Talks & Conferences


Talk «Finite groups of birational self-maps», Algebraic geometry conference, Basel, December 18-20.

Talk «Sarkisov program: from surfaces over non-closed fields to higher dimensions.», Séminaire de géométrie algébrique de Jussieu, Paris, November 30. 

Talk «Equivariant geometry of Fano varieties». Groups, Arithmetic & Algebraic Geometry Seminar, EPFL, Lausanne, June 15. 

I visited EPFL within EuroTech Visiting Research programme in June 2023.

Talk «Severi-Brauer surface bundles and quotients of higher Cremona groups»  «Groupes de transformations birationnelles, complexes cubiques, invariants motiviques», Rennes, May 22-26.

Talk «Birational self-maps of surfaces over non-closed fields». Séminaire géométrie algébrique, Angers, France, April 21.

12th swiss-french workshop in Algebraic Geometry, Charmey, Switzerland, January 30 —  Feburary 3.


Talk «Birational maps of Severi-Brauer surfaces and quotients of higher Cremona groups», Birational Geometry and K-stability of Fano Varieties, Edinburgh, November 23.

Talk (online) «Birational automorphisms of Severi-Brauer surfaces and the Cremona group» (video in Russian), Iskovskikh Seminar, Steklov Mathematical Institute, Moscow, October 13.  

Talk «Birational geometry of Severi-Brauer surfaces», Séminaire Géométrie, IMB, Bordeaux, September 30.

Talk «Birational automorphisms of Severi-Brauer surfaces, with applications to Cremona groups of higher ranks», Birational Geometry conference, Lausanne, June 17.

Talk «Birational involutions of the real projective plane», Conference in enumerative, real and birational geometry, Le Croisic, June 6-10.

Talk «Birational involutions of the projective plane», Nottingham Algebraic Geometry Seminar, March 24. YouTube

Talk «Finite groups and geometry», UCL Geometry Seminar, London, February 23.

Talk «Birational involutions of the projective plane», The London Geometry and Topology Seminar, February 18.

Talk «Birational involutions of the projective plane», Séminaire de Géométrie Complexe, IMT, Toulouse, February 10.


Talk «Groupes finis de transformations birationnelles», November 15, École polytechnique.

Talk «Groups of birational automorphisms».  Institut Henri Poincaré, October 20.

Expository talk «Cubic forms». Rentrée des Masters, Institut de Mathématique d'Orsay, September 2.

Talk «Groupes finis agissant sur les variétés rationnellement connexes de dimension 3», Séminaire géométrie algébrique, Angers (online), April 15.

10th swiss-french workshop in Algebraic Geometry, Charmey, Switzerland, September 20-24.


Talk: «Cremona groups and their subgroups» , Forschungsseminar “Algebraische Geometrie”, HU Berlin, June 24 slides

Real Algebraic Geometry, CIRM, Marseille, France, April 20-24 — cancelled 

Basel-Dijon-EPFL workshop, Dijon, France, March 26-27

Algebraic Geometry Seminar, University of Georgia, Athens, USA, March 4

9th swiss-french workshop in Algebraic Geometry , Charmey, Switzerland, January 13-17



Basel-Dijon-EPFL meeting at EPFL, Lausanne, November 7-8

Del Pezzo surfaces and Fano varieties, Dusseldorf, July 22-26

Birational Geometry and Fano varieties, Moscow, June 24-28

Hyperkahler event, Moscow, June 19-23

Affine Algebraic Geometry and Transformation Groups , Dijon, France, May 27-29

Workshop on birational geometry , HSE, Moscow, March 25-29

8th swiss-french workshop in Algebraic Geometry, Charmey, Switzerland, January 7-11



7th swiss-french workshop in Algebraic Geometry, Charmey, Switzerland, January 8-12

ASGARD Math 2018: Real algebraic geometry and tropical mathematics, Oslo, Norway, May 2-4

Moscow-St. Petersburg algebraic geometry symposium for young mathematicians, St. Petersburg, May 10-11

Subgroups of Cremona Groups, Oberwolfach, Germany, June 17-23

ICM 2018, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 1-9

Basel-Dijon-EPFL meeting, Dijon, France, October 10-11

Groups of Birational Transformations, Rennes, France, November 26-30

Journées réelles du CHL, Angers, France, December 3-4

One-day conference dedicated to the memory of V. A. Iskovskikh, Moscow, Russia, December 27



Lie Algebras, Algebraic Groups and Invariant Theory, MSU, Moscow, January 30 - February 4

Advances in Birational Geometry, Erwin Schrodinger International Institute for Mathematical Physics, Vienna, Austria, April 23 - 29

EDGE Days 2017, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, June 26 - 30

Current Topics in the Theory of Algebraic Groups, Dijon, France, July 3-7

Conference on Birational Geometry, Simons Foundation, New York, August 21-25

Rationality, stable rationality and birationally rigidity of complex algebraic varieties, Udine, Italy, September 3-9

Instruments of algebraic geometry, Bucharest, Romania, September 11-22

Basel-EPFL Meeting in Birational Geometry, Basel, Switzerland, November 27-30


Groups of birational automorphisms, Laboratory of Algebraic Geometry, HSE, Moscow, November 14-18

Cremona conference, Basel, Switzerland, September 5-16

Algebra and Geometry, Yaroslavl, Russia, July 25-31

New methods in birational geometry, Toulouse, France, June 22 - July 1


School (and Workshop) on Finite Subgroups of Cremona Groups, Trento, Italy, August 24-29

Fifth school-conference on algebraic geometry and complex analysis, Koryazhma, Russia, August 17–22.

EDGE Days 2015, Edinburgh, UK, June 5-7

Derived Categories and Birational Geometry, Warwick, UK, June 1-6.