Conference schedule Monday, August 8 09:00 – 10:00 Plenary lecture: Richard B. Melrose Loop spaces, string structures and quantization 10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break 10:30 – 13:15 Invited lectures 10:30 – 11:15 Damian Osajda Aspherical manifolds with exotic fundamental groups 11:30 – 12:15 Aleksandr S. Mishchenko Homotopy Classification of Transitive Lie Algebroids 12:30 – 13:15 Norbert Poncin Generalized Courant algebroids 13:15 – 14:30 Lunch break 14:30 – 15:00 Coffee break 15:00 – 17:30 Contributory lectures Alexander Fel’shtyn Twisted Burnside-Frobenius theory and groups with the property $R_{\infty}$ Jakub Gismatullin On approximation properties of groups Andronic Arutyunov On derivations in group algebras Aram Arutyunov Coincidence point theory in metric spaces Piotr Mormul Engel manifolds. Towards Goursat manifolds Tuesday, August 9 09:00 – 10:00 Plenary lecture: Xiang Tang An Analytic Grothendieck-Riemann-Roch Theorem 10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break 10:30 – 13:15 Invited lectures 10:30 – 11:15 Mikiya Masuda Cohomology of regular Hessenberg varieties 11:30 – 12:15 Jarosław Kędra Boundedness properties of groups 12:30 – 13:15 Jan Dymara Boundary unitary representations — right-angled hyperbolic buildings 13:15 – 14:30 Lunch break 14:30 – 15:00 Coffee break 15:00 – 17:30 Contributory lectures Theodore Popelensky Toda conjecture mod p > 3 Quitzeh Morales Melendez On the invariance of the signature of a manifold with proper action of a discrete group Yury Ustinovskiy Projective toric generators in the unitary cobordism ring Tomohiro Fukaya The coarse Baum-Connes conjecture for product of nonpositive curved groups and spaces Alexey Tuzhilin On Geometry of Gromov-Hausdorff Metric Space Wednesday, August 10 09:00 – 10:00 Plenary lecture: Huaxin Lin Classification of simple amenable C*-algebras 10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break 10:30 – 13:15 Invited lectures 10:30 – 11:15 Weiping Zhang Positive scalar curvature on foliations 11:30 – 12:15 Anton Savin Elliptic problems associated with diffeomorphisms of manifolds with boundary 12:30 – 13:15 Huitao Feng Superconnections and a Finslerian Gauss-Bonnet-Chern formula 13:15 – 14:30 Lunch break 14:30 – 15:00 Coffee break 15:00 – 17:00 Contributory lectures Bogusław Hajduk Some constructions on K-contact manifolds Josef Mikes On geodesic mappings David Szeghy On infinitesimal orbit types Tomasz Rybicki n-transitivity of bisection groups of Lie and symplectic groupoids Thursday, August 11 09:00 – 10:00 Plenary lecture: Alejandro Adem Commutativity, Bundles and K-theory 10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break 10:30 – 13:15 Invited lectures 10:30 – 11:15 Jonathan Rosenberg Cohomology and twisted K-theory of compact Lie groups 11:30 – 12:15 Vladimir Manuilov K-Theory and balanced pairs 12:30 – 13:15 Petr M. Akhmet’ev Keirvaire Problems in Stable Homotopy Theory 13:15 – 14:30 Lunch break 14:30 – 15:00 Coffee break 15:00 – 17:00 Contributory lectures Matthias Franz A quotient criterion for syzygies in equivariant cohomology Carlos Segovia Gonzalez Equivariant Morse theory Georgy Sharygin Deformation quantization and vector fields Vagif Gasimov About automorphisms of generalized algebra of Heisenberg Friday, August 12 09:00 – 10:00 Plenary lecture: Yuri Kordyukov Lefschetz trace formulas for flows on foliated manifolds 10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break 10:30 – 13:15 Invited lectures 10:30 – 11:15 Fei Han T-duality, loop spaces and twisted Bismut-Chern character 11:30 – 12:15 Gael Meigniez Minimal foliations and the h-principle 12:30 – 13:15 Nicolae Teleman Prospectives in index theory 13:15 – 14:30 Lunch break 14:30 – 15:00 Coffee break