2015 Lehigh University Geometry and Topology Conference

2015 Lehigh University Geometry and Topology Conference in honor of Don Davis.

Dates: May 22-24, 2015

The annual Lehigh University Geometry/Topology Conference in 2015 will be held May 22-24, 2015, at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. This time the focus will be primarily on algebraic topology, celebrating the 70th birthday of Don Davis.

The conference will start at 11:00 am on Friday, May 22. The first talk will begin at 11:00 Friday, and the last talk will end before 3:00 Sunday, May 24.

Principal Speakers

In addition, at 1:30 on 5/22, Martin Bendersky will give a talk On the work of Don Davis.

There will be parallel sessions of contributed talks, divided roughly between Homotopy theory, Abstract algebraic topology, Applied algebraic topology, and Differential and geometric topology. Those interested in speaking should submit an abstract with their registration.. The deadline for registering for contributed talks is May 1,2015.

Abstracts of Talks

Abstracts of talks are now available. Please let me know of any mistakes or ommissions.

Schedule of Talks

Schedule is now available. We presume this will be the final schedule, but do check with the posted schedules upon arrival for any last-minute changes.

There will be a $35 registration fee for all participants. Continental breakfast will be provided Saturday and Sunday mornings. Saturday evening there will be a banquet at no additional cost. The deadline for registering for housing, and the banquet will be May 10, 2015.

The conference is supported by Journal of Differential Geometry and Lehigh University, and NSF. Limited travel support is available, and the priority will be given to recent PhD's, current graduate students and members of underrepresented groups. Participants interested in being considered for this support should complete the request for travel support form no later than May 1, 2015.

Conference Organizers:

More information will be available at this site as it becomes available. Please check back from time to time.

Travel Information We will update bus schedules between Bethlehem and the Newark Airport, and between Bethlehem and Phildelphia. In addition, there are several area and campus maps.


The easiest way to register for this conference is to use the Web form here: Registration Form.

Participants as of 5/21/2015

Participants as of 5/20/2015 Here is the list of current participants, as of this date. If you should be on this list, but aren't, please contact david.johnson@lehigh.edu.

If you have difficulty with the registration form, contact David Johnson at the address below:

Last Modified May 20, 2015 by David Johnson david.johnson@lehigh.edu.

David L. Johnson
14 E. Packer Avenue
Department of Mathematics
Lehigh University
Bethlehem, PA 18015-3174

Telephone: (610) 758-3759

For more information, send e-mail to david.johnson@Lehigh.EDU, or click here, if your web server supports forms. Information Request