Groups and Topological Groups 2017, Budapest


February 3 & 4 (Friday & Saturday)

Since the 1970's, the biannual workshop "Groups and Topological Groups" is organized by different universities in Central Europe. The topic of interest is group theory in a wide sense, including abstract algebra, discrete mathematics, module theory and the theories of Lie, algebraic and topological groups.

The next meeting will take place on the 3rd and 4th of February (Friday & Saturday), 2017 in Budapest, at the University of Technology. Address: BME Campus, Building “H”, Institute of Mathematics.

You find detailed local transportation info in this PDF file.

Main speakers

Program (click to show or hide)

The program in PDF to print.

Registered participants (click to show or hide)

Dedicated to the memory of Professor Karl Strambach

Karl Strambach

Our dear friend and colleague, Professor Karl Strambach recently unexpectedly passed away. As he was the main driving force of this sequence of meetings, we will miss him a lot. Therefore this present meeting is dedicated to his memory and scientific work.


No registration is required. In case you intend to participate, we appreciate if you fill out this form.


Please make your hotel reservation for yourself. There are many hotels in walking distance to the Campus. One possibility is Danubius Hotel Flamenco.

You can use or the hotel's home page to make the reservation. (The special rates for University guests are not better...)


Gábor P. Nagy, Department of Algebra of the Budapest University of Technology, home page
Attila Maróti, Rényi Institute Budapest, home page


Hungarian Academy of Science, Department of Algebra of the Budapest University of Technology, Humboldt Return Fellowship.