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Model theory and groups

A conference on the occasion of Katrin Tent's 60th birthday

25 - 29 September 2023, Münster, Germany

The aim of this conference is to bring together researchers working in model theory and group theory, with a particular view towards geometric group theory.


Simon André (Sorbonne Université)
Sahana Balasumbramanya (Buffalo)
Emmanuel Breuillard (Oxford)
Benjamin Brück (Münster)
Zoé Chatzidakis (CNRS / Université Paris Cité)
Javier de la Nuez Gonzales (KIAS)
Cornelia Drutu (Oxford)
Shirly Geffen (Münster)
Ursula Hamenstädt (Bonn)
Ehud Hrushovski (Oxford)
Itay Kaplan (Hebrew University)
Alexander Kechris (Caltech)
Dugald Macpherson (Leeds)
Daniel Palacín (Complutense Universidad de Madrid)
Aristotelis Panagiotopoulos (Carnergie Mellon)
Chloé Perin (Hebrew University)
Kobi Peterzil (Haifa)
Dan Segal (Oxford)
Zlil Sela (Hebrew University)
Katrin Tent (Münster)
Karen Vogtmann (Warwick)  Talk cancelled
Frank Wagner (Lyon 1)
Boris Zilber (Oxford)

(Please note that there have been a few changes in the list of speakers.)


Zaniar Ghadernezhad (Buckingham)
Martin Hils (Universität Münster)
Franziska Jahnke (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
Isabel Müller (American University of Cairo)


Schedule & abstracts

The slides are available in this folder.

Conference photo
Conference photo
© MM/vl


Registration is now closed; if you still like to attend, please email Paulina Weischer (paulinaweischer@uni-muenster.de).

Financial Support for Early Career Researchers

We have some limited funding to support local costs for early career researchers. To apply for this, applicants should register to the meeting, provide their CV and arrange for a a short letter of support by their advisor, both to be sent by email to Zaniar Ghadernezhad zaniar.gh@gmail.com.

The deadline for funding applications is 30 June, 2023.

Support and child care

Child care is available free of charge for all participants of the workshop. Please contact the organizers in case you would like to arrange for child care!

Venue and Travel Information

The conference takes place in room M2 on the ground floor of the lecture hall building located at

Einsteinstr. 64
48149 Münster

Directions can be found on openstreetmap or on the Campus map of the University of Münster.

Detailed travel information can be found on the MM websites.

Download: Information for conference guests / Informationsblatt für Tagungsteilnehmer*innen [de|en]


You are welcome to download the poster and display it at your institution.


The conference is supported by the Cluster of Excellence Mathematics Münster, the CRC 1442 Geometry: Deformations and Rigidity, the ANR-DFG Project GeoMod and the Association for Symbolic Logic.