2013 International Summer School on
Trends in Computing

Tarragona, Spain, July 22-26, 2013

Organised by

Rovira i Virgili University

Welcome at 08:30 on Monday, July 22, 2013
Campus Catalunya, Avinguda Catalunya, 35, 43002 Tarragona


SSTiC 2013 will be an open forum for the convergence of top class well recognized computer scientists and people at the beginning of their research career (typically PhD students) as well as consolidated researchers.

SSTiC 2013 will cover the whole spectrum of computer science by means of 50 six-hour courses dealing with diverse topics at the frontiers of the field. By actively participating, lecturers and attendees will share the idea of scientific excellence as the main motto of their research work.

Addressed to

Graduate students from around the world. There are no pre-requisites in terms of the academic degree the attendee must hold. However, since there will be several levels among the courses, in the description of some of them reference may be made to specific background knowledge.

SSTiC 2013 is appropriate also for people more advanced in their career who want to keep themselves updated on developments in the field.

Finally, senior researchers will find it fruitful to listen and discuss with people who are main references of the diverse branches of computing nowadays.


6 parallel sessions will be held during the whole event. Participants will be able to freely choose the courses they will be willing to attend as well as to move from one to another.


Campus Catalunya
Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Avinguda Catalunya, 35
43002 Tarragona

Professors and courses


The registration form can be found here.

Since the capacity of the venue is limited, registration requests will be processed on a first come first served basis. The registration period will be closed when the capacity of the venue will be complete. It is highly convenient to register prior to the event.


Information about accommodation will be available on the website of the School.


Participants will be delivered a certificate of attendance.

Important dates

Announcement of the programme: January 26, 2013

Questions and further information

See contact information on the right-hand side of the page.


La universitat pública de Tarragona
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Economia i Coneixement. Catalunya Ajuntament de Tarragona

A list with other events on Training in Computer Science, Information Theory, and Foundations of Computer Science is available here. (COMS)