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11 May 2007

The conference dinner will take place on Monday 25th at the beautiful Uto Kulm restaurant located in Uetliberg, on top of Zurich; please check the venue page for more info.

4 May 2007


Five new tutorials announced:
Jean Bézivin, Freddy Allilaire, Hugo Bruneličre and Frédéric Jouault
. Putting MDA to work on Eclipse with the AMMA Tool suite
Mikael Barbero and Marcos Didonet del Fabro. Practice of Model Transformation and Model Weaving in the Eclipse Modeling Project with ATL and AMW
Bertrand Meyer and Piotr Nienaltowski. SCOOP (Simple Concurrent Object-Oriented Programming)
Bruce Trask and Angel Roman. Patterns Principles and Practices of Tool Development using Model Driven Engineering and Domain Specific Languages
Markus Völter. Writing Adaptable Software: Mechanisms for Implementing Variabilities in Code and Models

3 May 2007


Two new keynotes announced: Mark Howard (Axa Rosenberg) and Ivar Jacobson.


1 May 2007

Program page updated with more workshops and talks. More information coming.

30 April 2007

More info on accommodation; please check the venue page.

27 April 2007

The list of accepted papers is now available

26 April 2007

Accomodation information is available on the venue page

April 15th, 2007

Author notification date for the main conference: April 16-20, 2007

March 19th, 2007

New keynote announced:

Steve Cook from Microsoft will be giving a guest talk

on the subject of:

"Separating Concerns with Domain-Specific Languages"


March 15th, 2007

New workshop announced:

MDD-TIF: Model-Driven Development Tool Implementers Forum

Organisers Markus Völter, Jeff Gray, Steven Kelly and Jules White


Date: June 24, 2007

Web site:

March 14th, 2007

New workshop announced:

TOWERS 2007: Workshop on Towers of Models 2007

Organisers Richard Paige and Jean Bézivin

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Date: June 24, 2007

Web site:

March 12th, 2007

New workshop announced:

FAMOOSR: Workshop on FAMIX and Moose in Software Reengineering

Organisers Tudor Gîrba and Adrian Kuhn


Date: June 25, 2007

Web site:

March 8th, 2007

TOOLS is listed at the Computer Science Event List:

March 5th, 2007

New workshop announced:

ProVeCS: Workshop on Property Verification for Software Components and Services

Organisers Chritian Attiogbé


Date: June 24, 2007

Web site:

March 1st, 2007

Deadline for Workshop proposals

February 27th, 2007

Costs and deadlines applicable to registration (*):

- early: 350 EUR/day (570 CHF/day) or 700 EUR (1140 CHF) for the whole 3 days, deadline: 31 May 2007

- regular: 400 EUR/day (650 CHF/day) or 800 EUR (1300 CHF) for the whole 3 days, deadline: 20 June 2007

- on-site: 450 EUR/day (730 CHF/day) or 850 EUR (1380 CHF) for the whole 3 days

- author: (only applicable for authors of accepted papers) 500 EUR (810 CHF), deadline: 31 May 2007

No author discount after May 31st


(*) EUR/CHF rates subject to change in case of major currency fluctuations

February 22nd, 2007

Registration form ready

The call for papers is now closed; we have received more than 90 papers.

February 21st, 2007

New tutorials announced:

Web services (Gustavo Alonso)

Model-based security (David Basin)

February 15th, 2007

First keynotes announced: Erich Gamma, Robin Milner

September 1, 2006

TOOLS EUROPE 2007: The conference website is online!