### Categorified Gauge Theory in Chicago

#### Posted by urs

The university of Chicago hosts a conference, from April 7 to April 11, in memory of Saunders MacLane ($\to $, $\to $, $\to $) (who died April last year): Category Theory and its Applications in conjunction with the Unni Namboodiri Lectures, given by John Baez on Higher Gauge Theory ($\to $, $\to $, $\to $). Other speakers include Alissa Crans and Danny Stevenson ($\to $) on the $\mathrm{String}(n)$ ($\to $) 2-group ($\to $) , higher Schreier theory ($\to $) and related stuff.

Posted at April 4, 2006 9:44 AM UTC