A workshop on the occasion of

Miroslav Tůma's 60th birthday

MTU60: Let's make it sparse

Prague, Czech Republic, January 31 - February 2, 2019

Our friend Mirek Tuma will soon become 60. On that occasion, we would like to celebrate not only his remarkable professional achievements but also his outstanding contribution towards very productive and friendly environment so much appreciated by his colleagues and collaborators all over the world.

Registration: No conference fee is required. In order to register, please, send an e-mail message containing your name and affiliation to E-mail: hbilkova(at)math(dot)cas(dot)cz by December 25, 2018. May you wish to present a talk (approximately 20-30 min.), please include its tentative title.

Program: Lectures will start on Thursday, January 31, 2019 afternoon, continue on Friday morning and afternoon. On Friday evening we will go together for a dinner, and on Saturday we plan a social program (a bit of history & architecture & art & nature combined with some beer ...) A detailed program will be announced later.

Invited speakers:

Venue: Lecture room K1, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Sokolovska 83, Praha 8 - Karlin: [Google Maps], GPS: 50°5'38.307"N, 14°27'1.948"E. The building of Faculty of Mathematics and Physics is located approximately 150 meters from the metro station Krizikova (line "B", or the "yellow line" of the Prague metro system); to find a connection, see Prague public transport. Here are some notes about using the Prague public transport. There are many accommodation options in Prague, please make a reservation for yourself.

Catering: During the coffee breaks, some small snacks will be available. There is a lot of restaurants close to the university; please see the list.

May you wish to express your interest or ask for any further information, please send a message to hbilkova(at)math(dot)cas(dot)cz. We are looking forward to seeing you in Prague,

Miro Rozloznik, Zdenek Strakos, Petr Tichy, Hanka Bilkova