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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
  • Danny Calegari
  • Roberto Frigerio
  • Alexander Gaifullin
  • Bernhard Hanke
  • Sebastian Hensel
  • Holger Kammeyer
  • Jean-Francois Lafont
  • Ian Leary
  • Claudio Llosa Isenrich
  • Wolfgang Lück
  • Saul Schleimer
  • Kevin Schreve
  • Petra Schwer
  • 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: Through the registration form below; all applications for financial support received by June 1, 2017 will be given full consideration.


Please fill out the registration form

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.