Nature of the program:
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-B) and Indira Gandhi Institute
of Devel-opment Research Mumbai (IGIDR) will organize the Conclave in
Mumbai on the broad theme \Foundations of Decision and Game Theory", as
part of the National Mathematics Initiative's Year on \Game Theory and
Optimization" during March 14 - 19, 2016. This Conclave consists of:
1. Two Short Courses on \Network Games" to be taught by Professors Sanjiv
Goyal (University of Cambridge) and Sudipta Sarangi (Virginia Tech
2. Several invited lectures from around the world.
Around 25 participants from among Nationwide application pool comprising
of research scholars and junior faculty broadly working in the area of
Games and Decisions will be selected to attend the Conclave as a
capacity building exercise. They are likely to be provided 3-tier
AC return train fare, boarding and lodging. Selection Committee's
decision would be nal. We will also have place for at least 50 Mumbai based
participants. The program will be held in IGIDR.