Symposium for Gordon Plotkin

September 7-8, 2006
LFCS, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh

A symposium to celebrate the 60th birthday of Gordon Plotkin.

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James Clerk Maxwell Building
King's Buildings
University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh EH9 3JZ
Scotland, UK

Alex Simpson, Julian Bradfield, Michael Fourman, Monika Lekuse, Dyane Goodchild, Beth Murphy

This meeting has financial support from: EPSRC; LFCS; and the School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh.

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Venue: James Clerk Maxwell Building, King's Buildings, University of Edinburgh. Map

Programme: Two days of invited talks on 7th and 8th September, with a banquet on the evening of Thursday 7th September. Detailed Programme

Invited Speakers: Martín Abadi (UC Santa Cruz and Microsoft Research, Silicon Valley); Samson Abramsky (University of Oxford); Rod Burstall (University of Edinburgh, Emeritus); Luca Cardelli (Microsoft Research, Cambridge); Marcelo Fiore (University of Cambridge); Philippa Gardner (Imperial College); Matthew Hennessy (University of Sussex); Robin Milner (Univerity of Cambridge, Emeritus); Eugenio Moggi (Università di Genova); John Power (University of Edinburgh); David Pym (Hewlett-Packard Laboratories, Bristol); Dana Scott (Carnegie Mellon University, Emeritus); Colin Stirling (University of Edinburgh); Glynn Winskel (University of Cambridge).

Registration: Registration is by email. For further information see: Information Page

Accommodation: University accommodation and hotel/guest-house accommodation are available. For further information see: Information Page

Travel: Edinburgh is well served internationally and nationally by Edinburgh Airport and within the UK by train and road links. For further information see: Information Page

Support for PhD students: Financial assistance is available for UK-based PhD students who wish to attend the meeting. This will be issued on a first-come first-served basis. For further information see: Information Page