Norwegian Topology Meeting 2011

The Norwegian Topology Meeting 2011 will be held at NTNU, on December 5 and 6.

Program

December 5 Speaker
10:15 - 11:00 Bjørn Jahren: Relationships between h-cobordant manifolds
11:15 - 12:00 Ib Madsen: Diffeomorphism groups of some high dimensional manifolds
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:15 - 14:00 Andrew Stacey: An introduction to links of links
14:15 - 15:00 Lars Sydnes: Symmetry and geometry of many body problems in classical mechanics
15:00 - 16:00 Coffee
16:15 - 17:00 Bjørn Dundas: The cyclotomic trace and operad actions
19:00 Dinner at Rica Nidelven Hotel
After dinner we plan an informal discussion on "Topology in the Future".
Please prepare your thoughts!
December 6 Speaker
09:15 - 10:00 John Rognes: Redshift
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee
10:30 - 11:15 Tore Kro: 2-Manifold bundles
11:30 - 12:15 Richard Williamson: Categorical model structures and the homotopy hypothesis
12:15 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:15 Øyvind Indrebø: Reflection in K2
14:30 - 15:15 Torleif Veen: Differentials in the homotopy fixed points spectral sequence
15:15 - 16:00 Coffee

Abstracts can be found here.

Practical Information

All talks will be given in Auditorium KJL2.

Participants applying for financial support are kindly asked to hand in all receipts and travel forms to Tanja Opheim before leaving Trondheim due to short deadline at the bursar's office.

We kindly ask all participants to check their status with the information we have recorded on the list of participants. Participants needing hotel accommodation will be staying at Rica Nidelven Hotel.

There will be a conference dinner on December 5. See above for more information.

Contact information:

2012-10-29, Harald Hanche-Olsen