The New York Group Theory Seminar was founded in 1960 by Wilhelm Magnus, whose picture is attached here. For many years the New York Group Theory Seminar was coordinated by Gilbert Baumslag. Memorial Seminar for G. Baumslag video
The seminar meets Friday 4:00-5:00 p.m. at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York (Room 5417). The current organizers are Khalid Bou-Rabee, Olga Kharlampovich, Alexei Miasnikov, Vladimir Shpilrain and Sean Cleary.