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Premier International Conference at Seton Hall in September
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        Dr. Benjamin C. Pierce        
Benjamin Pierce
The 21st International Symposia on Implementation and Application of Functional Languages (IFL) will be held on the Seton Hall University campus from September 23 through September 25, 2009. Due to the efforts of Marco T. Morazán, Ph.D., associate professor of Mathematics and Computer Science and program committee chair of IFL 2009, this symposium will be held in the United States for the first time.  

IFL brings together researchers and practitioners to present and discuss novel work on the implementation of functional and function-based programming languages and applied functional programming. The keynote address, “How to Build Your Own Bidirectional Programming Language” will be given by Dr. Benjamin C. Pierce, University of Pennsylvania. For more information visit

Registration for IFL 2009 is now opened at All students attending Seton Hall or another institution are invited to register at the discounted student rate.  Seton Hall faculty and alumni may register as “students” to receive the discounted student rate if they indicate in the comments field that they are faculty or alumni.

Dr. Morazan and the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science gratefully acknowledge the support of the Offices of the Provost and the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, as well as Jane Street Capital for helping to make IFL 2009 a reality at Seton Hall University.

For more information please contact:
Marco Morazan, Ph.D.
(973) 761-9466


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