Call for Papers

Posted November 29, 2010

Deadline for submissions: March 25, 2011

The Student Session of the 23rd European Summer School in Logic, Language, and Information (ESSLLI) will take place in Ljubljana, Slovenia on August 1-12, 2011. We invite submissions of original, unpublished work from students in any area at the intersection of Logic & Language, Language & Computation, or Logic & Computation. Submissions will be reviewed by several experts in the field, and accepted papers will be presented orally or as posters and will appear in the proceedings. This is an excellent opportunity to receive valuable feedback from expert readers and to present your work to a diverse audience.

ESSLLI 2011 will be held in Ljubljana, Slovenia, and will feature a wide range of foundational and advanced courses and workshops in all areas of Logic, Language, and Computation. Consult the main ESSLLI website for further information, including registration information and course listings.

Springer Prizes for Best Papers & Posters

Springer has continued its generous support for the Student Session by offering € 1000 in prizes, including € 500 for Best Paper.

Instructions for Authors:

Authors must be students, i.e., may not have received the Ph.D. degree before August 2011. All submissions must be in PDF format and be submitted to the conference EasyChair website. Submissions may be singly or jointly authored. No one may submit more than one singly and one jointly authored paper.

There are two types of papers. Long papers of up to 8 pages will be considered for both oral presentation and the poster session. Short papers of up to 4 pages will be considered as submissions for the poster session.

Submissions must be anonymous, without any identifying information, and must be must be received by midnight GMT on March 25, 2011. Accepted papers will eventually have to be written in LaTeX in standard LNCS format; the easiest thing is to do this in advance by using the Springer class files for LaTeX2e, which can be downloaded here.

To get a sense of the range and subject matter of the Student Session, take a look at the proceedings from the 2010 Student Session and the 2009 Student Session. A Springer volume of selected papers from the 2008-2009 Student Sessions was published and can be found here.

Please direct inquiries about submission procedures or other matters relating to the Student Session to For general inquiries about ESSLLI 2011, please consult the main ESSLLI page.