SBLP logo SBLP 2004
Universidade Federal Fluminense - UFF
Niterói, RJ, Brazil - May 26-28, 2004

Final Call for Papers

Submissions deadline extended to February 16th!

Selected papers from the proceedings will appear
in a Special Issue of the
Journal of Universal Computer Science

(Text-only version)


The Brazilian Symposium on Programming Languages (SBLP), sponsored by the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC), is a forum where researchers, educators, and practitioners can present and discuss the fundamental principles and innovations in the design, analysis and implementation of programming languages and systems.

We invite authors to contribute to SBLP 2004 with the following kinds of submissions

  • Technical research papers introducing original research results on topics such as (but not limited to): programming language design and implementation, formal semantics of programming languages, domain-specific programming languages, programming languages for mobile, WWW, and network computing, script languages, new programming models, theoretical foundations of programming languages and teaching programming languages.
  • Tutorial proposals on subjects related to programming languages, APIs, tools, environments or theories, at graduate level.

Important Dates

  • Deadline for submissions: February 16th 9th, 2004
  • Notification of acceptance: March 26th, 2004
  • Camera-ready version: April 16th, 2004

Submission Guidelines

Contributions can be written in Portuguese, English or Spanish. Papers should have at most 14 pages based on SBC template. ( All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Tutorial submissions may be in the form of a proposal. The final version of a selected tutorial should contain at most 30 pages and will be published in separate proceedings.

To submit a paper please use the following address:

Program Committee

  • Guido Araújo, UNICAMP (Brazil)
  • Luis Soares Barbosa, Univ. do Minho (Portugal)
  • Gabriel Baum, Univ. Nacional de La Plata (Argentina)
  • Nick Benton, Microsoft Research (England)
  • Roberto Bigonha, UFMG (Brazil)
  • Mariza Bigonha, UFMG (Brazil)
  • Paulo Borba, UFPE (Brazil)
  • Christiano Braga, UFF (Brazil)
  • Barrett Bryant, Univ. of Alabama at Birmingham (USA)
  • Isabel Cafezeiro, UFF (Brazil)
  • Carlos Camarão, UFMG (Brazil)
  • Francisco Heron de Carvalho Jr., UPE (Brazil)
  • Renato Cerqueira, PUC-Rio (Brazil)
  • Guy Cousineau, Univ. Paris 7 (France)
  • Sergiu Dascalu, Univ. of Nevada, Reno (USA)
  • Edil Fernandes, UFRJ (Brazil)
  • José Luiz Fiadeiro, Univ. of Leicester (England)
  • Lucília Figueiredo, UFOP (Brazil)
  • Alex Garcia, IME (Brazil)
  • José Guimarães, UFSCAR (Brazil)
  • Edward Hermann Hæusler, PUC-Rio (Brazil)
  • John Hughes, Chalmers Univ. of Technology (Sweden)
  • Roberto Ierusalimschy, PUC-Rio (Brazil)
  • Johan Jeuring, Utrecht Univ. (Netherlands)
  • José Labra, Univ. of Oviedo (Spain)
  • Ricardo Massa Lima, UPE (Brazil)
  • Rafael Dueire Lins, UFPE - Chair (Brazil)
  • Alfio Martini, PUC-RS (Brazil)
  • Paulo Blauth Menezes, UFRGS (Brazil)
  • Hermano Moura, UFPE (Brazil)
  • Martin Musicante, UFPR (Brazil)
  • David Naumann, Stevens Tech (USA)
  • Catuscia Palamidessi, INRIA Futurs (France)
  • Alberto Pardo, Univ. de La Republica (Uruguay)
  • Uday Reddy, Univ. of Birmingham (England)
  • Noemi Rodriguez, PUC-Rio (Brazil)
  • Cecília Rubira, Unicamp (Brazil)
  • André Santos, UFPE (Brazil)
  • João Saraiva, Univ. do Minho (Portugal)
  • Peter Thiemann, Univ. Freiburg (Germany)
  • Simon Thompson, Univ. of Kent (England)
  • Marco Túlio Valente, PUC-MG (Brazil)

Organising Committee

  • Ana Isabel Spinola, UFF
  • Christiano Braga, UFF - Chair
  • Edward Hermann Hæusler, PUC-Rio
  • Fabricio Chalub, UFF
  • Isabel Cafezeiro, UFF

Symposium Location

Niteroi is placed as the first city in life quality in the state of Rio de Janeiro. Having an area of 131,82 square kilometers and 459.451 inhabitants (estimated by CIDE in 2000) the city is located 5 meters above sea-level, its predominant climate is hot and humid and the beaches are dazzling. (Niterói, Lazer e Turismo)