49th International Conference on Current Trends in Theory and Practice of Computer Science SOFSEM 2024 in Cochem

February 19-23, 2024, Cochem, Germany

SOFSEM has a special focus on Foundations of Computer Science and AI, in particular
algorithms, AI-based methods, computational complexity, formal models.


  • SOFSEM 24 proceedings will be published in the ARCoSS subline of LNCS.
  • There will be a Best Paper and a Best Student Paper Award sponsored by Springer.
  • All invited speakers have confirmed their on-site participation, see below.
  • SOFSEM 24 dates have been fixed: the conference will run for 4.5 days, ending FRI, Feb. 23rd 2024, at noon.

Program Chairs

  • Henning Fernau, Universität Trier
  • Serge Gapers, UNSW Sydney, Australia
  • Ralf Klasing, CNRS, Univ. Bordeaux, France

Important Dates

  • August, 28th, 2023: abstract deadline (firm)
  • September 1st, 2023: full paper deadline (firm)
  • mid-November, 2023: author notification

Invited Speakers

  • Edith Elkind, Univ. Oxford, UK
  • Sevag Gharibian, Univ. Paderborn, Germany
  • Rob van Glabbeek, Univ. Edinburgh, UK & Stanford Univ., USA & UNSW, AUS
  • Markus L Schmid, HU Berlin, Germany
  • Sandra Zilles, Univ. Regina, Canada