3rd Workshop on Formal Topology

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The 3rd WFTop

The 3rd Workshop on Formal Topology will take place in Padua (Italy) and will be hosted by The Municipality of Padua on 7-12 May 2007.
It is the third of a series of successful meetings on the development of Formal Topology and its connections with related approaches.

What is Formal Topology

When topology is developed in a strictly constructive way, for instance over Martin-Löf's type theory, points cannot be given primitively and the pointfree approach is fundamental. This is the reason why it is called formal. Read more »

Invited Speakers

The list of invited speakers includes outstanding scholars such as André Joyal, Per Martin-Löf, Martin Hyland, Peter Aczel... Read more »

Tutorials for beginners

The workshop is preceded by 2 days of tutorials for absolute beginners. It will be held by some of the creators of Point Free and Formal Topology. Read more »