3.15 Publications, Participation at Conferences and Summer Schools

Doctoral candidates are expected to publish their results at leading international workshops and conferences or in leading international journals. The Joint Commission will provide an open and non-exhaustive list of suitable journals, conferences and workshops. The Joint Commission maintains a Web page with a bibliography of the publications achieved by the doctoral candidates in the course of their participation at EPCL. Doctoral candidates must achieve at least two international publications before submitting their thesis.

Doctoral candidates are expected to attend international summer schools in Computational Logic. A list of relevant summer schools is annually provided by the Joint Commission. Attendance of at least one summer school is mandatory.

Further, doctoral candidates are expected to regularly and actively participate in international workshops, conferences, scientific competitions, and exhibitions related to their PhD project. Candidates shall become active members in the research communities of their particular area.