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POPL 2021
Sun 17 - Fri 22 January 2021 Online
Tue 19 Jan 2021 16:45 - 17:30 at PLMW - Session 3 Chair(s): Azalea Raad

Beginning in my early undergraduate years, I worked toward a research career in programming languages. I reached a pinnacle of early success, but then imploded, in part due to a variety of mental health issues that had slowly taken root. In this talk, I explore some of the most important lessons I’ve learned since then about human psychology, and in particular the vital role of feelings. I provide some general ways of understanding the machinery of our emotional minds, and ground that understanding in issues that will be familiar to many: perfectionism, procrastination, overwork and poor boundaries. My hope is to raise awareness and curiosity, to help others learn important lessons much sooner in their lives and careers.

Tue 19 Jan

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16:00 - 17:30
Session 3PLMW at PLMW
Chair(s): Azalea Raad Imperial College London
Connecting Information Flow Types to Runtime Monitors via Gradual Typing
Limin Jia Carnegie Mellon University
Emotional Machines