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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: Computability and Complexity in Analysis, 21-24 Jul 2014, Darmstadt, GERMANY

CCA 2014

Invited Speakers

     * Matthew de Brecht (Kyoto, Japan)
     * Martn Escard (Birmingham, UK)
     * Johanna Franklin (Storrs, USA)
     * Timothy McNicholl (Ames, USA)
     * Alexander Melnikov (Singapore)
     * Arno Pauly (Cambridge, UK)

Scientific Program Committee

     * Vasco Brattka, chair (Munich, Germany and Cape Town, South Africa)
     * Mathieu Hoyrup (Nancy, France)
     * Zvonko Iljazovic (Zagreb, Croatia)
     * Joseph S. Miller (Madison, USA)
     * Takayuki Kihara (JAIST, Japan)
     * Ulrich Kohlenbach (Darmstadt, Germany)
     * Elvira Mayordomo (Zaragoza, Spain)
     * Nobert Mller (Trier, Germany)
     * Daniel Roy (Cambridge, UK)

Organizing Committee

     * Ulrike Brandt (Darmstadt, Germany)
     * Vassilis Gregoriades (Darmstadt, Germany)
     * Martin Ziegler, chair (Darmstadt, Germany)


Authors are invited to submit 1-2 pages abstracts in PDF format,
including references via the following web page:

If full versions of papers are already available as technical report
or arXiv version, then corresponding links should be added to the
reference list. Final versions of abstracts might be distributed to
participants in hardcopy and/or in electronic form.


     * Submission deadline: April 7, 2014
     * Notification of authors: May 12, 2014
     * Final version: June 2, 2014

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