Monday, August 24th, 2009, 1:30PM  5PM Science Center 507
1:30 PM Welcome & Coffee Common Room on 4th Floor
23 PM David Nadler, Northwestern Representation theory via topological field theory
34 PM Tea Common Room on 4th Floor
45 PM Curt McMullen, Harvard, Perspectives on moduli space from topology, geometry and analysis
Tuesday, August 25th, 2009, 9AM  5PM Science Center 507
99:30 AM Breakfast
9:3010:30 AM Dennis Sullivan, Stony Brook Stratification of String Space
10:3011 AM Coffee 5th Floor
1112 AM Kate Poirier, CUNY String diagrams and a compactification of moduli spaces of Riemann surfaces
12 1:30 PM Lunch
1:302 PM Coffee 5th Floor
2 3 PM David Nadler, Northwestern Representation theory via topological field theory (II)
3 4 PM Tea 5th Floor
4 5 PM Nathaniel Rounds, Stony Brook Local Poincare Duality
5 PM Reception & Dinner in the Common Room on the 4th floor. BBQ from Redbones. Beer and Wine.
Wednesday, August 26th, 2009, 9AM5PM Science Center 507
9 9:30 AM Breakfast
9:30 10:30AM David Nadler, Northwestern Representation theory via topological field theory (III)
10:3011 AM Coffee Common Room on 4th Floor
11 12 AM Joe Harris, Harvard TBA
12 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 2 PM Coffee Common Room on 4th Floor
2 3 PM Group Discussion
3 4 PM Tea Common Room on 4th Floor
4 5 PM Group Discussion
Thursday, August 27th, 2009, 9AM5PM, Science Center 530
9 9:30 AM Breakfast
9:30 10:30 AM David Ayala, Harvard University
10:3011 AM Coffee Common Room on 4th Floor
11 12 AM Chris SchommerPries A Generators and Relations Approach to Local Topological Field Theories
12 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 2 PM Coffee Common Room on 4th Floor
2 3 PM Orlando Alvarez TBA
3 4 PM Tea Common Room on 4th Floor
4 5 PM Kevin Costello, Northwestern A mathematical approach to Bosonic string theory
Friday, August 28th, 2009, 9AMNoon, Science Center 507
9 9:30 AM Breakfast
9:30 10:30 AM Mark Behrens, MIT TBA
10:3011 AM Coffee Common Room on 4th Floor
11 12 AM Orlando Alvarez TBA
