Plenary Speakers:

Invited Speakers:

Dubrovnik IX - Topology & Dynamical Systems

June 24 - 28, 2019

Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik Topology Conferences have a long tradition dating back almost 45 years. The 2015 conference Dubrovnik VIII had an emphasis in geometric topology, geometric group theory & dynamical systems. The 2011 conference Dubrovnik VII was devoted to geometric topology and geometric group theory. For a glimpse of the past conferences see Dubrovnik VI and links therein.

  • Registration

To register, please send an email to (subject REGISTRATION) with the following attachments:
- a copy of the completed REGISTRATION FORM
- a copy of your wire transfer slip for the registration fee.

Registration Deadline: May 1, 2019.

Registration Fees:
Registration Fee B 125 EUR (basic), for accompanying person 0 EUR
Registration Fee D 170 EUR (conference dinner included), for accompanying person 45 EUR (conference dinner will take place at Hotel Lero on Wednesday, June 26; for menus offered at the conference dinner, please see >>>> ).

The registration fee should be paid in advance to the account of the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb,

IBAN: HR5823600001101522208

SWIFT CODE: ZABAHR2X (8 characters), or ZABAHR2XXXX (11 characters)

Bank Address: Zagrebacka banka d.d., Paromlinska 2, 10000 Zagreb.

Please include in the subject of the bank transfer (the purpose of payment): "103-107023 – Dubrovnik IX – the name of the participant".

Abstract Submission (NEW! Deadline: June 5, 2019)
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  • Accommodations

We have reserved a block of rooms at hotel Lero****, located in the center of Dubrovnik, within walking distance of the IUC and the old town.

Conference rates: 146 EUR per night for a double room (for two persons), 137 EUR per night for a single room. Breakfast is included in the price. Dinner can be added for 5 EUR.

Conference rates are valid until May 1, 2019, or until all reserved rooms are booked. (Because of limited number of rooms, if you want to stay in hotel Lero, book a room as soon as possible.)

To book a room in Hotel Lero, just register and in the registration form indicate that you want to stay in Hotel Lero. If you want to stay somewhere else, you will need to book a room by yourself.

Other lodging options.
The closest three hotels to IUC are:

Rixos Hotel Libertas *****, Liechtensteinov Put 3, Dubrovnik, Croatia, Phone +385 (0)20 200 000; tripadvisor

Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik *****, Marijana Blazica 2, Dubrovnik, Croatia, Phone +385 (0)20 320 320; tripadvisor

Hotel Bellevue Dubrovnik *****, Pera Cingrije 7, Dubrovnik, Croatia, Phone +385 (0)20 300 300; tripadvisor

There are also a lot of apartments for rent in Dubrovnik.

  • Transportation

The nearby airport is Dubrovnik Airport.

IUC - Lero
IUC – Old Town

  • Schedule

All lectures will be in IUC (Inter-University Centre, Address: don Frana Bulića 4, Dubrovnik).

The plenary lectures will be held in the Conference Hall – Ivan Supek (Ground Floor, equipped with laptop + projector, NO blackboard / whiteboard).
The invited lectures are organized in three parallel sessions and will be held in LR 4 (the first floor), LR 5 (the second floor) and LR 6 (the second floor). All LRs are equipped with laptop + projector + blackboard / whiteboard.


Booklet. NEW!


Mladen Bestvina, University of Utah

Maja Resman, University of Zagreb

Sonja Štimac, University of Zagreb


The conference is supported in part by the National Science Foundation, the Sloan Foundation, the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, the Croatian Science Fundation (grants DEPOMOS HRZZ IP-2018-01-7491 and Dsfracta HRZZ UIP-2017-05-1020) and the Inter-University Centre Dubrovnik.

Alex Wright’s participation is made possible by the Clay Mathematics Institute.