Important Dates

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June 10
Paper submissions due.
June 10
Deadline focus group / workshop proposals
June 12
Shepherding begins
July 20
Second draft due for review
August 10
Notification of acceptance
September 21
Conference versions due
September 22
Early Conference registration ends
October 23
Patterns Bootcamp
October 24-26
PLoP Conference Days
January 15, 2019
Proceeding version due


Everyone who plans to attend PLoP has to register. This includes authors, non-authors, students, staff, conference organizers and volunteers.

About Registration

Register for PLoP here. Please register as early as possible, as this helps us a lot with the planning.


Registration to the Bootcamp! Please see the Bootcamp page for additional instructions.

Feel free to contact the chairs with any questions.

Conference fees

Description Early Reg on or before Sept 30 Normal Reg after Sept30
PLoP, Oct 24-26 $550 $625
PLoP, Oct 24-26 - Student $350 $400
Bootcamp, Oct 23rd $200 $225
Bootcamp, Oct 23rd - Student $125 $150

Early registration will remain possible at least until September 30th.

Registering to PLoP includes attendance at the three days of the event (Oct 24-26).

Registering to the Bootcamp includes attendance at the Bootcamp on Oct 23rd.

Accommodation is not included with any of the registration options above.

Please feel free to send any additional questions or comments to the chairs.