Time 
Speaker 
Title 
1/09, 10:00am 
Cumrun Vafa
Harvard 
The Swampland Program[Video] 
1/10, 1:30pm 
Cumrun Vafa
Harvard 
Swamplandish Predictions for our Universe[Video] 
1/11, 10:00am 
Nathan Berkovits
IFTUNESP 
On the Equivalence of the Pure Spinor and RNS Formalisms[Video] 
1/12, 1:30pm 
Eric Perlmutter
IPhTCEA Saclay 
What is N? On the Large Scale Structure of CFT Space[Video] 
1/16, 10:00am 
Shiraz Minwalla
TIFR 
New entropy formulae from supersymmetric (and nonsupersymmetric) 'Grey Galaxies'[Video][CC] 
1/17, 1:30pm 
All participants 
Discussion: What is string theory?[Video] 
1/18, 10:00am 
Igor Klebanov
Princeton 
QCD_2 with an Adjoint Majorana Fermion[Video] 
1/19, 1:30pm 
Aron Wall
Cambridge 
Discussion: Offshell strings[Video] 
1/22, 12:15pm 
Rajesh Gopakumar
ICTS 
What String Theory Is  A Perspective
[Video]
KITP Blackboard Lunch 
1/22, 1:30pm 
All participants 
Meet and Greet 
1/23, 10:00am 
Thomas Grimm
Utrecht Univ 
Tameness and Complexity in Field and String Theory[Video] 
1/24, 1:30pm 
Matthias Gaberdiel
ETH Zurich 
Discussion: Integrability in AdS3[Video] 
1/25, 10:00am 
Minjae Cho
Princeton 
Describing some string backgrounds using string field theory[Video] 
1/26, 1:30pm 
Gary Shiu
Wisconsin 
Discussion: Euclidean axion wormholes in string theory[Video] 
1/26, 4:00pm 
David Gross
KITP 
The Beginnings of String Theory 
1/29, 1:30pm 
All participants 
Meet and greet 
1/30, 10:00am 
Juan Maldacena
IAS 
Three point amplitudes and soft factors in matrix theory[Video][CC] 
1/31, 1:30pm 
Juan Maldacena
IAS 
Introduction to gravitational holography[Video] 
2/01, 10:00am 
Damian Van De Heisteeg
Harvard 
Discussion on swampland conjectures[Video] 
2/01, 1:30pm 
Juan Maldacena
IAS 
Discussion: Gravitational Holography[Video] 
2/02, 1:30pm 
Victor Rodriguez
Princeton 
What is 2d string theory? Recent developments[Video] 
2/05, 1:30pm 
All participants 
Meet and Greet 
2/06, 10:00am 
Henry Lin
Stanford 
Progress on double scaled (supersymmetric) SYK[Video] 
2/07, 1:30pm 
James Gray
Virginia Tech 
Challenges and progress in N=1 compactifications[Video] 
2/08, 10:00am 
Shota Komatsu
CERN 
Matrix (String) Theory at Finite N[Video] 
2/08, 1:30pm 
Henry Lin
(Stanford U)
Ahmed Almheiri
(NYU AD) 
Discussion on symmetries of double scaled SYK, quantum deformations of quantum groups/algebras and quantum spaces.[Video] 
2/09, 1:30pm 
Manki Kim
MIT 
Discussion: progress and problems in string phenomenology[Video] 
2/14, 1:30pm 
Andy Strominger
Harvard 
Celestial holography: past, present and future[Video] 
2/15, 10:00am 
Shreya Vardhan
Stanford 
Lessons for quantum gravity from quantum chaos[Video] 
2/15, 1:30pm 
Andy Strominger
Harvard 
Celestial holography: past, present and future[Video] 
2/16, 2:30pm 
YingHsuan Lin
Harvard 
Recent explorations of BPS states in holography[Video] 
2/20, 10:00am 
Iosif Bena
CEA Saclay 
Physics at the horizon: Mind the cap[Video] 
2/21, 1:30pm 
Steve Shenker
Stanford 
Discussion: Open questions in nonperturbative string theory[Video] 
2/22, 10:00am 
Andrea Puhm
Univ. of Amsterdam 
The correspondence between rotating black holes and fundamental strings[Video] 
2/23, 1:30pm 
Ted Erler
FZUCAS 
Classical solutions in bosonic open string field theory[Video] 
2/26, 1:30pm 
Liam McAllister
Cornell 
Quantum Gravity in our Universe[Video] 
2/27, 10:00am 
Liam McAllister
Cornell 
Future Compactifications[Video][CC] 
2/28, 1:30pm 
Evita Verheijden
Harvard 
Cryptographic Censorship[Video] 
2/29, 10:00am 
Nikolay Bobev
KU Leuven 
A Holographic Triptych at Large N[Video][CC] 
2/29, 1:30pm 
Ted Erler
FZUCAS 
Discussion on analytic solutions of open string field theory[Video] 
3/01, 1:30pm 
Oliver Schlotterer
Uppsala Univ 
Updates on string perturbation theory: CFT and integration at different genus[Video] 
3/01, 4:00pm 
Chris Hull
Imperial College 
What was string theory? The story of the string duality revolution[Video] 
3/04, 1:30pm 
All participants 
Meet and Greet 
3/05, 10:00am 
Alex Maloney
McGill Univ. 
The AdS_3/CFT_2 Correspondence and Disordered Conformal Field Theory[Video] 
3/06, 1:30pm 
Jonathan Heckman
Univ. of Penn 
Discussion on Generalized Symmetries and String Theory[Video] 
3/07, 10:00am 
Ashoke Sen
ICTS 
Why do we need string field theory?[Video][CC] 
3/08, 1:30pm 
Bruno Balthazar
U. Chicago 
Small Black Holes in String Theory[Video] 
3/11, 1:30pm 
Miguel Montero
Harvard 
Alternatives to de Sitter in String Theory[Video] 
3/11, 2:30pm 
Rashmish Mishra
Harvard 
Confinement, Holography, and the Early Universe
[Video]
Particle Theory Initiative x STRINGS24

