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


Benjamin Burton, University of Queensland

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

Josh Howie, Monash

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

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

Accommodation and Local Information

The conference venue for May 25-28 is Seaside House, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), Japan

The public lecture by Joel Hass on May 24th is held on the main OIST campus. 

For other accommodation and local information, please refer to this page.


Draft schedule (pdf)

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

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