50 Years of the Veneziano Model: From Dual Models to Strings, M-Theory and beyondMay, 11 2018 - May, 15 2018
Constas Bachas (Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris) Marco Billò (UniTO and INFN Torino), Paolo Di Vecchia (NORDITA and NBI), Michael B. Green (DAMTP Cambridge and Queen Mary UL), Alberto Lerda (UPO and INFN Torino), Eliezer Rabinovici (Hebrew U. of Jerusalem) Rodolfo Russo (Queen Mary UL)
This conference will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Veneziano’s paper, which led to the development of string theory. This will be an opportunity to not only look back at the history of the subject but to survey the present and future status of the ﬁeld. Thus the format of the conference will include several scientific sessions with a number of talks and discussions of broad areas, and a session of historical talks.