World of Group Craft is a short, international conference with an emphasis on Early Career researchers in Geometric Group Theory. It will last for 25 hours straight, and aims to be a relaxed event, run on coffee and Zoom.

The shift to Zoom and digital meetings has awesome potential for much wider dispersal of research and provides greater opportunities for folk to attend events like this and to engage with researchers from all over the world - so let's make the most of it while we can!

Attendees are expected to be students or identify as Early Career Researchers. There is no obligation to be awake for the entire 25hrs.

Date: Thursday 26th August, 2021 .

Start: 9am Sydney (UTC+10)

End: 5pm West Coast US (UTC-7)

Talks+times can be found on This sites lists talks in your local time zone.

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Invited Speakers

Session 1

Session 2

Session 3

Session 4

Session 5

Session 6

Contributed Talks

There is an opportunity for attendees to contribute short talks.

  • Talks should be at most 8 minutes long.

  • Deadline for suggesting a talk is Sunday 15th August.

  • Contributed talks will be hosted on YouTube.