Invited talks

  • Michael Braun (Darmstadt): A Survey on Designs over Finite Fields
  • Eimear Byrne (Dublin): On the Index Coding and Caching Problem
  • Jan De Beule (Ghent): Tight sets in finite geometry
  • Tor Helleseth (Bergen): Coding and Stream Ciphers
  • Thomas Honold (Hangzhou): Remarks on Constant-Dimension Subspace Codes
  • Jonathan Jedwab (Vancouver): Constructions of complex equiangular lines
  • Gabriele Nebe (Aachen): Automorphisms of extremal codes
  • Daniel Panario (Carleton): Open Problems for Polynomials over Finite Fields and Applications
  • Alexander Pott (Magdeburg): Vectorial bent functions
  • Dejan Vukobratovic (Novi Sad): Codes on Random Geometric Graphs

Contributed talks

Contributed talks will be 25 minutes including discussion. Please send your abstract, preferably by email to in LaTeX-Format using this template, by December 15, 2014.

Scientific program

Social program

  • Sunday 15th, 7pm: Franconian buffet (Bierstübla)
  • Monday 16th, 7pm: Reception (Kaisersaal)
  • Tuesday 17th, 6pm: Guided tour through the monastery
  • Wednesday 18th, 2pm: Excursion to Bamberg
  • Wednesday 18th, 6:30pm: Dinner at “Schlenkerla”, Bamberg
  • Thursday 19th, 7pm: Conference Dinner
  • Friday 20th, 9:45am (UTC): Total solar eclipse