Conferences in Theoretical Computer Science

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Deadline ahead

Conference City, Country Deadline Date Notification of acceptance Submission format and comments
LATA Milan, Italy 26 October 2020
23:59 CET ? (UTC +1)
1-5 March 2021 23 November 2020 LNCS, 12 pages; including LATA 2020
BICOB ONLINE only 30 October 2020 22-24 March 2021 30 December 2020 EPIC
RECOMB Padova, Italy 30 October / 4 November 2020 18-21 April 2021 18 December 2020 LNCS, 10 pages excluding references
CIAC Larnaca, Cyprus 31 October / 6 November 2020 10-12 May 2021 22 December 2020 LNCS, 12 pages
EuroGP Seville, Spain 1 November 2020 7-9 April 2021 LNCS, 16 pages; part of EvoStar
EvoAPPS Seville, Spain 1 November 2020 7-9 April 2021 LNCS, 16 pages; part of EvoStar
EvoCOP Seville, Spain 1 November 2020 7-9 April 2021 LNCS, 16 pages; part of EvoStar
EvoMUSART Seville, Spain 1 November 2020 7-9 April 2021 LNCS, 16 pages; part of EvoStar
STOC Rome, Italy 6 November 2020
23:59 EST (UTC -5)
21-25 June 2021 7 February 2021 ACM, no page limit for submissions, 14 pages for proceedings
IPCO Atlanta, Georgia, USA 11 November 2020 19-21 May 2021 LNCS, 12 pages excluding references
LAGOS São Paulo, Brazil 15 November 2020 17-21 May 2021 15 February 2021 ENTCS, 8 pages
SIROCCO Wrocław, Poland 26 November 2020 28 June - 1 July 2021 28 January 2021 ???
NFM Norfolk, Virginia, USA 27 November / 4 December 2020 24-29 May 2021 19 February 2021 LNCS, 15 pages regular, 6 pages short, both excluding references
ICAPS Guangzhou, China 11/18 December 2021 7-12 June 2021 16 February 2021 AAAI, double-blind, 8 pages long, 4 pages short
OLA Catania, Sicilia, Italy 18 December 2020 21-23 June 2021 24 March 2021 LNCS, 10/12 pages research, 3 pages work-in-progress and position
IJCAI Montreal, Canada 12/18 January 2021 21-26 August 2021 25 April 2021 IJCAI, double-blind, 6 pages text + 1 page references
AlCoB Missoula, Montana, USA 18 January 2021
23:59 CET (UTC +1)
7-11 June 2021 15 February 2021
23:59 CET (UTC +1)
LNCS, 12 pages; AlCoB 2020 included
LICS Rome, Italy 20/25 January 2021 29 June - 2 July 2021 31 March 2021 IEEE Transactions, 2 column, 12 pages excluding references; colocated with ITP and ICTCS
ITP Rome, Italy 25 January / 1 February 2021 29 June - 1 July 2021 25 March 2021 LIPIcs, 16 pages excluding references; colocated with LICS and ICTCS
CAV Los Angeles, California, USA 28 January 2021 18-23 July 2021 19 April 2021 LNCS, double-blind, 20 pages regular, 10 pages tools, 10 pages industrial
GECCO Lille, France 28 January / 4 February 2021 10-14 July 2021 26 May 2021 ???, double-blind
CPM Wrocław, Poland 29 January 2021 5-7 July 2021 29 March 2021 LIPIcs, 15 pages
SAFECOMP York, UK 1/15 February 2021 7-10 September 2021 29 April 2021 LNCS, 14 pages research, 8 pages experience reports and tool descriptions
ICALP Glasgow, Scotland, UK 12 February 2021 12-16 July 2021 28 April 2021 LIPIcs, 12 pages excluding references
FSCD Buenos Aires, Argentina 12/15 February 2021 19-25 July 2021 19 April 2021 LIPIcs, 15 pages excluding references
CCC Toronto, Ontario, Canada 15 February 2021
17:00 PST (UTC -8)
19-23 July 2021 30 April 2021 LIPIcs, no page limit, but only first 10 pages read
CADE Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, USA 15/22 February 2021 11-16 July 2021 19 April 2021 LNCS, 15 pages regular, 10 pages short
NCL Łódź, Poland 10 June 2021 22-25 September 2021 15 July 2021 CEUR, 10 pages
Conference City, Country Deadline Date Notification of acceptance Submission format and comments

Running conferences

During the Covid-19 crisis, this section also includes CANCELLED conferences, as well as those held ONLINE.

Conference City, Country Date Corona virus warning
TAMC Changsha, China 18-20 October 2020 rescheduled, VIRTUAL only
RP Paris, France 19-21 October 2020 ONLINE only
Conference City, Country Date Corona virus warning

Future conferences with deadline over

During the Covid-19 criis, this section also includes CANCELLED conferences, as well as those held ONLINE.

