Meet Us

Our lab is involved in a multitude of activities related to programming languages and computer science education, in Switzerland and beyond. If you'd like to meet us but cannot make it to Lugano, here are some opportunities to catch us.

Date Event Contribution
15/11/2020 SPLASH'20 Doctoral Consortium Co-chairing the Doctoral Symposium
03/08/2020 GymInf Modul "Programmiersprachenkonzepte" Module: "Programmiersprachenkonzepte"
23/07/2020 Computer Science in K-12: Book Launch Presenting Chapter on "Operators and Expressions"
26/02/2020 Mike Barkmin Visit Visitor talk: "Automatic Evaluation of Tasks for Instantaneous Diagnostics in Computer Science Lessons"
18/01/2020 Textbook Writing Retreat Contribute to textbook
13/12/2019 Textbook Writing Retreat Contribute to textbook
22/11/2019 SIRA 2019 Conference Represent USI at general assembly of Swiss Informatics Research Association
10/11/2019 WGLD Nice Meeting Talk: "Transfer when learning new languages"
25/10/2019 SPLASH-E '19 Talk: "Experiences in Bridging from Functional to Object-Oriented Programming"
24/10/2019 OOPSLA '19 Talk: "Casting about in the Dark: An Empirical Study of Cast Operations in Java Programs"
09/09/2019 GymInf Program Committee Meeting Design of GymInf program for future high school informatics teachers
07/07/2019 Dagstuhl Seminar on Notional Machines and Programming Language Semantics in Education Presentation on conceptual change and misconceptions in learning to program
19/06/2019 GymInf Program Committee Meeting Design of GymInf program for future high school informatics teachers