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AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: WLPE 2009: Workshop on Logic-based methods in Programming Environments

Call For Papers

                 WLPE 2009

   The 19th Workshop on Logic-based methods
          in Programming Environments

   Pasadena, USA  July 14-17 (one day) 2009

   Satellite event of the 25th International
   Conference on Logic Programming (ICLP 2009)

Our apologies if you receive this multiple times.


Important Dates:

Paper Submission:        April 30, 2009
Notification of Authors: May 26, 2009
Camera-ready:            June 8, 2009
Workshop:                One day in July 14-17 (TBA)


The aim of this workshop is to provide an informal meeting for researchers
working on logic-based methods and tools which support program development
and analysis. As in recent years we interpret the workshop topics to include
not only environmental tools for logic programming but increasingly also
logic-based environmental tools for programming in general, so that this
workshop can be possibly interesting for a wider scientific community.
In addition to papers describing more conceptual and theoretical work,
papers describing the implementation of, and experience with, such tools
will be welcome.


Areas particularly relevant to the workshop include (but are not limited
* Static and dynamic analysis
* Debugging and testing,
* Program verification and validation,
* Code generation from specifications,
* Termination analysis,
* Constraints,
* Rewriting,
* Profiling and performance analysis,
* Type and mode analysis,
* Module systems,
* Optimization tools,
* Program understanding,
* Refactoring,
* Logical meta-languages.
Authors who are interested in taking part in the workshop, but are unsure
if their work falls within its scope, are invited to contact the organizers
and will be given suitable advice.

Program Committee:

Puri Arenas University Complutense of Madrid
Rafael Caballero University Complutense of Madrid
Michael Codish Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
John Gallagher University of Roskilde
Arnaud Gotlieb INRIA Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique Research Centre
Petra Hofstedt University of Technology Berlin
Michael Leuschel University of Dsseldorf
German Puebla Technical University of Madrid
Mario Rodrguez-Artalejo University Complutense of Madrid
Tom Schrijvers K.U. Leuven
Alexander Serebrenik Eindhoven University of Technology
Alexandre Tessier LIFO, Universit d'Orlans
German Vidal Technical University of Valencia
Damiano Zanardini Technical University of Madrid

Workshop organizers:

Rafael Caballero Roldn (contact person)
Fac. de Informtica
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
28040-Madrid, Spain

John Gallagher
Computer Science Dept., CBIT,
University of Roskilde
P.O. Box 260, 4000 Roskilde, Denmark


Informal proceedings will be published as a technical report and distributed
at the workshop, as well as electronically at the Computing Research
Repository (CoRR).

Previous editions of WLPE:

This workshop continues the series of successful international workshops on
programming environments held in Ohio, USA (1989), Eilat, Israel (1990),
France (1991), Washington D.C., USA (1992), Vancouver, Canada (1993), Santa
Ligure, Italy (1994), Portland, USA (1995), Leuven, Belgium (1997), Las
Cruces, USA (1999),
Paphos, Cyprus (2001), Copenhagen, Denmark (2002), Mumbai, India (2003),
Saint Malo,
France (2004), Sitges (Barcelona), Spain (2005), Seattle, USA (2006), Porto,
Portugal (2007)
and Udine, Italy (2008). More information about the series of WLPE
workshops can be found at