Conference “Modern advances in geometry and topology”


Event Details


The preparation for the conference 'Modern advances in geometry and topology' in honor of professor Alexander A. Borisenko is on its way. The following speakers have confirmed or confirmed with high probability their participation in the conference:
  • Yuri Aminov (ILTPE, Ukraine)
  • Dmytro Bolotov (ILTPE, Ukraine)
  • Sergei Buyalo (Steklov Institute of Mathematics, Russian Federation)
  • Oldrich Kowalski (Charles University, Czech Republic)*
  • Boris Kruglikov (University of Tromso, Norway)
  • Sergiy Maksymenko (Institute of Mathematics of NAS, Ukraine)
  • Vicente Miquel (University of Valencia, Spain)
  • Yuri Nikolayevsky (La Trobe University, Australia)
  • Barbara Opozda (Jagiellonian University, Poland)
  • Alexander Prishlyak (Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine)
  • Idzhad Sabitov (Moscow State University, Russian Federation)
  • Udo Simon (TU Berlin, Germany)
  • Iskander Taimanov (Novosibirsk State University, Russian Federation)
  • Pawel Walczak (University of Lodz, Poland)
  • Vlad Yaskin (University of Alberta, Canada)*
  • Michael Zarichnyi (Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, Ukraine)
We also happy to announce that we received a grant under the Conference Support Program of the Commission of Developing Countries of the International Mathematical Union(CDC IMU). This grant, together with the private donation by Aleksey A. Borisenko, allows us to offer financial support to partially cover accommodation and travel expenses for researchers from developing countries. Limited funds are also available to support participants from the other countries. Graduate students and recent PhDs are particularly encouraged to apply. In order to apply for the financial support, please register to the conference at the registration page, and send
  • Statement of interest (half page limit);
  • Brief CV (including a list of publications, if any)
as a single pdf document at the conference e-mail magt2016@karazin.ua. Deadline for applications for financial support is July, 1, 2016. Successful applicants will be notified by July, 10, 2016. Reminders: The conference will take place in V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (Kharkiv, Ukraine) on September 12 - 16, 2016 (suggested arrival is September 11). Timeline of the conference:
  • July 1, 2016 – deadline for online registration and financial support application;
  • By July 10, 2016 – notification of successful applicants;
  • August 1, 2016 – deadline for contributed talks and posters abstracts submission;
  • End of August – acceptance decisions on contributed talks and posters.
  • September 12, 2016 – start of the conference;
The conference fee is 350 UAH (15 EUR) for senior researchers, 250 UAH (10 EUR) for recent PhDs, and 150 UAH (5 EUR) for graduate students. The fee covers conference materials, coffee breaks and welcome party, and should be paid in cash during the registration on the first day of the conference. The conference dinner is planned on September 14 (tentative), details TBA. Please visit the conference web-site http://magt.karazin.ua/ for further details on registration, abstracts submission, accommodation, traveling, cultural program, etc.