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Instantiations develops leading and innovative commercial software products for the Smalltalk development language. Instantiations VA Smalltalk™ product line, as well as its professional services experts, are trusted by software development organizations around the world.

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  • ESUG 2016 Catch John O'Keefe's VA Smalltalk update.
  • Camp Smalltalk NMU
    Come to a gathering of Smalltalk enthusiasts September 15-18, 2016
    in Marquette, Michigan. If you are curious, drop by and give Smalltalk a try. Register now!
  • 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 »
  • Instantiations is making available a patch of the version 8.6.1 base image. Please click here for details.


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Camp Smalltalk NMU
September 15-18, 2016
Marquette, MI
30th October - 4th November, 2016
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
ESUG 2016
August 22 - 26, 2016
Camp Smalltalk August 21
Prague, Czech Republic


All Smalltalk All the Time!