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AISB YouTube Channel

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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Winter School in Abstract Analysis, Section Set Theory and Topology, 25 Jan - 1 Feb 2014, Hejnice, CZECH REPUBLIC

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce that registration for the Winter School in 
Abstract Analysis, section Set Theory & Topology is now open. The 
conference will take place between January 25th and February 1st 2014 in 
Hejnice, Czech Republic.

Tutorial speakers for this year are:

Antonio Aviles
Jaroslav Nesetril
Dilip Raghavan
Matteo Viale

The conference fee is 300 EUR and covers all expenses including the bus 
from Prague to Hejnice and back. Accommodation will be in double rooms.

We have a limited amount of money to support students and researchers 
without other sources of funding.

Important deadlines are:

                  Dec 11th    financial support application
                  Dec 31st    registration

To get more information about the conference, about the financial support 
and to REGISTER please visit our web page

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

We would also like to ask you to help us spread this news among other 
people (especially students) who might be interested in this conference 
but are out of our reach.

Hope to see you in January

David Chodounsky, Jan Stary and Jonathan Verner