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AISB event Bulletin Item

2nd CALL FOR PAPERS: Workshop on Quantum and Classical Complexity,July 7, Riga, LATVIA

Satellite event to ICALP 2013

The workshop should be devoted to discussions on its title area.
Submissions including non-finished ideas to raise discussion are
possible and indeed welcomed. Also, well-written tutorials on specific
topics can be accepted as contributions.

Authors are cordially welcomed to send their contributions belonging
to the workshop title area and following the outline to Mika
Hirvensalo (email: in any usual electronic form. All
contributions will be peer-reviewed.

The authors are supposed to prepare the final versions of accepted
papers with LaTeX.


    Submission deadline: May 5, 2013
    Author notification: May 20, 2013
    Final version due: June 9, 2013

Invited Speaker:

Franois Le Gall (University of Tokyo)

Workshop information:
Mika Hirvensalo (University of Turku, Finland) and Abuzer Yakaryilmaz
(University of Latvia)

Program committee:
Farid Ablayev (Kazan State University, Tatarstan, Russia)
Andris Ambainis (University of Latvia)
Pinar Heggernes (University of Bergen, Norway)
Mika Hirvensalo (University of Turku, Finland)
Juraj Hromkovic (ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
Jarkko Kari (University of Turku, Finland)
Akinori Kawachi (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Abuzer Yakaryilmaz (University of Latvia)

Further information on workshop page