KICP workshop: "Next-generation gamma-ray searches for dark matter"
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Fermi's View of the Gamma-ray Sky
The workshop is planned as an in-person event from May 30 to June 1st in Chicago.

The goal of the meeting is to discuss the enticing opportunities offered by gamma-ray experiments and how they can best be utilized to discover or constrain dark matter.

The workshop will feature approximately 20 talks and will be attended by around 50 participants. All attendees are selected for their expertise in this field of research.

Invited Speakers
Andrea Albert
Los Alamos National Lab
Shin'ichiro Ando
GRAPPA, University of Amsterdam
Chiara Arina
James Buckley
Washington University in St. Louis
Regina Caputo
Ilias Cholis
Oakland University
Nicolao Fornengo
University of Torino and INFN/Torino
Viviana Gammaldi
Universidad Autonoma Madrid
Pat Harding
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Nagisa Hiroshima
University of Toyama
Rebecca Leane
Tim Linden
Stockholm University
Simona Murgia
UC Irvine
Michela Negro
Elena Orlando
University of Trieste/INFN/Eureka Scientific
Benjamin Safdi
UC Berkeley
Miguel Sanchez-Conde
IFT Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Juri Smirnov
University of Liverpool
Louis Strigari
Texas A&M University
Toru Tanimori
Institute for Integrated Radiation and Nuclear Science, Kyoto University

Organizing Committee
Elena Pinetti (Chair)
Fermilab & KICP
Dan Hooper
University of Chicago/Fermilab
Anastasia Sokolenko
Fermilab and KICP
Huangyu Xiao

To register for the workshop please submit the online Registration Form.

All participants are required to review and agree to follow the KICP Community Values.

Registration fee
Registration fee: $200 for all participants.

Registration fee includes venue costs, coffee breaks, lunch, a reception on Tuesday, May 30th at 5:30pm, and a meeting dinner on the same day following the reception.

Refund policy: Refunded registration fees are issued on a case-by-case basis, with requests going to Galen Tsongas (Events Administrator) at gtsongas@uchicago.edu. All refunds for reasons other than illness, personal emergency, or travel difficulties should be requested by Friday May 22nd.

To pay the registration fee please submit the online Payment Form.

Workshop Locations

Talks Location
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  • Talks - KPTC 106
  • Lunch Coffee - Lounge outside KPTC

Kersten Physics Teaching Center (KPTC)
5720 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637

KPTC on Map

There is an outdoor patio space where people can eat as well as places in ERC and KPTC indoors.

Social Dinner & Reception Location
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William Eckhardt Research Center (ERC)
  • Social Dinner Location (May 30) - ERC 161
  • Reception Location (May 31) - ERC 501

William Eckhardt Research Center (ERC)
5640 S Ellis Avenue
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL, 60637

ERC on map

Contact Us
For questions about the workshop, please contact us at 2023NextGen@box.uchicago.edu