COST action CA15123 EUTYPES
Summer School on Types for Programming and Verification
Ohrid, Macedonia, 30 August – 4 September 2019
CALL FOR APPLICATIONS
Types are pervasive in programming and information technology. A type
defines a formal interface between software components, allowing the
automatic verification of their connections, and greatly enhancing the
robustness and reliability of computations and communications. In rich
dependent type theories, the full functional specification of a
program can be expressed as a type. Type systems have rapidly evolved
over the past years, becoming more sophisticated, capturing new
aspects of the behaviour of programs and the dynamics of their
The aim of this summer school is to provide advanced training,
especially to PhD students and early-career researchers, in all
aspects of the theory and practice of type theory and applications.
LECTURERS AND COURSES
§ Course 1: Hugo Herbelin: Introduction to lambda calculus & type theory
§ Course 2: Jesper Coeckx: Correct-by-construction programming in Agda
§ Course 3 : Yves Bertot: Introductory course on Coq/Gallina
§ Course 4 : Xavier Leroy: Proving the correctness of a compiler
§ Course 5: Nicolai Kraus: Introduction to homotopy type theory
The capacity of the summer school is up to 40 students.
§ Accommodation, full board (i.e., including all meals): 5 nights @ €35 = € 175. Extra nights cost also €35.
A maximum of 30 students (PhD students / early-career researchers) from countries involved in EUTYPES can receive a grant from the COST action to partially cover their costs.
To apply for a place in the school and a grant, please fill out (as soon as possible) the form at http://tiny.cc/olbq8y
Application deadline: 15 July 2019.
Notification of acceptance and funding:
continuously, at the latest by 22 July 2019.
Ohrid is a small town on Lake Ohrid in Macedonia, southwest of
Skopje. Ohrid is notable for once having had 365 churches, one for
each day of the year, and has been referred to as the Jerusalem of the
Balkans. Ohrid and Lake Ohrid are on UNESCO's lists of cultural and
natural World Heritage sites.
The school will be held in the Congress Centre of Ohrid, which is also
the accommodation site.
Most participants will have to fly to Skopje and then get to Ohrid by
WizzAir operates direct flights to Ohrid from Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg
and London Luton.
Thorsten Altenkirch Herman Geuvers, Marija Mihova
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