Groups, Rings, and Grouprings

Groups, Rings, and Group-Rings

Celebrating a Century of Mathematics in Alberta

July 11 - 15, 2011

University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

Announcements  Invited Speakers  Participants  Important Dates  Abstracts  Registration  Accommodation  Edmonton  Enquiries  Organizers  Sponsors 

Invited Speakers

The meeting will highlight talks given by the following Invited Speakers:


Important Dates:

The following deadlines and events are in 2011:
Early January  Registration opens
June 1Abstract Submission Deadline
July 10Arrival
July 11Conference begins
On-site registration
Invited and contributed talks
Reception at the Faculty Club
July 12Invited and contributed talks
July 13Invited and contributed talks
July 14Invited and contributed talks
Banquet at the Faculty Club
July 15Invited and contributed talks
Conference ends
July 16Departure


A preliminary version of the schedule and abstracts of talks is now available.
Please contact for any changes.


Registration is now open! Please register by June 15th so that we can process your order.

Regular Participant Fee: $200 CAD

Graduate Student Fee: $100 CAD
Fee includes

Please register by filling out this form. If you have problems opening this in your browser, try right-clicking the link, save the file regform.pdf to your computer, and open the file with Adobe reader.

Payment is by cheque or credit card.


Accommodations have been arranged at: Both are a one minute walk to the University campus.

Maps and Edmonton Info

It is about a 30 minute journey from the Edmonton Airport to the University. Cab fares are about $50. You can also take the Sky Shuttle which leaves for the university every 20-45 minutes and goes straight to Campus Tower and Lister Hall. Its cost is $15 one way/$25 return.

The location of the workshop, accommodation and the banquet venue (the Faculty Club) will be indicated on the Campus Map

The campus has a variety of restaurants and cafes, mostly concentrated at Hub Mall and the Student Union Building (SUB). There are a variety of good restaurants and pubs a short distance from campus primarily on Whyte Avenue (82 Ave) between 104 and 109 St. Recommendations include:



Further Information and Enquiries

General enquiries may be addressed here.

A copy of the conference poster is available here. We encourage participants to print off a copy and put it on their office door or elsewhere in the department.


Eric Jespers, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Wolfgang Kimmerle, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Sudarshan Sehgal, University of Alberta, Canada


Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences
Department of Mathematical Sciences

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