The conference continues the tradition of group theoretic conferences "Groups and Group Rings" I-XI and "Groups and Their Actions" 2007, 2010, 2012, 2015 held in Poland between 1993-2015.
The discussed topics will include:
Conference is organized and supported by:
Institute of Mathematics, Faculty of Applied Mathematics
Silesian University of Technology (Gliwice, Poland)
CNRS / University Lyon
University of Basque Country
University of Technology Vienna
Moscow State University
University of Brasilia
University of Wrocław
University of Bath
Oxford / Leipzig University
Center for New Technologies (CNT)
Silesian University of Technology
Konarskiego 22B Str.
Registration, lectures, coffee breaks and lunches will be held in the building of Center for New Technologies of the Silesian University of Technology.
Take the main entrance (Entrance A) to the building. The registration desk will be right in front of you.
Morning sessions: Lecture Hall A (Aula A), ground floor
Afternoon sessions: Lecture Hall B (Aula B), second floor
Coffee breaks, lunches: yellow patio near the entrance to Lecture Hall A, ground floor
Museum of Technology SUT
Located at the third floor in CNT, open daily 8.00 - 18.00, the museum offers expositions of old measurement instruments, information processing and publication equipment and cameras. The entrance is free.
Near the main entrance (A) of the building on the left you can see the Foucault pendulum. Running in CNT since 2014, the pendulum is 22 meters long, weights 55 kg and changes its oscillation plane by 360 degrees in 31 h and 6,6 min.
Gliwice is the westernmost city of the Upper Silesian metropolis, south of Poland.
It is easily accessible by air (four international airports nearby: Katowice (KTW), Cracow (CRA), Ostrava (OSR) and Wrocław (WRO)),
train (direct trains from major Polish cities: Warsaw, Cracow, Wrocław) and roads (A1 highway from Ostrava and Gdansk, A4 highway from Wrocław and Cracow).
To reach Gliwice from Katowice - Pyrzowice airport you can take a taxi (30 min) or a bus AP1 (60 min).
From Cracow - Balice airport you can take a bus LEO Express (direct connection to Gliwice, 90 min).
The registration fee is 1000 PLN/250 EUR.
Registered participants will be provided with lunches, coffee breaks, conference dinner and social events.
The fee should be paid by bank transfer to the following account: