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Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: Principles and Practice of Declarative Programming PPDP 2008

http://www.clip.dia.fi.upm.es/Conferences/PPDP08

ACM PPDP 2008 -  Call For Papers

            10th ACM-SIGPLAN International Symposium on
        Principles and Practice of Declarative Programming

                Valencia, Spain, July 15-17, 2008

         http://www.clip.dia.fi.upm.es/Conferences/PPDP08

................................................................

IMPORTANT DATES
Submission:   April 10, 2008
Notification: May 15, 2008
Conference:   July 15-17, 2008

SCOPE: PPDP 2008  is a forum for researchers  and practitioners in the
declarative programming communities. It solicits papers on all aspects
of logic, constraint and functional programming, as well as on related
paradigms  such   as  visual  programming,   executable  specification
languages,  database   languages,  AI  and   knowledge  representation
languages for the "semantic web".

MAIN TOPICS: Logic,  Constraint, and Functional Programming; Database,
AI  and   Knowledge  Representation  Languages;   Visual  Programming;
Executable  Specification for  Languages; Applications  of Declarative
Programming;  Methodologies   for  Program  Design   and  Development;
Declarative   Aspects  of   Object-Oriented   Programming;  Concurrent
Extensions  to Declarative  Languages;  Declarative Mobile  Computing;
Paradigm Integration;  Proof Theoretic and  Semantic Foundations; Type
and  Module  Systems;   Program  Analysis  and  Verification;  Program
Transformation;   Abstract  Machines   and   Compilation;  Programming
Environments.

PROCEEDINGS: The proceedings will be published by ACM Press

RELATED  EVENTS:   PPDP  2008  will   be  co-located  with   the  15th
International  Static  Analysis  Symposium  (SAS 2008)  and  the  18th
International   Symposium  on   Logic-Based   Program  Synthesis   and
Transformation (LOPSTR 2008).

SYMPOSIUM CHAIR: Elvira Albert, Complutense University of Madrid
PROGRAM CHAIR:   Sergio Antoy, Portland State University
INVITED SPEAKER: Michael Leuschel, University of Düsseldorf, Germany

PROGRAM COMMITTEE:
Elvira Albert        Complutense University of Madrid, Spain
Sergio Antoy         Portland State University, USA
Maribel Fernandez    King's College London, UK
Maurizio Gabbrielli  University of Bologna, Italy
Neil Ghani           University of Nottingham, UK
Masami Hagiya        University of Tokyo, Japan
Joxan Jaffar         National University, Singapore
Claude Kirchner      INRIA Bordeaux, France
Herbert Kuchen       University of Muenster, Germany
Michael Maher        NICTA and University of New South Wales, Australia
Dale Miller          INRIA Saclay, France
Eugenio Moggi        University of Genova, Italy
Kostis Sagonas       Uppsala University, Sweden
Carsten Schurmann,   IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Peter Sestoft        IT University of Copenhagen, Denmark

LOCAL CHAIR: Christophe Joubert