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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Types for Proofs and Programs, 8-11 Sep 2011, NORWAY


Types Meeting 2011, Bergen (Norway)

The 18-th Workshop "Types for Proofs and Programs" will take place in Bergen, Norway from 8 to 11 
September 2011. CSL'11 will take place in Bergen from 12 to 15 September: 

The Types Meeting is a forum to present new and on-going work in all aspects of type theory and 
its applications, especially in formalized and computer assisted reasoning and computer programming.

Invited speakers:

     * Georges Gonthier, Cambridge
     * Dag Normann, Oslo
     * Vladimir Voevodsky, Princeton

We encourage all researchers to contribute talks on subjects related to the Types area of interest. These include, but are not limited to:

- Foundations of type theory and constructive mathematics;
- Applications of type theory;
- Dependently typed programming;
- Industrial uses of type theory technology;
- Meta-theoretic studies of type systems;
  -Proof-assistants and proof technology;
- Automation in computer-assisted reasoning;
- Links between type theory and functional programming;
- Formalizing mathematics using type theory.

The talks may be based on newly published papers, work submitted for publication, but also work-in-progress. There are no formal pre-proceedings. More details on http://www.types.name

Deadline for abstracts: June 19
Submission site: https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=typespre2011

Marc Bezem, University of Bergen                Bengt Nordstrm, Chalmers