Conference City, Country Date Notification of acceptance Final version Early registration and remarks Corona virus warning
ICST Porto, Portugal 24-28 October 2020 10 December 2019 31 July 2020 rescheduled, HYBRID
RAMICS Palaiseau, France 26-29 October 2020 (online) 20 October 2020 (no fee) ONLINE only
CLAR Hangzhou, China 26+30 October 2020+
+2 November 2020 (online)
10 January 2020 31 January 2020 rescheduled, ONLINE only
FOCS Durham, North Carolina, USA 16-19 November 2020 (virtual) 6 July 2020 27 August 2020
23:59 EDT (UTC -4)
VIRTUAL only
SAS Chicago, Illinois, USA 18-20 November 2020 (online) 19 July 2020 15 September 2020 15 October 2020 ONLINE only
MLN Paris, France 24-26 November 2020 (virtual) 2 October 2020 16 October 2020 16 October 2020 VIRTUAL only
TPNC Taoyuan, Taiwan 7-9 December 2020 29 August 2020 5 September 2020 5 September 2020
WINE Beijing, China 7-11 December 2020 7 September 2020 15 October 2020, at least one author per paper monitoring the situation
TASE Hangzhou, China 11-13 December 2020 16 March 2020 17 April 2020 30 June 2020 (author), 17 October 2020 (early) rescheduled
COCOA Dallas, Texas, USA 11-13 December 2020 5 October 2020
23:59 CEST (UTC +2)
19 October 2020
MIWAI Seul, South Korea 14-16 December 2020 (virtual) 28 September 2020 9 October 2020 9 October 2020 VIRTUAL only
OPODIS Strasbourg, France 14-16 December 2020 (online) 25 October 2020 14 November 2020 ONLINE only
ISAAC Hong Kong, SAR China 14-18 December 2020 (online) 31 August 2020 28 September 2020 26 October 2020 ONLINE only
IPEC Hong Kong, SAR China 14-18 December 2020 (online) 18 September 2020 30 September 2020 ONLINE only
FSTTCS Goa, India 14-18 December 2020 (online) 14 September 2020 1 October 2020 ONLINE only
SODA Alexandria, Virginia, USA 10-13 January 2021 (virtual) October 2020 7 December 2020
23:59 EST (UTC -5)
VIRTUAL only
SOSA Alexandria, Virginia, USA 11-12 January 2021 (virtual) early October 2020 7 December 2020
23:59 EST (UTC -5)
VIRTUAL only
APOCS Alexandria, Virginia, USA 13 January 2021 (virtual) early October 2020 7 December 2020
23:59 EST (UTC -5)
VIRTUAL only
VMCAI Copenhagen, Denmark 17-21 January 2021 (online) 10 November 2020 17 November 2020 ONLINE only
POPL Copenhagen, Denmark 17-22 January 2021 (virtual) 1 October 2020 VIRTUAL only
CPP Copenhagen, Denmark 18-19 January 2021 (virtual) 19 November 2020 15 December 2020 VIRTUAL only
PADL Copenhagen, Denmark 18-19 January 2021 (online) 6 November 2020 ONLINE only
SOFSEM Bolzano-Bozen, Italy 25-28 January 2021 21 September 2020 26 October 2020 monitoring the situation
CSL Ljubljana, Slovenia 25-28 January 2021 25 September 2020
AAAI Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada 2-9 February 2021 (virtual) 1 December 2020 15 December 2020 VIRTUAL only
ICDCS Bangkok, Thailand 4-5 February 2021 27 August 2020 4 January 2021 4 January 2021
CALDAM IIT Ropar, Rupnagar, Punjab, India 11-13 February 2021 8 November 2020 25 November 2020 15 December 2020 HYBRID conference
WALCOM Yangon, Myanmar 28 February - 2 March 2021 2 November 2020 23 November 2020 20 October 2020; closes 5 November 2020 ???
ALT Paris, France 16-19 March 2021 21 December 2020
STACS Saarbrücken, Germany 16-19 March 2021 20 December 2020 monitoring the situation
ETAPS Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 27 March - 1 April 2021 23 December 2020 22 January 2021 federated conference inluding
ESOP, FASE, FoSSaCS, TACAS, and ETAPS 2020.
monitoring the situation
ESOP Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 27 March - 1 April 2021 23 December 2020 22 January 2021 including ESOP 2020 monitoring the situation
FASE Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 27 March - 1 April 2021 23 December 2020 22 January 2021 including FASE 2020 monitoring the situation
FoSSaCS Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 27 March - 1 April 2021 23 December 2020 22 January 2021 including FoSSaCS 2020 monitoring the situation
TACAS Luxembourg City, Luxembourg 27 March - 1 April 2021 23 December 2020 22 January 2021 including TACAS 2020 monitoring the situation
META Marrakech, Morocco 5-8 April 2021 11 December 2020 1 March 2021 HYBRID conference
EvoStar Seville, Spain 7-9 April 2021 federated conference including
EuroGP, EvoAPPS, EvoCOP, and EvoMUSART
SDM Alexandria, Virginia, USA 29 April - 1 May 2021 (virtual) late December 2020 25 February 2021, 23:59 EST (UTC -5) VIRTUAL only
EUROCRYPT Zagreb, Croatia 2-6 May 2021 25 January 2021 23 February 2021
AAMAS London, UK 3-7 May 2021 18 December 2020 29 January 2021
IPDPS Portland, Oregon USA 17-21 May 2021 8 December 2020 monitoring the situation
FUN Island of Favignana, Italy 30 May - 1 June 2021 (tentative) 23 March 2020 rescheduled
SIGMOD/PODS Xi'an, Shaanxi, China 20-25 June 2021 30 November 2020 10 February 2021
LOFT Groningen, The Netherlands 21-23 July 2021 15 April 2020 rescheduled
FOIS Bolzano-Bozen, Italy 13-16 September 2021 20 July 2020 rescheduled
Conference City, Country Date Notification of acceptance Final version Early registration and remarks Corona virus warning

