October 4-5, 2019 – Grand Rapids, MI, USA

The 29th Annual Midwest Relativity Meeting will be hosted by Grand Valley State University (GVSU) on the Pew Campus in downtown Grand Rapids, MI.

The meeting will include two full days of scientific talks on contemporary topics in relativity, including, but not limited to: gravitational waves, cosmology, astrophysics, mathematical relativity, experimental relativity, and quantum gravity. A public talk on a topic of general interest will be held on Friday evening.

Registration is free and all efforts will be made to provide time slots for interested speakers. Graduate students and undergraduates are encouraged to present their work.

NOTE: The accommodation deadline with our hotel room block is coming up soon!  You must reserve by September 17th to book under our block with Holiday Inn and by September 19th for the Hyatt Place. See the Accommodation tab for details.

Aerial view of GVSU Pew Campus, Grand Rapids, MI near the Grand River

Amanda Pitts

Contact the local organizers: Brett Bolen (bolenbr@gvsu.edu) and Ben Holder (holderb@gvsu.edu).