The 23rd Annual Great Plains Operator Theory Symposium
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign,
May 28 - June 1, 2003

conference program accomodation

The Organizers: Florin Boca, Marius Junge, and Zhong-Jin Ruan.

Sponsors: This conference is financially supported by Department of Mathematics at UIUC, National Science Foundation, Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications (IMA), and Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI).

Conference Program

To be announced


Hampton Inn at U of I
1200 W University Ave. (in Urbana), North of the Mathematics Department, 10 minutes walk.
Reservations: 217-337-1100, or 800-Hampton. We have reserved a block of 60 rooms for the symposium at the Hampton Inn. The blocked reservation has to be made directly through the Hampton Inn.

Accommodations are also available in the dormitories on campus. Details to be announced.

Transportation, Parking and Maps

Planes: Willard Airport (CMI) in Champaign has service from Chicago and St. Louis (American Airlines), Detroit and Minneapolis (Northwest).
Trains: Amtrak has daily service to Champaign from the north (Chicago) and from the south (New Orleans). From the station (the "Illinois Terminal"), catch almost any eastbound or southbound city bus ($1.00) or take a cab the 1 mile to the Union.
Automobiles: Champaign-Urbana is at the intersection of I-72, I-74 and I-57.
Maps of campus and the area, including Altgeld Hall and the Illini Union.
Comments and suggestions regarding this page are very welcome.
--- Zhong-Jin Ruan,