Finite Geometry Conference and Workshop University of Szeged 10-14 June, 2013 |

This is a conference about finite geometry, Galois fields, coding theory and combinatorics.

The talks will deal with the following subjects:

- Arcs and caps from cubic curves and their applications in coding theory
- Geometry of the Hermitian varieties
- Objects in finite planes and their collineation groups
- Finite fields and Galois geometries
- Independent sets in hypergraphs

**Location:** József Attila Study and Information Centre, University of Szeged

**Organizers:** Gábor P. Nagy, Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged

*József Balogh*(University of Szeged, University of Illinois)

Title:**Independent sets in hypergraphs***Daniele Bartoli*(University of Perugia)

Title:**Small complete caps and saturating sets in Galois spaces II***Norbert Bogya*(University of Szeged)*Antonio Cossidente*(University of Basilicata)*Bence Csajbók*(University of Basilicata, ELTE University of Budapest)

Title:**Inverse-closed linear subspaces and related problems***Massimo Giulietti*(University of Perugia)

Title:**Small complete caps and saturating sets in Galois spaces I***Tamás Héger*(ELTE University of Budapest)

Title:**Semi-resolving sets for PG(2,q)***György Kiss*(ELTE University of Budapest)

Title:**Semiovals and semiarcs***Gábor Korchmáros*(University of Basilicata)

Title:**Intersection of an Oval and a Unital in a finite desarguesian plane***József Kozma*(University of Szeged)

Title:**Regular Polygons – The transformation approach***Valentino Lanzone*(University of Basilicata)

Title:**Search algorithms in the Hughes plane of order 25***Francesco Mazzocca*(Second University of Napoli)

Title:**Generalized Hyperfocused Arcs in PG(2, p)***Gábor P. Nagy*(University of Szeged)

Title:**Projective realization of finite groups***Vito Napolitano*(Second University of Napoli)

Title:**k-sets of PG(3, q) with two intersection numbers with respect to planes***Carmela Nole*(University of Basilicata)*Francesco Pavese*(University of Basilicata)

Title:**Hyperovals on Hermitian Generalized Quadrangles***Alessandro Siciliano*(University of Basilicata)

Title:**Translation ovoids of finite classical polar spaces***Angelo Sonnino*(University of Basilicata)

Title:**Hughes planes and their collineation groups***Pietro Speziali*(University of Perugia)*Tamás Szőnyi*(ELTE University of Budapest)

Title:**Lacunary polynomials and finite geometry***Andor Táborosi*(University of Szeged)*Marcella Takáts*(ELTE University of Budapest)

Title:**Resolving sets in finite projective planes**

The booklet of the abstracts contains the titles of the talks.

Monday 10/6 | Tuesday 11/6 | Wednesday 12/6 | Thursday 13/6 | Friday 14/6 | |
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9.00-10.30 | Csajbók | Kiss | Szőnyi | Siciliano | |

10.30-11.00 | Opening | Coffee break | Coffee break | Coffee break | Coffee break |

11.00-12.30 | Giulietti | Napolitano | Mazzocca | Korchmáros, Kozma | Takáts, Héger |

12.30-14.30 | Lunch | Lunch | Lunch | Lunch | Lunch |

14.30-16.00 | Bartoli | Balogh | Sonnino | Sight seeing | |

16.00-16.30 | Coffee break | Coffee break | Coffee break | ||

16.30-17.15 | Pavese | Nagy | Lanzone | ||

Social dinner |

The conference is supported by the European Union and co-funded by the European Social Fund.

Project title: “Broadening the knowledge base and supporting the long term professional sustainability of the Research University Centre of Excellence at the University of Szeged by ensuring the rising generation of excellent scientists.”

Project number: TÁMOP-4.2.2/B-10/1-2010-0012