Regarded at its birth in 2007 as a one-off event,
seems to be here to stay:
in 2011 there were THREE of them
and in 2012 another three.
In February 2013 StringMasters was held in
followed seven months later by another one in
right after the
Prague Stringology Conference.
Papers emerging from StringMasters 2007 & 2008 have been published in a special issue 97-3 (2009) of
Papers coming out of the 2009 & 2010 StringMasters meetings appear in
Journal of Discrete Algorithms 10 (2012);
other special issues of the same journal will publish the papers from the 2011-2013 meetings.
Also held in Rouen was
the International Workshop on Combinatorial Algorithms,
which in 2014 will be held 15-17 October in Duluth, Minnesota:
for details watch
the IWOCA website.