Pós-Graduação em Matemática

Escola de Verão 2012



In honour of Prof. Frank Tall, on the occasion of his retirement.

February 27 - March 02, 2012

Federal University of Bahia (UFBA)
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil


This week will be hosted by Universidade Federal da Bahia (Federal University of Bahia), and held at Institute of Mathematics, UFBA, Campus Ondina, Salvador, as a satellite event of the Institute's Summer Programme.

The meeting aims to bring together a number of researchers to discuss the latest advances in the area, in order to facilitate future collaborations and partnerships.

Guided tutorials, concerning recent developments in the field, will also be presented.

Contributed talks are welcome. The conference also aims to provide (for a general audience) an up to date picture of research topics in Set Theory and Set Theoretic Topology.

The official languages of the conference are: Portuguese, Spanish and English.


Scientific Committee:

Ofelia Alas (USP São Paulo, Brasil) (Presidente)
Ruy Exel (UFSC, Brasil)
Charles Morgan (UCL, UEA, UK; CMAF, Portugal)


Invited Speakers:

Ofelia Alas (USP, Brasil)
Leandro Aurichi (USP Sao Carlos, Brasil)
Irene Castro-Pereira (UFPA, Brasil)
Ruy Exel (UFSC, Brasil)
Lucia Junqueira (USP, Brasil)
Charles Morgan (UCL, UEA, UK; CMAF, Portugal)
Valeria de Paiva (Univ. Birminghan)
Frank Tall (University of Toronto, Canadá)
Ramiro de la Vega (UniAndes, Colômbia)
Daniel Vendrúscolo (UFScar, Brasil)
Andrés Villaveces (Unal, Colômbia)


Contributed talks:

Ljubisa Kocinac (Nis, Serbia)


Organizing Committee:

Samuel Gomes da Silva (UFBA, Brasil) (Coordenador)
Leandro Aurichi (USP Sao Carlos, Brasil)
Joao Paulo Cirineu de Jesus (Estudante de Doutorado, USP, Brasil)
Dimi Rangel (Estudante de Mestrado, UFBA, Brasil)
Raiana Gouveia (Estudante de Graduação, UFBA, Brasil)

Registration fee: US$ 90,00 or R$ 150,00. To be paid at the Registration Desk. Discounts may be arranged.

If you'd like to participate (or even give a talk), please contact the organizer, Samuel Gomes da Silva: samuel@ufba.br (alternative email samuca_mat@yahoo.com.br). Further details will be provided and regularly updated at the conference website: www.veraomat.ufba.br/Topologia.htm.

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Salvador - "Brazil's capital of happiness" - is one of the most important cities in Brazil's NorthEast, with a friendly, warm and easygoing population. During summer, beaches and street parties (including Carnival) ensure lots of fun for everyone.

(Hotels can be hard to book during summer; if you intend to come, feel free to contact us for advice.)

Direct flights from Europe are available with Condor (via Frankfurt) and Air Europa (via Madrid), both twice weekly, and with TAP Air Portugal (via Lisbon), daily.

From USA: direct flights with American Airlines (via Miami) daily.

From South America: connection flights with LAN and TACA (via Santiago and Lima) daily, connection flights with Gol (via Caracas) daily.


Deadline for submission: February 06




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