## All past talks

Here is a list of all talks given at the Australian Category Seminar. Click on the title for an abstract, or on the speaker's name for other talks by that speaker.

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### 8 February 2017, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Bourke – Algebraic weak equivalences
- 4pm: Emily Riehl – Cell complex presentations for Reedy categories

### 1 February 2017, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Toil and trouble with Drinfeld's double
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Braidings on skew monoidal categories

### 18 January 2017, Macquarie

- 2pm: Philip Hackney – Higher cyclic operads
- 4pm: James Dolan – Quantales from kaleidoscopes

### 11 January 2017, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Local convolution and MonCat-bicategories
- 4pm: David White – Model categories, the Grothendieck construction, and operads

### 14 December 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Brendan Fong – All hypergraph categories are decorated corelation categories
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Faa di Bruno for operads and internal algebras

### 7 December 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Walter Tholen – V-topological spaces
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Systems of weak pre-models

### 30 November 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Walter Tholen – Approximate injectivity
- 4pm: Branko Nikolic – Relativity via enrichment

### 23 November 2016, Macquarie

- 1.45pm: Remy Tuyeras – Category theory and the real world
- 4pm: Martin Markl – Open-closed modular operads, Cardy condition and string field theory

### 16 November 2016, Macquarie

- 1.30pm: James Dolan – The quantale of alternating sign matrices

### 9 November 2016, Macquarie

- 1.30pm: John Bourke – Iterated injectivity
- 4pm: Christopher Nguyen – Label structures - another kind of parity structure

### 2 November 2016, Macquarie

- 4pm: Mitch Buckley – Skew warpings in Hopf algebras

### 19 October 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Bourke – Monads and theories
- 4pm: Alexander Campbell – Verdier's hypercovering theorem in higher topos theory

### 12 October 2016, Macquarie

- 1:30pm: Alexander Campbell – A factorisation system for indexed pseudofunctors
- 4pm: James Dolan – Projective planes and 3=infinity

### 5 October 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Reminder on Kock-Zoberlein monads
- 4pm: Richard Garner – In search of a terminal biring

### 28 September 2016, Macquarie

- 1:30pm: John Bourke – Flat cocompletions and lex colimits
- 4pm: James Dolan – Incidence geometries as enriched categories

### 21 September 2016, Macquarie

- 1:30pm: John Bourke – Weak maps and accessibility
- 4pm: James Dolan – Incidence geometries as enriched categories (part 1)

### 14 September 2016, Macquarie

- 1:30pm: Daniel Lin – A hitchhiker's guide to cocompleting locally small restriction categories
- 4pm: Simon Burton – A homological perspective on quantum codes

### 7 September 2016, Macquarie

- 1:30pm: John Bourke – Makkai's generalised sketches and two-dimensional universal algebra
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Cosimplicial monoids, E_n-algebras and Davydov-Yetter cohomology

### 31 August 2016, Macquarie

- 1:30pm: Richard Garner – Generalised Lawvere theories via enrichment
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Universal properties of slice constructions

### 24 August 2016, Macquarie

- 1:30pm: John Power – Theorem proving in logic programming: embracing the laxness
- 4pm: James Dolan – Projective planes as enriched categories (part 2)

### 17 August 2016, Macquarie

- 1:30pm: Marcy Robertson – Quasi-Properads
- 4pm: Steve Lack – (Generalized) operadic categories, skew monoidal categories, and comprehensive factorization

### 27 July 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Comprehensive factorization for operadic categories
- 2pm: Robert Burklund – Classifying properties of the Catalan simplicial set

### 20 July 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: James Dolan – Projective planes as enriched categories (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Non-standard arities

### 13 July 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Pierre-Louis Curien – Algebraic structure on the faces of the families of simplices, associahedra, permutohedra respectively
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Du Pareigis

### 6 July 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Pierre-Louis Curien – Hypergraph polytopes and weak Cat-operads, after Dosen and Petric
- 4pm: Edoardo Lanari – n-quasicategories and Theta_n-spaces

### 29 June 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Edoardo Lanari – Homotopy theory of (complete) Segal spaces
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Mixed opwreaths and coherence spaces

### 22 June 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Right properness of simplicial sets a la arXiv:1510.00669
- 4pm: Steve Lack – A microcosm for opmonoidal monads

### 1 June 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Monads extending from Set to Rel
- 4pm: Branko Nikolic – Strictification tensor product of 2-categories (part 3)

### 25 May 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Branko Nikolic – Strictification tensor product of 2-categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Monoidal twisted coactions

### 18 May 2016, Macquarie

- 4pm: Branko Nikolic – Strictification tensor product of 2-categories (part 1)

### 11 May 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ramon Abud Alcala – Right skew monoidales are monads of lax actions (part 2)
- 4pm: Hardy Hulley – A category-theoretic approach to probability theory (part 3)

### 4 May 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ramon Abud Alcala – Right skew monoidales are monads of lax actions (part 1)
- 4pm: Hardy Hulley – A category-theoretic approach to probability theory (part 2)

### 27 April 2016, Macquarie

- 4pm: Hardy Hulley – A category-theoretic approach to probability theory (part 1)

### 6 April 2016, Macquarie

- 4pm: Ross Street – Mixed wreaths

### 23 March 2016, Macquarie

### 16 March 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Edoardo Lanari – Homotopy colimits and realization fibrations
- 4pm: Alexander Campbell – A slightly incoherent approach to 2-stacks (part 2)

### 9 March 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexander Campbell – A slightly incoherent approach to 2-stacks (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Ultrafilters, restriction categories and "Maschke's lemma"

### 24 February 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – The model bicategory of model categories
- 4pm: James Dolan – Category-theoretic logic and geometric relationships, or: Why you should be interested in double cosets

### 17 February 2016, Macquarie

- 2:30pm: Ramon Abud-Alcala – Monads and enriched icons

### 3 February 2016, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Wreath convolution
- 4pm: Steve Lack – An example of skew reflection involving representations of bialgebroids

### 16 December 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – The twisted arrow category
- 4pm: James Dolan – The moduli stack of elliptic curves

### 9 December 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Rigidifying weakly globular pseudo n-fold categories
- 4pm: James Dolan – Moduli stacks with and without algebraic geometry (part 2)

### 2 December 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Charles Walker – Local reflections between relations, spans and polynomials
- 4pm: Simona Paoli – Segalic pseudo-functors and their strictification

### 25 November 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Daniel Lin – Restriction free cocompletion via restriction presheaves
- 4pm: James Dolan – Moduli stacks with and without algebraic geometry (part 1)

### 11 November 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Weakly globular n-fold categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Roald Koudenburg – A double-dimensional approach to formal category theory (part 5)

### 4 November 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Roald Koudenburg – A double-dimensional approach to formal category theory (part 4)
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Universal construction of models for generalised sketches (part 3)

### 28 October 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Weakly globular n-fold categories (part 1)
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Universal construction of models for generalised sketches (part 2)

### 21 October 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Remy Tuyeras – Universal construction of models for generalised sketches (part 1)
- 4pm: Roald Koudenburg – A double-dimensional approach to formal category theory (part 3)

### 14 October 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Roald Koudenburg – A double-dimensional approach to formal category theory (part 2)
- 4pm: Alexander Campbell – Higher categorical foundations of non-abelian cohomology (part 3)

### 7 October 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Roald Koudenburg – A double-dimensional approach to formal category theory (part 1)
- 4pm: Alexander Campbell – Higher categorical foundations of non-abelian cohomology (part 2)

### 30 September 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Toric varieties and manifolds a la Grandis--Cockett
- 4pm: Simona Paoli – Weakly globular pseudo n-fold categories

### 23 September 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexander Campbell – Higher categorical foundations of non-abelian cohomology (part 1)
- 4pm: James Dolan – Toposes of toric quasicoherent sheaves (part 3)

### 16 September 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Homotopically discrete n-fold categories (part 2)
- 4pm: James Dolan – Toposes of toric quasicoherent sheaves (part 2)

### 9 September 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Homotopically discrete n-fold categories (part 1)
- 4pm: James Dolan – Toposes of toric quasicoherent sheaves (part 1)

### 2 September 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Branislav Jurčo – Operads, homotopy algebras and strings
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Shapely monads and analytic functors on presheaf categories (part 4)

### 19 August 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Weak globularity: an overview (part 2)
- 4pm: Mitch Buckley – The orientals as iterated cones

### 12 August 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Weak globularity: an overview
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Shapely monads and analytic functors on presheaf categories (part 3)

### 5 August 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Shapely monads and analytic functors on presheaf categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Pseudo-commutativity d'apres Bourke

### 29 July 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Shapely monads and analytic functors on presheaf categories (part 1)
- 4pm: James Dolan – Galois theory for beginners (part 3)

### 22 July 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Hochschild cohomology and paracyclic structures (part 2)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Tambara's work on finite categories (part 2)

### 15 July 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Hochschild cohomology and paracyclic structures (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Tambara's work on finite categories (part 1)

### 8 July 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – An embedding theorem for tangent categories
- 4pm: James Dolan – Galois theory for beginners (part 2)

### 1 July 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: James Dolan – Galois theory for beginners (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – The free mixed distributive law

### 3 June 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Poon Leung – Towards an extended tangent structure
- 4pm: Ramon Abud Alcala – Coalgebroids and their comodules

### 27 May 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Paul Slevin – Paracyclic objects
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Free (co)completion without Yoneda

### 20 May 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Matthew Burke – Lie's second theorem in the Cahiers topos
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Synthetic differentiation of species

### 13 May 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Matthew Burke – Jet categories in the Cahiers topos
- 4pm: Richard Garner – The Campbell--Baker--Hausdorff adjunction

### 6 May 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – A skew view of lax algebras
- 4pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: toric varieties (part 3)

### 29 April 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: toric varieties (part 2)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – When coproducts are biproducts

### 22 April 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Another Catalan simplicial set
- 4pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: toric varieties

### 15 April 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: the projective line in detail (part 3)
- 4pm: Paul Slevin – Cyclic homology from adjunctions

### 8 April 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Skew collages
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Remarks on crossed internal categories in toposes

### 1 April 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – How not to enrich over a duoidal category
- 4pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: the projective line in detail (part 2)

### 25 March 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Joachim Kock – Schmitt's restriction species, and a related general construction of decomposition spaces
- 4pm: Steve Lack – The Catalan simplicial set strikes again

### 18 March 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Joachim Kock – Decomposition spaces and incidence algebras
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Props from operads via codescent

### 11 March 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Joachim Kock – Graphs, hypergraphs and properads (part 2)
- 4pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: the projective line in detail (part 1)

### 4 March 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Joachim Kock – Graphs, hypergraphs and properads (part 1)
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Codescent for crossed internal categories

### 25 February 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Joachim Kock – Joyal theorems for homotopical species
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Model structures on algebras of operads

### 18 February 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: commutative monads and belief doctrines (part 2)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Weighted convolution of Joyal species, and related concepts (part 2)

### 4 February 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Weighted convolution of Joyal species, and related concepts (part 1)
- 4pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: commutative monads and belief doctrines (part 1)

### 21 January 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – An efficient construction of the orientals
- 4pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: a catalog of algebro-geometric theories (part 2)

### 14 January 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – A factorization for closed functors
- 4pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists: a catalog of algebro-geometric theories (part 1)

### 7 January 2015, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Lagrangian Algebras in Braided Categories
- 4pm: James Dolan – Algebraic geometry for category theorists

### 17 December 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Paul Slevin – Factorizations of distributive laws
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – All things modular: categories, data and invariants

### 10 December 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Clubs and operads II
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Dendroidal resolution of dg-operads

### 3 December 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Homological lalis (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Homological lalis (part 2)

### 19 November 2014, Macquarie

- 1.30pm: Jim Andrianopoulos – Skew monoidales in Span
- 2pm: Remy Tuyeras – On reflective subcategories
- 3.30pm: Ramón Abud Alcalá – Hopf algebroids
- 3pm: Poon Leung – The free tangent structure
- 4pm: Alexander Campbell – Combinatorial aspects of higher-dimensional algebra

### 18 November 2014, Macquarie

- 3pm: Christopher Nguyen – Towards a polytope interpretation of parity complexes

### 12 November 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – A monoidal miscellany
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Quasicategorical lalis, with applications to quasicategorical limits and colimits, Grothendieck fibrations, Kan extensions, and so on

### 5 November 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Tom Hirschowitz – Concurrent game semantics (part 2)
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – The 2-category theory of cartesian fibrations of quasi-categories (part 2)

### 29 October 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Tom Hirschowitz – Concurrent game semantics (part 1)
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – The 2-category theory of cartesian fibrations of quasi-categories (part 1)

### 22 October 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Multiplier bialgebras in braided monoidal categories
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Fibred lex colimits (part 2)

### 8 October 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Fibred lex colimits (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Semiadjoints

### 24 September 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jonas Frey – Realizability toposes, uniform preorders, and quantaloid enriched categories (part 3)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – The uniform family approach to realizability toposes

### 17 September 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jonas Frey – Realizability toposes, uniform preorders, and quantaloid enriched categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – On right lifting properties in homotopy theory (part 2)

### 10 September 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jonas Frey – Realizability toposes, uniform preorders, and quantaloid enriched categories (part 1)
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – On right lifting properties in homotopy theory (part 1)

### 27 August 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – The formal theory of monads 1.5
- 4pm: Ross Street – Skew reflections

### 20 August 2014, Macquarie

- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Quasi-categories, profunctors and equipments
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Spines, or how to prove the 2-out-of-3 property (part 3)

### 13 August 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Re-revisiting the nerve theorem
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Spines, or how to prove the 2-out-of-3 property (part 2)

### 6 August 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Oleg Bogopolski – Introduction to limit groups
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Spines, or how to prove the 2-out-of-3 property (part 1)

### 30 July 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – A short operadic proof of the Baez-Dolan stabilization hypothesis
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Clubs and operads

### 16 July 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: David White – Eilenberg-Moore model categories and monoidal Bousfield localization (part 1)
- 4pm: David White – Eilenberg-Moore model categories and monoidal Bousfield localization (part 2)

### 11 June 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexander Campbell – Parity complexes redux (part 2)
- 4pm: Jim Andrianopoulos – Skew monoidales in Span

### 4 June 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: David Jordan – Some aspects of Australian category theory in topological field theory
- 4pm: Matthew Burke – A synthetic perspective on the integrability of Lie algebroids (part 3)

### 28 May 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Poon Leung – More on talking about Weil algebras (part 2)
- 4pm: Matthew Burke – A synthetic perspective on the integrability of Lie algebroids (part 2)

### 21 May 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Matthew Burke – A synthetic perspective on the integrability of Lie algebroids (part 1)
- 4pm: Poon Leung – More on talking about Weil algebras (part 1)

### 14 May 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexander Campbell – Parity complexes redux (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Comparison of adjunctions between free cocompletions

### 7 May 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Clemens Berger – Moment categories and operads (part 2)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – The Isbell monad

### 30 April 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Clemens Berger – Moment categories and operads (part 1)
- 4pm: Mark Weber – pi_0-exact squares of 2-categories (part 3)

### 23 April 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – pi_0-exact squares of 2-categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Further skew aspects of operads

### 16 April 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – pi_0-exact squares of 2-categories (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Reedy categories, Grothendieck fibrations, and the Isbell envelope

### 9 April 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ezra Getzler – Derived stacks in algebraic geometry and categories of fibrant objects
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Operadic categories and duoidal Deligne's conjecture (part 5)

### 2 April 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Skew aspects of operads
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Operadic categories and duoidal Deligne's conjecture (part 4)

### 26 March 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Operadic categories and duoidal Deligne's conjecture (part 3)
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Descent conditions and vertebras (part 3)

### 19 March 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Remy Tuyeras – Descent conditions and vertebras (part 2)
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Operadic categories and duoidal Deligne's conjecture (part 2)

### 12 March 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Operadic categories and duoidal Deligne's conjecture (part 1)
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Descent conditions and vertebras (part 1)

### 5 March 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – More ordinal notation
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Completeness results for quasi-categories of algebras, homotopy limits, and related general constructions (part 2)

### 26 February 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Exact squares via codescent
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Ordinal notation

### 19 February 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Completeness results for quasi-categories of algebras, homotopy limits, and related general constructions (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Even more on combinatorial categorical equivalences

### 12 February 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Combinatorial categorical equivalences
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Remarks on Catalan sets

### 5 February 2014, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – A setting for some equivalences of additive presheaf categories
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Codescent for crossed internal categories

### 11 December 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Relations
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Reedy remarks

### 4 December 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Gabriella Böhm – On Hopf monoids in duoidal categories
- 4pm: Ramón Abud Alcalá – Hereditary Torsion Theories in Module Categories

### 27 November 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jim Andrianopoulos – Elementary remarks on units in a skew monoidal category
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Torsion-free subcategories of semiabelian categories (part 2)

### 20 November 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Martin Markl – Algebraic structures of string field theory
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Torsion-free subcategories of semiabelian categories

### 6 November 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Morita equivalence of strong epimorphisms and partial maps
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Universal properties of Poly(E) (part 2)

### 30 October 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – On the duoidal structure of functorial factorisations
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Universal properties of Poly(E) (part 1)

### 23 October 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – An equivalence of categories relevant to combinatorics and representation theory
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Combinatorial structure of type dependency (part 3)

### 16 October 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Quantum matrices and *-autonomy
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Combinatorial structure of type dependency (part 2)

### 9 October 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Poon Leung – Tangent Structure, Graphs are the Weil to go
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Vertebras, or, how to build model structures (part 3)

### 2 October 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Combinatorial structure of type dependency (part 1)
- 4pm: Remy Tuyeras – Vertebras, or, how to build model structures (part 2)

### 25 September 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Remy Tuyeras – Vertebras, or, how to build model structures (part 1)
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Quasi Hopf algebras and Eilenberg-Moore objects (part 2)

### 18 September 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Benjamin Alarcón Heredia – Homotopy pullbacks induced by bicategories
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Quasi Hopf algebras and Eilenberg-Moore objects (part 1)

### 11 September 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – The Davydov-Runkel BMC alternative
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Hopf-Galois extensions (part 4)

### 4 September 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Wreath product with Delta (part 2)
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Hopf-Galois extensions (part 3)

### 28 August 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Wreath product with Delta (part 1)
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Hopf-Galois extensions (part 2)

### 21 August 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ignacio López Franco – Hopf-Galois extensions (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Limit sketches in bicategories

### 14 August 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Benjamin Alarcón Heredia – Nerves of tricategories
- 4pm: Ross Street – Pointwise extensions in bicategories

### 7 August 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Remy Tuyeras – On different ways of being small (part 2)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Right normalization of skew monoidal categories, with applications to monads

### 31 July 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – The no-iteration approach to monads, and its bicategorical and skew variants
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Expository remarks on Dedekind--Mac Neille--Isbell--Lambek completion

### 24 July 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Tom Leinster – The magnitude of a graph
- 4pm: Thomas Athorne – Cell complexes are sometimes presheaves

### 17 July 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Cecilia Flori – Compositories and gleaves
- 4pm: John Bourke – Double categories, algebraic weak factorisation systems and lali's

### 26 June 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Remy Tuyeras – On different ways of being small (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Topological = total (part 2)

### 19 June 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Topological = total (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Convolution

### 5 June 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Quasialgebraic aspects of topology

### 22 May 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Flocks askew
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Exponentiability of spaces: another proof (part 3)

### 15 May 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ignacio López Franco – Exponentiability of spaces: another proof (part 2)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Expository remarks on fat orthogonal reflection

### 8 May 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Finitary monads, Lawvere theories, and Cauchy completion (part 2)
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Exponentiability of spaces: another proof (part 1)

### 1 May 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Finitary monads, Lawvere theories, and Cauchy completion (part 1)
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – When the category of algebras of a polynomial monad can not have a transferred model structure

### 10 April 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Samson Abramsky – The Sheaf-Theoretic Structure Of Non-Locality and Contextuality
- 4pm: Jamie Vicary – The Geometry of Quantum and Classical Information

### 3 April 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Pointwise left extensions in 2-categories of algebras of a 2-monad
- 4pm: Richard Garner – More on cofibrant simplicial sets

### 27 March 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mitchell Buckley – Skew-monoidal categories as simplicial maps into nerves
- 4pm: Steve Lack – The Catalan simplicial set

### 20 March 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Cofibrant simplicial sets
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Hopf monads and dualizations

### 6 March 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mike Johnson – Coherence geometrically: Thoughts on last week's talks
- 4pm: Ignacio López Franco – Duoidal categories of Eilenberg-Moore algebras

### 27 February 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Prakash Panangaden – Duality for Probabilistic Automata
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Coherence for skew monoidal categories

### 20 February 2013, Macquarie

- 2pm: Remy Tuyeras – Can topological weak equivalences be seen as equivalences of weak omega-categories?
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – h-monoidal model categories and left properness

### 19 December 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Quasi-annihilators for module categories
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Guitart-exact squares from morphisms of polynomial monads (part 3)

### 12 December 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Remarks on comprehensive factorisation (part 2)

### 5 December 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Remarks on comprehensive factorisation (part 1)
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Guitart-exact squares from morphisms of polynomial monads (part 2)

### 28 November 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Another tilt at free skew-monoidal categories
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Guitart-exact squares from morphisms of polynomial monads (part 1)

### 21 November 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ignacio López Franco – Tensor products of finitely cocomplete and abelian categories
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – "It's all in the weights!" (part 5)

### 14 November 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Oriented simplexes and the Tamari lattice
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – "It's all in the weights!" (part 4)

### 7 November 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – "It's all in the weights!" (part 3)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Coherence for skew monoidal categories: first steps

### 31 October 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Nick Rozenblyum – (\infty,2)-categories and duality
- 4pm: Richard Garner – T-multicategories and their morphisms, for T a 2-monad on Cat which extends to Prof, characterised, under mild side conditions, as the Eilenberg-Moore category for the lax morphism classifier comonad on T-Alg_s (part 4)

### 24 October 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – T-multicategories and their morphisms, for T a 2-monad on Cat which extends to Prof, characterised, under mild side conditions, as the Eilenberg-Moore category for the lax morphism classifier comonad on T-Alg_s (part 3)

### 17 October 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – "It's all in the weights!" (part 2)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – T-multicategories and their morphisms, for T a 2-monad on Cat which extends to Prof, characterised, under mild side conditions, as the Eilenberg-Moore category for the lax morphism classifier comonad on T-Alg_s (part 2)

