Association Internationale
pour les
Technologies Objets

AITO is the Association Internationale pour les Technologies Objets, a non-profit association registered in Kaiserslautern, Germany. The purpose of the Association is promote the advancement of research in object-oriented technology, primarily in Europe, in particular through the organisation of the annual European Conference for Object-Oriented Programming (ECOOP).

The 2015 edition of ECOOP is being held in Prague, Czech Republic.
The Program Committee Chair for ECOOP 2015 is John Boyland, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (USA).

newFuture edition of ECOOP

The 2016 edition of ECOOP will be held in Rome, Italy. The Program Committee Chair for ECOOP 2016 is Shriram Krishnamurthi, Brown University (USA).

New statutes for AITO Dahl-Nygaard Prizes have been approved on November 2014

AITO Dahl-Nygaard Prizes 2015

AITO is happy to announce the winners of the Dahl-Nygaard Prizes for 2015.
The Senior Prize is awarded to Bjarne Stroustrup for the design, implementation and evolution of the C++ programming language.
The Junior Prize is awarded to Alexander J. Summers for his work on the verification of object-oriented programs and type systems.
The Dahl-Nygaard Prizes for 2015 will be given during ECOOP 2015 in Prague, Czech Republic, in July 2015.
Read the full announcement.

AITO pays tribute to Prof. Robert France, Dahl-Nygaard Senior Prize Winner 2014, who passed away at the early age of 54 on the 15th of February, 2015.

Previous editions of ECOOP

The 2014 edition of ECOOP was held in Uppsala, Sweden.
The Program Committee Chair for ECOOP 2014 was Richard Jones, University of Kent (UK).

The 2013 edition of ECOOP was held in Montpellier, France.
The Program Committee Chair for ECOOP 2013 was Giuseppe Castagna, CNRS, Paris Diderot University.

Interested in hosting an ECOOP?

AITO is soliciting proposals for hosting future ECOOP conferences. If you are interested in hosting ECOOP, contact the President of AITO, any member of the executive board, or any other AITO member for further information. See also the section Resources for past bids.