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Reimagining the Foundations of Algebraic Topology April 07, 2014 - April 11, 2014

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Apr 07, 2014
Monday
09:15 AM - 09:30 AM
  Welcome
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Algebraic geometry of topological field theories 
David Ben-Zvi (University of Texas)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Poincaré/Koszul duality
David Ayala (Montana State University)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  Poincare'/Koszul duality and formal moduli
John Francis (Northwestern University)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
04:10 PM - 05:00 PM
  Sullivan's conjecture and applications to arithmetic
Kirsten Wickelgren (Georgia Institute of Technology)
Apr 08, 2014
Tuesday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  The formal theory of adjunctions, monads, algebras, and descent
Emily Riehl (Harvard University)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  co-Segal algebras and Deligne’s conjecture
Hugo Bacard (University of Western Ontario)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  What is an elementary higher topos?
Andre Joyal (University of Quebec)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Modeling stable 2-types
Angelica Osorno (Reed College)
04:30 PM - 06:20 PM
  Reception
Apr 09, 2014
Wednesday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Aspects of differential cohomology
Thomas Nikolaus (Universität Regensburg)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  The unicity of the homotopy theory of higher categories.
Christopher Schommer-Pries (Max-Planck-Institut für Mathematik)
Apr 10, 2014
Thursday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  Redshift and higher categories
Clark Barwick (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Derived Equivariant Algebraic Geometry
Michael Hill (University of Virginia)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  Duality, algebro-homotopically
Vesna Stojanoska (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  Calculations in multiplicative stable homotopy theory at height 2
Charles Rezk (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Apr 11, 2014
Friday
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
  En Genera
Michael Mandell (Indiana University)
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  Tea
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  Motives versus noncommutative motives
Goncalo Tabuada (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
  Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
  Thom spectra and twisted umkehr maps
David Gepner (Purdue University)
03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
  Tea
03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
  A K(Z,4) in nature
Andre Henriques (Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht)