Sponsored in part by FQXi and the Silicon Valley Community Foundation,
cooperation with the University of Miami,
and in part by Stella Maris Village.

This webpage will be updated from time to time as more information becomes available.
BASIC 2020 events will begin with a multi-disciplinary physics conference to take place 9-15 February 2020, at Stella Maris, Long Island, in the BahamasThere 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. 

All participants will be accommodated at the Stella Maris Resort which is offering a substantial 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 2020 conference will emphasize topics from particle physics, cosmology, and gravitation, both theory and experiment, but other subjects may also be discussed.   In particular, the conference will coincide with

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 and Eduardo Guendelman