First  Announcement 

Workshop on
Permutation Patterns

May 29 - June 3, 2005
University of Haifa, Israel



The unifying theme of the workshop is permutation patterns. The topics addressed will include enumeration problems, excluded pattern problems, study of the involvement order, algorithms for computing with permutation patterns, applications and generalizations of permutation patterns, and others

The workshop will include a number of invited talks, as well as many informal presentations. Ample time will be left free for informal discussions, open problems and just thinking.

There will be no registration fee for the workshop.

Extended abstracts (at most 5 pages) of papers to be presented at the workshop should be sent to the Program Chairs by 30 April 2005.

The workshop will be hosted by the Departments of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Haifa and supported by the Caesarea Edmond Benjamin de Rothschild Foundation Institute for Interdisciplinary Applications of Computer Science.

Participants will be accommodated in nearby hotels. The details of local arrangements will follow in our second announcement.

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Looking forward to see you in Haifa

Program Chairs: Toufik Mansour and Alek Vainshtein