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<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT:</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">
First International Conference on Logic and Relativity:<br>honoring István Németi's 70th birthday</span><br><a href="http://www.renyi.hu/conferences/nemeti70/" style="font-weight:bold" target="_blank"><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,153);font-weight:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">http://www.renyi.hu/conferences/nemeti70/</span></a><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br>



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<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">The main topics of the conference are logic, relativity theory and their connections.<br>



Topics include (but are not restricted to):<br>- Logical foundations of spacetime theories</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">- Algebraic logic</span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">- Relativistic computation</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Invited speakers:<br>- Johan van Benthem (University of Amsterdam)<br>
- S. Barry Cooper (University of Leeds)<br>- Michael Makkai (McGill University)<br>- Christian Wüthrich (University of California)</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">We invite you to submit your abstract via the following link:</span><br><a href="http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=lr12" style="font-weight:bold" target="_blank"><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(17,85,204);font-weight:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=lr12</span></a><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(34,34,34);font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"> </span><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Program Committee:</span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">- Hajnal Andréka (Rényi Institute)</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">- Mike Stannett (University of Sheffield)</span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">- Gergely Székely (Rényi Institute)</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Organizing Committee:</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">- Gergely Székely (Rényi Institute)</span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">- Mike Stannett (University of Sheffield)</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">IMPORTANT DATES:<br><br>Deadline for abstract submission: Friday 13 July, 2012</span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Notifying the authors: Monday 23 July, 2012</span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Conference: 8-12 September, 2012</span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">If you know anyone who may be interested in this conference, please notify them.</span><br>



<span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"></span><br><span style="vertical-align:baseline;font-size:15px;white-space:pre-wrap;text-decoration:none;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal">[Apologies for multiple postings]</span><br>



<span style="vertical-align:baseline;font-size:15px;white-space:pre-wrap;text-decoration:none;font-family:Arial;font-weight:normal">Contact: Gergely Székely - <a href="mailto:nemeti70@renyi.hu" target="_blank">nemeti70@renyi.hu</a></span></div>



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