### 10 October 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – "It's all in the weights!" (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – T-multicategories and their morphisms, for T a 2-monad on Cat which extends to Prof, characterised, under mild side conditions, as the Eilenberg-Moore category for the lax morphism classifier comonad on T-Alg_s (part 1)

### 19 September 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ignacio López Franco – Tensor products of finitely cocomplete categories, biduals and finiteness conditions (part 2)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Recognizing lax morphism classifiers

### 12 September 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ignacio López Franco – Tensor products of finitely cocomplete categories, biduals and finiteness conditions (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – On Appendix 2 of Brian Day's PhD Thesis

### 5 September 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Tangent structures (part 2)
- 4pm: Camell Kachour – The importance of omega-operad of coendomorphism in Higher Category Theory (part 2)

### 29 August 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Tangent structures (part 1)
- 4pm: Camell Kachour – The importance of omega-operad of coendomorphism in Higher Category Theory (part 1)

### 15 August 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ignacio López Franco – Lax-idempotent 2-monads on slices
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Two constructions in Morita theory

### 8 August 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ezra Getzler – n-stacks as a category of fibrant objects
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Algebraic adjunctions and their applications

### 1 August 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – A simplicial approach to skewing (part 2)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Skew-monoidal 2-functors

### 27 July 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ezra Getzler – Higher stacks as a category of fibrant objects
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Weak n-categories with strict units via iterated enrichment (part 4)

### 18 July 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Weak n-categories with strict units via iterated enrichment (part 3)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Monads that extend from Set to Rel

### 11 July 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – A simplicial approach to skewing (part 1)
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Weak n-categories with strict units via iterated enrichment (part 2)

### 4 July 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Weak n-categories with strict units via iterated enrichment (part 1)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Skew Eckmann-Hilton

### 27 June 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Daniel Schäppi – Characterizing categories of coherent sheaves (part 5)
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Polynomial monads and symmetric monoidal categories

### 13 June 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mitchell Buckley – Fibred 2-categories (part 3)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Skew-promonoidal categories

### 6 June 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – The skew approach to quantum categories
- 4pm: Daniel Schäppi – Characterizing categories of coherent sheaves (part 4)

### 30 May 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mitchell Buckley – Fibred 2-categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Daniel Schäppi – Characterizing categories of coherent sheaves (part 3)

### 23 May 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – The relational approach to exactness conditions
- 4pm: Daniel Schäppi – Characterizing categories of coherent sheaves (part 2)

### 16 May 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mitch Buckley – Fibred 2-categories (part 1)
- 2pm: Daniel Schäppi – Characterizing categories of coherent sheaves

### 2 May 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steven Phillips – A category theory explanation for the systematicity of human cognition
- 4pm: Richard Garner – The fformal theory of monads

### 18 April 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Quantum categories following Kornel Szlachanyi (arXiv:1201.4981v1) (part 2)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – The so-exact completion of a 2-category

### 4 April 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Daniel Schäppi – Hopf algebroids, algebraic stacks, and a conjecture by Richard Pink
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Regular 2-categories (part 3)

### 28 March 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Structured colimits via internal algebras
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Regular 2-categories (part 2)

### 21 March 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Regular 2-categories (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Quantum categories following Kornel Szlachanyi (arXiv:1201.4981v1) (part 1)

### 14 March 2012, Macquarie

### 29 February 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Free monads in bicategories of polynomials (part 3)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Pointwise left extensions inside 2-categories

### 22 February 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Free monads in bicategories of polynomials (part 2)
- 4pm: Daniel Schäppi – The formal theory of Tannaka duality (part 5)

### 15 February 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Free monads in bicategories of polynomials (part 1)
- 4pm: Daniel Schäppi – The formal theory of Tannaka duality (part 4)

### 8 February 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Baez – Symmetric Monoidal Categories in Chemistry and Biology
- 4pm: Daniel Schäppi – The formal theory of Tannaka duality (part 3)

### 1 February 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Daniel Schäppi – The formal theory of Tannaka duality (part 2)

### 25 January 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Daniel Schäppi – The formal theory of Tannaka duality (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Une catéade, qu'est-ce que c'est? (part 2)

### 18 January 2012, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – The canonical copromonoidal structure on Delta
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Une catéade, qu'est-ce que c'est? (part 1)

### 21 December 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – More Mal'cev musings (part 2)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Categories in categories (part 3)

### 14 December 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Categories in categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – More Mal'cev musings (part 1)

### 7 December 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Nontrivial relations between transferring and localization of model structures (part 2)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Categories in categories (part 1)

### 30 November 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Coherently generic adjunctions (part 3)
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Nontrivial relations between transferring and localization of model structures (part 1)

### 23 November 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Pushouts characteristic of the pretopos
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Coherently generic adjunctions (part 2)

### 16 November 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Coherently generic adjunctions (part 1)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Induced representations, décalage and comprehensive factorisation

### 9 November 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Hopf bimonoids in duoidal categories
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Weighted limits

### 2 November 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Induced representations, exactness, and Hopf monads
- 4pm: Ross Street – Back to normality

### 26 October 2011, Macquarie

- 4pm: Mark Weber – Extended 2-cells of lax algebras

### 19 October 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Huerta – A higher supergroup for string theory
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Homology and homotopy for symmetric cat-groups

### 12 October 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: David Roberts – 2-categorical localisation
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Yes, you, too, could have invented plethysm

### 28 September 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Well-formed words

### 14 September 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Camell Kachour – An algebraic approach to weak omega groupoids
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Three flavours of pie

### 7 September 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Iskra – First Steps Toward a Categorical Approach to Smoothness and Desingularization
- 4pm: Fabio Trova – Dendroidal Sets and their geometric realization: a light introduction to an obscure problem

### 31 August 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – A unified approach for transferring model structures on monoids, n-operads and symmetric operads
- 4pm: David Blanc – Higher order homological algebra

### 24 August 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – A characterisation of algebraic exactness

### 19 August 2011, Macquarie

### 17 August 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: David Blanc – Cohomology of (various kinds of) categories
- 4pm: Bob Rosebrugh – A distributive law for universal insertion and deletion

### 10 August 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – A somewhat malleable proof that finite limits commute with filtered colimits
- 2pm: Emily Riehl – Parametrised mates

### 3 August 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: David Blanc – n-groupoids, n-types, and n-track categories (joint with Simona Paoli)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Categories in which effective descent = regular epimorphism

### 27 July 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Restriction categories as enriched categories

### 6 July 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Remarks on cartesian morphisms

### 29 June 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – On "On the essentially algebraic theory generated by a sketch"
- 4pm: Jeff Egger – Doubly-{involutive monoidal} categories

### 22 June 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Polynomials in a category with pullbacks

### 15 June 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – 1001 characterisations of pie
- 4pm: Vaughan Pratt – Pointed categories as a much richer source of structure than pointed sets

### 8 June 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Thoughts about Swiss-Cheese
- 4pm: Jeff Egger – Dagger Hopf algebras and Hermitian modules

### 1 June 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Denis-Charles Cisinski – The universal Chern character and a non-commutative Hirzebruch-Riemann-Roch theorem
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Grothendieck quasitoposes

### 25 May 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jeff Egger – Involutive monoidal categories, again (part 2)

### 18 May 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Embedding theorems for adhesive and quasiadhesive categories
- 4pm: Clemens Berger – Strong Monads and Homotopical Morita Theory

### 11 May 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jeff Egger – Involutive monoidal categories, again (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – The Schanuel topos

### 20 April 2011, Macquarie

- 3pm: Richard Garner – Introduction to type theory (part 3)

### 13 April 2011, Macquarie

- 3pm: Richard Garner – Introduction to type theory (part 2)

### 6 April 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Aspects of duoidal categories
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Introduction to type theory (part 1)

### 30 March 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Differential Restriction Categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – What I did on my holidays

### 23 March 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Stone Duality
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Duoidal center and duoidal Deligne's conjecture

### 16 March 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Charades
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Differential Restriction Categories (part 1)

### 9 March 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Tamarkin complex as many object Hochschild complex (part 5)
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – When is a Frobenius monoidal functor a Frobenius monoid?

### 2 March 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Tamarkin complex as many object Hochschild complex (part 4)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Remarks on the work of Davydov

### 23 February 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Tamarkin complex as many object Hochschild complex (part 3)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Lex colimits (part 2)

### 16 February 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Tamarkin complex as many object Hochschild complex (part 2)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Lex colimits (part 1)

### 9 February 2011, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Tamarkin complex as many object Hochschild complex (part 1)
- 4pm: Ross Street – Monoidal monoidal thoughts

### 3 February 2011, Macquarie

### 2 February 2011, Macquarie

- 4pm: Mike Johnson – Some unexpectedly algebraic coalgebras

### 8 December 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Type theory, weak omega-categories, and all that

### 24 November 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Pasquale Zito – An overview of Ng and Schauenburg's proof of the congruence subgroup conjecture for modular tensor categories (arXiv:0806.2493v3)
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Some remarks on the monad for groupoids (part 2)

### 17 November 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Trace à la arXiv:1010.4527v1
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Some remarks on the monad for groupoids (part 1)

### 27 October 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Tensor products of chain complexes and the Dold-Kan correspondence

### 20 October 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Revisiting the nerve theorem (part 2)

### 13 October 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Bourke – Pie, flexible and semi-flexible colimits
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Polynomial 2-functors and colimit completions (part 2)

### 6 October 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Revisiting the nerve theorem (part 1)
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Polynomial 2-functors and colimit completions (part 1)

### 22 September 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Abstractly analysing analyticity (part 2)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – The 2-category of weak distributive laws

### 15 September 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Camell Kachour – Steps toward the Operadic definition of the Weak Category of Weak Categories (part 3)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Abstractly analysing analyticity (part 1)

### 8 September 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Camell Kachour – Steps toward the Operadic definition of the Weak Category of Weak Categories (part 2)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Weakly Locally Presentable 2-Categories

### 1 September 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Camell Kachour – Steps toward the Operadic definition of the Weak Category of Weak Categories (part 1)
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Commutativity

### 25 August 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Accessibitly and purity in enriched and unenriched contexts
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – What is endomorphism operad?

