About the conference
This conference will focus on some of the deep and open problems in quantum gauge theories and quantum Gravity with an emphasis on their holographic connections. This is being organized to celebrate the 57th convocation event of IIT Madras where Prof David Gross will be the Chief Guest.
The conference will include a public event, namely a panel discussion on the future of fundamental physics with panelists including Prof David Gross, and other leading scientists and public intellectuals from India and abroad. where issues such as how society can benefit from the quest of the fundamental laws of the Universe, and how we can build public trust and enthusiasm for basic science will also be discussed.