International Quantum Structure Association
Fifth Biennial Meeting

March 31 - April 5, 2001
Cesena, Italy

Final Program (pdf format)

1. Description:

The International Quantum Structure Association (IQSA) is pleased to announce that the next Biannual IQSA Conference "Quantum Structures' 2000" will take place in Cesena, Italy, March 31 -- April 5, 2001. The conference continues the successful meetings which took place in Castiglioncello 1992, Prague 1994, Berlin 1996, and Liptovski Jan 1998.

2. Scope:

The objective of the Conference is to encourage communication between researchers throughout the world whose research is related to quantum structures and their applications in physics, mathematics, philosophy, quantum mechanics, quantum measurement, quantum computation, philosophy of quantum mechanics, quantum logic, quantum probability, quantum information, convex structures, logico-algebraic structures, orthomodular structures, quantum logics, empirical logics, operational structures, realistic structures, quantum geometry, quantum statistics, quantum topology, quantum space time, quantum set theory, quantum communication, fuzzy quantum logics.

3. Scientific Committee:

D. J. Foulis, M. L. Dalla Chiara, R. Greechie, D. Aerts, E. Beltrametti, S. Bugajski, G. Chevalier, J. Butterfield, C. M. Edwards, A. Dvurecenskij, P. Busch, P. Mittelstaedt, P. Lahti, S. Pulmannova, R. Werner, J. Harding, R. Giuntini, G. Cattaneo, K.E. Hellwig, A. Dvurecenski, M. Navara

4. Location:

Cesena, a small city in the region Emilia- Romagna, has a rich historical and artistic tradition. Its most famous monument is the splendid 'Biblioteca Malatestiana' (the 'Malatesta Library') of the XV-th century. Cesena is 14 Km. distant from the sea -side (Mare Adriatico). Its rail station is on the rail-road Bologna-Ancona. The closest airport is the Bologna airport (80 Km. from Cesena). Cesenatico is a small village at the sea-side(Mare Adriatico, 14 Km. from Cesena). Relevant practical information: travel, hotel, facilities

5. Talks:

A list of (nearly) all titles of the talks is provided in Adobe Acrobate PDF format.

6. Accommodation:

All participants will be lodged in the same hotel in Cesenatico. Price (for the paying participants): Lit. 70000 per day (room + breakfast + dinner). More expensive hotels can be reserved both in Cesena and in Cesenatico. A special bus will convey the participants from Cesenatico to Cesena. No conference-fee.

7. Payments:

The payment of the accommodation costs will be made during the conference. Participants and accompanying persons pay the same prices.

Students and or people from countries with weak economies may apply for a reduced accommodation price.

8. Important dates and deadlines:

Deadline for registration, sending abstracts, and application for reduced price: November 20. Later registration is admitted for paying participants, who will not present a paper.

9 World Wide Web announcement:

The information is available in the World Wide Web under the address

10. Preregistration form:

Please fill in the enclosed registration form and send by e-mail to the same addresses where the abstracts have to be send.

We are looking forward to meeting you Cesena.

Marisa Dalla Chiara, David Foulis, Dick Greechie, Diederik Aerts.

Preregistration Form

I intend to take part at the Fifth Biannual IQSA Meeting QUANTUM STRUCTURES' 2000, Cesena, Italy, March 31 -- April 5, 2001.

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I intend to give a talk
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