matter
14:30 - 15:00 Igor Ivanov

Order-4 CP symmetry: flavor, dark matter, and beyond
Tien-Tien Yu

Recent Progress in sub-GeV Dark Matter Direct Detection
15:00 - 15:30 Florian Staub

Improved theoretical constraints on BSM models
Coffee Break (15:00 - 15:30) Josef Pradler

Novel decay and scattering signatures of light dark matter
15:30 - 16:00 Andreas Weiler

Composite Dark Matter

Parallel Sessions
(15:50 - 16:30)

Coffee Break (15:40 - 16:10) Tao Han

Higgs couplings at high scales
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break

Parallel Sessions
(16:10 - 17:50)

Parallel Sessions 
(16:10 - 17:30)

 
16:30 - 17:00 Steve King

Theories of Flavour from the Planck scale to the Electroweak Scale
   
17:00 - 17:30  

Plenary Speakers Dinner

(Weingut Nelles/ Restaurant Freudenreich)

17:30 - 18:00  
18:00 - 18:30

Reception
(Wegelerstr. 10)

 
18:30 - 19:00

Conference Dinner
Kleine Beethoven-Halle

19:00 - 19:30
19:30 - 20:00