Mini-symposium, March 2018

Computational Problems in

Low-dimensional Topology 


March 12 - March 14, 2018
(arrival 3/11; departure 3/15)

Confirmed Speakers

Harry Baik, KAIST
Jane Gilman, Rutgers-Newark
Craig Hodgson, University of Melbourne
Kazuhiro Ichihara, Nihon University​
​Gaven Martin, Massey University
Hidetoshi Masai, Tohoku University
Luisa Paoluzzi,  Université d'Aix-Marseille
Carlo Petronio, University of Pisa
Alan Reid, Rice University
Dan Romik, UC Davis
Henry Segerman, Oklahoma State
Ser Peow Tan, NUS
Christian Zickert, University of Maryland


Conference Center, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), Japan


Please email one of the organizers if you are interested in attending the mini-symposium. 

Program schedule and abstract

Full program with abstracts (pdf)

12 March 2018

10:00–10:50 Jane Gilman (Rutgers University, Newark)
11:10–12:00 Gaven Martin (Massey University)
12:00–13:20 Lunch
13:20–14:10 Henry Segerman (Oklahoma State University)
14:30–15:20 Hyungryul Baik (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
15:40–16:30 Hidetoshi Masai (Tohoku University)
16:40–17:00 Quick tour and group photo on a bridge
17:00            Dinner (at OIST Restaurant (Floor B, Center Bldg.))

13 March 2018

9:00–9:50     Luisa Paoluzzi (Université d’Aix-Marseille)
10:10–11:00 Christian Zickert (University of Maryland)
11:20–12:10 Craig Hodgson (University of Melbourne)
12:20            Lunch and excursion
17:30            Dinner

14 March 2018 

9:00–9:50     Kazuhiro Ichihara (Nihon University)
10:10–11:00 Alan Reid (Rice University)
11:20–12:10 Ser Peow Tan (National University of Singapore)
12:10–13:10 Lunch
13:10–14:00 Carlo Petronio (UNIVERSITA' DI PISA)
14:20–15:10 Dan Romik (University of California, Davis)
17:30             Dinner 

Transportation schedule (pdf)

Date From To Pickup time
3/12(Mon) Hotel Moon Beach OIST Auditorium 9:40
OIST Auditorium Hotel Moon Beach 19:00
Hotel Moon Beach OIST Auditorium 8:40

OIST Auditorium → Lunch and excursion at Southeast Botanical Gardens   

See programs for details (for excursion, admission fee JPY1,500 is required) 

Nakadomari Restaurant Hotel Moon Beach 20:00
3/14(Wed) Hotel Moon Beach OIST Auditorium 8:40
OIST Auditorium Hotel Moon Beach 15:30



Tirasan Khandhawit, Dale Koenig, Nick Owad, Robert Tang, Anastasiia Tsvietkova

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