3/12, 10:00am 
Irene Valenzuela
CERN 
From string dualities to towers of states and low energy implications[Video] 
3/12, 11:00am 
Rudin PetrossianByrne
ICTP 
Portraits of landscapes, from the IR
[Video]
Particle Theory Initiative x STRINGS24

3/13, 1:30pm 
Hirosi Ooguri
Caltech 
Discussion on Interfaces of string theory, particle theory, and cosmology[Video] 
3/14, 10:00am 
Grant Remmen
NYU 
Multiparticle Factorization and String Amplitudes
[Video]
Particle Theory Initiative x STRINGS24

3/14, 11:00am 
Naomi Gendler
Cornell 
The Hierarchical Axiverse[Video] 
3/15, 1:30pm 
Isabel Garcia Garcia
U Washington 
Discussion on Vacuum decay
[Video]
Particle Theory Initiative x STRINGS24

3/18, 1:30pm 
All participants 
Meet and greet 
3/19, 10:00am 
Donald Marolf
UCSB 
On wormholes and ensembles: Lessons from the gravitational path integral[Video] 
3/20, 1:30pm 
Edward Mazenc
ETH Zurich 
Deriving Gauge/String Dualities: Strings from Feynman Diagrams & OpenClosedOpen Triality[Video] 
3/21, 10:00am 
Sunny Itzhaki
Tel Aviv Univ. 
When Strings Surprise[Video] 
3/21, 1:30pm 
Ashoke Sen
ICTS 
How to build and use a string field theory[Video][CC] 
3/22, 1:30pm 
Marcus Spradlin
Brown 
Some updates on the amplitudes program[Slides][Video][CC] 
3/25, 1:30pm 
All participants 
Meet and greet 
3/26, 10:00am 
Matthew Headrick
Brandeis Univ. 
Pythons and holographic complexity[Video] 
3/27, 1:30pm 
Ruben Minasian
CEA Saclay 
Heterotic torsional backgrounds[Video][CC] 
3/28, 10:00am 
Joe Minahan
Uppsala Univ. 
Twodimensional YangMills as a string theory[Video] 
3/28, 1:30pm 
Ashoke Sen
ICTS 
String Theory in Rolling Tachyon Vacuum[Video] 
4/01, 10:00am 
Henry Maxfield
Stanford 
Nonperturbative effects in the gravitational Hilbert space[Video] 
4/024/05 
Conference: 
Spacetime and String Theory 
4/08, 1:30pm 
All participants 
Meet and Greet 
4/09, 10:00am 
Suvrat Raju
ICTS 
Massive particles at spatial infinity[Video] 
4/10, 1:30pm 
Douglas Stanford
Stanford 
Discussion on the typical state firewall problem[Video] 
4/11, 10:00am 
Emil Martinec
Chicago 
Fivebrane findings[Slides][Video][CC] 
4/12, 1:30pm 
Aninda Sinha
IISc 
A new representation of the Veneziano amplitude and the narrow resonance bootstrap[Video][CC] 
4/16, 10:00am 
Gary Horowitz
UCSB 
Breakdown of effective field theory near cool black holes[Video][CC] 
4/17, 1:30pm 
Victor Luca Iliesiu
(Stanford)
Ashoke Sen
(ICTS)
Roberto Emparan
(ICC Univ. Barcelona) 
Discussion on black hole microstates[Video][CC] 
4/18, 10:00am 
Xi Yin
Harvard 
Tachyondilaton eschatology and diffeomorphism in string field theory[Video] 