Time 
Swain East 105 
Swain East 140 
Swain East 240 
9  10 
Arrival, refreshments, and registration Rawles Hall 
10  11 
Keynote Address: "Symplectic Topology Today" by Dusa McDuff SUNY Stony Brook
Myers Hall 130 
11:30  12 
"Introduction to HandleBody Decompositions" by Catherine Pfaff, Rutgers *Swain East 010 
"Knots and categories" by Chris Brav, Queens U. (Can) 
"Deformations of coisotropic submanifolds" by Noah Kieserman, Wisconsin 
12  2 
Lunch 
2  2:30 
“Why is Khovanov homology so cool?” by Allison Henrich, Dartmouth 
“Stabilizations of Heegaard splittings of graph manifolds” by Ryan DerbyTalbot, U. Texas 
“The Group of Hamiltonian homeomorphisms and C0Symplectic Geometry” by Stefan Mueller, Wisconsin 
2:45  3:15 
“The torsions of Reidemeister, Milnor, and Turaev” by Chris Truman, Maryland 
“Atiyah's Power Operations in Complex KTheory” by Barry Walker, MIT 
“Kähler decomposition of 4manifolds” by R. Inanç Baykur, Mich. State 
3:45  4:15 
“Representing homology classes with embedded submanifolds” by Zsuzsanna Dancso, Rutgers 
“Topological transformation groups and equivariant extension theorems: An action filled introduction”
by Aasa Feragen, Helsinki (Finland) 
“Khovanov Homology & Reidemeister Torsion” by Juan Ariel OrtizNavarro, Iowa 
4:30  5 
“Intrinsically nlinked Complete Bipartite Graphs” by Danielle O’Donnol, UCLA 
“The Extension of 'TopologicalStyle' Knot Invariants to Tangles” by John Armstrong, Yale 
“Poisson Structures on SL(3)xSL(3)//SL(3)” by Sean Lawton, Maryland 
6  ? 
Dinner at Indiana Memorial Union 
