Geometric Topology in New York

Columbia University, June 2nd-4th, 2023

Dates: June 2nd-4th, 2023.

Place: Department of Mathematics, Columbia University in the City of New York.

Organizers: Daniele Alessandrini, Jason Behrstock, Abhijit Champanerkar, Ilya Kofman, and Francesco Lin.

We will discuss several aspects of Geometric Topology, including

  • Knots and 3-manifolds
  • Geometry and Groups
  • Surfaces and Manifolds
The schedule will leave ample room for discussion and scientific interaction.


Assaf Bar-Natan (Brandeis University)
Joe Boninger (Boston College)
Michelle Chu (University of Minnesota Twin Cities)
Nathan Dunfield (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
Dave Futer (Temple University)
Josh Greene (Boston College)
Surena Hozoori (University of Rochester)
Sam Hughes (University of Oxford)
Rose Kaplan-Kelly (Temple University/George Mason University)
Giuseppe Martone (Yale University)
Damian Osajda (University of Copenhagen)
Olga Plamenevskaya (Stony Brook University)
Eduardo Reyes (University of California Berkeley)
Jacob Russell (Rice University)
Sumeyra Sakalli (University of Arkansas)
Nicolas Tholozan (École Normale Supérieure, Paris)
Theodore Weisman (University of Michigan)

This conference is supported by NSF grant DMS-2011256.