44th Annual Great Plains Operator Theory Symposium (GPOTS 2024)

44th Annual

Great Plains Operator Theory Symposium (GPOTS)

June 3-7, 2024
University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Invited plenary lectures and contributed talks on Operator Algebras and Operator Theory.

Schedule (PDF) Abstracts (PDF) Participants (PDF) Talks List (Spreadsheet)

Evening reception
Sunday, June 2, 7:00-9:00pm
Morrill Hall

Scientific Program
Monday, June 3 at 9:00am to Friday, June 7 at noon

Wednesday, June 5 at 6pm
Screamers Family Restaurant
803 Q Street, (near the intersection of 8th and Q Streets)

Register for the Event Pay Registration Fee Submit an Abstract to Give a Talk

Plenary Speakers


Alcides Buss

Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina


Kristin Courtney

University of Southern Denmark


Robin Deeley

University of Colorado-Boulder


Rolando de Santiago

California State University, Long Beach


Jamie Gabe

University of Southern Denmark


Elizabeth Gillaspy

University of Montana


Adrian Ioana

University of California, San Diego


John McCarthy

Washington University in St. Louis


Brent Nelson

Michigan State University


Jesse Peterson

Vanderbilt University


Eleanor Rieffel



Travis Russell

Texas Christian University


Jack Spielberg

Arizona State University


Karen Strung

Institute of Mathematics of the Czech Academy of Sciences


The university requires a parking pass to park in on-campus lots. There is paid-by-the-hour garage parking at Stadium Drive Parking Garage and by-the-hour metered parking near Avery Hall (the Department of Mathematics building), where the talks will talk place.

Campus Map


You can fly directly to the Lincoln Airport (LNK) in Lincoln or to Epply Airfield (OMA) in Omaha and then travel to Lincoln. The OMALink shuttle runs from the Omaha Airport to Lincoln. It needs to be booked in advance, which can be done online.

Book OMALink


Dorm Option

University Suites has suite-style dorms: a double room for $42.00 or a single room for $63.00.

The deadline for dorm accommodations is Sunday, May 12.

Complete the Housing Form Take a Video Tour

Hotel Option

The Graduate Hotel is offering rooms at a discounted rate of $112 a night, which includes breakfast. The hotel is a three-minute drive or a short walk to campus.

The deadline for discounted rooms at the Graduate Hotel is Sunday, May 12.

Reserve a Room

Additional Information

GPOTS 2024 is supported by the National Science Foundation and the UNL-Research Council.

Organizers: Allan Donsig, Ishan Ishan, David Pitts, Christopher Schafhauser, Gregory Faurot.

GPOTS 2023 was at The Ohio State University.

The Canadian Operator Symposium (COSy) for 2024 will meet the week of May 27 to May 31 at the University of Alberta. For more information, see their website.