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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Winter School in Abstract Analysis, section set theory and topology, 26 Jan - 2 Feb 2013, Hejnice, CZECH REPUBLIC

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce that Winter School in Abstract Analysis, section Set Theory & Topology 
will take place between January 26th and February 2nd 2013 in Hejnice, Czech Republic.

Tutorial speakers for this year are:

M. Hrusk
J. van Mill
S. Solecki
S. Todorcevic
J. Zapletal

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

There is also a limited amount of money to support students and researchers without other sources 
of funding.

Important deadlines are:

Financial support application - Dec 11th Registration - Dec 31st

To get more information about the conference, 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, Tom Pazak and Jonathan Verner