Thursday, November 27, 2014

WADS 2015 - Call for papers

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WADS 2015
(Formerly Workshop on Algorithms and Data Structures)

5-7 August 2015
University of Victoria
Victoria, BC, Canada 


The Algorithms and Data Structures Symposium - WADS, which alternates with the Scandinavian Symposium and Workshops on Algorithm Theory, is intended as a forum for researchers in the area of design and analysis of algorithms and data structures. We invite submissions of papers presenting original research on the theory and application of algorithms and data structures in all areas, including combinatorics, computational geometry, databases, graphics, parallel and distributed computing.

Contributors are invited to submit a full paper, 12 pages Springer format including title, abstract and references. An appendix, beyond the 12 pages, may be added and may be read at the reviewers' discretion. Please format your paper in the Springer Lecture Notes style according to the LNCS Author Instructions ( and submit it via the online submission system ( Submissions must arrive on or before February 20, 2015 at 11:59 pm (midnight) EST. Authors will be notified of acceptance or rejection by April 13, 2015. Proceedings will be published in the Springer Verlag Series Lecture Notes in Computer Science. The final versions of accepted papers must arrive in camera-ready form before May 4, 2015 to ensure the availability of the proceedings at the conference.

Invited Speakers: Bernard Chazelle (Princeton), Cyrus Shahabi (USC), Bodo Manthey (U Twente)

Conference Chair and Local Arrangements Chair: Ulrike Stege

Program Committee
Co-Chairs: Frank Dehne, Joerg-Ruediger Sack, Ulrike Stege
Committee Members: Faisal Abu-Khzam, Evripidis Bampis, Danny Chen, Jianer Chen, Alfredo Cuzzocrea, Mark deBerg, Faith Ellen, Will Evans, Rudolf Fleischer, Stefan Funke, Michael Goodrich, Valentine Kabanets, Rolf Klein, Antonina Kolokova, Mike Langston, Ulrich Meyer, Matthias Müller-Hannemann, Gonzalo Navarro, Rolf Niedermeier, Kirk Pruhs, Roberto Solis-Oba, Venkatesh Srinivasan, Sergei Vassilvitski, László A. Végh, Carola Wenk, Peter Widmayer, Gerhard Woeginger, Ke Yi, Norbert Zeh