ICALP 2021

International Colloquium on Automata, Languages
and Programming 2021

12th โ€“ 16th July

Online Virtual Conference

(originally Glasgow, Scotland)

Latest News

๐Ÿ†• The list of best paper awards is listed here. Congratulations to the authors!

๐Ÿ†• The conference program is out.

๐Ÿ†• The authors presenting should follow the instructions here.

๐Ÿ†• The registration is open!


The 48th International Colloquium on Automata, Languages, and Programming (ICALP) will take place in Glasgow, Scotland, on 12-16 July 2021. ICALP is the main conference and annual meeting of the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science (EATCS). As usual, ICALP will be preceded by a series of workshops, which will take place on 12 July 2021.

COVID-19 update: The conference and affiliated workshops will be online-only, hosted by the University of Glasgow, UK.

ICALP 2021 is organised by the FATA research group of the School of Computing Science, University of Glasgow, in cooperation with the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science (EATCS).

The first ICALP conference was organized in 1972. For more information about previous editions see the EATCS webpage http://eatcs.org/index.php/international-colloquium.

The Host Institution

The University of Glasgow was founded in 1451 and is the UK’s fourth oldest university. It is a world-leading research-intensive institution covering the full range of academic disciplines, with annual research income of more than ยฃ179m (โ‚ฌ197m). The university has more than 8000 staff, including over 3400 research and teaching staff, and around 29000 students representing more than 140 countries. Its historical alumni include the father of economics, Adam Smith, and the physicist Lord Kelvin. It is currently doubling the size of its campus with a planned ยฃ1bn (โ‚ฌ1.1bn) building programme over the next 10-15 years.