### 18 August 2010, Macquarie

### 11 August 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Extremely elementary group cohomology
- 4pm: Ross Street – Separable enriched categories and their modules

### 4 August 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jean-Baptiste Boyer – Concerning smash products and pointed compactly generated Hausdorff spaces
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Theories, theories, and theories

### 21 July 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Simplicial Homotopies
- 4pm: Ross Street – Simple Roots Of Separability

### 14 July 2010, Macquarie

- 2.30pm: David Oury – On the duality between trees and disks
- 4.15pm: Ross Street – Enrichment of Hirata’s Morita theory (with Tom Booker)

### 2 June 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Playing with ordinals

### 19 May 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Cyclicity is the appropriate commutativity for the passage from V to V-prof
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Presentations for monads

### 5 May 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Branislav Jurco – Nonabelian bundle 2-gerbes
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Strictification

### 21 April 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Recollections on DG-categories
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Yet another approach to modules over a bialgebra

### 31 March 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Drinfeld's approach to geometric realization
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – More ruminations on a derivateur inspired approach to abstract quasi-category theory

### 24 March 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – More ruminations on a derivateur inspired approach to abstract quasi-category theory (part 2)

### 17 March 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – More ruminations on a derivateur inspired approach to abstract quasi-category theory (part 1)
- 4pm: John Bourke – Strongly finitary 2-monads, sifted colimits and codescent objects

### 10 March 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Cyclic Structures on braided linearly distributive categories and tortile structures
- 4pm: Mike Johnson – Lenses and Universal Updates

### 3 March 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Emily Riehl – Levels in the toposes of simplicial and cubical sets
- 4pm: Mike Johnson – States as functors, and universal updates

### 24 February 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Marcelo Aguiar – 2-Monoidal Categories
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Higher Derivateurs and Quasi-Category Theory (part 2)

### 22 February 2010, Macquarie

### 17 February 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Higher Derivateurs and Quasi-Category Theory (part 1)
- 4pm: Dimitri Chikhladze – qCat

### 10 February 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Something for everyone
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Weak Hopf algebras in star-autonomous categories

### 3 February 2010, Macquarie

### 20 January 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mikhail Borovoi – Group cohomology and Galois cohomology
- 4pm: Jeff Egger – Involutive Monoidal Categories (part 2)

### 13 January 2010, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jeff Egger – Involutive Monoidal Categories (part 1)
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Centre Of An Algebra

### 16 December 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – The power and the glory
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Presentations of factorisation systems

### 9 December 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Weak maps
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – On natural operations on Hochschild complex

### 2 December 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Emily Riehl – Natural weak factorization systems in model structures
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Non-canonical isomorphisms

### 25 November 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Connectedness and acyclicity in string diagrams and proof nets III
- 4pm: Dimitri Chikhladze – Tannaka representation theorem with respect to a frobenius fiber functor

### 18 November 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Connectedness and acyclicity in string diagrams and proof nets II
- 4pm: Richard Garner – Ionads: a generalisation of the notion of topological space II

### 11 November 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Connectedness and acyclicity in string diagrams and proof nets I
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Funny tensor products

### 4 November 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Operads, algebras, modules and tensor products
- 4pm: Steve Bennoun – From quantum groups to weak Hopf algebras (and hopefully weak Hopf algebroids)

### 28 October 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Garner – Ionads: a generalisation of the notion of topological space
- 4pm: Tom Booker – The trip from Herds to Flocks and back again

### 21 October 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Normality, separability, and weakness

### 14 October 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Corbett – Variable real numbers for quantum particles; an application of topos theory to quantum mechanics

### 7 October 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Enriched weakness II
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Monoid axiom and model structure for operads

### 30 September 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Enriched weakness

### 9 September 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Some examples of weak Hopf algebras
- 4pm: Ross Street – Flocks: some more on torsors

### 2 September 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ezra Getzler – The role of gerbes in 4-dimensional supergravity

### 12 August 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Powerful maps of quasicategories
- 4pm: John Bourke – Sesquicategories and bijections/surjections on objects

### 5 August 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Weak morphisms of weak Hopf algebras
- 4pm: Ross Street – Remarks on the Day reflection theorem

### 29 July 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – On the relationship between certain descent notions III
- 4pm: Ross Street – Elementary results on torsors

### 22 July 2009, Macquarie

### 17 June 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Phil Mulry – Monad compositions and Kleisli strength
- 4pm: Dimitri Chikhladze – Quantum modules

### 10 June 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Bourke – An exactness property of T-Alg
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Schur-Weyl duality

### 3 June 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Powerful stuff
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – n-Multitensors and symmetric multitensors

### 27 May 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – On the relationship between certain descent notions
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – On tensor product of A_{\infty}-categories, E_n-algebras and higher categories

### 13 May 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Powerful morphisms, comprehensive factorization, and torsors: some proofs
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Multicategories, hom-multicategories, and more

### 6 May 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Powerful morphisms, comprehensive factorization, and torsors
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Opmonoidal monads

### 15 April 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Return to weak world
- 4pm: Tom Booker – Kanzaki Teruo and Tom

### 1 April 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Weak world
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – The Tannaka construction in general monoidal categories, Part Two

### 25 March 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Gray-categories, Gray-groupoids, and homotopy 3-types
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Higher braided operads and the stabilisation hypothesis

### 18 March 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Teodor Rus – Using higraphs for ontology representation
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Graphical calculus for bicategories

### 11 March 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Bob Rosebrugh – Algebras and view updates
- 4pm: Steve Lack – A Quillen model structure for Gray-categories

### 4 March 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Clemens Berger – The lattice path operad and Hochschild cochains II
- 4pm: John Bourke – Frobenius functors between bicategories

### 25 February 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Clemens Berger – The lattice path operad and Hochschild cochains
- 4pm: Bob Rosebrugh – EASIK: Database design and manipulation implemented categorically

### 18 February 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Bourke – Two sided discrete fibrations and a CCC
- 4pm: Lee Flax – Elementary definition of Restricted Entailment and some related categories

### 4 February 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dimitri Chikhladze – Semidirect product quantum category
- 4pm: Ross Street – Some observations about monads such as doctrinal adjunction, Hopf monads, and weak distributive laws

### 21 January 2009, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Every planar *-autonomous diagram commutes
- 4pm: Ross Street – Weak distributive laws

### 10 December 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alain Bruguières – Hopf monads on monoidal categories, and modularity of the centre
- 4pm: Martin Markl – Combinatorial differential geometry: reduction theroems revisited II

### 3 December 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexis Virelizier – Distributive laws between Hopf monads
- 4pm: Martin Markl – Combinatorial differential geometry: reduction theroems revisited

### 19 November 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexis Virelizier – Hopf monads and quantum invariants
- 4pm: Alain Bruguières – Hopf monads

### 12 November 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Modular categories II
- 4pm: Ross Street – Filtered colimits and other concepts

### 29 October 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – The Tannaka-Krein reconstruction of a separable Frobenius functor is a weak Hopf algebra
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Modular categories

### 22 October 2008, Macquarie

### 8 October 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Multitudes of trees
- 4pm: Ross Street – Bicategories of modules

### 1 October 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Bimonoidal and separable monoidal functors
- 4pm: Brian Day – Cayley functors and promonoidal categories

### 24 September 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – How to smash trees
- 4pm: Denis-Charles Cisinski – Quasi-algebras III: Higher quasi-categories versus weak higher categories

### 17 September 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Denis-Charles Cisinski – Quasi-algebras II
- 4pm: Ross Street – Separable functors, Yang-Baxter operators, and bimonoids

### 10 September 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Bourke – When is a 2-category of the form Cat(E) and for which E?
- 4pm: Denis-Charles Cisinski – Quasi-algebras I

### 3 September 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Denis-Charles Cisinski – Waldhausen K-theory and derived equivalences
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Clubs, wreaths, and ordinals

### 27 August 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Hopf objects in monoidal catgories and their categories of representations
- 4pm: Dimitri Chikhladze – The 2-category of quantum categories

### 20 August 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Locally constant n-operads as higher braided operads II
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Enriched Graphs, lax monoidal structures and the Gray tensor product II

### 13 August 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Locally constant n-operads as higher braided operads
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Enriched Graphs, lax monoidal structures and the Gray tensor product

### 6 August 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: James Wallbridge – Yoneda in homotopical algebraic geometry
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Taking profunctors preserves pseudo-cyclicity

### 30 July 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – More about cobordisms and weak complicial sets (II)
- 4pm: James Wallbridge – Stable categories and categories of modules

### 23 July 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – More about cobordisms and weak complicial sets
- 4pm: Ezra Getzler – Filtered operads

### 11 June 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Limits for weak morphisms III
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Cyclic structures on functor categories

### 4 June 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Limits for weak morphisms II
- 4pm: Jonathan Cohen – Decidability and finite axiomatisability of finitary discrete 2-theories

### 28 May 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Commutative algebras in modular categories and modular invariants II
- 4pm: Ross Street – Double categories for better or worse

### 21 May 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – André-Quillen cohomology and higher categorical structures
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Limits for weak morphisms

### 14 May 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Commutative algebras in modular categories and modular invariants
- 4pm: Ross Street – Lax adjunction

### 7 May 2008, Macquarie

### 23 April 2008, Macquarie

### 9 April 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – When is a linearly distributive category pivotal?
- 4pm: Ross Street – Quantum presheaves II

### 2 April 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Quantum presheaves
- 4pm: Brian Day – Cockett-Seely and the middle four map

### 26 March 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Isar Stubbe – Exponentiable functors between quantaloid-enriched categories
- 4pm: Peter Johnstone – What I don't know about the free topos

### 19 March 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Cobordisms and weak complicial sets (cont.)
- 4pm: Boris Chorny – Smallness in the model category and smallness in the homotopy category

### 12 March 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Isar Stubbe – Skew local homeomorphisms
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Cyclic structures on *-autonomous categories

### 27 February 2008, Macquarie

### 20 February 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Isar Stubbe – Totally continuous and totally algebraic cocomplete Q-categories
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Cobordisms and weak complicial sets

### 13 February 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Wood – Duals invert
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Free monoids

### 6 February 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Wood – Bicategories of spans as cartesian bicategories
- 4pm: Craig Pastro – Frobenius monoidal functors

### 16 January 2008, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Wood – Frobenius objects in cartesian bicategories
- 4pm: Jonathan Cohen – Catalan categories

### 28 November 2007, Macquarie

### 21 November 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jiri Rosicky – Homotopy accessible categories
- 4pm: Simona Paoli – Model structures on double categories, part III

### 7 November 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Cocrossed cosimplicial groups and the Deligne conjecture
- 4pm: Simona Paoli – Model structures on double categories, part II

### 31 October 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jiri Rosicky – Generalized Brown representability
- 4pm: Robert Wisbauer – Hopf monads on categories

### 24 October 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Daniel Murfet – Compactly generated homotopy categories and Grothendieck duality
- 4pm: Micah Blake McCurdy – Coherence and canonical isomorphisms in tensor categories

### 17 October 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mikael Vejdomo Johansson – A-infinity structures in group cohomology

### 26 September 2007, Sydney

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Towards a coherence theorem for weak complicial sets II

### 19 September 2007, Sydney

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Towards a coherence theorem for weak complicial sets

### 29 August 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Higher operad algebras as enriched categories III
- 4pm: Ross Street – Localizations; centres and doubles

### 22 August 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Higher operad algebras as enriched categories II
- 4pm: Bob Rosebrugh – Two or three views on database views

### 15 August 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Higher operad algebras as enriched categories
- 4pm: Ross Street – Fine tuning on last week's talk

### 8 August 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dimitri Chikhladze – Barr's theorem for monoidal V-enriched categories
- 4pm: Ross Street – More work based on Tambara's

### 18 July 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Fusion rule of modular invariants for simple current CFT
- 4pm: Dorette Pronk – Translation groupoids and orbifold Bredon cohomology

### 23 May 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jon Cohen – Computational coherence (cont. 2)
- 4pm: Vafa Khalighi – Mathematical applications of category theory in synthetic calculus of variations
- 6pm: Thorsten Palm – Slicing sites as categories with left-fastidious factorization systems (cont.)

