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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: Functional and Logic Programming, 23-25 May 2012, Kobe, JAPAN

http://www.org.kobe-u.ac.jp/flops2012/

FLOPS 2012- Takikawa Memorial Hall, Kobe University

FLOPS is a forum for research on all issues concerning declarative programming, including 
functional programming and logic programming, and aims to promote cross-fertilization and 
integration between the two paradigms.

The 23rd International Conference on Rewriting Techniques and Applications (RTA 2012) and 
satellite workshops including WFLP 2012 will be held in the week after FLOPS at Nagoya, Japan.

Invited Speakers @ FLOPS
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   - Tachio Terauchi (Graduate School of Information Science, Nagoya University).
     Automated Verification of Higher-order Functional Programs
   - Michael Codish (Department of Computer Science, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev).
     Programming with Boolean Satisfaction
   - Stephanie Weirich (School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Pennsylvania).
     Dependently-typed programming in GHC

See the full program at http://www.org.kobe-u.ac.jp/flops2012/program.html

Register now at http://www.org.kobe-u.ac.jp/flops2012/index.html#REGISTRATION

CONFERENCE ORGANIZERS

GENERAL CHAIR
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   - Naoyuki Tamura (Kobe University, Japan)

PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS
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   - Tom Schrijvers (Ghent University, Belgium)
   - Peter Thiemann (University of Freiburg, Germany)

CONFERENCE SPONSORS
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   - Japan Society for Software Science and Technology (JSSST) SIGPPL
   - Information Science and Technology Center, Kobe University

IN COOPERATION WITH
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   - ACM SIGPLAN
   - Asian Association for Foundation of Software (AAFS)
   - Association for Logic Programming (ALP)