Dates for the CBMS Conference

Monday May 13 to Friday May 17, 2019

Timetable for the CBMS Conference

Lectures start at 9 am and 1:30 pm each day and will be about sixty minutes long, leaving plenty of time for questions and discussion. See the list of planned topics.

Links to videos with screen capture will be added shortly after each talk.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9–10:30 am Overview Persistence Application to Phylogenetics Generalized Persistence and Vectorization The Topology of Complements
10:30–noon Coffee and Research Discussion
noon–1:30 pm Lunch
1:30–3 pm Algebraic Topology Application to Natural Images Topological Modeling The Topology of Neural Nets and Deep Learning The Future
3pm–? Caffeine-fueled Working Groups
5–7pm Reception at the Blacklock House Reception in the SSMB Atrium

Workshop on Software for Topological Data Analysis, Saturday May 18, 2019

Confirmed Speakers


9–9:45 am Henry Adams An Introduction to Applied Topology Software
9:50–10:35 am Jisu Kim R Package TDA for Statistical Inference on Topological Data Analysis
Raoul Wadhwa Education for TDA in R with TDAstats (cancelled)
10:40–11:25 am Jessi Cisewski Topological Data Analysis: Inference for Spatially Complex Data New time!
11:25–1:30 pm Lunch Break
1:30–4:30 pm Coding Sprints


All lectures will be located in the SSMB Lecture Hall (room NSMB 129) off the main lobby of the School of Science and Mathematics Building at 202 Calhoun Street; #11 on this College of Charleston campus map.

The afternoon Working Groups and the Coding Sprints on the Software Day will be held in the lobby of the School of Science and Mathematics Building.