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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS: Scandinavian Logic Symposium 2014, 25-27 Aug 2014, Tampere, FINLAND

http://www.sis.uta.fi/SLS2014/

FINAL CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS


The 9th Scandinavian Logic Symposium will be held at the Museum Centre
Vapriikki in Tampere, Finland, during 25-27 August 2014 under the auspices
of the Scandinavian Logic Society (SLS, http://scandinavianlogic.org/).

As with previous editions of the Symposium, its primary aims are to
reflect the current activities in logic in the Nordic countries and to
provide a local meeting forum for their logical communities, broadly
conceived. Besides, it invites and warmly welcomes participation of
logicians from all over the world.


SCOPE AND TOPICS
The scope of SLS 2014 is broad, ranging over the whole areas of
Mathematical and Philosophical Logic, as well as Logical Methods in
Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence, Linguistics, etc. Major
topics include (but are not limited to): Proof Theory, Constructivism,
Model Theory, Set Theory, Computability Theory, Algebra and Logic,
Categorical Logic, Logic and Computer Science, Logic and Linguistics,
Logic in AI and Multi-Agent Systems, Logics of Games, Modal and other
non-classical Logics, Philosophical Logic.



INVITED SPEAKERS:
Mai Gehrke (LIAFA, Paris)
Volker Halbach (University of Oxford)
Asger Trnquist (University of Copenhagen)
Jouko Vnnen (University of Helsinki and University of Amsterdam)
Thomas gotnes (University of Bergen)



PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Co-chairs: Sara Negri (University of Helsinki)
and Valentin Goranko (Technical University of Denmark)


Members:
Luca Aceto (Reykjavik University)
Lars Birkedal (Aarhus University)
Patrick Blackburn (Roskilde University)
Patricia Blanchette (University of Notre Dame, US)
Thierry Coquand (University of Gothenburg)
Ali Enayat (University of Gothenburg)
ystein Linnebo (University of Oslo and Birkbeck College London)
Kerkko Luosto (University of Tampere)
Dag Normann (University of Oslo)
Gabriel Sandu (University of Helsinki)
Arild Waaler (University of Oslo)
Dag Westersthl (University of Stockholm)


ORGANISING COMMITTEE
Chair: Lauri Hella (University of Tampere)


Members:
Kerkko Luosto (University of Tampere)
Antti Kuusisto (University of Wroclaw)
Jonni Virtema (University of Tampere)
Jevgeni Haigora (University of Tampere)



SUBMISSIONS
Abstracts of contributed talks, in PDF format, not exceeding one A4
(11pt) page, should be submitted by April 25, 2014, through
EasyChair: https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=sls2014
Abstracts should be typeset following the format of a LaTeX style
template file, posted on the conference website on March 16.


IMPORTANT DATES:
Submission deadline: April 25, 2014
Notification: May 16, 2014
Early registration deadline: June 15th, 2014
Final programme: July 25, 2014


LOCATION
Museum Centre Vapriikki is situated on the banks of the Tammmerkoski
rapids.
It is within a walking distance from the center of Tampere and the railway
station.


ACCOMMODATION
There are several hotels within a walking distance from the conference
venue. The organizers have provided a list of some alternatives on the
conference website.


REGISTRATION
Details concerning registration are posted on the conference website.


ENQUIRIES: Write email to scandinavianlogicsymposium@gmail.com