First announcement

Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce the 6th European Set Theory Conference (6ESTC) organized by the European Set Theory Society and the Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

Date:
July 3 - 7, 2017. (Date of arrival: July 2, date of departure: July 8.)

Venue:
Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics (Reáltanoda utca 13-15, 1053, BudapestHungary)

Registration:
Registration is now open at the Registration page of the above homepage of the meeting.

Registration fee:
65 000 HUF (approx. 210 EUR, if payment is received until April 15, 2017)
80 000 HUF (approx. 258 EUR, if payment is received until July 1, 2017)
100 000 HUF (approx. 322 EUR, if payed at the conference venue) 

Sponsor:
We are pleased to announce that 6ESTC is officially sponsored by the Association for Symbolic Logic (ASL), hence student ASL members wishing to attend the meeting may apply for ASL travel funds.

Discount for students and fresh PhD's:
We are making an effort to secure funds to provide a discount from the registration fee for a limited number of students and fresh PhD's. Unfortunately, it may happen that these funds only arrive so late, if at all, that this discount will be paid off as a refund at or after the conference. Please let us know on the registration form if you intend to apply for such a discount.

Highlights of the scientific program:
Awarding ceremony of the 3rd Hausdorff Medal of the European Set Theory Society and lecture by the winner.
Special morning session dedicated to the memory of András Hajnal.

Tutorial (3 lectures):
Assaf Rinot (Bar-Ilan), Strong colorings and their applications

Following the tradition of previous European Set Theory Conferences, the bulk of the program will consist of 50 minute invited talks.

Invited speakers:
Omer Ben-Neria (Tel-Aviv-UCLA)
Michal Doucha (Prague)
Alan Dow (UNC Charlotte)
Vera Fischer (U. Vienna)
Mohammad Golshani (Tehran)
Yair Hayut (HUJI, Jerusalem)
Michael Hrusak (UNAM, Mexico)
Péter Komjáth (ELTE, Budapest)
Milos Kurillic (Novi Sad)
Philipp Luecke (Bonn)
Maciej Malicki (Warsaw)
Maryanthe Malliaris (U Chicago)
Diego Mejia (Shizuoka)
Ben Miller (Vienna)
Justin Moore (Cornell)
Itay Neeman (UCLA)
Dillip Raghavan (Singapoore)
Slawek Solecki (Urbana)
Daniel Soukup (Vienna)
Spencer Unger (UCLA)
Toshimichi Usuba (Tokio, Waseda U)

Contributed talks, posters:
It will be possible to present a limited number of 20 minute contributed talks and a poster session is planned as well. 

Deadline for submitting titles and abstracts:
May 31, 2017.

Program Committee:
I. Juhász (chair, Budapest), T. Bartoszynski (Washington, DC), M. Džamonja (Norwich), S. D. Friedman (Vienna), W. Kubiś (Prague and Warsaw), M. Magidor (Jerusalem), H. Mildenberger (Freiburg).

Social events:
Welcome party on Sunday evening
Excursion on Wednesday afternoon
Conference dinner on Thursday evening

Accommodation:
We have special arrangements with the following hotels. However, since this is a very busy period, this is primarily to secure a sufficient number of rooms for the participants of the conference, and it may well happen that you find a better rate individually!

(73 EUR/night/person, please fill out this form and email it to daniel.hasitz@danubiushotels.com)

(73 EUR/night/person, please fill out this form and email it to h2078-am@accor.com)

(76 EUR/night/person, please fill out this form and email it to H1765-SB1@accor.com)

(85 EUR/night/person, please fill out this form and email it to daniel.hasitz@danubiushotels.com)

Local Organizing Committee:
L. Soukup (chair), M. Elekes (secretary), I. Juhász, V. Kiss, G. Sági, D. Sziráki, Z. Vidnyánszky.

We encourage you to forward this message to anyone who you think may be interested but left out from the mailing list, especially to potentially interested students and young set theorists.

With best regards,
                                   The Organizers