4th Logic Mentoring Workshop
Saturday 22 June 2019, Vancouver
Vancouver

Overview

The Logic Mentoring Workshop (LMW) will introduce young researchers to the technical and practical aspects of a career in logic research. It is targeted at students, from senior undergraduates to graduates, and will include talks and panel sessions from leaders in the subject.

LMW '19 builds on the resounding success of the first editions held in 2016, 2017 and 2018. It will be co-located with the Symposium on Logic in Computer Science 2019, the premier international forum on theoretical and practical topics in computer science related to logic. LMW will take place on June 22 in Vancouver before the main conference.

Speakers

  • Bob Atkey (University of Strathclyde)
  • Kuen-Bang Hou (Favonia) (University of Minnesota)
  • Ohad Kammar (University of Oxford)
  • Étienne Miquey (INRIA, Gallinette)
  • Brigitte Pientka (McGill University)
  • Sylvain Schmitz (LSV, ENS Paris Saclay & CNRS)
  • Ana Sokolova (Universität Salzburg)
  • The talks will be a mixture of mentoring and research talks.

    Panellists

    As part of LMW, there will be a question and answer session comprising of the following panellists:

    Program

    to be announced

    Venue

    to be announced

    Travel Awards

    Thanks to the generous support from our sponsors, we will be able to offer travel awards to eligible participants. The travel support will consist in refunds for expenses regarding registration and possibly accommodation. The application form will be available from Monday, April 22. Applicants must fill out the form and provide a recommendation letter. Please find further details on our website. The deadline for applications is May 17th and applicants will be notified by May 27th.

    Useful resources

    The following are some links on resources for research skills. We hope that you will find them useful! Please let us know if there is anything else you would like us to upload here!

    Organizing committee

    William J. Bowman (University of British Columbia)
    Mike Dodds (Galois, Inc)
    Sandra Kiefer (RWTH Aachen University)
    Filip Mazowiecki (University of Bordeaux)

    LMW sponsors

    LMW sponsors have generously offered financial aid for students to travel to Vancouver and attend LICS and LMW.

    Amazon ARG SIGLOG Galois, Inc.