Summer School on Advanced Functional Programming

Johan Jeuring
Fri, 1 Feb 2002 18:10:28 +0100

Summer School and Workshop on Advanced Functional Programming
             St Anne's College, Oxford, UK
                19th to 24th August 2002

                 In conjunction with
       Summer School and Workshop on Generic Programming

                 Call for participation

This is the fourth school in a series on schools on Advanced Functional
Programming. Previous schools were held in Baastad, Sweden (1995,
LNCS 925), Olympia, Washington (LNCS 1129), and Braga, Portugal
(LNCS 1608). We have recruited a group of excellent lecturers on
advanced technologies in Functional Programming.

************         Lecturers        ************

* Richard Bird (University of Oxford) and
   Jeremy Gibbons (University of Oxford):
     Arithmetic Coding with Folds and Unfolds
* Manuel Chakravarty (University of New South Wales):
     Fast Arrays in Haskell
* Matthias Felleisen (Northeastern University):
     Developing Interactive Web Programs in DrScheme
* Cedric Fournet (Microsoft Research) and
   Fabrice Le Fessant (INRIA Rocquencourt):
     Jocaml3, a Language for Concurrent, Distributed and Mobile 
* Paul Hudak (Yale University):
     Robots, Arrows and Functional Reactive Programming
* Koen Claessen (Chalmers University of Tecnology) and
   Colin Runciman (University of York):
     Testing and Tracing Lazy Functional Programs
* Philip Wadler (Avaya Labs):
     XQuery: A Typed Functional Language for Querying XML

In addition, on the afternoon of Monday 19th August there will be a
half-day Introduction to Functional Programming, presented by
Graham Hutton (University of Nottingham).

************         Deadlines         ************

For registration with an early-bird discount:
   17th May 2002

For late registration:
   12th July 2002

************         Organizers         ************

Johan Jeuring (Utrecht University)
Simon Peyton Jones (Microsoft Research)

************     Further information    ************

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