Michael Makkai is turning 80 in 2019. We are pleased to announce that the Alfréd Rényi Institute of Mathematics, the Department of Logic, Institute of Philosophy, Eötvös University, and the Faculty of Science, Eötvös University are organizing a conference celebrating this occasion.

The main topics of the conference are logic, category theory, model theory, philosophy of mathematics.

List of invited speakers:

  • Jean-Pierre Marquis, Universite de Montreal
  • Joseph Helfer, Stanford University

Important dates:

Online registration available from: 10 April 2019
Abstract submission deadline: 24 May 2019
Notification of acceptance or rejection: 27 May 2019
Registration deadline: 9 June 2019
Deadline for payment: 10 June 2019


Organizing and Program Committee:

  • István Juhász (chair)
  • Péter Komjáth (chair)
  • András Máté (head of committee)
  • Gábor Sági (secretary)
  • Hajnal Andréka
  • William Brown
  • Zalán Gyenis
  • Péter Juhász
  • István Németi
  • Övge Öztürk
  • Ildikó Sain
  • Gergely Székely

Registration, abstract submission, and conference fee

Registration as well as paper submission can be made through this webpage following this link.  The conference fee is displayed in the table below and can be paid after registration.

regular 200 225 64000
discounted* 25 28 8000

*please contact the organizers (makkai80@renyi.hu) to clarify eligibility