Welcome SOFSEM

46th International Conference on Current Trends in Theory and Practice of Computer Science

SOFSEM (SOFtware SEMinar) is the annual international winter conference devoted to the theory and practice of Computer Science. SOFSEM presents the latest results and developments academic and industrial research in leading areas of computer science. The first SOFSEM was organized in 1974.

SOFSEM consists of Invited Talks by prominent researchers, Contributed Talks selected from the submitted papers, and the Student Research Forum. The program is organized in plenary talks and parallel tracks devoted to original research in the selected research areas. SOFSEM has a long-standing tradition of facilitating discussions and collegial interactions. SOFSEM is well-known for its familiar and inspiring atmosphere and as a meeting place for active and leading computer scientists. SOFSEM is governed by the Steering Committee.

SOFSEM is a track based conference. It features the traditional track on Foundations of Computer Science and a number of other tracks that over the years have evolved to cover and address contemporary important areas of Computer Science, such as Artificial Intelligence, Cryptography, Security, and Verification, Data Science, Knowledge Engineering, Social Computing and Human Factors, Software and Web Engineering, etc. The proceedings of SOFSEM are published in the prestigious ARCoSS (Advanced Research in Computing and Software Science) subseries of Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series.

For SOFSEM 2020, the Steering Committee is inviting proposals for organising tracks. Please find the call-for-track-proposals here.

Previous SOFSEMs

  • SOFSEM 2019    January 27– 30, 2019, Nový Smokovec, Slovakia
  • SOFSEM 2018    January 29– February 2, 2018, Krems an der Donau, Austria
  • SOFSEM 2017    January 17 – 20, 2016, Lero – Limerick, Ireland
  • SOFSEM 2016    January 23 – 28, 2016, Harrachov, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2015    January 24 – 29, 2015, Pec pod Sněžkou, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2014    January 25 – 30, 2014, High Tatras, Slovak Repubic
  • SOFSEM 2013    January 26 – 31, 2013, Špindlerův Mlýn, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2012    January 21 – 27, 2012, Špindlerův Mlýn, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2011    January 22 – 28, 2011, High Tatras, Slovak Republic
  • SOFSEM 2010    January 23 – 29, 2010, Špindlerův Mlýn, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2009    January 24 – 30, 2009, Špindlerův Mlýn, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2008    January 19 – 25, 2008, High Tatras, Slovak Republic
  • SOFSEM 2007    January 20 – 26, 2007, Harrachov, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2006    January 21 – 27, 2006, Měřín, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2005    January 22 – 28, 2005, Liptovský Ján, Slovak Republic
  • SOFSEM 2004    January 24 – 30, 2004, Měřín, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2002    November 22 – 29, 2002, Milovy, Czech Republic
  • SOFSEM 2001    November 24 – December 1, 2001, Piešťany, Slovak Republic
  • SOFSEM 2000    November 25 – December 2, 2000, Milovy, Czech Republic

 

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