Tenth International Conference on Implementation and Application of Automata

June 27–29, 2005, Sophia Antipolis, France

Call for Participation


We solicit original papers and demos on all aspects of implementation and application of automata and related structures. Topics include, but are not limited to, the following as they relate to automata:


Authors are invited to submit an electronic version (PostScript or PDF) by April 11, 2005. A paper should begin with the title, each author's name, affiliation, and e-mail address, and an abstract. The paper should provide sufficient details to allow the Program Commitee to evaluate its validity, quality, and relevance to the conference. The paper should be at most ten (10) pages long using 11-point font with ample margins. If needed, proof details omitted in the paper may be added in an appendix.

Precise instructions concerning the submission procedure will be provided on the submission page.

Authors will be notified of acceptance or rejection by May 20, 2005.

Preproceedings versions of accepted papers are due for June 7, 2005. As for previous CIAA conferences, we expect the proceedings to appear in the Springer-Verlag Lectures Notes in Computer Science. Extended versions of selected papers from the proceedings will be solicited for publication in a special issue of Theoretical Computer Science.

Best Paper Award

There will be a Best Paper Award for CIAA. The recepient is selected on the basis of the referee reports. The value of the award is USD$ 300 and is sponsored by the University of California at Santa Barbara.

Program Committee

Steering Committee

Organizing Committee

Important Dates

April 11, 2005
Submission deadline
May 20, 2005
Acceptances and rejections sent out
June 7, 2005
Submission deadline for preproceedings
June 27–29, 2005
Conference dates



Jacques Farré / Igor Litovsky
ESSI, 930 route des colles, BP 145
06903 Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France

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