Onward! 2017
Sun 22 - Fri 27 October 2017 Vancouver, Canada
co-located with SPLASH 2017

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Wed 25 Oct

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10:30 - 12:00
Language DesignOnward! Papers at Regency B
Chair(s): Zachary Tatlock University of Washington, Seattle
10:30
30m
Talk
Can We Crowdsource Language Design?
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Preston Tunnell Wilson Brown University, Justin Pombrio Brown University, USA, Shriram Krishnamurthi Brown University, USA
11:00
30m
Talk
Assessing User Preferences in Programming Language Design
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Roger Chamberlain Washington University in St. Louis
11:30
30m
Talk
Replacing Phrase Structure Grammar with Dependency Grammar in the Design and Implementation of Programming Languages
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Friedrich Steimann Fernuniversität
13:30 - 15:00
Program Generation and SynthesisOnward! Papers at Regency B
Chair(s): Emina Torlak University of Washington
13:30
30m
Talk
Generating Chat Bots from Web API Specifications
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Mandana Vaziri IBM Research, Louis Mandel IBM Research, Avraham Shinnar IBM Research, Jerome Simeon IBM Research, Martin Hirzel IBM Research
14:00
30m
Talk
ChimpCheck: Property-based Randomized Test Generation for Interactive Apps
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Edmund Lam University of Colorado Boulder, Peilun Zhang , Bor-Yuh Evan Chang University of Colorado Boulder
14:30
30m
Talk
Unbounded Superoptimization
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Abhinav Jangda University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Greta Yorsh Queen Mary University of London
15:30 - 17:00
EssaysOnward! Essays at Regency B
Chair(s): Robert Biddle Carleton University
15:30
45m
Talk
Some Were Meant For C: The endurance of an unmanageable language
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Stephen Kell University of Cambridge
16:15
45m
Talk
Concept Analysis in Programming Language Research: Done Well It Is All Right
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A: Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho University of Jyväskylä
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Thu 26 Oct

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10:30 - 12:00
Essay PanelOnward! Essays at Regency B
Chair(s): Robert Biddle Carleton University
10:30
90m
Other
Panel: How can our publication models best serve our research?
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Mary Shaw Carnegie Mellon University, P: Crista Lopes University of California, Irvine, Matthias Hauswirth Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), P: Philippe Kruchten University of British Columbia
13:30 - 15:00
Programming ModelsOnward! Papers at Regency B
Chair(s): Karim Ali University of Alberta
13:30
30m
Talk
The Serverless Trilemma: Function Composition for Serverless Computing
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Ioana Baldini IBM T.J. Watson Research, Perry Cheng IBM Research, Stephen J Fink IBM, Nick Mitchell , Vinod Muthusamy IBM T.J. Watson Research, Rodric Rabbah IBM Research, Philippe Suter Two Sigma, Olivier Tardieu IBM Research
14:00
30m
Talk
Encoding the building blocks of communication
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14:30
30m
Talk
IoTa: A Calculus for Internet of Things Automation
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Julie L. Newcomb University of California at Berkeley, Satish Chandra Facebook, Jean-Baptiste Jeannin Carnegie Mellon University , Cole Schlesinger Samsung Research America, Manu Sridharan Uber

Fri 27 Oct

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10:30 - 12:00
Usability and PerformanceOnward! Papers at Regency B
Chair(s): Sam Tobin-Hochstadt Indiana University
10:30
30m
Talk
Error Messages are Classifiers: A Process to Design and Evaluate Error Messages
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John Wrenn Brown University, Shriram Krishnamurthi Brown University, USA
11:00
30m
Talk
You Can Have it All: Abstraction and Good Cache Performance
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Juliana Franco Imperial College London, Martin Hagelin (Dirac), Tobias Wrigstad Uppsala University, Sophia Drossopoulou , Susan Eisenbach Imperial College London
11:30
30m
Talk
Garbology: A Study of How Java Objects Die
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Raoul Veroy Tufts University, Sam Guyer Tufts University
13:30 - 15:00
New LanguagesOnward! Papers at Regency B
Chair(s): Adrian Sampson Cornell University
13:30
30m
Talk
Infra: Structure All the Way Down - Structured Data as a Visual Programming Language
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14:00
30m
Talk
Selfie and the Basics
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Christoph Kirsch University of Salzburg
14:30
30m
Talk
Systems Level Liveness with AnonSystem
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Andrew Sorensen Australian National University, Henry Gardner The Australian National University