Workshop, May 2018

Geometry and Topology of 3-manifolds workshop


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

Eiko Kin, Osaka University

Sadayoshi Kojima, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Marc Lackenby, University of Oxford

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 60 participants. Due to this, registration/application is required from non-speaking participants.


We expect some funding 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. More details coming soon.


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