Welcome to the homepage of the international conferences Developments in Language Theory 2023 and WORDS 2023, which will be held in Umeå, Sweden, from June 12 to June 16, one week before the Swedish midsummer celebrations. The two conferences have individual calls for papers, submission processes and program committees, but synchronized deadlines and a combined program. The conference fee will cover both conferences.

During DLT the Salomaa Prize in Automata Theory, Formal Languages and Related Topics will be awarded to Moshe Vardi. The award ceremony will be on Wednesday, 14th June.

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Free electronic access to proceedings

A four-week period of free electronic access to the proceedings will be provided by the publisher starting a few days before the event. Please use the following links to gain access:
DLT: https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-031-33264-7
WORDS: https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-031-33180-0


MDPI (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute)
Department of Computing Science, Umeå University
Umeå municipality, Region Västerbotten and Umeå University