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Higher Structures in Geometry and Physics 2015

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Organiser(s): 
Anton Alekseev (Geneva), Christian Blohmann (MPIM), Chris Schommer-Pries (MPIM), Chenchang Zhu (Göttingen)
Datum: 
Mon, 2015-10-12 08:00 - Fre, 2015-10-16 22:00
Location: 
MPIM Lecture Hall

Confirmed speakers

Bruce Bartlett (Oxford)
Damien Calaque (Montpellier)
Tobias Dyckerhoff (University of Bonn)
Owen Gwilliam (MPIM Bonn)
David Jordan (University of Edinburgh)
Pavel Mnev (MPIM Bonn)
Thomas Nikolaus (MPIM Bonn)
Pavel Safronov (Oxford)
Hiro Tanaka (Harvard)
Jörg Teschner (Hamburg)

Program

There will be minicourses by:

Damien Calaque: Derived symplectic geometry
Pawel Mnev: Quantum BV theories on manifolds with boundary
Hiro Tanaka: Factorization homology

Program and abstracts

Preliminary schedule

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
Higher Structures in Geometry and Physics 2015

9:30-10:30
Calaque

9:30-10:30
Calaque

9:30-10:30
Calaque

9:30-10:30
Tanaka

9:30-10:30
Teschner

10:30-11:00
Tea

10:30-11:00
Tea

10:30-11:00
Tea

10:30-11:00
Tea

10:30-11:00
Tea

11:00-12:00
Nikolaus

11:00-12:00
Bartlett

11:00-12:00
Mnev

11:00-12:00
Mnev

11:00-12:00
Mnev

Lunch break

Lunch break

Lunch break

Lunch break

Lunch break

15:00-16:00
Tanaka

15:00-16:00
Tanaka

15:00-16:00
Tanaka

15:00-16:00
Jordan

14:00-15:00
Dyckerhoff

16:00-16:30
Tea

16:00-16:30
Tea

16:00-16:30
Tea

16:00-16:30
Tea

15:00-15:30
Tea

16:30-17:30
Safronov

 

16:30-17:30
Gwilliam

 

 

 

18:30-22:30
Jaffe
Reception

 

 

 

Scientific Committee

Alberto Cattaneo (University of Zürich), Ezra Getzler (Northwestern),
Giovanni Felder (ETH Zürich), Peter Teichner (MPIM, Bonn)

Registration

To register please use this registration webform. There is no registration fee. For any further inquiries please send an email to HS2015@mpim-bonn.mpg.de.

Financial support

Limited financial support is available. If you need support, you can add your request on the registration webform with a brief justification. Requests for financial support will have to be made by August 8.

Social event

There will be a public lecture by Arthur Jaffe followed by a reception in the evening of Tuesday, October 13 at the University Club. Conference participants who would like to attend are asked to state this on the registration webform.

Hotel reservations

If you would like us to make a hotel reservation for you, please state this on the registration webform. We can only honor requests for hotel reservations made by August 22. If you would like to make a hotel reservation by yourself you will find a list of hotels here.

Previous events

The previous conferences in this series were at the University of Geneva (2014), the Newton Institute, Cambridge (2013), the University of Göttingen (2011), ESI Vienna (2010), the University of Zurich (2009), EPFL Lausanne (2008), and IHP Paris (2007). For more details go to the website of the conference series

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