PPPJ '16 Call for Papers

PPPJ '16 – the 13th conference in the PPPJ series – provides a forum for researchers, practitioners, and educators to present and discuss novel results on all aspects of managed languages and their runtime systems.

The conference proceedings will be published as part of the 
ACM International Conference Proceedings Series and will be disseminated 
through the ACM Digital Library.




  • Abstract submission deadline (for assigning reviewers): June 2, 2016
  • Submission deadline (version for reviewing): June 6, 2016 extended to June 13, 2016 AoE (Anywhere on Earth)
  • Registering paper title and abstract before the submission deadline is optional but encouraged
  • Author notification: July 11, 2016
  • Camera ready papers deadline: July 25, 2016
  • Conference: August 29 - September 2, 2016



Virtual machines

  • Runtime systems (JVM, Dalvik VM and Android Runtime (ART), LLVM, .NET CLR, RPython, etc.)
  • VM design and optimization
  • VMs for mobile and embedded devices
  • Real-time VMs
  • Isolation and resource control
  • Managed languages (Java, Scala, JavaScript, Python, Ruby C#, F#, Clojure, Groovy, Kotlin, R, etc.)
  • Domain-specific languages
  • Language design and calculi
  • Compilers
  • Language interoperability
  • Parallelism and concurrency
  • Modular and aspect-oriented programming
  • Model-driven development
  • Frameworks and applications
  • Teaching
Techniques and tools
  • Static and dynamic program analysis
  • Testing
  • Verification
  • Monitoring and debugging
  • Security and information flow
  • Workload characterization and performance evaluation
Do not hesitate to contact the PC chair <petr.tuma@d3s.mff.cuni.cz> to clarify if a particular topic falls within the scope of PPPJ ’16.