The workshop alternates between the Nordic and Baltic countries. It started out as The Nordic Workshop on Program Correctness (NWPC). In 1993 the name was changed to The Nordic Workshop on Programming Theory (NWPT), reflecting the broadened scope of the workshop.

(Based on an earlier version, source http://www.mrtc.mdh.se/nwpt2011/index.php?choice=history)

Published on  September 21st, 2012