AxA Workshop

The Workshop on Advanced Algorithms on Strings will take place in Venice, 21st-24th June 2016. The program will focus on Stringology, Computational Biology, Compression, and more in general Theoretical Computer Science. The workshop pays homage to one of the most influential figures of the field, prof. Alberto Apostolico, who passed away last year. About 100 participants are expected. The social dinner of the AXA Workshop will be at Palazzo Ca Vendramin Calergi, now home of the Venice Casino, on the 23rd of June.

AxA group photo
Group photo of the participants to the AxA workshop (thanks to Peter Weiner).


The workshop is organized by:

Amihood Amir (Bar-Ilan University)
Paola Bertolazzi ( IASI-CNR)
Matteo Comin (University of Padova)
Zvi Galil (GeorgiaTech)
Raffaele Giancarlo (University of Palermo)
Concettina Guerra (GeorgiaTech)
Costas Iliopoulos (Kings College London)
Gad M. Landau (University of Haifa)
Cinzia Pizzi (University of Padova)

Local information contacts: cinzia.pizzi AT dei.unipd.it, comin AT dei.unipd.it