PLDI is a forum for the exchange of information on programming languages, their design, implementation, development, and use. PLDI emphasizes innovative and creative approaches to compile-time and runtime technology, novel language designs and features, and results from implementations. PLDI 2011 will be held in San Jose, CA, as part of the Federated Computing Research Conference ( Topics of interest to PLDI include:

Proposals are invited for workshops and tutorials to be co-located with PLDI 2011. Events can either be sponsored by SIGPLAN or supported through in-cooperation status. The preference is for one-day workshops and half-day tutorials, but other schedules can also be considered. All co-located events will be held on June 4 or June 5, 2011.

Submission details

Deadline for submission: Wednesday, 1 December 2010
Notification of acceptance: Wednesday, 15 December 2010

Prospective workshop and tutorial organizers are invited to submit a completed workshop proposal form or tutorial proposal form in plain text format to the PLDI 2011 general chair (Mary Hall), via email to, by Wednesday, December 1, 2010. Please note that this is a firm deadline. Information about SIGPLAN publication and sponsorship is available here.

Selection committee

The workshop and tutorial proposals will be evaluated by the members of the PLDI 2011 organizing committee, together with the members of the PLDI Steering Committee.