Symplectic Geometry and Homotopy Theory

December 12 - 14, 2018

University of California at Los Angeles

Overview: This conference will focus on overlap and interactions between symplectic geometry and homotopy theory, with a particular focus on equivariant methods, string topology, and K-theory.


Speakers

Benjamin Antieau
(UIUC) 
Andrew Blumberg
(UT Austin)
Sheel Ganatra
(Southern California)
Kristen Hendricks
(Michigan State)

Nancy Hingston
(TCNJ)

Inbar Klang
(EPFL)
Thomas Kragh
(Uppsala)
John Pardon
(Princeton)

Stefan Schwede
(Bonn)
Laura Starkston
(UC Davis)
David Treumann
(Boston College)
 Nathalie Wahl
(Copenhagen)



Organizers: Mohammed Abouzaid (Columbia), Andrew Blumberg (UT Austin), Mike Hill (UCLA), Tyler Lawson (Minnesota), Robert Lipshitz (Oregon), Ciprian Manolescu (UCLA), and Sucharit Sarkar (UCLA).