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[DMANET] FSTTCS 2017 --- LAST Call for Papers [***extended deadline July 31***]

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37th Annual Conference on Foundations of Software Technology and
Theoretical Computer Science (FSTTCS 2017)
Kanpur, India, December 11 - 15, 2017

***** DEADLINE Extension to July 31, 2017 *****

Conference website:
Submission website:

EXTENDED Paper submission deadline: Monday, July 31, 2017 (Anywhere on
Notification to Authors: Friday, September 22, 2017
Camera-ready deadline: Monday, October 16, 2017
Conference: December 11 - 15, 2017

The 37th Foundations of Software Technology and Theoretical Computer
Science (FSTTCS) conference will take place at the Indian Institute of
Technology, Kanpur, during December 11 (Mon) - 15 (Fri), 2017, under the
auspices of the Indian Association for Research in Computing Science
(IARCS). Submissions presenting original results in foundational aspects
of Computer Science and Software Technology are invited. Representative
areas include, but are not limited to, the following.

- Algorithms and Data Structures
- Algorithmic Graph Theory and Combinatorics
- Approximation Algorithms
- Automata and Formal Languages
- Combinatorial Optimization
- Communication Complexity
- Computational Biology
- Computational Complexity
- Computational Geometry
- Computational Learning Theory
- Cryptography and Security
- Game Theory and Mechanism Design
- Logic in Computer Science
- Model Theory, Modal and Temporal Logics
- Models of Concurrent and Distributed Systems
- Models of Timed, Reactive, Hybrid and Stochastic Systems
- Parallel, Distributed and Online Algorithms
- Parameterized Complexity
- Principles and Semantics of Programming Languages
- Program Analysis and Transformation
- Proof Complexity
- Quantum Computing
- Randomness in Computing
- Specification, Verification, and Synthesis
- Theorem Proving, Decision Procedures, and Model Checking
- Theoretical Aspects of Mobile and High-Performance Computing

Invited Speakers
Sham Kakade (University of Washington, USA)
Anca Muscholl (LaBRI & Universite' de Bordeaux, France)
Devavrat Shah (MIT, USA)
Vinod Vaikuntanathan (MIT CSAIL, USA)
Thomas Wilke (Christian-Albrechts-Universitaet zu Kiel, Germany)

Submission Information
Submissions must be in electronic form via EasyChair using the LIPIcs
LaTeX style file. Submissions must not exceed 12 pages (excluding
bibliography), but may include a clearly marked appendix containing
technical details. The appendix will be read only at the discretion of
the program committee. Simultaneous submissions to journals or other
conferences with published proceedings are disallowed. More detailed
submission instructions are provided on the FSTTCS 2017 submission page.

Accepted papers will be published as proceedings of the conference in
the Leibniz International Proceedings in Informatics (LIPIcs) as a free,
open, electronic archive with access to all. Authors will retain full
rights over their work. The accepted papers will be published under a
CC-BY license. For an accepted paper to be included in the proceedings,
one of the authors must commit to presenting the paper at the

Program Committee
Alexandr Andoni (Columbia University),
Arnab Bhattacharyya (IISc Bangalore),
Eshan Chattopadhyay (IAS Princeton),
Nicola Galesi (Sapienza Universita Roma, Italy),
Sumit Ganguly (IIT Kanpur),
Prateek Jain (MSR Bangalore),
Rahul Jain (NUS, Singapore),
Neeraj Kayal (MSR Bangalore),
Satya Lokam (MSR Bangalore, co-chair),
Daniel Lokshtanov (University of Bergen, Norway),
Ruta Mehta (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign),
Manoj Prabhakaran (IIT Bombay),
Alon Rosen (IDC Herzliya, Israel),
Alex Samorodnitsky (HUJI, Israel),
Srikanth Srinivasan (IIT Bombay),
Nikhil Srivastava (University of California, Berkeley),
Justin Thaler (Georgetown University),
Kasturi Varadarajan (University of Iowa),

S Akshay (IIT Bombay),
Christel Baier (TU Dresden),
Stephanie Delaune (IRISA & CNRS Rennes),
Tim French (UWA, Perth),
Prasad Jayanti (Dartmouth College),
Daniel Kroening (University of Oxford),
Ranko Lazic (University of Warwick),
Rupak Majumdar (MPI),
Stephan Merz (INRIA Nancy & LORIA),
Paritosh K. Pandya (TIFR, Mumbai),
Pavithra Prabhakar (Kansas State University),
R Ramanujam (IMSc Chennai, co-chair),
Simona Ronchi Della Rocca (Universita di Torino),
Sunil Simon (IIT Kanpur),
Sonja Smets (University of Amsterdam),
B Srivathsan (CMI, Chennai),
Lidia Tendera (Uniwersytet Opolski),
Nobuko Yoshida (Imperial College).
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