## Monday 2 March | ||

8:30 - 9:00 | Registration | |

9:00 - 9:40 | Giuseppe Savaré | Optimal transport and metric-Sobolev spaces |

9:50 - 10:30 | Nicolas Fournier | Rate of convergence in Wasserstein distance of the empirical measure |

10:30 - 11:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

11:00 - 11:40 | Maria Colombo | Maximal flows of non-smooth vector fields and applications to PDEs |

11:50 - 12:30 | Alexander Mielke | The chemical master equation as entropic gradient flow |

12:30 - 14:30 | Lunch Break | |

14:30 - 15:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

15:00 - 15:40 | Bangxian Han | The continuity equation on metric measure spaces |

15:50 - 16:30 | Luigi Ambrosio | Extended metric measure spaces with Ricci lower bounds |

16:30 - 17:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

## Tuesday 3 March | ||

9:00 - 9:40 | Mathias Beiglböck | Towards time continuous martingale optimal transport |

9:50 - 10:30 | Ivan Gentil | An optimal form of the Li-Yau inequality under a curvature bounded from below |

10:30 - 11:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

11:00 - 11:40 | Anton Thalmaier | Local gradient-entropy estimates |

11:50 - 12:30 | Takashi Shioya | Concentration, convergence and dissipation of spaces |

12:30 - 14:30 | Lunch Break | |

14:30 - 15:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

15:00 - 15:40 | Nicolas Juillet | On the martingale transport problem |

15:50 - 16:30 | Dario Cordero-Erausquin | A transport inequality on the sphere obtained by mass transport |

16:30 - 17:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

## Wednesday 4 March | ||

9:00 - 9:40 | Robert McCann | Unique optimal transport for smooth costs on manifolds with topology |

9:50 - 10:30 | Daniel Matthes | Discretizing nonlinear diffusion the Lagrangian way |

10:30 - 11:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

11:00 - 11:40 | Paola Gori Giorgi | Optimal transport meets electronic density functional theory |

11:50 - 12:30 | Kazumasa Kuwada | Coupling by reflection of Brownian motions on RCD(K,∞) spaces |

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19:30
| Conference Dinner at restaurant "Em Höttche", Markt 4 (map) | |

## Thursday 5 March | ||

9:00 - 9:40 | Guillaume Carlier | Optimal transport and kinetic models of granular media |

9:50 - 10:30 | Filippo Santambrogio | Higher order optimal transport and gradient perturbations of the Monge problem |

10:30 - 11:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

11:00 - 11:40 | Facundo Memoli | Persistence Diagrams of Metric Measure Spaces |

11:50 - 12:30 | Katy Craig | The discrete gradient flow for omega-convex functions in the Wasserstein metric |

12:30 - 14:30 | Lunch Break | |

14:30 - 15:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

15:00 - 15:40 | Max von Renesse | Modified Arratia flow and Wasserstein diffusion |

15:50 - 16:30 | Yann Brenier | Monge-Ampère gravitation viewed as a large deviation principle for clouds of particles |

16:30 - 17:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

## Friday 6 March | ||

9:00 - 9:40 | Jean-David Benamou | Iterative Bregman projections for regularized transportation problems |

9:50 - 10:30 | Bruno Lévy | Optimal Transport seen from a computer programmer's perspective |

10:30 - 11:00 | Coffee & Tea | |

11:00 - 11:40 | Carola Schönlieb | A generalized model for optimal transport of images including dissipation and density modulation |

11:50 - 12:30 | Marco Cuturi | An overview of Wasserstein barycenter algorithms |

12:30 - 14:00 | Lunch Break | |

14:00 - 14:40 | Christoph Schnörr | On Image Filtering by Image Patch Assignment |

14:50 - 15:30 | Édouard Oudet | Optimal networks and connectivity constraint |

Abstracts of the talks can be downloaded here.