AMS Sectional Meeting Program by Special Session
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2008 Fall Central Section Meeting
Kalamazoo, MI, October 1719, 2008 (Friday  Sunday)
Meeting #1043
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS
susan@math.northwestern.edu
Special Session on Homotopy Theory

Saturday October 18, 2008, 8:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.
Special Session on Homotopy Theory, I
Room 1030, Fetzer Center
Organizers:
Michele Intermont, Kalamazoo College intermon@kzoo.edu
John R. Martino, Western Michigan University john.martino@wmich.edu
Jeffrey A. Strom, Western Michigan University jeff.strom@wmich.edu

Saturday October 18, 2008, 3:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
Special Session on Homotopy Theory, II
Room 1030, Fetzer Center
Organizers:
Michele Intermont, Kalamazoo College intermon@kzoo.edu
John R. Martino, Western Michigan University john.martino@wmich.edu
Jeffrey A. Strom, Western Michigan University jeff.strom@wmich.edu

Sunday October 19, 2008, 9:00 a.m.11:50 a.m.
Special Session on Homotopy Theory, III
Room 1030, Fetzer Center
Organizers:
Michele Intermont, Kalamazoo College intermon@kzoo.edu
John R. Martino, Western Michigan University john.martino@wmich.edu
Jeffrey A. Strom, Western Michigan University jeff.strom@wmich.edu

9:00 a.m.
Discussion

9:30 a.m.
On interpreting cohomological obstructions to topologically realizing $\Pi$algebras.
David Blanc, University of Haifa, Israel
Mark W Johnson, Pennsylvania State University, Altoona
James M Turner*, Calvin College
(104355142)

10:00 a.m.
An introduction to directed homotopy theory.
Peter Bubenik*, Cleveland State University
(10435581)

10:30 a.m.
Equivariant fixed point theory.
Kate Ponto*, University of Notre Dame
(104355139)

11:00 a.m.
Operads, corings, and homotopy morphisms.
Jonathan Scott*, Cleveland State University
(104355146)

11:30 a.m.
Homotopy theory of colored PROPs.
Mark W. Johnson*, Penn State Altoona
Donald Yau, The Ohio State University at Newark
(104355117)
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