Postponed conferences waiting to be rescheduled

Due to the Covid-19 crisis, many conferences have been postponed or wait for rescheduling, but their new dates have not been decided yet. These conferences are listed in this section. They will be moved to the section listing future conferences as soon as their new dates will be decided.

Conference City, Country Status Previous date Notification of acceptance Previous final version Remarks
LPAR Alicante, Spain merged with LPAR 2021 22-27 May 2020 8 April 2020 24 April 2020
LATIN São Paulo, Brazil postponed to 2021 25-29 May 2020 10 February 2020 9 March 2020
SLSS Bergen, Norway deadline EXTENDED 26-28 June 2020 15 May 2020 29 May 2020
IJCAI-PRICAI Yokohama, Japan postponed to January 2021 11-17 July 2020 19 April 2020
WoLLIC Lima, Peru postponed to 2021 4-7 August 2020 23 May 2020 30 May 2020
SCSS Gammarth, Tunisia postponed 10-13 September 2020 6 July 2020 10 August 2020
Conference City, Country Status Previous date Notification of acceptance Previous final version Remarks

Conference planning

This section serves

  1. for planning conferences in the future,
  2. to indicate the planned (tentative) dates for a conference, and
  3. to inform organizers of other conferences about these dates to avoid scheduling clashes.

The calendar for the years 2020 and 2021 can help you to plan the conferences.

If you want the tentative schedule of your conference to be listed here, send me an e-mail (change  _at_  to @ and  _dot_  twice to .) with the following template:

E-mail with a template for a planned conference

Conference Year City, Country Starting date Ending date Remark
SoCS 2021 Guangzhou, China after ICAPS deadline for submissions in February 2021
ICTCS 2021 Rome, Italy 28 June 2021 30 June 2021 colocated with LICS and ITP
ISSAC 2021 Saint Petersburg, Russia 18 July 2021 22 July 2021 18 and 19 July are for workshops and tutorials, the conference itself starts on 20 July
FCT 2021 Athens, Greece 5 September 2021 8 September 2021
ILP 2021 Athens, Greece 5 or 6 September 2021 10 or 12 September 2021 part of IJCLR
Conference Year City, Country Starting date Ending date Remark

Instructions for listing your conference here

If you want your conference to be listed here, send me an e-mail (change  _at_  to @ and  _dot_  twice to .) with one of the following templates:

E-mail with a template for a conference with its deadline ahead

E-mail with a template for a future conference with deadline over

This webpage is updated regularly, at least once a day. Only serious conferences in connection with theoretical computer science will be listed.

Following conferences are included in this list

AAAI AAIM AAMAS AISC ALENEX ALGOCLOUD ALT ANALCO APPROX+RANDOM AW AlCoB BICOB
BLAST CADE CALDAM CAV CCC CIAC COCOA COCOON COLT COMSOC CONCUR CP
CPAIOR CPM CRYPTO CSC CSL CSR CTW CiE CooPMAS DISC DL DLT
DM EC ESA ESOP ESORICS ETAPS EUROCRYPT Eurocomb FACS FASE FCRC FCT
FLoC FMCAD FOCS FOSSAC FSCD FSTTCS FUN GD GECCO ICALP ICAPS ICDCS
ICFP ICGT ICLP ICTCS IJCAI IJCAR ILP IMBSA IPCO IPDPS IPEC ISAAC
ISSAC IWOCA JELIA KR LAGOS LATA LATIN LICS LOPSTR LPAR LPNMR LSFA
MFCS MIWAI MLN OLA PADL PODC PODS POPL POST PPDP PRIMA PaCT
RECOMB RP RuleML+RR SAFECOMP SAGT SAS SAT SDM SEA SIROCCO SODA SOFSEM
SOSA SPAA STACS STOC SWAT SYNASC SoCG SoCS TACAS TAMC TIME TPNC
UNIF VSTTE WABI WADS WALCOM WAOA WFLP WG WINE WoLLIC

If you are an organizer of one of these conferences and you do not see that conference listed here. please send me a messsage using the aforementioned instructions.


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