IEEE/ACM MEMOCODE conference
This preliminary announcement may be of interest to type theory people
as well, because some of the recent works in System Level Design brings
out a lot of type theory issues.
FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT AND PRELIMINARY CALL FOR PAPERS
First ACM-IEEE International Conference on Methods and Models for
Programming models, formal analysis methods and
verification techniques for high-level system
design: towards convergence of formal methods
and industrial trends.
June 24th-26th, 2003 - Mont Saint-Michel, France
CO-SPONSORS ACM Special Interest Group on Digital Automation
IEEE Circuits and System Society
IEEE Computer Society, Digital Automation TC
in cooperation with INRIA and IRISA
OPENING SPEAKER Jose Meseguer (SRI)
INVITED SPEAKERS Ahmed Jerraya (IMAG)
Nancy Lynch (MIT)
Ken McMillan (Cadence)
GENERAL CHAIR Rajesh Gupta (University of California at San Diego)
CALL FOR PAPERS. Prospective authors are invited to submit original and
unpublished papers describing innovative techniques and results
addressing one or several of the following topics:
1. From general-purpose languages to formal semantic models
2. Analysis and verification of system-level models
3. System-level design methodologies
4. Formal methods for various aspects of system -evel design
5. Distribution, fault-tolerance, scheduling, non-functional
requirements (portability, availability, maintainability, etc).
SPECIAL ATTRACTION - PROBLEM SOLVING SESSIONS. Following extensive
discussions, the technical program committee has identified the
following specific problem areas where the need for innovation and
community contribution is important:
1. Levels of abstraction, notion of conformance and equivalence
2. Hierarchical verification
3. Should the space of implementation possibilities be determined
by the abilities of high-level synthesis and validation ?
4. Functional coverage, test generation, and incremental
5. Post-fabrication verification, update and patch
More details on the problem background and discussions can be found on
the conference website at http://www.irisa.fr/MEMOCODE. We especially
seek contributions addressing these problem areas while contributions
within the larger scope of the conference charter are welcome. Papers
submitted to problem solving sessions and general sessions will be
reviewed in the same manner, and papers submitted to one session may be
moved to another session if deemed appropriate by the committee.
Conference proceedings will be published by ACM or IEEE Press. Selected
papers from the conference will be published as a special volume by
Kluwer Academic Publishers on a later date.
Dr. Sandeep K. Shukla
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Blacksburg, VA 24061
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