SOFSEM 2002 is over

Photos from SOFSEM 2002
by Tomas Staudek

by Maria Bielikova


SOFSEM (SOFtware SEMinar) is an five day international conference devoted to the theory and practice of building software systems. Its aim is to foster co-operation among professionals from academia and practice working in various areas of computer science. The program consists of

SOFSEM offers a unique opportunity to obtain quickly a representative overview of the areas of computer science which are selected as the topics of the year. The conference provides an optimal framework for discussions/meetings, establishing contacts, and socialising. SOFSEM is especially suited for young computer scientists. The working language is English.

SOFSEM '02 will feature invited talks on the following topics

Computer Science Theory,
Education in Computer Science,
Multimedia, Databases, and Vision

During the conference workshops on Soft Computing and Multimedia, as well as PhD Student Research Forum will be held this year.

The SOFSEM Proceedings, containing both invited and contributed papers, are published by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series and distributed at the conference.The workshops as well as PhD Student Forum papers are included in Conference Companion volumes (given their ISBN) published by Masaryk University.

Programme Committee:
Bill Grosky, University of Michigan, Dearborn, US, Co-Chair
Frantisek Plasil, Charles University, Prague, CZ, Co-Chair

Ales Krenek, Masaryk University, Brno, CZ, Secretary
Organizing Committee:
Jan Staudek, Masaryk University, Brno, Chair
SOFSEM is organized by
Charles University, Prague
Czech Society for Computer Science
Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University, Brno
Institute of Computer Science, Ac. of Sc., Prague
Institute of Computer Science, Masaryk University, Brno
in co-operation with
Slovak Society for Computer Science and
Czech ACM Chapter