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Meeting to celebrate 50 years of the Kerr metric

Dear colleagues,

On behalf of the organizers, I would like to draw your attention to the upcoming meeting to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Kerr metric, which will take place in Potsdam, Germany, on 4th and 5th of July 2013.

Speakers will include Roy Kerr himself, Roger Blandford, Reinhard Genzel, Georgi Dvali, Saul Teukolsky and many others.  Please book soon to ensure availability of hotel accommodations.

The website is

I would be grateful if you could inform your colleagues and also if you could display the poster that you can download here or from the conference webpage.

I hope as many of you as possible can join us to celebrate the black hole concept that we are going to turn into precision observational astronomy!

Thank you


PS: Apologies if you got this more than once.


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