[Haskell] Summer School on Functional Programming for Parallel and Concurrent Applications

s nedunuri nedunuri at cs.utexas.edu
Thu Mar 1 02:49:38 CET 2012

Hi, can anyone tell me, based on past experience, if this will fill up 
quickly or not? ie if I leave it to late May is it likely to be full by 
then? I won't know my funds situation until then


On 2/22/2012 6:10 AM, Andres Löh wrote:
> [Sending on behalf of Francesco Zappa Nardelli.]
> Dear all,
> I am happy to annouce the CEA-EDF-INRIA summer school on
>                        FUNCTIONAL PROGRAMMING
>   11-22 June 2012, Castle of Cadarache, Saint Paul Lez Durance, France
>            http://www-hpc.cea.fr/SummerSchools2012-CS.htm
> Objectives
> The aim of the summer school is to give a thorough and application-
> oriented introduction to functional programming using the programming
> language Haskell. A special focus is on parallel and concurrent
> programming, highlighting the ways in which features such as strong
> typing and purity make it dramatically easier to write reliable
> parallel or concurrent code. The school is split into three different
> courses that highlight different aspects of functional
> programming. All courses consist of lectures and hands-on sessions
> where everyone can try out the language on several exercises.
> Public
> This school is a 2 weeks course for engineers, and for students and
> researchers. Participants should be familiar with programming (e.g. in
> C or Java), but the school will be self-contained and no preliminary
> knowledge of functional programing is required.
> Speakers
>   Ralf Hinze (Oxford University)
>   Andres Löh (Well-Typed)
>   Simon Marlow (Microsoft Research)
> Talks (to be confirmed)
> Joe Armstrong, Mark Shinwell, Anil Madhavapeddy.
> Registration and contact:
> The deadline for registration is May 30, 2012.  Please contact:
>   Régis Vizet - CEA
>   regis.vizet (at) cea.fr
>   tel: 0033 1 69 26 47 45
> for further informations.
> Best regards
>   Francesco Zappa Nardelli

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