ACM Logo ACM LogoACM SIGPLAN 2006 Conference on
Programming Language Design and Implementation

The Ottawa Marriott
Ottawa, Canada, June 10-16, 2006

Sponsored by ACM SIGPLAN in cooperation with ACM SIGSOFT

PLDI 2006 Conference Home

Quick Links:    Secure On-line Registration
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Conference Registration Includes
Registration Fees
SIGPLAN Membership Fees
Sell-out Policy
Security Alert for Internet Explorer Users
Credit Card Security
On-Line Registration
Confirmation Letters
Updating a Previous Registration
Cancellation Policy
Registration Transfers

About Co-located Conferences and Workshops

Event Schedule

Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
June 10 June 11 June 12 June 13 June 14 Jun 15 Jun 16
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  • June 10 (Sat): workshops (see below)
  • June 11 (Sun): tutorials and workshops (see below)
  • June 12-14 (Mon-Wed): technical program
  • June 14-16 (Thu-Fri): collocated conferences (see below)


Collocated Conferences:

Note: Registration for either LCTES or VEE allows the registrant to attend talks in the other conference as well.

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The conference will take place at the Ottawa Marriott. Please follow this link to make your reservations.

  • On-line reservation code: ACMACMA
  • Toll free reservation number: 1-800-853-8463
  • Mention: Association for Computing Machinery

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Conference and Workshop Registration Includes

  • PLDI registration includes PLDI proceedings, 1 conference reception, 2 lunches, breakfasts, and coffee breaks
  • Half-day tutorial registration includes tutorial notes and coffee break. There is lunch for full-day registered participants
  • ISMM, LCTES, and VEE registration includes conference proceedings, 2 lunches, breakfasts, and coffee breaks
  • Workshop registration includes workshop proceedings, 1 lunch, breakfasts, and coffee breaks

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Registration Fees

All conference, tutorial and workshop fees are in U.S. dollars.

On or before 17 May 2006 After 17 May 2006 and On-site
ACM & SIG ACM or SIG Non-Member Student ACM & SIG ACM or SIG Non-Member Student
PLDI 2006

$450 $470 $490 $150 $500 $520 $540 $200
One Half-day Tutorial

$120 $130 $140 $60 $140 $150 $160 $70
Two Half-day Tutorials

$220 $230 $240 $100 $250 $270 $290 $120
WTW Workshop

free free free free free free free free
PLAS Workshop

$135 $135 $160 $75 $150 $150 $185 $75

$140 $150 $200 $50 $160 $170 $220 $50
ISMM 2006

$340 $340 $390 $140 $390 $390 $440 $170
LCTES 2006

$360 $385 $410 $200 $410 $435 $460 $230
VEE 2006

$360 $385 $410 $100 $410 $435 $460 $125
SIGPLAN Online Membership

*** *** $25 *** *** *** $25 ***
SIGPLAN Print Membership

*** *** $50 *** *** *** $50 ***

Students: You will be required to provide proof of full-time student status at the time of registration/check-in at the conference.

Act Now! To qualify for discounted rates, your registration form must by received or post marked by May 17, 2006. The last date to advance register by fax, mail, or on-line is June 2, 2006. After that, you can register only at the Conference. Verify that your completed form includes full payment to avoid processing delays.

Sorry, we cannot accept registrations by phone.

Faxed and online registrations require credit card payments.

For our International visitors, please make payment by credit card, International Money Order or drafts drawn against a U.S. bank account.

For any questions or communications with regard to registration for the conference, please use the following:

PLDI 2006 Conference
Registration Systems Lab
779 E. Chapman Rd.
Oviedo, FL 32765 USA

Fax: +1 407 366 4138
Phone: +1 407 971 4451

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SIGPLAN Membership

If you are not currently a member of SIGPLAN, you may include one of the two membership options below within your conference registration. Please note, you will receive the member rate for PLDI'06, however your membership will not be processed until the conference is over.

SIGPLAN Online Membership includes monthly
SIGPLAN Notices newsletter in electronic format.

SIGPLAN Print Membership includes monthly
SIGPLAN Notices newsletter in printed format and is mailed to the member.

*** (Ref: pricing table above) If you would like to renew a previous membership or join SIGPLAN as a student, please contact ACM Member Services directly at or 1-800-342-6626 (US and Canada) or 212-626-0500 (Global). You can also renew online at the following website

Registration Deadlines

Forms must be faxed or postmarked by Wednesday, May 17, 2006 to qualify for the early registration rates.

The last date to advance register is Wednesday, June 2, 2006. After this date, please register at the conference.

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Sell-out Policy

All registration will be processed first-come, first-served, based on date of receipt. On-site registration will be accepted subject to the availability of space and materials. The conference organizers reserve the right to limit Conference registrations.

Security Alert – 128-bit Encryption or Better Required

In order to access the secure server for registration, your browser must include 128-bit encryption. If you are using Internet Explorer Version 5.0 or earlier, you must upgrade your browser with the IE High Encryption Pack. To find out what version you are using, pull down the HELP menu, and then select the last item: About Internet Explorer.

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Credit Card Security

This on-line registration system is based on the use of credit cards. Although the Internet system we use for credit card information transmission is quite secure, some users prefer to fax their credit card information to us separately. You will be offered a choice of this payment option at the end of the interactive questionnaire.

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On-Line Registration

The main on-line system can be used only for your original registration. If you have already registered, either on-line, by fax or mail, please fax your requested changes to +1 407 366 4138 or use our secure update system. Your Registration Number must be included in your message.

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Confirmation Letters

If you pay for your registration via credit card through the Internet, you will receive an immediate e-mail confirmation letter. If you elect to pay by faxing your credit card information to us, you will receive a confirmation letter when the credit card charge is processed.

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Updating a Previous Registration

You can use our secure update system to update your previous registration, or fax your update request to +1 407 366 4138. Please be sure to include your Registration Number in any such update request.

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Cancellation Policy

Requests for refunds submitted in writing must be received no later than June 2, 2006, and are subject to a $50 processing fee. No refunds will be processed after this date.

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Registration Transfers

"No-shows" are not refundable and are liable for the full registration fee. Instead of canceling, you may transfer your registration by giving a colleague written authorization.

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Sponsored by 
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Association for 
Computing Machinery (ACM)
Sponsored by


ACM Special Interest Group on
Programming Languages (SIGPLAN)

In Cooperation with


ACM Special Interest Group on
Software Engineering (SIGSOFT)