On 14-15 November 2011 an international conference on
will be held at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People - in
Tel Aviv with distinguished speakers from Israel and Germany. The
conference is organized by Wolfgang Lueck (Hausdorff Research Institute
for Mathematics, Bonn) and Tsachik Gelander (Einstein Institute of
Mathematics, Hebrew University of Jerusalem). The conference speakers are:
Uri Bader (Haifa)
Christian Baer (Potsdam)
Noam Berger (Jerusalem)
Leo Corry (Tel-Aviv)
Elon Lindenstrauss (Jerusalem)
Alex Lubotzky (Jerusalem)
Roman Sauer (Regensburg)
Peter Teichner (Bonn)
Katrin Tent (Münster)
Katrin Wendland  (Freiburg)
Your participation is most welcome. A full program can be found here:
Please register a.s.a.p by sending an email to 
Young researchers can apply for travel funding to participate in the
conference. Further details can be found on the conference website.
The conference is held on the occasion of the opening of the exhibition
"Transcending Tradition: Jewish Mathematicians in German-Speaking
Academic Culture" at Beit Hatfutsot. All conference participants are
cordially invited to participate in the opening ceremony of the
exhibition on the 14 November. See further details at
Dr. Ruti Ungar, Project Manager
History of Science Group
Goethe University Frankfurt
Grueneburgplatz 1
60323 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49-69-798 32609
Fax +49-69-798 32417
Technion Math Net-2 (TECHMATH2)
Editor: Michael Cwikel   <techm@math.technion.ac.il> 
Announcement from: Ruti Ungar   <ungar@em.uni-frankfurt.de>