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AISB event Bulletin Item

CF Symposia: AISB '09

23rd Convention of the SSAISB

AISB'09 - Call for symposia (deadline 30th June 2008)

6th - 9th April 2009, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh

The main theme will be Adaptive & Emergent Behaviour & Complex Systems
but strong proposals for symposia in other areas are actively

Within the main theme we are soliciting symposia in the following and
related areas -

. Usability of Complex Systems and Affective Computing
. Pervasive, Ubiquitous and Mobile Systems
. Biologically Inspired Complex Systems
. Complex Systems and Dependability
. Socially Inspired Complex Systems

Further details and guidelines for proposing symposia can be found at -

Convention Chair - Nick Taylor
                   MACS - Computer Science
                   Heriot-Watt University
                   Edinburgh EH14 4AS