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Geometric Topology and Geometry of Banach Spaces

May 14-19, 2017

Eilat Campus of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Center for Advanced Studies in Mathematics

Department of Mathematics


The international conference "Geometric Topology and Geometry of Banach spaces"

will take place at the Eilat Campus of Ben Gurion University of the Negev (Israel)  from 14-19 May, 2017.

Eilat is Israel's southernmost city, a popular resort located at the northern tip of the

Red Sea, on the Gulf of Eilat. Basic information about the city of Eilat can be found at

The main purpose of the conference is to bring together mathematicians

working in all fields of mathematics dealing with Geometric Topology and Geometry of Banach spaces

in order to exchange ideas and present results of current research.

The total estimated number of participants is 70.

Depending on the number of participants we may have some lectures in parallel.


There is no Conference registration fee.


The Organizing Committee will book the rooms for all participants in the Hotel Adi

and will offer special prices in this hotel.

Eilat has plenty of hotels and in principal the participants could book a hotel of their choice on their own.

Travel to Eilat: “Arkia” and “Israir” are the airlines operating flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat.

ISRAIR web site is

ARKIA web site is

We recommend Arkia Express service which offers low-fare flights for in advance reservations.

Both air-companies operate flights from Ben-Gurion international airport.

The following Eilat Official Tourism Site contains a lot of useful information.


We are planning to have Conference Dinner and an excursion

for the conference participants and accompanying persons.

Possible financial support depends on the total funds that we shall be able to obtain.


Eilat pictures

Welcome to Eilat

Travel to Eilat,

Transportation, Meals,
Banking, Internet



About BGU

Poster of the Conference

Conference Dinner,



Map of Eilat

Map of campus


Taxi, Medical help,  Pharmacies

Useful Information

Full Program


Scientific Committee:

Alexander Dranishnikov (University of Florida, USA),

William Johnson (Texas A&M University, USA),

Michael Levin (BGU, Israel),

Clemente Zanco (University of Milano, Italy)


Organizing Committee:

Arkady Leiderman (Ben-Gurion University)

Michael Lin (Ben-Gurion University),

*Workshop - May 14-19, 2017

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel

Workshop sponsored by the Israel Science Foundation and the Center for Advanced Studies in Mathematics, BGU, Beer Sheva, Israel

Additional support by the Department of Mathematics of the University of Milano, Italy and BGU President, Rector and Dean of the Faculty of Natural Sciences

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