### 16 May 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jon Cohen – Computational coherence (cont.)
- 4pm: Thorsten Palm – Slicing sites as categories with left-fastidious factorization systems

### 9 May 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jon Cohen – Computational coherence
- 4pm: Ross Street – Hom lifting

### 2 May 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Comonads and *-autonomy
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – A model structure whose fibrant objects are internal quasi-categories III

### 18 April 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – A model structure whose fibrant objects are internal quasi-categories II
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Dijkgraaf-Witten topological field theory

### 11 April 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – A model structure whose fibrant objects are internal quasi-categories
- 4pm: Dimitri Chikhladze – On the existence of fibre functors

### 4 April 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Density presentations
- 4pm: Craig Pastro – Hopf-Galois objects and quantum torsors

### 28 March 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Model structures on the category of double categories, part I

### 14 March 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Rob van Glabbeek – The category of Chu spaces
- 4pm: Thorsten Palm – A polytopic approach to (fairly) general infinity-computads V

### 7 March 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Clemens Berger – Small CW-models for Eilenberg-MacLane spaces
- 4pm: Steve Bennoun – Tannaka duality for comodules over a Hopf algebra

### 28 February 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Notions of Lawvere theory
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Nerves and parametric right adjoints II

### 21 February 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Discussion led by Mike Johnson, Jon Cohen, Rob van Glabbeek, and Richard Buckland – Concurrency and n-categories

### 14 February 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – A polytopic approach to (fairly) general infinity-computads, IV.
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Nerves and parametric right adjoints

### 24 January 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – A polytopic approach to (fairly) general infinity-computads, III.
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Nuclei, bits and pieces

### 17 January 2007, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Another category of G-sets
- 4pm: Ross Street – Doubles for monoidal categories

### 20 December 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Glynn Winskel – Event structures with synmetry
- 4pm: Pawel Sobocinski – Distributed transactions and reversibility

### 13 December 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Bicat is not triequivalent to Gray
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Duality for outer actions

### 6 December 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dorette Pronk – Orbifolds and groupoids

### 15 November 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – A polytopic approach to (fairly) general infinity-computads, part II

### 8 November 2006, Macquarie

### 1 November 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Kan extensions in basic group representation theory
- 4pm: Dorette Pronk – Conformal field theory as a nuclear functor

### 25 October 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Paolo Bertozzini – Horizontal categorification of Gel'fand theory and categorical non-commutative geometry

### 11 October 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Semistrictification of Tamsamani's weak 3-groupoids: the non path-connected case.
- 4pm: Dorette Pronk – Bicategories of fractions II

### 4 October 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Weak bimonoids in braided monoidal categories
- 4pm: Dorette Pronk – Bicategories of fractions

### 20 September 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Frank Valckenborgh – On the structure of observables and symmetries in quantum logic
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Composing monoidal auto-equivalences

### 13 September 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Familial 2-functors II
- 4pm: Craig Pastro – The logic of message passing (joint with Robin Cockett)

### 6 September 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Familial 2-functors
- 4pm: Craig Pastro – Proofs as processes, and finite product and coproduct completions

### 30 August 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Robert Coquereaux – From paths on graphs to quantum groupoids I
- 4pm: Robert Coquereaux – From paths on graphs to quantum groupoids II

### 23 August 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Marni Sheppeard – Ribbon diagrams in particle physics
- 4pm: John Corbett – The quantum world is a topoidal world

### 9 August 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Homotopy-theoretic aspects of 2-monads
- 4pm: Ross Street – Some remarks on 'When Hopf algebras are Frobenius algebras', a paper of Bodo Pareigis

### 2 August 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Brian Day – Partial tensor products in quantum theory
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – The funny tensor product and DG-categories

### 26 July 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – What do DG-categories form? (after Tamarkin)
- 4pm: Amnon Neeman – The homotopy category of flat modules, and Grothendieck local duality

### 19 July 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – 2-toposes
- 4pm: Mark Weber – 2-toposes (cont.)

### 5 July 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: William Joyce – Characterization in monoidal categories
- 4pm: William Joyce – Characterization in monoidal categories (continued)

### 24 May 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Internal weak n-groupoids II
- 4pm: Thorsten Palm – Categories with slicing, finale

### 10 May 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jonathan Cohen – Logical clubs
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Nerves of complicial Gray-categories

### 3 May 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Internal weak n-groupoids
- 4pm: Ross Street – Autonomous categories, autonomous bicategories, and quantum modules

### 26 April 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Categories with slicing: the true story
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Symmetries of chorded categories III

### 12 April 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – More on symmetries of chorded categories
- 4pm: Steve Lack – More on 2-nerves

### 5 April 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Symmetries of chorded categories
- 4pm: Ross Street – *-Autonomy for the category of Mackey functors

### 29 March 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Bob Rosebrugh – Constant complements, reversibility and universal view updates II
- 4pm: Elango Panchadcharam – Mackey functors on lextensive categories

### 15 March 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mike Johnson – Constant complements, reversibility and universal view updates
- 4pm: Steve Lack – 2-nerves of bicategories

### 8 March 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mike Johnson – Higher icons
- 4pm: Craig Pastro – From Frobenius monoids to Hopf algebroids

### 1 March 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – More about complementary orders and configuration spaces
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Stricts, costricts, and icons

### 15 February 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Centres and derivations
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Vassiliev invariants of links

### 1 February 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – On bicategories and Tamsamani's weak 2-categories
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Internal algebras of cartesian monads

### 25 January 2006, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – On bicategories and Tamsamani's weak 2-categories
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Chording and Lie algebras

### 21 December 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Categories with slicing and their sites

### 14 December 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Hugh Robinson – Quasi-category derived functors and localization
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Enrichment through partiality

### 7 December 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Centres of localization
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Categorical operads

### 30 November 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Strictifying bicategories in Tamsamani's model - work in progress
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Infinitesimal braiding

### 23 November 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Complementary orders and n-fold loop spaces

### 16 November 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Internalising the theory of weak complicial sets III
- 4pm: Ross Street – What is the Cauchy completion of a monoidal functor?

### 9 November 2005, Sydney

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Dold-Kan, internal categories, and polyads
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Internalising the theory of weak complicial sets (cont)

### 26 October 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Internalising the theory of weak complicial sets
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – More on Frobenius algebras

### 5 October 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Coherence for n-fold loop spaces explicitly (work in progress)
- 4pm: Simona Paoli – Semistrict models of connected 3-types and Tamsamani's weak 3-groupoids

### 21 September 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – On work in progress
- 4pm: Ross Street – Comodules and coproduct decomposition

### 7 September 2005, Macquarie

### 31 August 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Denis-Charles Cisinski – More on derivators
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – A categorical approach to Maslov index

### 24 August 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Denis-Charles Cisinski – Derivators
- 4pm: Simona Paoli – From Cat^2-groups to Tamsamani weak 3-groupoids: part II

### 10 August 2005, Sydney

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – From Cat^2-groups to Tamsamani weak 3-groupoids: part I
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Weak complicial sets II

### 3 August 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Müger – Modular categories and group actions on braided tensor categories
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Weak complicial sets I

### 27 July 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: André Joyal – Quasicategories
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – A manifold construction for restriction categories

### 6 July 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – More on categories of extensions
- 4pm: Simona Paoli – From Cat^2-groups to Tamsamani's weak 3-groupoids: An overview

### 29 June 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Comonads, restriction categories, and generalized partial maps

### 22 June 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – E_n-operads: a street directory II
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – Ehresmann's theorem for restriction categories

### 15 June 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – E_n-operads: a street directory
- 4pm: Ross Street – Convolution-enriched categories and centre

### 25 May 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Dendrotopic sets, encore, continued - and finished
- 4pm: Ross Street – Higher adjoint equivalences

### 18 May 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Dendrotopic sets, encore, continued
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – Theory of products and coproducts in the semantics of communication

### 11 May 2005, Sydney

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Dendrotopic sets, encore, continued
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Free braided monoidal 2-categories, II

### 4 May 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Dendrotopic sets, encore: composition and representability
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Free braided monoidal 2-categories

### 20 April 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Tricategorical logic: 1-representation

### 13 April 2005, Sydney

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – The logic of tricategories
- 4pm: Vincent Schmitt – Enriched categories with colimits of some class

### 6 April 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – A polytopic approach to (fairly) general infinity-computads, part I
- 4pm: Richard Wood – Cartesian bicategoires II

### 1 April 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Bertrand Toen – On the uniqueness of the theory of higher categories

### 30 March 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Frobenius algebras and quantum groupoids
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Operadic compactification

### 16 March 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Wood – Cartesian (Bicategories 1.5 and Equipments 2.5)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Traces, duals, and composition

### 2 March 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Categorical Getzler-Jones operad II
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Adding duals

### 23 February 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Categorical Getzler-Jones operad
- 4pm: Ross Street – Lax braidings and lax centres

### 16 February 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Aurelio Carboni – Syntax and semantics of Gauss elimination procedure
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Surface diagrams and permutohedra II

### 9 February 2005, Sydney

- 2pm: Richard Wood – Pro W-categories II
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Comonads, corings, and collages

### 19 January 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Wood – Pro W-categories
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Surface diagrams and permutohedra

### 12 January 2005, Sydney

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Operads within monoidal pseudo-algebras
- 4pm: Ross Street – Promonoidal braiding and centre II

### 5 January 2005, Macquarie

- 2pm: Richard Wood – Exactness via distributivity
- 4pm: Ross Street – Promonoidal braiding and centre

### 15 December 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Polytopes viewed differently
- 4pm: Ross Street – The lax centre for cartesian presheaf categories

### 10 December 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Marni Sheppeard – Guts and descent

### 17 November 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Colimit completions, flat functors, and connected G-sets
- 4pm: Ross Street – Application of the special adjoint functor theorem

### 10 November 2004, Sydney

- 2pm: Ross Street – Functors between categories of G-sets
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Quasiadhesive categories

### 27 October 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Opetopes and polynomial functors
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Lax morphisms, oplax limits, and double categories

### 20 October 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Representations of categorical groups
- 4pm: Thorsten Palm – Categories with a slice-category construction as categories of certain set-valued functors, cont.

### 6 October 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Frank Valckenborgh – Some elementary constructions in foundational physics
- 4pm: Thorsten Palm – Categories with a slice-category construction as categories of certain set-valued functor

### 22 September 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – On 2-vector spaces
- 4pm: Ross Street – Elementary category theory

### 15 September 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Dendrotopic sets for weak omega-categories II
- 4pm: Ross Street – Monoids and things monoidal

### 8 September 2004, Sydney

- 2pm: Thorsten Palm – Dendrotopic sets for weak omega-categories
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Complicial Sets - A proof of the Street-Roberts conjecture regarding nerves of omega-categories V

### 1 September 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ezra Getzler – Differential graded Lie algebras and n-groupoids
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Restriction theories

### 25 August 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Bob Rosebrugh – Sketches, databases and incomplete information
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Complicial Sets - A proof of the Street-Roberts conjecture regarding nerves of omega-categories IV

### 18 August 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Twisted modules and crossed braidings
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Complicial Sets - A proof of the Street-Roberts conjecture regarding nerves of omega-categories III

### 4 August 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Complicial Sets - A proof of the Street-Roberts conjecture regarding nerves of omega-categories II
- 4pm: Ross Street – String diagrams for monoidal categories

### 28 July 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Dominic Verity – Complicial Sets - A proof of the Street-Roberts conjecture regarding nerves of omega-categories
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Report on CT04

### 30 June 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: William Joyce – Recoupling Lie Algebra, the next step beyond superalgebra

### 26 May 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – A_infty n-categories

### 12 May 2004, Sydney

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Pure-braided monoidal categories
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Balanced monoids in balanced monoidal categories

### 21 April 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Yuri Bahturin – Bicharacters on cocommutative Hopf algebras
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Pure ribbons and reversible operads

### 7 April 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Cauchy completion, centres, and Frobenius algebras
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Categories with large zeros and nice copointed objects, III

