SOFSEM (SOFtware SEMinar) is an eight-day international seminar devoted to the theory and the practice of software systems. Its program consists of a series of invited talks given by prominent academic professionals and researchers. Contributed talks and posters of participants are also included in the program of SOFSEM. The working language is English.
Invited talks and contributed talks are published by Springer-Verlag in the series "Lecture Notes in Computer Science" and distributed at the seminar.
Sofsem'96 is the 23rd in the series of Sofsem seminars held annually and follows many successful meetings; it is intended to foster cooperation among people working in various areas of computer science. Its scientific program offers a unique opportunity to gain a relatively quick and representative overview about the selected parts of computer science, presented by top researchers. Its social program provides an optimal framework for discussions, meetings, contact establishing, and socializing. Especially suited for PhD students and young computer scientists.