Ada Europe'96

Lady Ada

Reliable Software Technologies

June 10-14, 1996
Montreux, Switzerland

General Information

Lake Geneva The international conference of Ada-Europe, the European federation of national Ada societies, will take place next year at the Montreux Palace Hotel, Montreux, Switzerland, on the edge of beautiful lake Geneva, from June 10 to 14, 1996.

The full conference will comprise a three-day technical programme and exhibition from Tuesday to Thursday, and parallel workshops and tutorials on Monday and Friday.

ACM LogoThe conference is organized in cooperation with ACM SIGAda.


  • Schedule
  • Topics
  • Submissions
  • Call for Tutorials
  • Call for Workshops
  • Exhibition
  • Registration Fees
  • Program Committee
  • Advisory Board
  • National Member Bodies
  • Contacts
  • New Item Instruction to Authors
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  • Schedule


    The conference will provide an international forum for researchers, developers and users of reliable software technologies. Presentations and discussions will cover applied and theoretical work currently conducted to support the development and maintenance of software systems. Participants will include practitioners and researchers from industry, academia and government.

    For papers, tutorials, and workshop proposals, the topics of interest include, but are not limited to:


    Authors are invited to submit original contributions. Submissions should be in English. Five paper copies of the extended abstract (4-6 pages) or of the full paper should be sent to the Programme Chair. Submissions by e-mail in Postscript are also accepted. Submissions by fax are not accepted. The first page should include: the title of the paper; name, current affiliation, postal address, e-mail address, telephone and fax of each author; the name of the designated contact person; and a list of keywords ordered by relevance, including, whenever possible, topics and subtopics taken from the list of topics of the conference. To enable publication of the accepted papers before the conference, strict adherence to the dates of the schedule is essential.


    The proceedings will be printed in the famous Lecture Notes of Springer (LNCS), and be available at the start of the conference.


    There will be awards, sponsored by Ada-Europe:
    • Best paper award: ECU 500.-
    • Best presentation award: ECU 500.-
    Montreux Palace Hotel
    Montreux Palace Hotel

    Call for Tutorials

    A tutorial should address any of the topics of the theme of the conference. A tutorial will last a half or full day. The proposals should include a title, an abstract, a description of the topic, a detailed outline of the presentation, a description of the presenter's teaching experience in general and with the proposed topic, duration (half day or full day), level of the tutorial (introductory, intermediate, or advanced), expected audience experience and background. Proposals should be submitted by e-mail to the Tutorial Chair.

    Call for Workshops

    Half- and full-day workshops can be held to address timely issues or to initiate a longer term effort on a topic of interest. Proposals should be submitted by e-mail to the Programme Chair.


    The conference will be accompanied by a three-day commercial exhibition on June 11, 12 and 13. Vendors of software products and services should contact the Exhibition Organizer at the earliest convenience for further information and to ensure their inclusion.

    Registration Fees

    The sponsoring organization has decided to lower substantially the registration fees, including coffee breaks and lunch meals, for the 1996 conference:

    Programme Committee

    Advisory Board

    National Member Bodies


    Prof. Alfred Strohmeier
    Programme Chair

    Mr. Stéphane Barbey
    Tutorial Chair

    Mr. Peter Obermayer
    Exhibition Organizer
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL)
    Department of Computer Science
    Software Engineering Lab
    CH-1015 Lausanne
    Fax : +41 21 693 5079
    Competence Center Informatik GmbH
    Lohberg 10
    P.O. Box 1225
    D-49716 Meppen
    Fax : +49 5931 805 100

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