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This schedule might still be changed, though not significantly.

Please note:

The meals, refreshment breaks and bonfire times might slightly change…

Wednesday, May 1st

08:30 Breakfast
09:30 Conference opening
09:45Marek RyćkoArithmetic expressions and their evaluation implemented in Plain TeX
10:45Arthur Rosendahl (né Reutenauer)Splendour and Misery of English Hyphenation, Part 1½: Exercises
11:00 Coffee break
11:30Hans Hagen, Mikael SundqvistParagraph and page building
12:30Ryszard KubiakNarrative Programming Style
13:30 Lunch
14:30Barbara Mossor-Wilińska, Willi EggerMaking and decorating a box – introduction to the workshop
14:45Katarzyna BurakowskaAnd what I am doing here 🙂 – introduction to the workshop
15:15Piotr BolekBachotek Photostory – Why all this BachoTeX
16:00 Coffee break
16:30Willi Egger, Hans HagenTime for a new game
17:00Grzegorz MurzynowskiAlternate set of TeX special characters
17:45Marcin WolińskiQuo vadis GUST? A few words from the president
18:30 Break
19:30Harald KönigCrazy Printer technologies (or: Harald’s handicraft work)
20:30 Bonfire

Thursday, May 2nd

00:00 Bonfire (continued)
08:30 Breakfast
09:00Piotr BolekBachotek Photostory hands on – the workshop
09:00Katarzyna BurakowskaWriting Workshop: And what I am doing here :-)
09:00Vincent Groenhuis, Mojca MiklavecJugling workshop: making jugling balls and actual jugling
09:00Willi EggerMaking and decorating a box: ❶ the box
11:00 Coffee break
11:30Andrzej TomaszewskiTypography in historical outline
12:15Piotr BolekBykVoyage: The Story of the Traveling Bull
12:45Krzysztof PszczołaOn designing the book “Problem solving in 73 questions”
13:30 Lunch
14:30Daria KuzinaWhat’s in the corners of our minds?
15:00Grzegorz Murzynowski5̶0̶ˌ 3̶6̶5̶ˌ 120 d̶a̶y̶s̶ˌ s̶h̶a̶d̶e̶s̶ˌ [pseudorandomly KDFY-shuffled] typefaces of G̶r̶e̶y̶ˌ S̶o̶d̶o̶m̶ˌ Blanka Lipińska or on making mediocre literature unreadable and other ways of torturing it with the help of a pseudorandom numbers generator and the Knuth-Durstenfeld-Fisher-Yates shuffle algorithm.
15:30Andrzej TomaszewskiCriteria for assesing books in the PTWK competition
16:00 Coffee break
16:30Łukasz DębowskiThe Making of My Mother’s Book: From a Family Database to Family Trees
17:00Łukasz DębowskiThe Making of My Mother’s Book: Named Entity Recognition for the Index of Persons
17:30Jean-Michel HufflenMaking BachoTeX proceedings
18:30 Dinner
20:00 GUST Annual General Meeting
22:00Jerzy Ludwichowski, Damien ThirietBoF: TeX tools for Polish teachers

Friday, May 3rd

08:30 Breakfast
09:30Bogusław JackowskiBackward compatibility as swimming against the tide
10:30Ulrik ViethThe state of OpenType math fonts
11:00 Coffee break
11:30Hans Hagen, Mikael SundqvistFonts, what’s new
12:30Hans Hagen, Mikael SundqvistTagging, what is it about
13:00Marharyta Martynova, Anastasiia Mytnykova, Nalatia Medvedieva, Polina RiabokonTeX and Data: Analytics or Science
13:30 Lunch
14:30 Conference photo
14:45Damien ThirietDraw me a META-sheep! drawing animals with METAFUN
16:30 Coffee break
17:00Barbara Mossor-WilińskaMaking and decorating a box: ❷ the filigree
20:00 Conference dinner

Saturday, May, 4th

08:30 Breakfast
09:30Hans Hagen, Mikael SundqvistMetaPost news
10:30Damien ThirietCrosswords to learn words
11:00 Coffee break
11:30Jean-Michel HufflenClefs and Staffs
12:00Hans Hagen, Mikael Sundqvist, Edith Sundqvist, Sonja Björklund, Willi EggerRitmik Illusions
13:30 Lunch
15:00Jean-Michel HufflenWhich Words Are to Be Capitalised?
15:30Tomáš HálaLua, ConTeXt, MetaPost and bash help someoneconquer their own phone’s: A short etude for“Composed thoughts” conference
16:00 Coffee break
17:00Barbara Mossor-Wilińska, Willi EggerMaking and decorating a box: ❸ assembly
18:30 Dinner

Sunday, May, 5th

08:30 Breakfast
09:30Katarzyna BurakowskaSummary of the Writing Workshop: And what I am doing here :-)
11:00Piotr BolekBachotek Photostory hands on – the workshop's summary
11:00 Coffee break
12:30 Conference closing
13:00 Lunch

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