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AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: Mathematical and Engineering Methods in Computer Science MEMICS 2008

           4th Doctoral Workshop on Mathematical and Engineering
                        Methods in Computer Science

                                MEMICS 2008

       November 14--16, 2008, Hotel Prestige, Znojmo, Czech Republic

                           First Call for Papers

The MEMICS 2008 workshop is organized jointly by the Faculty of Informatics,
Masaryk University, and the Faculty of Information Technology, Brno University
of Technology.

The aim: To provide a forum for doctoral students interested in applications
of mathematical and engineering methods in computer science with a special
focus on the various aspects of parallel and distributed systems.

Topics: Submissions are invited especially in the following (but not
exclusive) areas: parallel and distributed computing, GRID computing, 
computer networks and applications, computer security, theory of formal 
languages, formal verification, simulation, software and hardware testing and
dependability, computer architectures, quantum computing.

Invited talks: Several invited talks by distinguished researchers from
various areas of interest of the workshop will be a part of the programme.

Regular papers: Students are invited to register a paper before September 10,
2008 and submit the paper (not exceeding 8 pages in the LNCS style) before
September 17, 2008. A selection of the best papers will be done during the
workshop, and their authors will be awarded. Authors will be notified of
acceptance by October 15, 2008. Detailed instructions are available at the
conference web

Presentations: Students may also present recent outstanding work, if it has
been (or will be) presented at a leading computer science conference.
Presentations to be included in the programme will be selected on the basis
of a one-page abstract, which interested students are invited to submit.
The one-page abstracts will be published in the proceedings.

The proceedings will be available at the workshop in printed form. 

Venue: The workshop will be held in Znojmo, a beautiful town on the
Austrian borders famous for a number of examples of medieval architecture
and nearby vineyards. Tourist attractions here include the Gothic Church of
St. Nicholas, the town hall's Gothic tower, and the Romanesque rotunda.
There is also an ancient castle atop a nearby hill.

Programme Committee Chair
Milan Ceska, FIT BUT, Brno

Programme Committee Co-Chairs
Zdenek Kotasek, FIT BUT, Brno
Mojmir Kretinsky, FI MU, Brno
Ludek Matyska, FI MU, Brno
Tomas Vojnar, FIT BUT, Brno

Organising Committee Chair
Jan Staudek, FI MU, Brno

Important Dates & Deadlines 
Paper/presentation registration: September 10, 2008
Paper/presentation submission:   September 17, 2008
Author notification:             October 15, 2008
Camera ready paper:              October 24, 2008
Workshop                         November 14--16, 2008