Conference and Panel Discussion schedule

Wednesday, June 14

Please note the changes in the afternoon!

09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 10:20 Ana Cannas da Silva, Four-folds and fold-forms
Coffee Break
10:40 - 11:30 Eva Miranda, Singular symplectic geometries in interaction
11:40 - 12:30 Vera Vertesi, Satellite operation and Legendrian knots
Lunch
14:00 - 14:50 Tara Holm, Understanding Symplectic Geometry and Topology through Polytopes and Lattice Points
Coffee Break
15:15 - 15:45 Waltraud Lederle, Almost automorphisms of trees
15:45 - 16:15 Natalia Kolokolnikova, Rationality of A_2-singularity loci
16:15 - 16:45 Lyalya Guseva, On the characteristic foliation on a smooth hypersurface in a holomorphic symplectic fourfold
17:00 Reception

Thursday, June 15

09:30 - 10:00 Honglei Lang, Atiyah classes of strongly homotopy Lie pairs
10:00 - 10:30 Charlotte Kirchhoff-Lukat, Lagrangian branes with boundary in stable generalised complex manifolds
Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:30 Sinem Celik Onaran, Contact Surgeries on Contact 3-manifolds
11:30 - 12:00 Eirini Chavli, Complex braid groups and generic Hecke algebras
12:00 - 12:30 Agnes Gadbled, Categorical action of the braid group of the cylinder: symplectic aspect
Lunch
14:00 - 14:50 Chenchang Zhu, String principal bundles and Courant algebroids
Coffee Break
15:10 - 16:00 Ruth Kellerhals, The many aspects of hyperbolic volume
16:30 - 18:30 Panel Discussion (University of Zurich, Aula RAA G-15)

Friday, June 16

09:30 - 10:20 Michelle Bucher, Vanishing simplicial volume for certain affine manifolds
Coffee Break
10:40 - 11:30 Ilka Agricola, Spinors and non-integrable geometries on manifolds
11:40 - 12:30 Effie Kalfagianni, Geometric structures of 3-manifolds and quantum invariants
Lunch
14:00 - 14:50 Christine Lescop, Counting Feynman graphs in 3-manifolds
Coffee Break
15:10 - 16:00 Jen Hom, Knot surgery and Heegaard Floer homology