### 17 March 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – G-sets and V-actegories as enriched categories
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Noncommutative descent in classical algebra

### 10 March 2004, Sydney

- 2pm: Zurab Janelidze – A unified approach to Mal'tsev, unital, and subtractive categories

### 3 March 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Categories with large zeros and nice copointed objects, II
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – On separable algebras

### 25 February 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Quasi-commutative monoids II
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Categories with large zeros and nice copointed objects, I

### 18 February 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Lax monoids and configuration spaces II
- 4pm: Ross Street – Convolution and actegories

### 11 February 2004, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Lax monoids and configuration spaces
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Galois theory and cartesian adjunctions

### 28 January 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: George Janelidze – What are split effective descent morphisms?
- 4pm: Ross Street – Frobenius equals star-autonomous

### 21 January 2004, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Quasi-commutative monoids
- 4pm: Ross Street – Frobenius algebras and pseudo-algebras

### 10 December 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: Zurab Janelidze – Categories with normal local projections
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Representable actions in semi-abelian categories (joint work with F. Borceux and G. M. Kelly)

### 3 December 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Zurab Janelidze – Subtractive categories
- 4pm: Ross Street – Categorically less radical radicals

### 26 November 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Finite limit structures in monoidal categories
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Radicals (joint work with L.Márki)

### 19 November 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – More on internal categories in the operadic context
- 4pm: Simona Paoli – Operadic crossed n-cubes of algebras

### 5 November 2003, Macquarie

### 29 October 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – $\lambda$-ring of semisimple algebras
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Internal categories in the protomodular and operadic contexts

### 22 October 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Operads, algebras and (co)homology
- 4pm: Ross Street – Objective numbers

### 15 October 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Does an E_n-analogue of Stasheff's operad exist?

### 8 October 2003, Sydney

### 1 October 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Gerstenhaber homotopy and braiding in a monoidal category
- 4pm: Ross Street – Update on the efficient construction of real numbers

### 17 September 2003, Macquarie

### 10 September 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Comparing homotopy models
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Operads, algebras, modules, and crossed modules

### 3 September 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Operadic aspects of crossed modules of algebras: Report on recent work of Baues-Minian-Richter
- 4pm: Ross Street – A more explicit description of quantum groupoids II

### 20 August 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Cat^n-groups in homological and homotopical algebra: Part III
- 4pm: Ross Street – A more explicit description of quantum groupoids

### 13 August 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Cat^n-groups in homological and homotopical algebra: Part II
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Composing PROPs

### 6 August 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Simona Paoli – Cat^n-groups in homological and homotopical algebra: Part I
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – On some properties of free operad construction

### 9 July 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ben Cox – Quantum groups defined over commutative rings
- 4pm: Max Kelly – A lemma on 2-naturality with applications to enriched monads

### 25 June 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Various – Informal discussions

### 4 June 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Braids and symplectic spaces II
- 4pm: Steve Lack – A Quillen model structure for bicategories

### 28 May 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Analytic 2-functors
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Compositions of A_infty-homotopies III

### 14 May 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Compositions of A_infty-homotopies II
- 4pm: Max Kelly – A further generalization of the Kelly-Lack work on monoidal functors generated by adjunctions

### 7 May 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Filtered, percolated or espresso?
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Compositions of A_infty-homotopies

### 26 March 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: Ross Street – The monoidal centre as a limit
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Properness of factorization systems in the enriched and bicategorical contexts

### 19 March 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Weak orientals and the simplicial nerve of a weak n-category
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – A_n-algebras and Hochschild cohomology

### 12 March 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: Mike Fellows – A category of graphs for modeling resource availability
- 4pm: Ross Street – Categorical and combinatorial aspects of descent theory, Part II

### 5 March 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Internal operads and iterated monoidal categories, Part II
- 4pm: Ross Street – Categorical and combinatorial aspects of descent theory

### 26 February 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: John Baez – Categorifying quantum mechanics, Part IV
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Internal operads and iterated monoidal categories

### 19 February 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – A_infinity-algebras and Hochschild cohomology
- 4pm: John Baez – Categorifying quantum mechanics, Part III

### 5 February 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: Isar Stubbe – The principle of 'causal duality' establishes quantum logics with (external) implication as quantaloid-enriched categories
- 4pm: John Baez – Categorifying quantum mechanics, Part II

### 29 January 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: John Baez – Categorifying quantum mechanics
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Grothendieck-Teichmuller group as symmetries of operads

### 22 January 2003, Macquarie

- 2pm: John Baez – A categorical approach to division algebras
- 4pm: Max Kelly – Monoidal functors generated by adjunctions

### 15 January 2003, Sydney

- 2pm: Isar Stubbe – Categories without units enriched in a quantaloid: from Louvain-la-Neuve to Sydney and back
- 4pm: Ross Street – Quantum categories (continued)

### 18 December 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Eric Goubault – A first attempt to describe the fundamental category of a po-space
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Coherence for n-fold loop spaces

### 11 December 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Shahn Majid – Braided Lie algebras
- 4pm: Eric Goubault – A directed homotopy category

### 4 December 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: William Joyce – Braided premonoidal coherence and the quark state confinement
- 4pm: Eric Goubault – Introduction to geometry of concurrency

### 27 November 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Max Kelly – Adjunctions in a 2-category and applications to transport of structure
- 4pm: Ross Street – Quantum groupoids, modules and star-autonomy, II: Star-autonomy, Chu, and antipodes

### 20 November 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Ross Street – Quantum groupoids, modules and star-autonomy
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Obstruction to associativity

### 30 October 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Braids and symplectic spaces
- 4pm: Ross Street – Even more braidings

### 28 August 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – Transport of structure along equivalences, with applications
- 4pm: Ross Street – A need for descent in variable bicategories

### 21 August 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – R-matrices from categorical point of view
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Computads and slices of operads

### 14 August 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Symmetry of 6j-symbols
- 4pm: Ross Street – A factorization system inter alia pertaining to descent

### 7 August 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Loop structure on the categories of extensions
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – One example of an n-operad with its n-suspension being E_n-operad

### 3 July 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Mike Johnson – On the polarized products of Cockett and Seeley
- 4pm: – Informal discussion of polarized products, props, and polyads

### 19 June 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Ross Street – A collage of odds and coends related to operads
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Pointing a category

### 12 June 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Modules for substitudes
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Q_n operads

### 22 May 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – Limits in the category of algebras and lax morphisms
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Partial functions, matrices, and extensivity

### 15 May 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Max Kelly – The 2-category of D-algebras, lax morphisms, and modifications: some of its properties established in Blackwell's 1976 thesis, but now provided with elementary proofs replacing the use of Gray's op-quasi-adjunctions
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Homological algebra in monoidal categories II. Deformation theory

### 1 May 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Yefim Katsov – Tensor product and structural theory in functor context

### 17 April 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – The real van Kampen theorem for toposes
- 4pm: Ross Street – Roots of unity as a Lie algebra II

### 27 March 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: George Janelidze – The monotone-light factorization for categories via orders and preorders: work of J.J.Xarez
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Distributing with the monoid monad

### 20 March 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Bob Rosebrugh – Coherence requirements for pseudo-algebras for the 2-monad (-)^2 on CAT
- 4pm: Max Kelly – An adjunction in the context of monoidal categories

### 13 March 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Jürgen Koslowski – Poly-categories via spans and monads
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Some internal categorical structures II

### 6 March 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Some internal categorical structures
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Combinatorics of internal n-operads

### 20 February 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Iterated smash product, associativity, and related questions
- 4pm: Ross Street – Remarks on the simplicial categories

### 13 February 2002, Sydney

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Homological algebra in monoidal categories (cont.)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Homotopy theory in 2-categories; homotopy theory of 2-monads

### 6 February 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Homological algebra in monoidal categories
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Operadic suspension, n-operads and symmetric operads

### 23 January 2002, Macquarie

- 2pm: Konstantinos Tourlas – Algebraic foundations for higraphs and statecharts
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Operadic suspension and n-fold lax monoidal categories

### 19 December 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Computads, Eckmann-Hilton argument and operadic suspension
- 4pm: Aurelio Carboni – A complicated proof of a simple fact: An undergraduate introduction to rewriting systems

### 12 December 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Abstract commutative algebra I: Associativity of tensor (=co-smash) products
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Abstract commutative algebra II: Exactness properties

### 5 December 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Dusko Pavlovic – Minimal bicompletion of a category
- 4pm: Tony Dekker – A category-theoretic approach to social network analysis

### 28 November 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Some remarks on semi-abelian categories II
- 4pm: Max Kelly – Why local boundedness is a useful notion

### 14 November 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – A van Kampen theorem for toposes
- 4pm: Marta Bunge – Locally path simply connected toposes and their fundamental groupoids

### 7 November 2001, Sydney

### 31 October 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Some remarks on semi-abelian categories
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – On higher products

### 17 October 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Daniel Steffen – A cartesian closed category of games and take-back strategies, cont.
- 4pm: Ross Street – More on lax monoids

### 10 October 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Daniel Steffen – A cartesian closed category of games and take-back strategies
- 4pm: Marta Bunge – The fundamental group of a (universal) branched covering in topos theory

### 26 September 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Associative centres of incoherent monoidal categories
- 4pm: Steve Lack – A Quillen model structure for V-categories

### 12 September 2001, Macquarie

### 5 September 2001, Macquarie

### 1 August 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Marta Bunge – Spreads and their completions
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Limits for partial map categories

### 18 July 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Marta Bunge – Aspects of the symmetric topos
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – 1-operads versus nonsymmetric operads: two universal examples

### 11 July 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Contractible multitensors of higher dimensional structures
- 4pm: Robert Colomb – Application of category theory to information systems design

### 4 July 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Marta Bunge – A monadicity theorem for distribution algebras
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Symmetric spectra

### 27 June 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Marta Bunge – Constructive Galois toposes
- 4pm: William Joyce – The Racah-Wigner calculus, Feynman diagrams and symmetric premonoidal categories

### 20 June 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Higher dimensional homotopical algebra and Deligne's conjecture
- 4pm: Joost van Hamel – Picard categories and Poincaré duality for curves with continuous coefficients

### 6 June 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Bob Rosebrugh – Bisimulation and compositional minimization
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Homology of associative algebras: Hochschild, Gerstenhaber, Deligne, Kontsevich ...

### 23 May 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Bob Rosebrugh – Modelling sketches and ERA models
- 4pm: Mike Johnson – Half-duplex interoperations from cartesian arrows

### 16 May 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – A Quillen model structure for 2-categories
- 4pm: James Dolan – Free cartesian closed categories and games, cont.

### 2 May 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Lax monoids and convolutions
- 4pm: Max Kelly – The new Barr preprint on derived functors without projectives

### 11 April 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – Comments on free bicompletions
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Clubs as operads

### 4 April 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Suspending globular monads
- 4pm: James Dolan – Free cartesian closed categories and games

### 21 March 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Generic morphisms (cont.)
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – On the Pénon method of weakening algebraic structures

### 14 March 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Generic morphisms
- 4pm: Ross Street – More on autonomous pseudomonoids

### 7 March 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – Twisting of monoidal structures
- 4pm: Steve Lack – V-Cat is nice when V is

### 21 February 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: William Joyce – Natural associativity without the pentagon condition II
- 4pm: Amnon Neeman – K-theory and localisation for non-commutative rings

### 14 February 2001, Sydney

- 2pm: William Joyce – Wigner's Dream, Feynman's Reality
- 4pm: Ross Street – Autonomous monoidal functors and their categorification

### 7 February 2001, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alexei Davydov – K-theory of braided categories; Gerstenhaber and Batalin-Vilkovisky algebras
- 4pm: James Dolan – Feynman diagrams, Euler characteristics, decategorification, and mobs (cont.)

