The Bialystok Branch of the Polish Mathematical Society invites you to take part in the 5th Podlasie Conference on Mathematics.  It will take place at the Bialystok University of Technology in Bialystok, Poland. This time the conference has a status of a satellite conference of the 6th European Congress of Mathematics to be held in Kraków in July 2012.

As before, the plenary session will consist of talks accessible to all the participants of the conference and delivered by established scientists. Also invited talks in special sessions are planned. Special sessions will be organized in two categories:
  • four Main Special Sessions: Algebra, Control Theory and Dynamical Systems, Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science, and Applications of Mathematics in Economy and Finance, which reflect the main research areas of mathematicians belonging to the Bialystok Branch of the Polish Mathematical Society.
  • Contributed Special Sessions, devoted to any topic related to mathematics or its applications.
Participants of the conference are expected to take part in one or more of special sessions and are invited to deliver a contributed talk in such a session.
Bialystok is the biggest city of the North-East part of Poland. It is a home of three public universities and several private colleges. Bialystok is surrounded by four national parks, of which the Bialowieza National Park is one of the most famous parks in Poland and the Biebrza National Park is the biggest one. Bialystok is the capital of the Podlasie province, which, besides unspoiled nature, offers rich culture with ethnic and religious diversity.