Bahamas Advanced Study Institute & Conferences (BASIC 2024)


Sponsored in part by FQXi and the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.

Important Notice: Our academic sponsor, the University of Miami, is a smoke-free institution.

Therefore, this meeting must conform to a no-smoking policy, without exceptions.

This webpage will be updated from time to time as more information becomes available.

BASIC 2024 will be a multi-disciplinary physics conference to take place 3-9 March 2024, at Stella Maris, Long Island, in the Bahamas.  There will be no registration fee.  A precise schedule of events will be available in due course.  If you would like to attend, please go to the following link to provide us with some information about you and your research interests. 

BASIC-2024-InformationForm (Registration is closed)

All participants will be accommodated either at Ocean Heights or at the Stella Maris Resort which is offering a discount from its regular rates.  Note that the resort offers "all inclusive" packages.  For more information about hotel and travel arrangements, please contact Jill Smith (either by email or by telephone: 1 242 3382050 or 51 or 27).

Also note from time to time the Resort offers some specials.  Please see this link for details.

As in previous meetings, the 2024 conference will emphasize topics from particle physics, cosmology, and gravitation, both theory and experiment, but other subjects may also be discussed.  A consensus among the participants will be used to select specific topics.  Of course, suggestions are always welcome for future conference themes and areas to be emphasized.

We look forward to receiving your suggestions and we hope to see you at the conference. 


Thomas Curtright, Eduardo Guendelman, and Peter West


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Further info for BASIC 2024 Conference will be announce soon.  If this creates difficulties for you, please send email.


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