PhD Studentship in the History and Philosophy of Computing

The Department of Computer Science at Middlesex University, together with the LEO Computers Society are looking for a PhD Candidate for a research project in the area of History and Philosophy of Computing. This will incorporate research into the objectives, design, construction and market penetration of the LEO I, II and III computers, developed by the catering firm J. Lyons and Co., and its subsidiary LEO Computers Limited – subsequently incorporated in different companies (English Electric LEO, English Electric Leo Marconi, ICL, Standard Telephones and Cables and finally Fujitsu).

First CfP HaPoP-3, 25 June 2016, Paris

Third symposium for History and Philosophy of Programming
June 25, 2016
CNAM, Paris, France

An affiliated event of CiE 2016, Paris

CFP: Special issue of Philosophy and Technology on "Logic as Technology"

This special issue initiates Philosophy and Technology’s new subject area on logic and technology by proposing to explore novel insights from the natural, yet in philosophical contexts still uncommon juxtaposition of logic and technology. Instead of considering questions regarding the philosophical relevance of how logic is applied in technology (as witnessed by the role of recursion theory, the foundation of computation, in logic), as a means to reason about technology (reasoning about programs, security, etc.), or even how technology is used to learn more about logic (e.g.

ACM Workshop on Oral History, May 12-13, 2016

ACM Workshop on Oral History, May 12-13, 2016

ACM History Committee

Call for Participation

The Association for Computing Machinery, founded in 1947, is the oldest and largest educational and scientific society dedicated to the computing profession, and today has more than 100,000 members around the world. The ACM History Committee is sponsoring an oral history workshop to help diffuse knowledge of professional oral history practices into ACM’s membership and others with an active interest in preserving our computing heritage through the medium of oral histories.

Call for applications CiE Women in Computability grants

Call for applications CiE Women in Computability grants


FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS (incl. deadline extension due to popular demand)

CiE 2016: Pursuit of the Universal

Paris, France

June 27 - July 1st, 2016


EXTENDED Submission deadline for LNCS: January 10, 2016
Notification of authors: March 20, 2016
Deadline for final revisions: April 17, 2016

CfP: HOPOS 2016

HOPOS 2016 Call for Submissions
June 22-25, 2016, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Keynote Speakers

Karine Chemla, REHSEIS, CNRS, and Université Paris Diderot

Thomas Uebel, University of Manchester

CfP CiE 2016: Pursuit of the Universal, June 27 - July 1, 2016, Paris


CiE 2016: Pursuit of the Universal

Paris, France

June 27 - July 1st, 2016


Submission deadline for contributed papers: December 15, 2015
Notification of authors: March 3, 2016
Deadline for final revisions: March 31, 2016

Workshop on Ada Lovelace's legacy at Oxford

Texts and contexts: the cultural legacies of Ada Lovelace

"That brain of mine is more than merely mortal; as time will show."

A workshop for graduate students and early career researchers

Tuesday 8 December 2015

Mathematics Institute and St Anne's College, Oxford

Full professorship EHT Zürich for history of computer science

The Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences at ETH Zurich ( invites applications for a professorship of History of Exact Sciences and also invites applicants specializing in the field of computer science.

For more information, see:


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