Special Functions and Orthogonal Polynomials
Organizing committeeGoce Chadzitaskos, Chairman (Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic)
Jiri Hrivnak (Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic)
Maryna Nesterenko (Institute of Mathematics of NAS of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukriane)
Jiri Patera (Centre de Recherches Mathématiques, Université de Montréal, Canada)
Severin Posta (Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic)
Premysl Sumpela (Czech Technical University in Prague, Decin, Czech Republic)
The Conference will be held in the city of Děčín (see the picture gallery from the previous conference), Czech Republic, North Bohemia. Lectures will be held in the building of the Děčín branch of the Czech Technical University in Prague. August 14 (Sunday) will be the arrival day. Lecture days are August 15-19. August 20 (Saturday) will be the departure day.
The location is very well suited for this conference. Děčín lies on
the Elbe river close to the border with Germany. There are
mostly excellent conditions for walks in the immediate
surroundings, see english.mmdecin.cz
Conference fee and proceedings
A conference fee of EUR 150 will cover the book of abstracts and conference materials, organising costs, coffee breaks and conference dinner.
There is an option of EUR 100 conference fee for postdoctoral fellows and students.
The conference fee should be paid upon arrival during registration or it can be paid in advance using the following bank information.
Conference participants are invited to submit original papers to the the electronic journal SIGMA (Symmetry, Integrability and Geometry: Methods and Applications). Each paper will pass through the standard peer reviewing procedure of SIGMA. The SIGMA web-page has further information, including instructions for submission of an article.
Accommodation and board
We plan to arrange accommodation for participants in the hotels situated not further than 200 meters from the conference hall. There are several such hotels:
The variety of good restaurants nearby offer an opportunity to taste different dishes and beers. Approximate prices: breakfast - 4 euros, lunch or dinner - 5 euros, beer - 1 euro.
Please put to your records cell phone of Goce Chadzitaskos:
Děčín is located near the German border, and has a very good railway and highway connection to Berlin (4 hours), Dresden (1 hour) and Prague (1.5 hour).
From Prague airport: Take bus 119 to Dejvicka metro station, then take the metro to the "Holešovice" railway station, and take train to Děčín (see Travel from Prague).
There are good connections to Děčín from Prague by train from the Praha
Holešovice railway station. The nearest railway station Děčín hlavní nádraží
is within walking distance from Sypka (20 minutes).
There are public transport buses (number 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 9 and 12) in Děčín from the railway station to the
Myslbekova bus stop, 200 meters from Sypka.