Presentation - Program/Papers - Photo Album - CFP - Dates - Submission - Camera ready papers - Registration - Directions - Program C. - Organizing C.


The workshop aims at bringing together researchers and developers working on Plan 9 (see Plan 9 from Bell Labs), or working on related ideas and projects. The intend is to provide a platform for discussing system and application issues related to Plan 9 from Bell Labs, including those efforts made for other platforms that are still related to Plan 9. Workshop topics include (but are not restricted to): system architecture, system services, file systems and servers, applications, projects for other platforms related to Plan 9, and security issues.

Program and Papers

The program includes interesting papers as well as several panels. You can see both the program and pdf/ps for papers here.

Photo Album

You can view some photos here. Thanks for coming!

Call for papers

Download it in pdf or text.

Important dates



Camera ready papers

Camera ready papers must be visually similar to the Plan 9 papers that can be found at /sys/doc/9/ in order to compile a homogeneous proceedings book. See for example this paper (troff source). You must use the same fonts and do not include the page numbers. You are free to use any reference style. You can use any text formatting tool (i.e. LaTeX, troff, or MS Word), but the paper must keep this "look and feel".

Papers must be sent in PDF or PS format to iwp9papers -AT-


The registration procedure for the iwp9 is open till Nov 15th 2006. In order to register, send an e-mail to paurea AT with subject IW9P registration an in the body including your name, login name, Afiliation and usual e-mail address one per line.

The inscription is free and only includes entry to all the talks and panels. Food and hosting is not included.


The IWP9 2006 will be held at ESCET, URJC, in Mostoles (Madrid):

Salon de Grados, Departamental II
Escuela Superior de Ciencias Experimentales y Tecnologia (ESCET)
C/. Tulipan s/n
E28933 Mostoles
Madrid, Spain

Regarding Hotels, we suggest using "Puerta de Toledo" Hotel, in Madrid, near the Atocha Renfe train station. There is a direct train from Atocha Renfe in Madrid to the University campus. The travel agency "El Corte Ingles" fax number is +34-91-613-7005. The phone number is +34-91-664-1983. The email of the travel agency is mostoles_empresas AT in case you want to send them an email. Should there be any problem. Let us know.

Program Committee

Organizing Committee

Should you have any question, you can send an e-mail to iwp9 - AT -

Laboratorio de Sistemas

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