Notes from selected conferences or lectures in reverse chronological order. Warning: some of these are quite incomplete and contain errors/confusions. I’m not always following!
Low-dimensional actions of 3-manifold groups (uB, Dijon, November 2019)
Baik, Harry - Flows and foliations in 3-manifolds and laminar groups
Boyer, Steve - The orderability 3-manifold groups and topology
Guilloux, Antonin - An introduction to arithmetic lattices of PSL(2,C)
Louisa, Paoluzzi - An introduction to (hyperbolic) 3-manifolds and their fundamental groups
Note: Link to conference website
Aspects of Geometric Group Theory (IHES, Paris, July 2019)
Benoist, Yves - Arithmeticity of Discrete Groups
Bux, Kai-Uwe - Thompson Groups
Charney, Ruth - Artin Groups
Dahmani, François - Hyperbolicity and Generalizations
Erschler, Anna - Growth and Isoperimetric Inequalities in Groups
Mann, Kathryn - Diffeomorphisms of the Circle
Minsky, Yair - Mapping Class Group and Curve Complex
Vogtmann, Karen - Outer Automorphisms of Free Groups
Walsh, Genevieve - Boundaries of Hyperbolic and Relatively Hyperbolic Groups
Wienhard, Anna - Hyperbolic Structures on Surface
Wise, Daniel T. - CAT(0) Cube Complexes
Note: Lecture recordings and exercises available on the conference website.
Simons Semester (IMPAN, Warsaw, May 2019)
Osin, Denis - Acylindrically hyperbolic groups
Note: More notes from the semester can be found here on the conference website.
Small Cancellation Theory (UAM, Madrid, January 2019)
Course by Dominik Gruber
Note: Gruber’s website.
Groups and Geometries (CIRM, Marseille, Jan 2019)
Coulon, Rémi - Groups as Geometric objects
Kar, Aditi - Geometry of non positive curvature
Nir, Lazarovich - CAT(0) cube complexes
Marquis, Ludovic - Hyperbolic Geometry
Note: Link to conference website.
Logic and Algorithms in Group Theory (HIM, Bonn, September 2018)
Chiodo, Maurice - Undecidability in Groups
Holt, Derek - Algorithms for finitely-presented groups
Thom, Andreas - Stability and invariant random subgroups
Note: Recorded talks and additional notes can be found on the conference website.
Computational Group Theory (UPV, Bilbao, February 2018)
GAP course by Urban Jezernik and Primož Moravec
Note: GAP demos and exercises sheet can be found on the conference website.
Adventures in C-star Algebra (McGill U, Montreal, Summer 2016)
Course by Jane Panangaden