Heidelberg, August 2-4 2007

Preliminary Program

Thursday, August 2
8:30-9:30 Registration
9:30-9:35 O. Nachtmann (Heidelberg) Opening
9:35-10:15 S. Moch (DESY-Zeuthen) Hard QCD at hadron colliders
10:20-11:00 Ch. Royon (CEA Saclay) QCD and jets at the Tevatron and the LHC
11:00-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-12:10 C. Ewerz (ECT Trento) From soft QCD to string theory
12:15-12:55 A. D. Martin (Durham) Diffractive Higgs production at the LHC
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-15:10 M. Grothe (Turino/Wisconsin) Soft physics at the LHC - diffractive Higgs searches
15:15-15:55 R. Barbieri (SNS Pisa) Standard and non standard ideas for the Higgs sector
16:00-16:30 Coffee break
16:30-17:10 B. Cousins (UCLA) Higgs searches at the LHC
17:15-17:55 Y. Nomura (Berkeley) The hierarchy problem
18:30 Bus transfer to Philosophenweg 12
19:00 Welcome Buffet
9:00-9:40 P. Ball (Durham) Flavour physics: from Belle and Babar to LHC
9:45-10:25 H. Lacker (Dresden) Flavour physics at the LHC
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-11:40 W. Bernreuther (RWTH) Top quark physics at the LHC (theory)
11:45-12:25 A. Quadt (Göttingen) Top quark physics at the LHC (experiment)
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-14:40 G. Weiglein (Durham) Supersymmetry at the LHC
14:45-15:25 G. Polesello (INFN Pavia) SUSY at the LHC - The experimental challenge
15:30-16:00 Coffee break
16:00-16:40 G. Landsberg (Brown) Experimental signatures for extra dimensions

Chair: N.N.

Discussion session
9:00-9:40 K. Meier (Heidelberg)
9:45-10:25 K. Desch (Bonn) The ILC and its complementarity to the LHC
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-11:40 E. Shuryak (SUNY) The theory of the quark gluon plasma, from RHIC to LHC
11:45-12:25 J. Stachel (Heidelberg) Challenges for heavy ion physics at the LHC
12:30-13:10 S. Dimopoulos (Stanford) Low energy physics and the LHC
13:15-14:30 Lunch
15:00 End of the Workshop