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Trends in Functional Programming 2007 
New York, USA 
April 2-4, 2007 
The symposium on Trends in Functional Programming (TFP) is an 
international forum for researchers with interests in all aspects of 
functional programming languages, focusing on providing a broad view of 
current and future trends in Functional Programming. It aspires to be a 
lively environment for presenting the latest research results through 
acceptance by extended abstracts. A formal post-symposium refereeing 
process then selects the best articles presented at the symposium for 
publication in a high-profile volume.    
TFP 2007 is co-hosted by Seton Hall University and The City College of New 
York (CCNY) and will be held in New York, USA, April 2-4, 2007 at the CCNY 

The symposium recognizes that new trends may arise through various routes. 
As part of the Symposium's focus on trends we therefore identify the 
following five article  categories. High-quality articles are solicited in 
any of these categories:    
Research Articles        leading-edge, previously unpublished research 
Position Articles                on what new trends should or should not 
Project Articles                descriptions of recently started new 
Evaluation Articles        what lessons can be drawn from a finished 
Overview Articles        summarizing work with respect to a trendy subject 

Articles must be original and not submitted for simultaneous publication 
to any other forum. They may consider any aspect of functional 
programming: theoretical,  implementation-oriented, or more 
experience-oriented. Applications of functional programming techniques to 
other languages are also within the scope of the symposium. 
Articles on the following subject areas are particularly welcomed: 
o Dependently Typed Functional Programming    
o Validation and Verification of Functional Programs 
o Debugging for Functional Languages 
o Functional Programming and Security 
o Functional Programming and Mobility 
o Functional Programming to Animate/Prototype/Implement Systems from 
Formal or Semi-Formal Specifications  
o Functional Languages for Telecommunications Applications 
o Functional Languages for Embedded Systems
o Functional Programming Applied to Global Computing 
o Functional GRIDs 
o Functional Programming Ideas in Imperative or Object-Oriented Settings 
(and the converse) 
o Interoperability with Imperative Programming Languages 
o Novel Memory Management Techniques 
o Parallel/Concurrent Functional Languages 
o Program Transformation Techniques    
o Empirical Performance Studies    
o Abstract/Virtual Machines and Compilers for Functional Languages    
o New Implementation Strategies 
o any new emerging trend in the functional programming area 
If you are in doubt on whether your article is within the scope of TFP, 
please contact the TFP 2007 program chair, Marco T. Morazan, at 
Acceptance of articles for presentation at the symposium is based on the 
review of extended abstracts (6 to 10 pages in length) by the program 
committee. Accepted  abstracts are to be completed to full papers before 
the symposium for publication in the draft proceedings and on-line. 
Further details can be found at the TFP 2007 website. 
In addition to the draft symposium proceedings, we intend to continue the 
TFP tradition of publishing a high-quality subset of contributions in the 
Intellect series on Trends in Functional Programming.  
Abstract Submission: February 1, 2007 
Notification of Acceptance: February 20, 2007
Registration Deadline: March 2, 2007    
Camera Ready Full Paper Due: March 9, 2007
TFP Symposium: April 2-4, 2007 
John Clements                   California Polytechnic State University, 
Marko van Eekelen             Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, The 
Benjamin Goldberg             New York University, USA    
Kevin Hammond                 University of St. Andrews, UK  
Patricia Johann                  Rutgers University, USA    
Hans-Wolfgang Loidl           Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München, 
Rita Loogen                       Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany   
Greg Michaelson                Heriot-Watt University, UK    
Marco T. Morazán (Chair)    Seton Hall University, USA    
Henrik Nilsson                    University of Nottingham, UK    
Chris Okasaki                     United States Military Academy at West 
Point, USA    
Rex Page                           University of Oklahoma, USA    
Ricardo Pena                        Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 
Benjamin C. Pierce                University of Pennsylvania, USA    
John Reppy                        University of Chicago, USA    
Ulrik P. Schultz                        University of Southern Denmark, 
Clara Segura                        Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 
Jocelyn Sérot                        Université Blaise Pascal, France    
Zhong Shao                        Yale University, USA  
Olin Shivers                        Georgia Institute of Technology, USA   
Phil Trinder                        Heriot-Watt University, UK    
David Walker                        Princeton University, USA  
Symposium Chair:        Henrik Nilsson, University of Nottingham, UK    
Programme Chair:        Marco T. Morazan, Seton Hall University, USA    
Treasurer:                Greg Michaelson, Heriot-Watt University, UK 
Local Arrangements:        Marco T. Morazan, Seton Hall University, USA 

Dr. Marco T. Morazan
TFP 2007
Program Committee Chair

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