Summer School on General Algebra and Ordered Sets 2024

Horský hotel Soláň, Karolinka, Czech Republic, 8-13 September, 2024

organized by

Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists, Brno branch,
Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University Brno,
Department of Algebra and Geometry, Faculty of Science, Palacký University Olomouc


The workshop topics include general algebra, universal algebra, lattice theory, ordered algebraic structures, and applications in logic and elsewhere. The conference schedule will consist of talks by the participants, and discussions. A videoprojector, an overhead projector and a board will be available (presentations in PDF are preferred).

Invited Speakers

Tomasz Stanisław Kowalski
Tomáš Jakl
Vincenzo Marra


Arrival: September 8th (Sunday)
Program Dates: September 9th (Monday) - 13th (Friday)

Program Highlights:

Opening Session: The program starts with an opening session on Sunday morning, September 9th.

Invited Speakers: Renowned experts will be sharing their knowledge through in-depth lectures (2-3 hours each) spread throughout the week.

Participant Presentations: Alongside the invited speakers, participants will have the opportunity to present their research during focused talks (20-30 minutes).

Daily Schedule: Each day will feature two dedicated sessions: one in the morning and another after dinner.

Free Time: Take advantage of the afternoons to explore the stunning local surroundings at your own pace.

Social Event: We've planned a dedicated free day (either Tuesday or Wednesday) for a full-day trip followed by a social dinner, fostering connections with fellow participants.



Venue and Transportation

The workshop will take place in Horský Hotel Soláň in Beskydy mountains. The area is located in the town Karolinka, 18 km east of Vsetin.

Please use one of the following two links to schedule your public transportation in Czechia. 

We recommend you to reserve your train tickets, in advance.

The nearest bust stop to our hotel is called “Hutisko-Solanec, Čarták, Sedlo”. Then, you should walk in this direction approximately 8 minutes to reach our hotel.

If you are coming with your own car, please use one of the following links to get directions:

Some extras: There are numbers of grocery stores (Albert, Billa, DM), pharmacies, etc in the city centers of “Rožnov pod Radhoštěm” and “Karolinka”. Also, you may want to walk around, or -perhaps- you need to travel back to these cities for your return. For this aim, you can take the bus again 940073 / 940074 from Hutisko-Solanec, Čarták, Sedlo near our hotel for both cities. Please search the timetables regarding your necessity, from the links given above.

PS: If you need further assistance, feel free to contact us.


Registrations are now open. You can access the registration form here.

Please note that, after the registration, you will obtain an email acknowledging the registration and the payment information within two working days.

Conference fee

Early registration

14 000 CZK, for double room
19 000 CZK, for single room

Late registration - after 15.06.2024

15 000 CZK, for double room
20 000 CZK, for single room

Payable by bank transfer. The fee includes accommodation, full board in the hotel restaurant, coffee breaks and printed materials (for participants). The first meal served will be supper on September 8, and the last meal will be lunch on September 13. The fee has to be paid by transfer to the Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists account (details will be provided by an e-mail). All payments must be free of bank charges to the receiver. Invoice will be sent by e-mail by the Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists after payment receipt. Should you have any special requirements concerning the invoice (pro forma invoice etc.), please contact us.

Conference chair and vice-chair: Jan Paseka and Michal Botur

Organizing committee: Kadir Emir, Dominik Lachman

Program committee: Ivan Chajda, Jan Paseka

Local organizers: Richard Smolka

Up-to-date details can be found at our web site

Last change: 7 June 2024