➡️ REGISTRATION has already opened – please visit the Call for Participation page. ⬅️
➡️ Scholarships: there is a limited number of scholarships available for PhD students wishing to attend the Doctoral Symposium (DS). PhD students wishing to apply should not register immediately. Instead, an email (application letter) should be sent to the DS chairs including a support letter by the supervisors. ⬅️
A Doctoral Symposium will be held on the 7th October in conjunction with the 23rd International Symposium on Formal Methods and 3rd World Congress on Formal Methods which will take place in Porto, Portugal, from 7 to 11 October 2019.
Doctoral Symposium Chairs
Goals and Scope
This symposium aims to provide a helpful environment in which selected PhD students can present and discuss their ongoing work, meet other students working on similar topics, and receive helpful advice and feedback from a panel of researchers and academics.
If you are a PhD student researching any topic that falls within the area of formal methods, you are warmly invited to submit a Research Abstract for consideration to be selected as a participant.
There will be a best presentation award. Scholarships for attendance will also be available.
|Blockmania QED.||Maria A Schett|
|Data Types in Logic Programming||João Barbosa|
|Delayed Hybrid Systems||Erzana Berani Abdelwahab|
|Discrete Polymorphism with Gradual Typing||Pedro Jorge Fernandes Ângelo|
|Formal Verification of Autonomous Driving Systems||Yuvaraj Selvaraj|
|Passlab: A Password Security Tool for the Blue Team||Saul Johnson|
|Provable cyber security for industrial control systems||Tomas Kulik|
|Robustness Verification of Support Vector Machines||Marco Zanella|
|Static Analysis of Python Programs||Raphaël Monat|
|Synthesising Monitors for Autonomous Traffic||Christopher Bischopink|
|TBA (Invited Talk)||Sung-Shik Jongmans|
Research Abstracts should be no more than 4 pages in LNCS format. Your Research Abstract should:
- Outline the problem being addressed, its relevance, the solution you are working on, your research approach (such as your research method) and your expected contribution.
- Contain a very brief literature survey indicating the most important references related to:
- the problem being addressed and/or
- existing solutions as appropriate.
- Indicate your progress to date and the current stage of research.
The Research Abstract should be written by yourself as sole author, but should include references to any papers you have already published, including joint publications with your supervisor.
- Submission deadline:
June 10, 2019June 18, 2019
- Notification: July 5th, 2019
How to Submit
Please upload a PDF version of your Research Abstract, including your name, affiliation, and email address to:
- Ana Cavalcanti – University of York
- André Platzer – Carnegie Mellon University
- Alessandro Fantechi – Universita’ degli Studi di Firenze
- Carlo A. Furia – Università della Svizzera Italiana
- Dalal Alrajeh – Imperial College
- Einar Broch Johnson – University of Oslo
- Elvira Albert – Universidad Complutense de Madrid
- Jaco van de Pol – University of Twente
- Matteo Rossi – Politecnico di Milano
- Stefania Gnesi – ISTI-CNR
- Stephan Merz – INRIA Nancy