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Important dates

October 19
October 26, 2015
paper submission (closing at 23:59h, CET)
November 27, 2015notification of paper acceptance or rejection
December 7, 2015early registration
December 7, 2015final version of the paper for the LNCS proceedings
February 29, 2016late registration
June 18
July 2, 2016
submission to the post conference journal special issue


A volume of LNCS proceedings (Springer) will be available by the time of the conference.

Springer LNCS

A special issue of the journal Information and Computation (Elsevier, 2014 JCR impact factor: 0.830) will be later published containing peer-reviewed substantially extended versions of some of the papers contributed to the conference. Submissions to it will be by invitation.


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České vysoké učení technické v Praze
České vysoké učení technické v Praze

La universitat pública de Tarragona
La universitat pública de Tarragona

Organised by


LATA is a conference series on theoretical computer science and its applications. Following the tradition of the diverse PhD training events in the field developed at Rovira i Virgili University in Tarragona since 2002, LATA 2016 will reserve significant room for young scholars at the beginning of their career. It will aim at attracting contributions from classical theory fields as well as application areas.


LATA 2016 will take place in Prague, a city full of history and cultural attractions, and one of the political and economic cores of central Europe. The venue will be the campus of the Czech Technical University in the Dejvice quarter.


Topics of either theoretical or applied interest include, but are not limited to:

Structure of the Conference

LATA 2016 will consist of


Authors are invited to submit non-anonymized papers in English presenting original and unpublished research. Papers should not exceed 12 single‐spaced pages (including eventual appendices, references, proofs, etc.) and should be prepared according to the standard format for Springer Verlag's LNCS series. Submissions have to be uploaded to:


The registration form can be found here.

We kindly ask all the participants to register, including invited persons and members of the organising committee.