Mini-Workshop on Symplectic Geometry, Utrecht University, June 24, 2022

Venue

The lectures will take place in the Koningsberger Building (Budapestlaan 4a-b, 3584 CD Utrecht) in lecture hall Atlas (first floor). This building is located at the university campus Uithof (Utrecht Science Park) of Utrecht University.

Schedule

9:00-9:30
KBG Atlas
coffee
9:30-10:30 Federica Pasquotto:
Differential topology for orbifolds
coffee
11:00-12:00 Sobhan Seyfaddini:
Quasimorphisms and area-preserving homeomorphisms of the sphere
lunch
13:30-14:30
Sara Tukachinsky:
Bounding chains and deformations
coffee
15:00-15:45 Umberto Hryniewicz (colloquium talk)
Symplectic methods applied to systolic geometry
coffee
16:00-16:45 Umberto Hryniewicz
Existence of global surfaces of section, and applications
18:00 dinner

The dinner will take place at Humphrey's Restaurant at Stadhuisbrug 3 in Utrecht. You can get there from the university by taking the bus 28 from Botanische Tuinen to Neude and then walking 300 m.