May 20 - 22, 2022

Hybrid (Philadelphia, PA)

Temple University

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The conference will by located at 1925 N 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122, in SERC (the Science Education and Research Center).


This conference aims to expose graduate students in algebra, geometry, and topology to current research, and provide them with an opportunity to present and discuss their own research. It also intends to provide a forum for graduate students to engage with each other as well as expert faculty members in their areas of research. Most of the talks at the conference will be given by graduate students, with four given by distinguished keynote speakers.

This event is sponsored by the Department of Mathematics at Temple University and the NSF.


Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement

The organizers of the GTA Philly Conference share the values and commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion as expressed by the American Mathematical Society.

"The American Mathematical Society recognizes the breadth of people, thought, and experience that contribute to mathematics. We value the contributions of all members of our mathematics community to improve mathematics research, education, and the standing of the mathematical sciences. We welcome everyone interested in mathematics as we work to build a community that is diverse, respectful, accessible, and inclusive. We are committed to ensuring equitable access to mathematics opportunities and resources for people regardless of gender, gender identity or expression, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion or religious belief, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disabilities, veteran status, immigration status, or any other social or physical component of their identity."



The deadline to register for funding is April 11th, after which it will be considered on a rolling basis. There is no registration fee. Members of gender, racial, and ethnic groups underrepresented in mathematics are encouraged to register. To register, please fill out this Google Form: GTA Philly 2022 Registration

Title/Abstract Submission

The deadline to submit a title/abstract for a talk is April 11th, after which they will be considered on a rolling basis. To submit a title/abstract, please fill out this Google Form: GTA Philly 2022 Title/Abstract Submission

Conference Poster


Keynote Speakers

Jayadev Athreya (University of Washington)

Linda Chen (Swarthmore College)

Francesco Lin (Columbia University)

Bianca Viray (University of Washington)



Detailed Schedule


Talk Abstracts


Past years' websites - including lists of participants and titles/abstracts of talks - and keynote talks:

Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns do not hesitate to contact us at: gta[dot]temple[dot]math[at]gmail[dot]com. You can also contact the individual graduate organizers: