Keynote Speaker

Benjamin Pierce will give a keynote speech at ICMT 2009, the title will be announced in the next weeks.

Benjamin Pierce's Short Bio

Benjamin Pierce joined the CIS Department at Penn in 1998. Previously, he was on the faculty at Indiana University and held research fellowships at Cambridge University, the University of Edinburgh, and INRIA-Roquencourt.

He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University in 1991. His research centers on programming languages, static type systems, concurrent and distributed programming, and synchronization technologies.

His books include the widely used graduate text Types and Programming Languages. He is also the lead designer of the popular Unison file synchronizer.


Program Chair

Richard Paige
U York (UK)

Steering Committee

Jean Bezivin
U Nantes/INRIA (France)

Jeff Gray
U Alabama at Birmingham (USA)

Alfonso Pierantonio
U L'Aquila (Italy)

Antonio Vallecillo
U Malaga (Spain)

Program Committee

Andreas Rummler
SAP (D)

Andreas Winter
U Koblenz (D)

Andy Schürr
TU Darmstadt (D)

Bernhard Rumpe
TU Braunschweig (D)

Bran Selic
Independent Consultant (CAN)

Charles Consel
INRIA / LaBRI (F)

Daniel Varro
U Budapest (H)

Davide Di Ruscio
U L'Aquila (I)

Dimitrios Kolovos
U York (UK)

Ed Willink
Thales Research (UK)

Esperanza Marcos
U. Rey Juan Carlos (E)

Francisco Parisi-Presicce
U Rome "La Sapienza" (I)

Frédéric Jouault
INRIA (F)

Gabriele Taentzer
Philipps-U. Marburg (D)

Gerti Kappel
TU Vienna (A)

Gregor Engels
U Paderborn (D)

Günter Kniesel
U Bonn (D)

Hans Vangheluwe
McGill University (CAN)

Howard Ho
IBM Almaden Research (USA)

Ivan Kurtev
U Twente (ML)

Ivan Porres
Åbo Akademi (FIN)

Jean-Marie Favre
U Grenoble (F)

Jens Weber
U Victoria (CAN)

Jesús García-Molina
U Murcia (E)

Jim Steel
Queensland Univ. of Technology (AUS)

Jon Whittle
U Lancaster (UK)

Jordi Cabot
Open Univ. of Catalonia (E)

Laurence Tratt
U Bournemouth (UK)

Luciano Baresi
Politecnico di Milano (I)

Marc Pantel
U Toulouse (F)

Martin Gogolla
U Bremen (D)

Nicolas Rouquette
NASA/JPL (USA)

Orlando Avila-Garcia
Open Canarias (E)

Piero Fraternali
Politecnico di Milano (I)

Reiko Heckel
U Leicester (UK)

Thomas Kuehne
V.U. Wellington (NZ)

Vicente Pelechano
U. Politécnica de Valencia (E)

Vinay Kulkarni
Tata R&D (IND)

Yasemin Topaloglu
U Ege (T)