May 2-8, 2014, Vanderbilt University, U.S.A.

Friday, | May 2 |

9:30-10:30 | Penneys |

Introduction to Subfactors I | |

11:00-12:00 | Mason |

Introduction to Vertex Operator Algebras I | |

14:00-15:00 | Gannon |

Introduction to Conformal Field Theory I | |

15:10-16:00 | Henriques |

A Categorification of the Notion of Von Neumann Algebra | |

16:40-17:30 | Dong |

On Classification of Rational Vertex Operator Algebras with Central Charge 1 | |

Saturday, | May 3 |

9:30-10:30 | Mason |

Introduction to Vertex Operator Algebras II | |

11:00-12:00 | Gannon |

Introduction to Conformal Field Theory II | |

14:00-15:00 | Penneys |

Introduction to Subfactors II | |

15:10-16:00 | Lepowsky |

Rational and Logarithmic Vertex Tensor Category Theory | |

16:40-17:30 | Toledano Laredo |

Braid Groups, Flat Connections and Quantum Groups | |

Sunday, | May 4 |

9:30-10:30 | Wassermann |

Operator Theoretic Aspects of Conformal Field Theory I | |

11:00-12:00 | Penneys |

Introduction to Subfactors III | |

14:00-15:00 | Mason |

Introduction to Vertex Operator Algebras III | |

15:10-16:00 | Hoehn |

Mathieu Moonshine and the Geometry of Hyperkähler Manifolds | |

16:40-17:30 | Ng |

Cauchyfs Theorem for Tensor Categories | |

Monday, | May 5 |

9:30-10:30 | Morrison |

Problems in the Classification of Small Index Subfactors I | |

11:00-12:00 | Gannon |

Introduction to Conformal Field Theory III | |

14:00-15:00 | Izumi |

Near Group Categories and Their Relatives: Cuntz Algebra Approach I | |

15:10-16:00 | Teicher |

Functorial Field Theories and Ring Spectra I | |

16:40-17:30 | Voiculescu |

Bi-free Convolution in the Plane and the Simplest Bi-free R-transform | |

17:40-18:30 | Evans |

K-theory and Conformal Field Theory | |

Tuesday, | May 6 |

9:30-10:30 | Teichner |

Functorial Field Theories and Ring Spectra II | |

11:00-12:00 | Wassermann |

Operator Theoretic Aspects of Conformal Field Theory II | |

14:00-15:00 | Izumi |

Near Group Categories and Their Relatives: Cuntz Algebra Approach II | |

15:10-16:00 | Stolz |

Factorization Algebras and Functorial Field Theories | |

16:40-17:30 | Xu |

On Mirror Extensions of Vertex Algebras | |

17:40-18:30 | Pavlov |

Tomita-Takesaki Theory via Modular Algebras | |

Wednesday, | May 7 |

9:30-10:30 | Wassermann |

Operator Theoretic Aspects of Conformal Field Theory III | |

11:00-12:00 | Teichner |

Functorial Field Theories and Ring Spectra III | |

14:00-15:00 | Morrison |

Problems in the Classification of Small Index Subfactors II | |

15:10-16:00 | Kawahigashi |

Boundary Conformal Field Theory, Subfactors and Tensor Categories | |

16:40-17:30 | Tenner |

Segal CFT at the Boundary | |

Thursday, | May 8 |

9:30-10:30 | Izumi |

Near Group Categories and Their Relatives: Cuntz Algebra Approach III | |

11:00-11:50 | Bischoff |

Topological Defects and Phase Boundaries in Algebraic Conformal Quantum Field Theory | |

12:00-13:00 | Morrison |

Problems in the Classification of Small Index Subfactors III |