Geometry and Topology: A conference in honor of Martin Bendersky's seventieth birthday and in commemoration of our friend and colleague Sam Gitler

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 9:00am to Saturday, March 21, 2015 - 5:00pm
For the full schedule, please see the conference website at: http://web.math.princeton.edu/conference/Bendersky-Gitler/Sponsors: CUNY Graduate Center and the Mathematics Department of Princeton University. A banquet will be held on Friday, March 20. Speakers:Mohammed Abouzaid (Columbia University)Alejandro Adem (UBC)Anton Ayzenberg (Osaka City University)Daniel Cristofaro-Gardiner (Harvard University)Michael Davis (Ohio State University)Jesus Gonzalez (CINVESTAV)Yael Karshon (University of Toronto)Nick Kuhn (University of Virginia)Mikiya Masuda (Osaka City University)Santiago López de Medrano (UNAM)Haynes Miller (MIT)Jeremy Miller (Stanford)Taras Panov (Moscow State University)Doug Ravenel (University of Rochester)Dong Youp Suh (KAIST)Rob Thompson (CUNY)Susan Tolman (Urbana)Michael Wiemeler (University of Augsburg)Gareth Williams (Open University/Cornell)W. Stephen Wilson (Johns Hopkins) Chairs of the lecture sessions:Sylvain Cappell (Courant Institute)Don Davis (Lehigh University)Jim Milgram (Stanford)Jo Nelson (IAS)Peter Landweber (Rutgers University)Bill Singer (Fordham University)Alex Suciu (Northeastern)John McCleary (Vassar)Joe Neisendorfer (University of Rochester)  Evening session speakers:Ana Rita PiresAgnès BeaudryDon StanleyShinataro KurokiMainak PoddarSuyoung ChoiFatemeh Mohammadi  Organizers: Tony Bahri, Bill Browder, Fred Cohen and Tara Holm.