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  • Download IBM Smalltalk Redbooks!
    IBM’s Smalltalk Redbooks are now available for download from Instantiations’ website! Click here to check them out: 
  • ESUG 2016
    August 22 - 26, 2016
    Camp Smalltalk on August 21
    Prague, Czech Republic
  • IWST 2016
    August 23, 2016
    Prague, Czech Republic
    The purpose of the International Workshop on Smalltalk is to create a forum around advances or experience in Smalltalk and to trigger discussions and exchanges of ideas. IWST is issuing a call for research articles or industrial papers on all aspects of Smalltalk.
    Submission deadline: May 15, 2016
    Notification deadline: June 20, 2016
  • SPLASH’16
    ACM Conference on Systems, Programming, Languages, and Applications:
    Software for Humanity
    30th October - 4th November , 2016
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Sponsored by ACM SIGPLAN
  • New release of Gembuilder for VA Smalltalk
    GemTalk’s GemBuilder for Smalltalk 5.4.3 for VA Smalltalk adds support for GemStone/S 64 Bit 3.3 and VA Smalltalk 8.6.2, and includes bug fixes. See details »
  • OopluCon 2016
    A Day for the Smalltalk Programming Language and its Friends
    Sunday 10 April 2016, 8am - 4pm
    Location:  The Box SF
    1069 Howard Street
    San Francisco, USA
    (between 6th and 7th) three blocks from Moscone Center, SoMa
    Dr. Eliot Miranda will deliver the keynote presentation: Cog - The Open Source Smaltalk VM 
    Chris Thorgrimsson of Lam Research is presenting: title to be announced in 2016
    Chris Cunnington is presenting: An Introduction To Smalltalk 
    A request for presentations will be announced in a future month in 2016
    A presentation called "An Introduction To Smalltalk" will promoted to the Ruby, Python and Objective C communities
    The event is free. The latest details will be available at  www.ooplu.com
  • New release of VA Smalltalk available
    Download v8.6.2 here! Download the updated data sheet and the VA Smalltalk Migration Guide. Onward and upward!
  • Instantiations is making available a patch of the version 8.6.1 base image. Please click here for details.


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OopluCon 2016
April 10,2016
San Francisco, CA
30th October - 4th November, 2016
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
ESUG 2016
August 22 - 26, 2016
Camp Smalltalk August 21
Prague, Czech Republic


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