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Set Theory, Model Theory and Applications

(In memory of Mati Rubin)



April 22 - 26, 2018

Eilat Campus of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

Center for Advanced Studies in Mathematics

Department of Mathematics


The international conference "Set Theory, Model Theory and Applications," in memory of our late colleague Mati Rubin,

will take place at the Eilat Campus of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (Israel)from 22 - 26 April, 2018.

Eilat is Israel's southernmost city, a popular resort located at the northern tip of the Red Sea, on the Gulf of Eilat.

Basic information about the city of Eilat can be found at

The main purpose of the conference is to bring together mathematicians working in the areas of set theory and model theory

in which Mati Rubin worked in order to exchange ideas and present results of current research.

List of Mati Rubinís publications.

Mati's obituary.

In Memoriam: Mati Rubin (1946-2017)

The total expected number of participants is 70.

Depending on the number of participants we may have some lectures in parallel.


There is no Conference registration fee.

Accommodation: The Organizing Committee will book the rooms for all participants in the Hotel Adi and will offer

special prices in this hotel. Eilat has plenty of hotels and in principal the participants could book a hotel of their choice on their own.

Travel to Eilat: ďArkiaĒ is the airlines company operating flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat.

ARKIA web site is

We recommend Arkia Express service which offers low-fare flights for in advance reservations.

ARKIA operates flights from Ben-Gurion international airport and also from another domestic airport in Tel Aviv which is called Sde Dov.

The following Eilat Official Tourism Site contains a lot of useful information.


We are planning to have Conference Dinner and an excursion for the conference participants and accompanying persons.


Eilat pictures

Welcome to Eilat

Travel to Eilat,

Transportation, Meals,
Banking, Internet




About BGU

Poster of the Conference

Conference Dinner,



Map of Eilat

Map of campus


Taxi, Medical help, Pharmacies

Useful Information

Full Program


Scientific Committee:

Uri Abraham (Ben-Gurion University), Assaf Hasson (Ben-Gurion University), Menachem Kojman (Ben-Gurion University)


Organizing Committee:

Arkady Leiderman (Ben-Gurion University),

Michael Lin (Ben-Gurion University),

Yona Maissel (Ben-Gurion University), Assaf Rinot (Bar-Ilan University)


Workshop sponsored by the Israel Science Foundation and the Center for Advanced Studies in Mathematics, BGU, Beer Sheva, Israel

Additional support by BGU President, Rector and Dean of the Faculty of Natural Sciences


For additional information, please send e-mail to



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