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Lighthill Debates

The Lighthill debates from 1973 are now available on YouTube. You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video  



AISB event Bulletin Item

CONFERENCE: Infinity Conference, 18-22 July 2011, SPAIN

Bellaterra (Spain)

The Infinity Conference will take place at the Centre de Recerca Matematica in Bellaterra 
(near Barcelona, Spain), July 18-22, 2011. This conference is focused on interdisciplinary work 
in mathematical logic, with connections to theoretical computer science and the philosophy/history
of set theory. It will serve as the culmination of the Infinity Project, an interdisciplinary 
project in logic hosted at the CRM and funded by the John Templeton Foundation during 2009-2011. 

The Scientific Committee consists of John Baldwin, Maria Luisa Bonet, Sy-David Friedman (Chair), 
Juan Carlos Martinez and Michael Rathjen. Confirmed invited speakers are Tatiana Arrigoni, Joan 
Bagaria, John Baldwin, Arnold Beckmann, Sam Buss, Yijia Chen, Joerg Flum, Rami Grossberg, Tapani 
Hyttinen, Julia Knight, Martin Koerwien, Lars Kristiansen, Colin McLarty, Russell Miller, Antonio 
Montalban, Moritz Mueller, Michael Rathjen, Andres Villaveces, Andreas Weiermann and Philip Welch. 

For further information about the meeting, including how to register and apply for financial 
support, go to  and follow the links "Conferences and Workshops" and "Infinity