The Twenty-eighth Annual ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing (STOC), sponsored by SIGACT (the ACM Special Interest Group on Algorithms and Computation Theory), will be held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 22-24, 1996, as part of the Federated Computing Research Conference (FCRC 96).


Registration Information

Registration details are the FCRC advance program which is available as a large postscript file or as a somewhat smaller PDF file. If you are just interested in STOC 96, you can grab the program from the next section.


The program for STOC 96 is now available.

Call for Papers

The Call for Papers is available in LaTeX, postscript, and PDF formats.

More information about electronic submission will be available after September 1, 1995. (You may also send email to with subject line HELP).

NOTE: Due to the death of Yizhak Rabin, electronic submissions have been extended to 5PM EST Friday, November 10. Hard copy delivered by or on that date will also be accepted.


STOC 96 will be held at the Marriott Hotel in Philadelphia, PA as part of the 1996 Federated Computing Research Conference (FCRC 96).


Getting There

For travel information, consult Philadelphia's visitor's guide.


You can browse the current forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Netcast.

Program Committee

Program Committee Chair

Gary Miller
Department of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3891

Committee Members

Conference Committee

Conference Chair

David S. Johnson
AT&T Bell Labs


Alok Aggarwal
T. J. Watson Research Center

Publicity Chair

Ian Parberry
University of North Texas

Created by Ian Parberry, August 21, 1995.