Householder XVII will be held June 1-6, 2008, in Zeuthen, Germany, a small town on the south-east border of the German capital Berlin. Zeuthen is in the state of Brandenburg, which features Europe's most extensive landscape of rivers and lakes.
The conference venue is the 4-star Seehotel Zeuthen, situated directly on the Zeuthener See. It has 142 rooms, exclusively reserved for participants of Householder XVII and accompanying persons.

The local organizers of the TU Berlin,

Jörg Liesen, Volker Mehrmann, and Reinhard Nabben

look forward to welcome you in Germany!

The official organizer of the Householder Symposia is the permanent international Householder Committee that currently consists of:

Chair Angelika Bunse-Gerstner (University of Bremen)
Members Tony Chan (UCLA)
  Alan Edelman (MIT) edelman@
  Nick Higham (University of Manchester)
  Ilse Ipsen (University of North Carolina)
  Roy Mathias (University of Birmingham)
  Michael Overton (Courant Institute)
  Zdenek Strakos (Czech Academy of Sciences)
  Paul Van Dooren (Catholic University of Louvain)
  Charles Van Loan (Cornell University)

Questions and comments concerning the local arrangements may be sent to

Questions and comments concerning the scientific program may be sent to