[Ecls-list] Call for Participation: ILC'07

Pascal Costanza pc at p-cos.net
Wed Feb 21 14:41:44 UTC 2007

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|                       Call for Participation                       |
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|                 INTERNATIONAL LISP CONFERENCE 2007                 |
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|            http://www.international-lisp-conference.org            |
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|        Clare College, Cambridge, England  -  April 1-4, 2007       |
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   In cooperation with ACM SIGPLAN
   Sponsored by The Association of Lisp Users

   General Information:

     The Association of Lisp Users is pleased to announce the 2007
     International Lisp Conference will be held in Cambridge, England
     at Clare College from April 1st to 4th, 2007.

     This year's program consists of tutorials at beginners' and
     advanced levels, prominent invited speakers from the Lisp and
     Scheme communities, an excellent technical session, tours of
     Central Cambridge, Anglesey Abbey and Ely, and a quintessential
     English experience: a traditional dinner served in the college's
     Great Hall. The advance registration deadline is March 11th.

     The ILC'07 programming contest is also still running until
     March 3rd. For more details, see


   Saturday, March 31st

     Optional tour of Cambridge

   Sunday, April 1st

     Tutorials and workshops

     - Ernst van Waning, Extended Tutorial: Common Lisp in One Day
     - Pascal Costanza, Context-oriented Programming in Common Lisp
     - Richard Brooksby, Improve your Lisp using the Memory Pool System
     - Duane Rettig, Optimizing and Debugging Programs in Allegro CL

   Monday, April 2nd

     Invited presentations

     - Christian Queinnec, Teaching CS to undergraduates at UPMC
     - Michael Sperber,
       It's All about Being Right: Lessons from the R6RS Process
     - Herbert Stoyan, Lisp: Themes and History

     Presentations of accepted papers

   Tuesday, April 3rd

     Invited presentations

     - Jans Aasman, Scalable Lisp Applications
     - Ralf Moeller, Building a Commercial OWL Reasoner with Lisp
     - Manuel Serrano,
       HOP: An Environment for Developing Web 2.0 Applications

     Presentations of accepted papers
     Annual meeting of the Association of Lisp Users
     Conference banquet

   Wednesday, April 4th

     Invited presentations

     - Richard Jones, Dynamic Memory Management
     - John Mallery, Lisp/CL-HTTP

     Presentations of accepted papers

   Thursday, April 5th

     Optional tour of Anglesey Abbey and Ely

   Conference Registration:

     Conference registration is now open. Simply visit

     The advance registration deadline is March 11th. You can get
     further discounts as an ACM/SIGPLAN and/or ALU member.

     Registration includes: access to all events, morning and afternoon
     teas / coffees, self-service lunch, banquet (Tuesday April 3rd),
     proceedings and hopefully a conference t-shirt. Accomodation is
     available in Clare College's "Memorial Court".


     Credit cards and PayPal are accepted, as are cheques (sterling or
     US dollars) and international bank transfers.

   Organizing Committee:

     Co-Chairs: Carl Shapiro (SRI International)
                Pascal Costanza (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)

     Members: Rusty Johnson (ALU)
              Peter Lindahl (ALU)

     Program Chair: JonL White (The Ginger Ice Cream Factory / ALU)

     Contact: ilc07-program-committee at alu.org

     Local chair: Nick Levine (Ravenbrook / ALU)

     General correspondence: ilc07-organizing-committee at alu.org

   Mailing Lists:

     General conference announcements are made on a very occasional
     basis to the low-volume mailing list ilc07-announce.


     If you're thinking of participating in ILC 2007, you should
     either  join this list or take an occasional look at the archives.


Pascal Costanza, mailto:pc at p-cos.net, http://p-cos.net
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Programming Technology Lab
Pleinlaan 2, B-1050 Brussel, Belgium

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