Geometry and Topology of 3-manifolds Workshop


Friday, May 25, 2018 (All day) to Monday, May 28, 2018 (All day)


OIST Seaside House



May 25 - May 28, 2018

(arrival date 5/24; departure date 5/29)

Invited Speakers

  • Marc Culler, University of Illinois, Chicago
  • Oliver Dasbach, Louisiana State University
  • David Gabai, Princeton University
  • Cameron Gordon, University of Texas, Austin
  • Chuichiro Hayashi, Japan Women's University
  • Autumn Kent, University of Wisconsin
  • Eiko Kin, Osaka University
  • Sadayoshi Kojima, Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Ana Lecuona, l'Universite d'Aix-Marseille
  • Yoav Moriah, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
  • Kate Petersen, Florida State University
  • Tali Pinsky, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
  • Hyam Rubinstein, University of Melbourne
  • Makoto Sakuma, Hiroshima University
  • Stephan Tillmann, University of Sydney
  • Abigail Thompson, University of California, Davis


Seaside House, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), Japan

Registration: please register/apply here

The conference facility is limited to 75 participants. Due to this, registration/application is required from non-speaking participants.


The conference is supported by NSF and OIST funding. Support can be provided for participants that are not based in Okinawa. Recent PhD's and graduate students with no external funding can be supported fully, while others can be supported partially. The preference is given to those applied by December 10, 2017. The registration form has more information.


Joel Hass, University of California, Davis, USA
Jessica Purcell, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Anastasiia Tsvietkova, OIST, Japan/ Rutgers University, Newark, USA

Local Co-Organizers

Tirasan Khandhawit, OIST, Japan
Dale Koenig, OIST, Japan
Nicholas Owad, OIST, Japan
Robert Tang, OIST, Japan

OIST is deeply committed to the advancement of women in science, in Japan and worldwide. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Sponsor or Contact: 
Topology and Geometry of Manifolds Unit (Anastasiia Tsvietkova)
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Application Deadline

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 - 00:00

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