Welcome to the 4th South of England Regional Programming Language Seminar.

S-REPLS is a regular and informal meeting for those based in the South of England with a professional interest—whether it be academic or commercial—in the semantics and implementation of programming languages.

The seminar is free of charge and lunch is provided.

Location and Date

The 4th edition of S-REPLS will take place at Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus, on the 27 of September of 2016.

You can find here the directions to the campus. The seminar will take place at the Huxley Building, room 308 (up the stairs through the entrance at Huxley’s reception).


The tentative schedule for the event is as follows:


To register to attend S-REPLS4, please fill out your name and check the “Seminar” column on the following Doodle poll: http://doodle.com/poll/3pp26yfmi7uuc9z7

If you plan to attend the pay-your-own-way dinner after the seminar, please check the “Dinner” column.

If you have any dietary restrictions, please email us.


Slides for the talks

The slides for all the talks are now available.

Final schedule available

The final schedule for S-REPLS 4 is now available.

List of talks available

The list of talks, and an update schedule, are now available.

Title and abstract for the keynote available

The title for the keynote is: Lift: a Functional Approach to Generating High Performance GPU Code using Rewrite Rules.

The abstract and a bio of Christophe Dubach are available here.

Keynote speaker confirmed

Christophe Dubach will be the keynote speaker for S-REPLS 4. The title is still to be determined.

Registrations open

Registration for the S-REPLS 4 is now open at the following Doodle poll: http://doodle.com/poll/3pp26yfmi7uuc9z7

Website up

The website for S-REPLS 4 is now available at http://srepls4.doc.ic.ac.uk.


S-REPLS 4 is organized by Alastair Donaldson and Luís Pina.


The costs of organizing S-REPLS 4 were generously supported by a grant from GCHQ.