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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR POSTERS: Symbolic and Algebraic Computation, 22-25 July 2012, Grenoble, FRANCE

ISSAC 2012

The International Symposium on Symbolic and Algebraic Computation
(ISSAC) is the premier conference for research in symbolic computation and computer algebra. 
ISSAC 2012 is the 37th meeting in the series, started in 1966 and held annually since 1981, 
in North America, Europe and Asia. The conference presents a range of invited speakers, 
tutorials, poster sessions, software demonstrations and vendor exhibits with a centerpiece 
of contributed research papers.

The poster sessions at ISSAC offer a forum for researchers to present early research results 
that are of interest but not yet completed. Also posters reporting on recent work published or 
accepted or submitted elsewhere are welcome. We invite authors to submit an extended abstract 
in PDF format of no more than 2 pages. The abstracts will be reviewed by the poster committee 
and relevant experts when needed. The review criteria are: content, originality, style and 
relevance. The accepted poster abstracts will be printed and distributed at the conference as 
well as published in an upcoming issue of the ACM SIGSAM Communications in Computer Algebra.

Important Dates

   Abstract submission deadline:              Saturday, April 14, 2012
   Notification of acceptance/rejection:      Tuesday, May 08, 2012
   Final version due:                         Friday, May 25, 2012

Submission Instructions

Abstracts must not exceed 2 pages in the style of Communications in Computer Algebra 
(see for LaTeX files) and shall be submitted as PDF via EasyChair:

Conference Topics

All areas of computer algebra and symbolic computation are of interest. 
See or the call for papers for further information.

Poster Committee

Jeremy Berthomieu (Versailles Univ., France) Xavier Dahan (Kish Univ., Japan) Xiao-Shan Gao 
(Chinese Academy of Science, China) Irena Kogan (North Carolina State Univ., USA) Bernard Mourrain 
(INRIA Sophia-Antipolis, France) - Chair