The aim of the pragmatics of SAT workshop is to allow researchers concerned with the design of efficient SAT solvers at large or SAT encodings to meet and discuss about their latest results. The workshop is also the place for users of SAT technology to present their applications.

The workshop is a co-located event of the SAT conference. It is also a workshop of the Federated Logic Conference (FLoC).

For any questions related to the workshop, the preferred solution to contact the organizers is to send an email to pos at

The Pragmatics of SAT (PoS) series of workshops was initiated by Daniel Le Berre and Allen Van Gelder in 2010. It has been managed by Matti Järvisalo and Daniel Le Berre from 2018 to 2023.

In October 2023, after 14 editions of the workshop, a steering committee has been designated to manage the future of the workshop. The steering committee members are Armin Biere, Marijn Heule, Matti Järvisalo, Daniel Le Berre (chair) and Inês Lynce.

In this new setting, the PC chairs of PoS are:

Katalin Fazekas and Alexey Ignatiev