Nordic Topology Meeting 2014

The Nordic Topology Meeting 2014 will be held at NTNU, Trondheim, Norway on November 27 and 28.

Note that all information regarding the conference will be posted on this website and it will be continuously updated.


  • Alexander Berglund (Stockholm)
  • Magnus Bakke Botnan (NTNU)
  • Marcel Bökstedt (Aarhus)
  • Bjørn Dundas (Bergen)
  • Jesper Grodal (Copenhagen)
  • Rune Haugseng (MPIM Bonn)
  • Kristian Moi (Copenhagen)
  • Erik Kjær Pedersen (Copenhagen)
  • Gereon Quick (Munich/NTNU)
  • John Rognes (Oslo)


November 27 Speaker
10.10 - 10.15 Nils Baas: Welcome
10.15 - 11.00 John Rognes: Algebraic K-theory of group rings and topological cyclic homology (slides)
11.15 - 12.00 Erik Kjær Pedersen: The surgery exact sequence revisited
12.00 - 13.15 Lunch
13.15 - 14.00 Jesper Grodal: The Segal conjecture, uncompleted
14.15 - 15.00 Gereon Quick: The Abel-Jacobi map and homotopy theory (slides)
15.00 - 15.45 Coffee
15.45 - 16.30 Kristian Moi: Homotopy theory of G-diagrams
19.00 Conference dinner at Scandic Nidelven
November 28 Speaker
09.15 - 10.00 Marcel Bökstedt: Configuration spaces of divisors (slides)
10.00 - 10.30 Coffee
10.30 - 11.15 Bjørn Dundas: Being lucky in the category of commutative ring spectra (slides)
11.30 - 12.15 Alexander Berglund: Stable cohomology of automorphisms of high dimensional manifolds
12.15 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30 - 14.15 Rune Haugseng: The higher Morita category of \(E_n\)-algebras
14.30 - 15.15 Magnus Bakke Botnan: Persistent homology: applications and generalizations (slides)



Practical Information

All talks will be given in Auditorium KJL2.

Participants needing hotel accommodation will be staying at Scandic Nidelven (formerly known as Rica Nidelven).

There will be a conference dinner on November 27.

Travel refund

For those who have been promised travel support: please bring tickets, bank information etc. and we will have forms to fill in. Claims have to be received here no later than December 5 and should be sent to: Tanja Opheim, Department of Mathematical Sciences, NTNU, N-7491 Trondheim.


All participants, including speakers, are kindly asked to register and send an email to Marius Thaule and fill in the following information.

  • Arrival:
  • Departure:
  • Accommodation requirement:
  • Are you applying for support:
    • If yes
      • Travel:
      • Accommodation:
  • Will you attend the conference dinner:

We have a limited budget so please book your tickets as soon as possible to get the lowest fair possible.

Registration deadline: October 20.

The conference is supported by the RCN grant Topology in Norway and NTNU.

Contact information

2014-12-03, Marius Thaule