Sándor Csörgő (1947 - 2008) was a professor in mathematics at the Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged. He had a diverse research interest in the area of probability theory and mathematical statistics. One of his most important mathematical legacies is his work on empirical processes. He was a member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. He published 159 research papers, two monographs, and one textbook.

For more information see:

- the slides of Miklós Csörgő's talk from the Sándor Csörgő Memorial Session of the EMS 2013;
- biography in the Acta Sci Math (Szeged);
- list of publications in the Acta Sci Math (Szeged);
- the memorial page of the Bolyai Institute.

- Gyula Pap, Head of the Stochastic Department, Bolyai Institute, University of Szeged, papgy@math.u-szeged.hu
- Péter Kevei, MTA-SZTE Analysis and Stochastics Research Group, kevei@math.u-szeged.hu

**The conference is supported by EFOP-3.6.1-16-2016-00008.**