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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: British Colloquium for Theoretical Computer Science, 9-11 Apr 2014, Loughborough, ENGLAND

http://bctcs.lboro.ac.uk/

BCTCS 2014

SCOPE

The purpose of the BCTCS is to provide a forum in which researchers in 
theoretical computer science can meet, present research findings, and 
discuss developments in the field. It also aims to provide an environment 
in which PhD students can gain experience in presenting their work, and 
benefit from contact with established researchers. The conference will 
consist of invited presentations by distinguished researchers and a number 
of contributed talks.

LOCATION AND SCHEDULE

BCTCS 2014 will be held at Loughborough University, which enjoys a central 
location in the UK and is well connected to most of the UK by rail, road 
or by plane. Various types of reasonably priced accommodation will be 
available on campus with easy access to the conference venue as well as 
the town center and restaurants.

The event will start on the Wednesday afternoon and will end after a 
conference lunch on the Friday.

INVITED SPEAKERS

BCTCS 2014 will include invited lectures by the following distinguished 
speakers:

* Leszek Gasieniec (Liverpool)
* Achim Jung (Birmingham)
* Timo Koetzing (Jena)
* Jeffrey Shallit (Waterloo) LMS-sponsored Keynote Speaker in Discrete Mathematics

CONTRIBUTED TALKS

Participants at the colloquium are encouraged to present a contributed 
talk. Abstracts of contributed talks can be uploaded when registering. The 
abstracts of accepted contributed talks will be published in the Bulletin 
of the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science (EATCS).

STUDENT GRANTS

It is anticipated that a substantial number of bursaries for research 
students will be available. The bursaries are intended to cover 
registration, accommodation, meals, 1 year's EATCS membership, and 
reasonable travel costs. Those enrolled as research students may apply for 
these bursaries on the registration form after 13th January 2014.

REGISTRATION

Registration will open on 13th January 2014 on the colloquium website. 
Details of the cost of registration will be available on the website 
before this date.

ORGANISATION AND FURTHER INFORMATION

The conference is being organised by Paul Bell and Daniel Reidenbach of 
the Department of Computer Science, Loughborough University.

More information about the meeting including updates are available from 
the conference webpages at: http://bctcs.lboro.ac.uk/

Queries can be sent to: bctcs@lboro.ac.uk

We hope to see you in Loughborough in 2014!