Skip to main content

CSCS - The 12th Conference of PhD Students in Computer Science

University of Szeged, Institute of Informatics
     CSCS - The 12th Conference of PhD Students in Computer Science
Szeged, Hungary, June 24 - 26, 2020
Topics of interest

All aspects of computer science and related fields, including theory and applications, e.g. algorithms and data structures, artificial intelligence, automata and formal languages, complexity theory, databases, fuzzy theory, image processing, optimization, and software engineering.

CSCS will provide a forum for the

* presentation of the latest research and developments in theory, algorithms, and applications of computer science,
* reporting of interesting case studies in industrial and scientific applications of computer science,
* demonstration of software for computer science.


* A few plenary sessions for invited talks (40 minutes).
* Parallel sessions for contributions (20 minutes).


Authors are invited to submit a short paper (in English, maximum 4 pages) electronically via EasyCair:


* A volume of short papers - available at the beginning of the conference. Each paper will be reviewed before acceptance.
* Selected papers will be invited to be submitted as full papers to a special issue of the Acta Cybernetica journal.

Important Dates

March 16, 2020              - Deadline for short paper submissions
April 30, 2020                - Notification on acceptance of the talks
May 20, 2020                 - Deadline for the conference registration and camera ready submission
June 24, 2020                - CSCS starts
September 15, 2020       - Deadline for the submission of the full papers

Conference venue is Szeged, 160 km South-East from Budapest. The conference will be organized by the University of Szeged, Institute of Informatics.


A visa to Hungary is not necessary for citizens of most countries, however please check with your travel office.

Participation fee

The conference participation fee (including the organization costs, full board, social events, accommodation and proceedings) will be around 40,000 HUF. The registration fee must be transferred in advance.


The financial support will be used mainly to cover the local costs of a few persons who otherwise cannot afford it. Please send an application for such a support together with your preliminary registration if you otherwise could not participate.

The conference is supported by the Institute of Informatics, University of Szeged.

Organizing Committee

A. Kertesz (chair), B. Banhelyi, T. Gergely, J. Jasz, and Z. Kincses


email: (preferred)
fax:      +36 62 546 723
phone: +36 62 546 781