University of Caen, February 27th -- March 2nd 2017

Programme :

    The conference will take place in the Sciences 3 building (S3) of the Campus 2, Amphitheater S3-049 (Monday, Tuesday and Thursday) Amphitheater S3-057 (Wednesday). Registration will take place in Room S3-247, building S3, second floor.

Lectures :

  • Jon McCammond (UC Santa Barbara): The mysterious geometry of Artin groups.
  • Joan Porti (UA Barcelona): Character varieties and knot symmetries.
  • Dale Rolfsen (University of British Columbia): Ordering braids, knot groups and beyond.
  • Vera Vertesi (University of Strasbourg): Braids in contact structures.

McCammond lectures: [I], [II], [III]

Rolfsen lectures: [I], [II], [III]

Vertesi lectures: [I], [II], [III]

 

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Schedule :


 Monday 27th  Tuesday 28th  Wednesday 1st  Thursday 2nd
9:00 Registration McCAMMOND I
VERTESI II
PORTI III
9:30 ROLFSEN I
10:00 Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
10:30 Coffee Break ROLFSEN II
McCAMMOND II
McCAMMOND III
11:00 PORTI I
11:35 VERTESI II
Benheddi
Mc Leay
12:15 Bénard
Silvero
Gobet
12:45
Lunch
Lunch Lunch
14:00

Poster session
15:00 VERTESI I

PORTI II

ROLFSEN III

16:00 Coffee Break Coffee Break Coffee Break
16:30 Blasco
Serrano
Limozineau
17:00 Spano
Toffoli
Robert