### 31 January 2001, Peace Park

- 2pm: Ross Street – New PROPS and 2-PROPS
- 4pm: Max Kelly – A tentative consideration of clubs based on cospans

### 24 January 2001, Peace Park

- 2pm: Ross Street – Extraordinary stuff for the antipodes
- 4pm: James Dolan – Feynmann diagrams, Euler characteristics, decategorification, and mobs (cont.)

### 20 December 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Heinrich Kleisli – Duality theory for vector spaces and abelian groups: a categorical approach
- 4pm: James Dolan – Feynman diagrams, Euler characteristics, decategorification, and clubs

### 13 December 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: William Joyce – Natural associativity and coherence in the absence of the pentagon condition
- 4pm: James Dolan – Weak infinity-functors between strict infinity-categories IV

### 6 December 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: James Dolan – Weak infinity-functors between strict infinity-categories III
- 4pm: Max Kelly – On completion of monoidal closed categories

### 29 November 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ekaterina Blagoveshchenskaya – Almost completely decomposable groups and their endomorphism rings
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Monoidal categories and finite groups

### 22 November 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Bachuki Mesablishvili – Descent morphisms and Galois theory II
- 4pm: James Dolan – Weak infinity-functors between strict infinity-categories II

### 15 November 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mike Johnson – Elementary insertions and Kan extensions
- 4pm: James Dolan – Weak infinity-functors between strict infinity-categories I

### 8 November 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Bachuki Mesablishvili – Descent morphisms and Galois theory
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Entity/attribute sketches

### 1 November 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Paddy McCrudden – A characterization theorem for cosemisimple quantum groups, Part II
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Codescent objects and coherence

### 25 October 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Paddy McCrudden – A characterization theorem for cosemisimple quantum groups, Part II
- 4pm: Mike Johnson – A universal solution to the view update problem

### 11 October 2000, Peace Park

- 2pm: Paddy McCrudden – A characterization theorem for cosemisimple quantum groups, Part I
- 4pm: Max Kelly – New observations on some reflexions arising from an action of a monoidal category

### 27 September 2000, Peace Park

- 2pm: James Dolan – Calculation of cohomology of K(Z/2Z,2) using globoplexes
- 4pm: Ross Street – Yang-Baxter operators on monoids

### 6 September 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Max Kelly – A note on actions of a monoidal category
- 4pm: James Dolan – Combinatorics of trees, stabilisation, and higher-dimensional categories

### 30 August 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Fang Li – Right braids, quasi-braided pre-tensor categories and general Yang-Baxter operators
- 4pm: Ross Street – On the cellular nerves of omega-categories

### 23 August 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Species in a weakly cartesian world
- 4pm: Ross Street – Berger's homogeneous theory structure on Joyal's category Theta

### 16 August 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: James Dolan – Joyal's theta-categories and the cohomology of Eilenberg-Mac Lane spaces II
- 4pm: Vincent Schmitt – Applications of enriched categories

### 9 August 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Batanin-Joyal higher categories without trees (Deforestation for a global village)
- 4pm: James Dolan – Joyal's theta-categories and the cohomology of Eilenberg-Mac Lane spaces

### 24 May 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Wolfram Bentz – Semigroup presentations and deficiency
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Symmetric globular operads II

### 17 May 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Duality for finite groups
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Symmetric globular operads

### 3 May 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ezra Getzler – The Deligne 2-groupoid of a differential graded Lie algebra
- 4pm: Max Kelly – Central extensions in Mal'tsev varieties (joint work with George Janelidze)

### 12 April 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Anne Heyworth – Rewriting and Kan extensions
- 4pm: Steve Lack – The gaucho approach to coherence

### 5 April 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: William Joyce – Projection of recoupling diagrams
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Operad of shuffle polytopes

### 29 March 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: William Joyce – Recoupling coefficients and diagram projection
- 4pm: Steve Lack – More on extended distributive laws

### 22 March 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: William Joyce – Coupling, recoupling and recoupling coefficients in the Racah-Wigner category
- 4pm: Bodo Pareigis – Double quantum groups II

### 15 March 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Bodo Pareigis – Double quantum groups
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Graphical species

### 8 March 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: Bodo Pareigis – Graphic calculus of braided categories
- 4pm: Ross Street – Multicategories and operads in Cat-operads

### 1 March 2000, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – A note on actions of a monoidal category
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – Opmonoidal monads

### 23 February 2000, Macquarie

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Strongly separable morphisms II
- 4pm: Ross Street – Monads and extended distributive laws

### 15 December 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Christian Kassel – Dehornoy's linear ordering on braids
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Strongly separable morphisms

### 8 December 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Christian Kassel – Completion of braided monoidal categories and action of the Grothendieck-Teichmüller group
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Central extensions in universal algebra

### 1 December 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Christian Kassel – Constructing braided monoidal categories from infinitesimal data
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Internal crossed modules II

### 24 November 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Internal crossed modules
- 4pm: Mark Weber – Non-permutative operads in a presheaf topos II (cont.)

### 17 November 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Non-permutative operads in a presheaf topos II
- 4pm: Ross Street – An extension of Grothendieck's semidirect/wreath product construction arising from enriched category theory

### 10 November 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Finite preorders and topological descent (joint work with Manuela Sobral)
- 4pm: Max Kelly – Thoughts on transport of structure for 2-monads

### 27 October 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Steve Lack – When small limits of small functors are small
- 4pm: Ross Street – From modules to accessible functors

### 20 October 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sun Shu-Hao – Classification of compact ringed spaces using sheaf representations II
- 4pm: Jiri Velebil – Local smallness of cocompletions

### 13 October 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Sun Shu-Hao – Classification of compact ringed spaces using sheaf representations
- 4pm: Max Kelly – Further thoughts on comparing monads

### 29 September 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Non-permutative operads in a presheaf topos (cont.)
- 4pm: Max Kelly – On proving the faithfulness of monad-morphisms

### 22 September 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Non-permutative operads in a presheaf topos
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Pénon's 5-minute definition of weak omega-category

### 15 September 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Daniel Steffen – Modular categories after Turaev II: Invariants of 3-manifolds & the skein category
- 4pm: Steve Lack – More on contractilbe presentations

### 8 September 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Daniel Steffen – Modular categories after Turaev
- 4pm: Ross Street – Cohomology with coefficients in a category

### 1 September 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Marie-Anne Moens – Azumaya graphs
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Pseudo-actions of braid monoids (d'après Deligne)

### 25 August 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Marie-Anne Moens – On regular presheaves and regular graphs
- 4pm: Ross Street – Oh no! Not even weaker 3-categories!

### 18 August 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Adriano Scutellà – Selecting without comparing: A small theorem in linear algebra and its abstract implementation using the bicategory Span(RGraph)
- 4pm: Isar Stubbe – The role in theoretical physics of the category of complete semilattices

### 23 June 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: André Joyal – A new model structure for simplicial sets
- 4pm: Ross Street – The formal theory of monads revisited

### 16 June 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Myles Tierney – Simplicial homotopy theory (lecture 6)
- 4pm: Alexei Davydov – Hochschild homology classes of fusion algebras

### 9 June 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Myles Tierney – Short course on simplicial homotopy theory (lecture 5)
- 4pm: Luigi Santocanale – When circular proofs are good proofs

### 2 June 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Myles Tierney – Simplicial homotopy theory (lecture 4)
- 4pm: Claudio Hermida – Coherence for representable multicategories

### 26 May 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Myles Tierney – Short course on simplicial homotopy theory (lecture 3)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – When do completion processes give rise to extensive categories?

### 19 May 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: André Joyal – Quillen model structures
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Cooperative games, permutoresultohedra and 4-D coherence

### 12 May 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: André Joyal – Quillen model structures

### 5 May 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Brian Day – *-Autonomous convolution
- 4pm: André Joyal – Introduction to Quillen model structures

### 21 April 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Max Kelly – Some happy new insights into base-change for categories enriched over bicategories
- 4pm: Ross Street – Categories enriched on two sides

### 14 April 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Luigi Santocanale – The $\mu$-lattice $J(P)$

### 31 March 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Luigi Santocanale – Least and greatest fixpoints in games, least and greatest fixpoints as games
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Second meditation on pseudomonads

### 24 March 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Julien Bichon – Galois reconstruction of finite quantum groups
- 4pm: Max Kelly – Objects in two categories and monoidal closed structures

### 10 March 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Julien Bichon – Quantum automorphism groups of finite graphs
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Informal discussion on homotopy 4-types

### 3 March 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Daniel Ford – Machiavellian games
- 4pm: Bob Rosebrugh – The distributive law for complete distributivity

### 24 February 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Kit Dampney – CT for IS - How CT enlivens a body of knowledge
- 4pm: John Corbett – A sheaf model of quantum mechanics

### 17 February 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin and André Joyal – Discussion on 4-teisi

### 10 February 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Max Kelly – The use of the pseudo-limit of an arrow in simplifying the work on monadicity of Steve Lack and GMK
- 4pm: Bob Rosebrugh – Spans, trees and minimal realization

### 3 February 1999, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – Single-space homology axioms

### 27 January 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Roy – Some toposes of spaces (cont.)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – On the monadicity of enriched categories with chosen colimits

### 13 January 1999, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Roy – Some toposes of spaces
- 4pm: Ross Street – Cohomology of groups

### 16 December 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Jeremy Gunawardena – The unreasonable ineffectiveness of mathematics in computer engineering
- 4pm: Max Kelly – Polyads, locally-bounded categories, and monadicity

### 9 December 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Claudio Hermida – Some reflections on 2-fibrations
- 4pm: André Joyal – Higher-dimensional category theory II

### 2 December 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Iterated localization for operads and the n-categorical tensor product problem (cont.)
- 4pm: André Joyal – Higher-dimensional category theory

### 25 November 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Max Kelly – New results on the monadicity over graphs of categories with finite limits III
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Iterated localization for operads and the n-categorical tensor product problem

### 18 November 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Henry Weld – An algebra of asynchronous binary circuits
- 4pm: Ross Street – Long modules, half-Long modules, and the Knizhnik-Zamolodchikov equation

### 11 November 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: André Joyal – Homology theory of multiplicative systems
- 4pm: Max Kelly – New results on the monadicity over graphs of categories with finite limits II

### 4 November 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – New results on the monadicity of categories with limits over graphs
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Exact completions of regular categories

### 28 October 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: André Joyal – Homology operations
- 4pm: Ross Street – Morita Rivista

### 14 October 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Enrico Vitale – Localizations of algebraic categories
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – On the algebra of systems governed by the continuity equation

### 7 October 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Enrico Vitale – A categorical approach to the Brauer Groups
- 4pm: Henry Weld – Towards a category of pipelines

### 23 September 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Graeme Segal – Braided monoidal categories and topology
- 4pm: Claudio Hermida – A (multi)categorical approach to weak n-cats (Part I)

### 16 September 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Bob Walters – On the algebra of systems with boundary
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – Tannaka duality for Maschkean categories

### 9 September 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: André Joyal – Q-rings and the homology of the symmetric groups
- 4pm: Diming Lu – Finite dimensional corepresentations of the quantum group GL(q)(2)

### 2 September 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Meditation on pseudomonads
- 4pm: Dominic Verity – Pseudomonads

### 26 August 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Francisco Marmolejo – 2-monads and Makkai's theorem for pretoposes
- 4pm: Paul Taylor – A categorical approach to the ordinals and the axiom of replacement

### 19 August 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Hongde Hu – Contractible coherence spaces and free bicompletions of categories
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – The role of teisi in post-modern algebra

### 12 August 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Claudio Hermida – Simulations and modal logic
- 4pm: Paul Taylor – A unified treatment of geometric and higher order logic

### 5 August 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Francisco Marmolejo – Pseudomonads and distributive laws
- 4pm: Paul Taylor – What is the generalized notion of algebraic theory that includes the theory of categories?

