October 15-19, 2018, Banff International Research Station, Canada

Monday, October 15 | ||

8:45-9:30 | Victor Ostrik | Categorical property T |

9:30-10:15 | Eric Rowell | Applications of Gauging and Anyon Condensation |

10:45-11:30 | Dmitri Nikshych | Invertible braided module categories and graded braided extensions of fusion categories |

11:30-12:00 | Colleen Delaney | Towards fusion rules for permutation extensions and gaugings of modular tensor categories |

Tuesday, October 16 | ||

8:30-9:15 | Corey Jones | Spontaneous symmetry breaking from anyon condensation |

9:15-10:00 | Zhenghan Wang | On generalized symmetries of modular categories |

10:30-11:15 | Ana Ros Camacho | A gentle invitation to the Landau-Ginzburg/conformal field theory correspondence |

11:15-12:00 | Kevin Walker | Higher algebra objects and completions of n-categories |

Wednesday, October 17 | ||

8:30-9:15 | Andrew Schopieray | Frobenius-Perron dimensions and fusion subcategories |

9:15-10:00 | Noah Snyder | The Morita equivalence class of the Extended Haagerup fusion categories and Graph Planar Algebra embeddings |

10:30-11:15 | Masaki Izumi | Five infinite families of potential modular data related to quadratic categories |

11:15-12:00 | Makoto Yamashita | Dynamical characterization of categorical Morita equivalence for compact quantum groups |

Thursday, October 18 | ||

8:30-9:15 | Theo Johnson-Freyd | Galois action on gauge anomalies |

9:15-10:00 | Christoph Schweigert | Construction of state sum models with defects |

10:30-11:15 | Yasuyuki Kawahigashi | The relative Drinfeld commutants and the relative Verlinde formula |

11:15-12:00 | Cesar Neyit Galindo Martinez | Reflection fusion categories |

Friday, October 19 | ||

8:30-9:15 | Peter Schauenburg | Topological invariants of modular tensor categories |

9:15-10:00 | Zhengwei Liu | An answer to Kac's question on Coxeter exponents |

10:30-11:15 | James Tener | Subfactors from vertex operator algebras |

11:15-12:00 | Terry Gannon |