TUG 2018 - Program & participants

Accepted presentations for the conference and registered participants will be listed here as time goes by. For now, please see these links:


Friday, July 20

8:55Paulo Ney de SouzaOpening
9:00Roberto IerusalimschyThe making of Lua
9:45Eduardo OchsDednat6: an extensible (semi-)preprocessor for LuaLaTeX that understands diagrams in ASCII art
10:40Mico LoretanSelective ligature suppression with the selnolig package
11:15Joseph WrightFly me to the moon: (La)TeX testing (and more) using Lua
11:50Paulo CeredaFrom parrot 1.0 to phoenix 4.0: 6 years of arara, the beginning of a new era
1:45Ross MooreAuthoring accessible Tagged PDF documents using LaTeX
2:25Jaeyoung ChoiFreetype_MF_Module: Using Metafont directly inside FreeType's rasterizer (preprint)
3:20Stefan KottwitzTeX on the Internet
3:55Doris BehrendtThe General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the European Union
5:00Joseph WrightTeX FAQ workshop

Saturday, July 21

9:00Frank MittelbachA quarter century of doc
9:35Joseph WrightThrough the looking glass, and what Joseph found there
10:30Boris VeytsmanStubborn leaders six years later
11:05Joseph Wrightsiunitx: Past, present and future
11:40Frank MittelbachCompatibility in the world of LaTeX (preprint)
2:00Enrico GregorioGood and less good practices in math typesetting
2:35Will RobertsonUnicode fonts with fontspec and unicode-math
3:30Tom Hejdayoin—Yet another package for automation of journal typesetting
4:05Paulo Ney de SouzaThe making of the ICM 2018 Proceedings
4:40Boris VeytsmanR+knitr workshop

Sunday, July 22

8:50Susanne Raab,
Paulo Cereda (speaker)
A short introduction to the TikZducks package
9:25Stefan KottwitzGraphics with TikZ and beyond
10:15S.K. VenkatesanWaTeX (WYSIWYG and LaTeX) and Hegelian contradictions in classical mathematics
10:50Stefan KottwitzCloud-based TeX with Docker containers and Kubernetes orchestration—Overleaf and its technology
11:25Will RobertsonCreating teaching material with LaTeXML for the Canvas Learning Management System
1:00bus to Sugarloaf

Conference participants

  1. Maynara Azevedo Aredes, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
  2. Nelson Beebe, University of Utah
  3. Doris Behrendt, DANTE e.V.
  4. Waldemar Celes, PUC-Rio, Lua Team
  5. Paulo Cereda, University of São Paulo
  6. Jaeyoung Choi, Soongsil University
  7. Marcel de Sena Dall'Agnol, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  8. Luiz Henrique de Figueiredo, IMPA, Lua Team
  9. Gert Fischer, Mönchengladbach, Germany
  10. Ulrike Fischer, Mönchengladbach, Germany
  11. Enrico Gregorio, Università di Verona
  12. Tom Hejda, Charles University Prague
  13. Roberto Ierusalimschy, PUC-Rio, Lua Team
  14. Eduardo Kalinowski, Brasilia, Brazil
  15. Stefan Kottwitz, Lufthansa Industry Solutions
  16. Mico Loretan, Zurich, Switzerland
  17. Jonas Malaco, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  18. Frank Mittelbach, LaTeX Project
  19. Ross Moore, Macquarie University
  20. Eduardo Ochs, UFF
  21. Matheus Rocha de Souza Ramos, Ufes
  22. Will Robertson, University of Adelaide
  23. Chris Rowley, PCEC and LaTeX
  24. Paulo Ney de Souza, University of California, Berkeley & BooksInBytes
  25. Arthur Szasz, Protocubo
  26. Volker RW Schaa, DANTE e.V.
  27. Boris Veytsman, George Mason University & Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
  28. Joseph Wright, LaTeX Project

July 19 workshop participants

On July 19 we will hold an 8-hour TeX training workshop in Portuguese: from basics to TikZ and beyond; installation clinic and consultants available throughout the day.

  1. Ana Claudia Ribeiro
  2. Raphael Rocha
  3. Ronaldo Costa da Silva
  4. Bismarck Gomes Souza Junior
  5. Matheus Rocha de Souza Ramos

To reserve a place in this workshop, please email paulo@berkeley.edu. It is not necessary to attend the conference to participate in the workshop.

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