### 29 July 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Vaughan Pratt – Universal topology: Representing concrete objects by Chu spaces
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – Snapshots of four conferences

### 22 July 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Impressions of certain maths conferences
- 4pm: Ross Street – The chain rule

### 15 July 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Linear bicategories

### 8 July 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Karl-Georg Schlesinger – Quantum set theory, manifold notions and non-abelian cohomology
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Cofinite sieves and free restriction categories

### 1 July 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Linear bicategories
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – An algebra for systems governed by differential and integral equations

### 24 June 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – v^: R^ => R~^
- 4pm: Mike Johnson – Travel report

### 17 June 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Robbie Gates – Generic separables and images in extensive categories
- 4pm: Ross Street – The naturality of twist

### 10 June 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Some properties of generalized computads
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – Characterizing partial map classifiers

### 3 June 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Terry Bisson – Q-rings and the algebraic theory of homology operations
- 4pm: Ross Street – Internal categories

### 27 May 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Gwangwu Xu – Operator spaces and group algebras
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – Partial map classifiers and restriction classifiers (more from last week)

### 20 May 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Barry Jay – Using categorical concepts in programming language design: FISH
- 4pm: Robin Cockett – A characterization of categories of partial maps

### 13 May 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – What is symmetry again?
- 4pm: Ross Street – Analytic functors on globular sets

### 6 May 1998, Sydney

### 29 April 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Robin Cockett – Full completeness for categories enriched in commutative monoids
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – On accounting and quantities distributed over space and time

### 22 April 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Stephen Eriksson-Bique – Some parallel programming examples using homomorphisms
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Galois theory in symmetric monoidal categories

### 15 April 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – Free cocompletions
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Galois theory in symmetric monoidal categories

### 8 April 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Ryan Shelswell – Logic in a tos
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Central extensions of universal algebras

### 25 March 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Mike Fourman – Formal methods for system integration
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – Z tensor product for (Gray-Cat)_tensor-categories

### 18 March 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – How to define an operad by generators and relations
- 4pm: Max Kelly – The canonical enrichment of a category

### 11 March 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Mark Weber – Lawvere theories and an analogous characterisation problem
- 4pm: Ross Street – Operads without numbers

### 4 March 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Jonathon Burns – Vector bases, arrays, and adjunctions
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Boolean Galois theories

### 25 February 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – Compositional verification of distributed algorithms
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Functorial factorization, well-pointedness, and separability

### 11 February 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – Some geometry of 2-categorical k-tensor calculus
- 4pm: Ross Street, George Janelidze, and Steve Lack – Three short talks

### 4 February 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – A braiding for Pointed Groups
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – A tensor product for V-actegories

### 21 January 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Steve Lack – On the monadicity of categories with chosen weighted limits
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Semidirect products and extensions in protomodular categories (III)

### 14 January 1998, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – On free (enriched) categories with a class of colimits
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Semidirect products and extensions in protomodular categories (II)

### 7 January 1998, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – Two ways to make a braiding into a transfor
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Semidirect products and extensions in protomodular categories

### 3 December 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Commutator Theory III
- 4pm: Margaret McIntyre – Some geometry of Gray-categories

### 26 November 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – Distributed algorithms II
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – A characterization of the image of Comod

### 19 November 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: George Janelidze – Commutator Theory II
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – Distributed Algorithms I

### 12 November 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sun Shu-Hao – On representations of local compact groups which are not necessarily commutative
- 4pm: George Janelidze – Commutator theory

### 5 November 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Steve Lack – A general notion of operad
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – E tensor product of Gray-categories

### 29 October 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Max Kelly – On recent joint work with Adamek
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Montreal's progress in weak categories (notes on Joyal's and Hermida's talks and Joyal-Street's conversations)

### 22 October 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Montreal's progress in weak categories (notes on Joyal's and Hermida's talks and Joyal-Street's conversations)
- 4pm: Bob Walters – Circuits and feedback

### 15 October 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sun Shu-Hao – Remarks on Poincaré-Birkhoff-Witt theorem and quantum enveloping algebra
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – D tensor product of Gray-categories

### 8 October 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Bush – Computing left Kan extensions
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Van Kampen squares, pushouts, and retract equivalences

### 1 October 1997, Macquarie

### 24 September 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – A general notion of accessibility (conc.)
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – Quantum groups in V

### 10 September 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – A general notion of accessibility (cont.)
- 4pm: Steve Lack – On the general coherence result of Power

### 3 September 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Alex Iltyakov – On polynomial invariants of exceptional simple linear algebraic groups
- 4pm: Paddy McCrudden – Linearly recursive sequences, braided hopf algebras and ring

### 27 August 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – A general notion of accessibility (cont.)
- 4pm: Bob Walters – Concurrency theory and the rise of capitalism: span(graph), Paciolo, and partita doppia

### 20 August 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sun Shu-Hao – On the fundamental theorem of coalgebra and Tannakian recovery of categories
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – B tensor product of Gray-categories

### 13 August 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – A general notion of accessibility (cont.)
- 4pm: Sun Shu-Hao – On the fundamental theorem of coalgebra

### 6 August 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – A tensor product of Gray-categories
- 4pm: Max Kelly – A general notion of accessibility

### 2 July 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – Categories with feedback: some examples
- 4pm: Steve Lack – The extensive reflection of a distributive category

### 25 June 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – Pasting potpourri
- 4pm: Ross Street – Footnote to parenthetic remarks

### 18 June 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – Categories with feedback
- 4pm: Ross Street – Parenthetic remarks

### 11 June 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ivan LeCreurer – Descent, fibrations, and internal categories
- 4pm: Marino Gran – Internal categories in Malcev varieties

### 4 June 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: René Lavendhomme – On De Rham's Theorem
- 4pm: Carmen Quinteiro – Enriched accessible categories

### 28 May 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: René Lavendhomme – Small is beautiful -- An Introduction to Synthetic Differential Geometry
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Plus-constructions I have known

### 21 May 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Paddy McCrudden – A characterization of the image of Comod: Coalg(R) --> Cat/(R-Mod)
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Finitary monads on globular sets and notions of computad they generate

### 14 May 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Finite coproducts in variable categories
- 4pm: Mike Johnson – Categorical consultancy and finite cocompleteness

### 7 May 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – Equipments (cont.)
- 4pm: Margaret McIntyre – On the construction of free Gray-categories from deformation classes of legible progressive 3-surface diagrams

### 30 April 1997, Macquarie

### 23 April 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – The 2-category of equipments and adjunctions therein
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – An algebra for constructing Petri nets as transition systems

### 16 April 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Nico Pumplün – Banach spaces and convex modules
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – Transfors and their localizations

### 9 April 1997, Sydney

### 26 March 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Jiri Adámek – Finitary Sketches
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – On the nerve of 4-dimensional teisi

### 19 March 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – The higher operads of Michael Batanin
- 4pm: Jiri Adámek – Injectivity in locally presentable categories

### 12 March 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Jiri Adámek – Injectivity in locally presentable categories
- 4pm: Clemens Berger – Nerves of braided monoidal categories and lax 3-categories

### 5 March 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Clemens Berger – On braided monoidal categories and double loop spaces
- 4pm: Max Kelly – On the monadicity over graphs of categories with limits

### 26 February 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – On concurrent impertaive programming
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Dynamic Evaluation

### 19 February 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – On coherent situations
- 4pm: Richard Buckland – Cell diagrams for choice

### 12 February 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Richard Buckland – Using pasting diagrams to represent programs II: Properties of schemes
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Lax World

### 5 February 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – The combinatorics of higher-dimensional lax natural transformations
- 4pm: Richard Buckland – Using pasting diagrams to represent programs

### 29 January 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Mike Johnson – Prototypic weak interactive categories
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Hopf algebras and combinatorics

### 22 January 1997, Macquarie

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – Bicategories and abstract specifications of concurrent systems
- 4pm: Ross Street – The Charade Braid

### 15 January 1997, Sydney

- 2pm: Paddy McCrudden – Descent
- 4pm: Ross Street – Holiday thoughts on Tannaka duality

### 18 December 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Ross Street – Group Cohomology

### 4 December 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – Kassel: Ore, Noether, Gauss
- 4pm: Ross Street – Transfer of limits across functors

### 27 November 1996, Sydney

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – Graphic toposes
- 4pm: Steve Lack – The free T-category on a T-graph

### 20 November 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Mike Johnson – Unity and synthesis in higher dimensional category theory
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – Higher dimensional Zamoldchikov

### 13 November 1996, Sydney

- 2pm: Steve Lack – One construction on lax functors
- 4pm: Ross Street – Fusion operators as generalised Hopf structures

### 6 November 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Paddy McCrudden – From the good book (Quantum Groups by Kassels)
- 4pm: Michael Batanin – Higher order operads and their algebras from the point of view of the theory of monoidal globular categories

### 30 October 1996, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Coherence for monoidal globular categories
- 4pm: Steve Lack – U_q(sl(2)), SL_q(2), and duality for Hopf algebras

### 23 October 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – Monoidal globular categories as a natural environment for the theory of weak n-categories
- 4pm: Steve Lack – The world of Chu according to Pavlovic

### 16 October 1996, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – For which classes L of limits is the forgetful functor from the category of L-complete categories and L-continuous functors to the category of graphs and graph-morphisms a monadic functor? (cont.)
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – Some things you always wanted to know about Xy-pic but were afraid to ask

### 9 October 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Hu Hung Bui – Compact Quantum Groups
- 4pm: Ross Street – The Chu Construction

### 2 October 1996, Sydney

- 2pm: Max Kelly – For which classes L of limits is the forgetful functor from the category of L-complete categories and L-continuous functors to the category of graphs and graph-morphisms a monadic functor?
- 4pm: Henry Weld – The Book Part II

### 18 September 1996, Sydney

- 2pm: Giulio Katis – On Bivariant theories and extensive categories
- 4pm: Barry Jay – Extensive Challenges for Static Typing

### 11 September 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Sjoerd Crans – Why the centre is the way it is
- 4pm: Carolyn Kennett – The Book Part I, or Let's meet a quantum group

### 4 September 1996, Sydney

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – 2-operads and bicategories
- 4pm: Giulio Katis – On bivariant theories

### 28 August 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – On the definition of weak n-categories III
- 4pm: Ross Street – Opcategories (cont.)

### 21 August 1996, Sydney

- 2pm: Ross Street – Coming to terms with opcategories
- 4pm: Sjoerd Crans – Looping and delooping, suspension, the stabilization theorem

### 14 August 1996, Macquarie

- 2pm: Michael Batanin – On the definition of weak n-categories II
- 4pm: Steve Lack – Categories of fractions and infinitary structures