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AISB event Bulletin Item

CONFERENCE: "Groups and Model Theory", 30 May - 3 June 2011, Germany

Muelheim an der Ruhr (Germany)

The conference will focus on Group Theory, Model Theory and their interaction with a particular emphasis on Abelian Group Theory.

The lectures on Thursday and the conference dinner are dedicated to Professor Ruediger Goebel on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

The following main speakers have agreed to give a lecture:

Silvana Bazzoni (Padova)
Peter Cameron (London)
Laszlo Fuchs (Tulane)
Ruediger Goebel (Essen)
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Luigi Salce (Padova)
Saharon Shelah (Jerusalem)
Simon Thomas (Rutgers)
Jan Trlifaj (Prague)
John Truss (Leeds)

Moreover, there will be several plenary talks by invited young speakers including

Gabor Braun (Budapest)
Antongiulio Fornasiero (Mnster)
Daniel Herden (Essen)
Itay Kaplan (Konstanz and Jerusalem)

For further information including submission of talks, registration, the conference center, accomodation, and travelling, please see

Everyone is welcome to participate and to submit talks.

Lutz Struengmann, Manfred Droste, Katrin Tent, and Martin Ziegler