19-25 June 2011
Bled, Slovenia
Europe/Ljubljana timezone

FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT

7th Slovenian International Conference on Graph Theory

BLED'11

June 19 - June 25, 2011

Lake Bled, Slovenia

The 7th Slovenian International Conference on Graph Theory will take place from June 19 to June 25, 2011 at Lake Bled, a beautiful vacation resort in the Julian Alps in Northern Slovenia. It is only a half-hour drive from Ljubljana International Airport (Jože Pučnik Airport, Brnik), as well as from the Slovenian borders with Austria and Italy. Latest information on the conference BLED'11 (including this announcement) can be viewed on the conference web page
 

http://bled11.imfm.si

Other important facts are included below.

CONFERENCE VENUE


The conference venue is the Best Western Kompas Hotel Bled (****), Cankarjeva cesta 2, 4260 Bled, Slovenia.

 

PRE-REGISTRATION AND ENQUIRIES

Registration, hotel and transfer reservations will be handled on-line. The second announcement will follow by the end of February 2011. Inquiries about the conference should be addressed by e-mail to


bled11@upr.si

 
CONFERENCE FEE

If paid before May 31, 2011:

  • Normal:  300 Euros (includes conference dinner and excursion)
  • Reduced: 150 Euros (for students) 

If paid after May 31, 2011:

  • Normal:  400 Euros
  • Reduced: 200 Euros (for students)

 
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
 

The following keynote speakers have confirmed participation:
 

  • Jonathan L. Gross (Columbia University, USA)
  • Richard Hammack (Virginia Commonwealth University, USA)
  • Wilfried Imrich (Montanuniversität, Austria)
  • Alexander A. Ivanov (Imperial College London, United Kingdom)   
  • Jaroslav Nešetřil (Charles University, Czech Republic)
  • Martin Škoviera (Comenius University, Slovakia)
  • Asia Ivić Weiss (York University, Canada)

 

INVITED SPEAKERS


The following invited speakers have confirmed participation:

  • Ilya Ponomarenko  (Saint Petersburg Depart. of V. A. Steklov Institute of Math., Russia)
  • Joy Morris  (University of Lethbridge, Canada)
  • Drago Bokal (University of Maribor, Slovenia)
  • Douglas F. Rall (Furman University, USA)
  • Dragan Stevanović (University of Niš, Serbia)
  • Shaofei Du  (Capital Normal University, China)
  • Antonio Breda d'Azevedo  (University of Aveiro, Portugal)
  • Boštjan Brešar (University of Maribor, Slovenia)
  • Aleksandar Jurišić (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia) 


MINISYMPOSIA

The conference will host a number of special minisymposia, some of which may run in parallel sessions.
The current list of minisymposia (not yet complete) and their organisers includes the following:

  • Association Schemes, Ilya Ponomarenko (Saint Petersburg Department of V. A. Steklov Institute of Mathematics, Russia),   inp@pdmi.ras.ru
  • Cayley Graphs, Joy Morris, (University of Lethbridge, Canada) , joy.morris@uleth.ca
  • Crossing Number, Drago Bokal (University of Maribor, Slovenia), drago.bokal@uni-mb.si
  • Domination, Independence and Coloring of Product Graphs, Douglas F. Rall (Furman University, USA), doug.rall@furman.edu
  • Graph Spectra and its Applications, Dragan Stevanović (University of Niš, Serbia), dragance106@yahoo.com
  • Group Actions, Shaofei Du (Capital Normal University, China), dushf@mail.cnu.edu.cn
  • Maps and Symmetries, Antonio Breda d'Azevedo (University of Aveiro, Portugal), breda@mat.ua.pt
  • Mathematical Chemistry, TBA
  • Metric Graph Theory, Boštjan Brešar (University of Maribor, Slovenia), bostjan.bresar@uni-mb.si
  • Representations of Graphs, Tomaž Pisanski (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia), tomaz.pisanski@fmf.uni-lj.si, Aleksandar Jurišić (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia), ajurisic@valjhun.fmf.uni-lj.si

Inquiries about minisymposia should be sent directly to the corresponding minisymposium organizer.


SUBMITTING PAPERS FOR PROCEEDINGS
 

The conference proceedings will be published as a special issue of Ars Mathematica Contemporanea. The deadline for submission is August 15, 2011.
 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

Sandi Klavžar, Dragan Marušič (chair), Bojan Mohar, Tomaž Pisanski


ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Boštjan Kuzman, Klavdija Kutnar, Primož Šparl
 

ADVISORY BOARD

                          
Aleksander Malnič, Štefko Miklavič