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Conference: Manifolds and Groups

Dates and Location

The conference will take place during the week September 25-29, 2017 at the University of Regensburg

Aims and Scope

The aim is to bring together researchers who are interested in group theory and applications thereof to the topology and geometry of manifolds.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Michel Boileau
  • Oleg Bogopolski
  • Michelle Bucher-Karlsson
  • Dani Calegari
  • Roberto Frigerio
  • Alexander Gaifullin
  • Bernhard Hanke
  • Sebastian Hensel
  • Claudio Ilosa Isenrich
  • Holger Kammeyer
  • Jean-Francois Lafont
  • Ian Leary
  • Wolfgang Lück
  • Saul Schleimer
  • Petra Schwer
  • Kevin Schreve
  • Alessandro Sisto
  • Richard Weidmann
  • Jesse Wolfson
  • Daniel Woodhouse


Financial Support

Limited financial support for the conference and younger participants is available through SFB 1085: Higher Invariants.

Application: tba



Practical Information

  • City of Regensburg: Regensburg is a Unesco World Heritage site that is famous for its well preserved medieval city center and its beautiful Gothic cathedral. Further information can be found here.
  • Accomodation: Regensburg is a tourist destination and we encourage guests to book their rooms as early as possible.