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Topology Festival

May 11–13, 2018

Schedule of Activities

Parking in the parking garage on Hoy Road and all metered lots is free and unrestricted on weekends and after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays. Daily guest permits for parking weekdays before 5:00 p.m. can be purchased at booths at the entrances to campus. More detailed information is available here.

Friday, May 11, 2018

Lectures will be in Malott 251 and breaks in Malott 532 (5th floor lounge).

11:30 AM Mikhail Khovanov, Columbia University — introductory lecture
12:30 PM Lunch
2:00 PM Tara Brendle, University of Glasgow
3:00 PM Participants check in and collect information packs in the Malott Hall 5th floor lounge
4:00 PM Vladimir Turaev, Indiana University — co-meeting with the Oliver Club
6:00 PM Festival Banquet (pre-registration required) at ZaZa's Cucina

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Lectures and the panel discussion will be in Malott 251 and breaks in Malott 532 (5th floor lounge).

8:30 AM Breakfast in 5th floor lounge, Malott Hall
9:00 AM Vladimir Turaev, Indiana University
10:05 AM Ajay Ramadoss, Indiana University
11:05 AM Coffee break
11:30 AM Brooke Shipley, University of Illinois at Chicago
12:30 PM Lunch
1:30 PM Thomas Church, Stanford University
2:30 PM Break
3:00 PM Panel discussion
5:30 PM Picnic at Stewart Park, large pavilion

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Lectures will be in Malott 251 and breaks in Malott 532 (5th floor lounge).

8:30 AM Breakfast in 5th floor lounge, Malott Hall
9:00 AM Helen Wong, Carleton College
10:05 AM David Jordan, University of Edinburgh
11:05 AM Coffee break
11:30 AM Kazuo Habiro, Kyoto University
12:30 PM Lunch
2:00 PM Mikhail Khovanov, Columbia University
3:00 PM Break
3:30 PM Liat Kessler, Cornell University