Upcoming events

LASER Summer School: June 1-9 2019 on AI + ML +  SE

Most recent events

Devops 2019 May 6-8 2019

EAQSE Workshop on Empirical Answers to Questions on Software Engineering: November 19-21 2018

LASER 2018, 14th international summer school, on Blockchains and systems for distributed trust

Elba Island, Italy, 2-9 June 2018


The LASER foundation, established in Zurich, organizes meetings, seminars, schools and training sessions worldwide on the science and practice of information technology.

The LASER summer school takes place every year in the island of Elba, Italy, for a full week in June. Since its first session in 2004, the school’s lecturers have included the top international experts in software engineering including many Turing Award winners.

The LASER conference center

The foundation provides a home for frequent workshops in the LASER conference center at Villebrumier near Toulouse, France. The setting is ideal for intensive working sessions

If you would like to organize  a meeting, you will find all the information and the request form here.

Previous LASER summer schools (since 2004)