21st International Conference on Near-rings, Near-fields and related topics

Abbey Vorau (Styria, Austria)
July 26th - August 1st, 2009

Conference details

Social Program

Housing everybody in the abbey will encourage the social contacts among the participants. During a break the Augustinian monks will show us their abbey and explain its history. Another break will be devoted to the visit of the open air museum. Wednesday afternoon an excursion to the Fischbacher Alpen is planned (hiking possibility !)


Please send the registration form to the above mail address by May 31st, 2007.

Conference fee

The conference fee is

It includes everything connected with the program as well as the shuttle service from the Vorau railway station to the abbey, resp. back.


All participants and accompanying persons will be hosted in the rooms of the abbey. The price for the whole week (july 26 - august 1st) is € 300,- in double rooms, € 340,- in single rooms. This price includes full board (on a buffet basis respecting as well special wishes like vegetarian, etc...) Reservation is made by the organisers. Please, don't forget to give us exact information (dates of arrival and departure / single or double room (shared with ?)) when filling in the registration form !

Time Schedule


Dates for the conference

How to reach Vorau

Direct trains from Wien Südbahnhof (Southern Railway Station) to the station »Rohrbach-Vorau« start every 2 hours (9:23 , 11:23 , 13:23 , 15:23 , 17:23 , 19:26) (trains in direction »Hartberg« resp. »Fehring«); travelling time: about 2 hours. From Vienna airport from 06:00 in the morning on there is a direct bus to Südbahnhof (Southern Railway Station) running every 20 minutes (xx:00 , xx:20 , xx:40); travelling time: 20 minutes. Further informations

Contact address: nearrings09@asc.tuwien.ac.at

Recent Updates

31/03/2009: first draft of this website published