A "geometric group theory" for homeomorphisms groups?

Mathematical Conversations
Topic:A "geometric group theory" for homeomorphisms groups?
Speaker:Frédéric Le Roux
Affiliation:Institut de maths de Jussieu
Date:Wednesday, February 22
Time/Room:6:00pm - 7:00pm/Dilworth Room

I propose to discuss classical geometric group theory, and its potential extension to homeomorphisms groups suggested recently by Kathryn Mann and Christian Rosendal.