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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Computer Science Symposium in Russia, 6-12 June 2014, Moscow, RUSSIA

The 9th International Computer Science Symposium in Russia
 June 6-12, 2014, Moscow, Russia

 Program Committee Chair:
   Jean-Eric Pin (CNRS and U. Paris-Diderot)

 Program Committee:
   Eric Allender (Rutgers)
   Andris Ambainis (U. of Latvia)
   Christel Baier (TU Dresden)
   Petra Berenbrink (Simon Fraser U.)
   Mikolaj Bojanczyk (U. of Warsaw)
   Andrei Bulatov (Simon Fraser U.)
   Victor Dalmau (U. Pompeu Fabra)
   Manfred Droste (U. of Leipzig)
   Zoltan Esik (U. of Szeged)
   Fedor Fomin (U. of Bergen)
   Edward A. Hirsch (Steklov Inst./St.Petersburg)
   Gregory Kucherov (CNRS and U. Marne-la-Vallee)
   Michal Kunc (Masaryk U.)
   Leonid Libkin (U. of Edinburgh)
   Konstantin Makarychev (Microsoft Research)
   Kurt Mehlhorn (Max-Planck Inst.)
   Georg Moser (U. of Innsbruck)
   Alexander Okhotin (U. of Turku)
   Giovanni Pighizzini (U. of Milano)
   Alexander Razborov (U. of Chicago and Steklov Inst./Moscow)
   Michel Rigo (U. of Liege)
   Nicole Schweikardt (U. of Frankfurt)
   Jacobo Toran (U. of Ulm)
   Mikhail Volkov (Ural Federal U.)
   Carsten Witt (TU Denmark)

 Distinguished opening lecture:
   Shafi Goldwasser (MIT)

 Invited Speakers include:
   Mark Braverman (Princeton)
   Volker Diekert (Stuttgart)
   Martin Grohe (RWTH Aachen)
   Benjamin Rossman (National Institute of Informatics, Tokyo)
   Alexei Semenov (Moscow)
   Igor Walukiewicz (Bordeaux)

 Important Dates:
   Submission: December 9, 2013
   Notification: February 12, 2014

 Topics: include, but are not limited to:
   algorithms and data structures
   algorithms for concurrent and distributed systems, networks
   computational complexity
   proof complexity
   Kolmogorov complexity
   combinatorial optimization
   constraint solving
   combinatorics in computer science
   automata theory and formal languages
   computational models and concepts
   database theory
   applications of logic to computer science
   proof theory
   model checking
   automated reasoning
   deductive methods

   Authors are invited to submit original (and not previously published)
   research. Submissions consist of two parts: the main paper and an appendix
   (which might be empty). The main paper must be at most 14 pages in length,
   including references. All proofs omitted from the main paper due to space
   constraints should be given in the appendix or made accessible through a
   reliable link to a freely available electronic preprint. The papers must
   be submitted in English, in the LNCS format (LaTeX, as pdf; final version
   with source) with page numbering turned on using the \pagestyle{plain}
   command; instructions are here:
   Simultaneous submission to journals or to other conferences with published
   proceedings is not allowed. The proceedings of the symposium will be
   published in Springer's LNCS series. Accepted papers MUST be presented
   at the symposium.

   Submissions should be uploaded to the EasyChair Conference system:

 Yandex Awards
   for the best paper and for the best student paper will be given by the PC.

 Conference co-Chairs:
   Nikolay Vereshchagin (Moscow)
   Edward A. Hirsch (St.Petersburg)
   Sergey O. Kuznetsov (Moscow)

 Organized by
   Moscow Center for Continuous Mathematical Education,
   Higher School of Economics,
   Steklov Institute of Mathematics at St.Petersburg of Russian Academy of Sciences

 Sponsored by
   Russian Foundation for Basic Research

 Further information and contacts:
   Email: csr2014 "at"