Braid groups, configuration spaces and homotopy theory

Monday, July 23, 2018 (All day) to Friday, July 27, 2018 (All day)

The ICM2018 Satellite Conference "Braid groups, configuration spaces
and homotopy theory" will take place in Salvador de Bahia, Brazil, at
the Federal University of Bahia, from the 23rd to the 27th of July
2018. This meeting will focus on braid groups, configuration spaces
and homotopy theory, and the interplay between them. There will be
around 20 plenary talks given by invited speakers, as well as shorter
talks given by the participants.

More information about the meeting may be found on the website of the

For those participants who wish to present work, the deadline for
registration and for submitting their work is the 2nd of March 2018.
For other participants, the deadline for registration is the 31st of May 2018.

On behalf of the organisers,
Daciberg Gonçalves, John Guaschi and Oscar Ocampo.

Federal University of Bahia
Praia Ondina
Salvador - Bahia
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