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AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: Ibero-American Conference on Artificial Intelligence IBERAMIA 2008



October 14-17, 2008
Lisbon University Institute - ISCTE, Lisbon, Portugal

IBERAMIA 2008 is the 11th edition of the Ibero-American Conference on Artificial Intelligence, a
leading symposium where the Ibero-American AI community comes together to share research results and
experiences with researchers in Artificial Intelligence from all over the world. IBERAMIA 2008 will
be held in Lisbon, Portugal, October 14-17, 2008, organized by the Lisbon University Institute
(ADETTI/ISCTE). The conference is sponsored by the main Ibero-American Artificial Intelligence and
Computer Science societies: SBC (Brazil), SMIA (Mexico), APPIA (Portugal), and AEPIA (Spain).

IBERAMIA welcomes submissions on mainstream AI topics, as well as novel cross cutting work in
related areas. Topics may include but are not limited to the following:

* Cognitive modeling and human interaction
* Commonsense reasoning
* Constraint satisfaction
* Evolutionary computation and Artificial Life
* Game playing and interactive entertainment
* Information integration and extraction
* Knowledge acquisition and ontologies
* Knowledge representation and reasoning
* Machine learning and data mining
* Model-based systems
* Multiagent Systems
* Natural language processing
* Planning and scheduling
* Probabilistic reasoning
* Robotics, vision, and pattern Recognition
* Search
* Semantic web
* Distributed AI
* AI in Education
* Uncertainty and Fuzzy Systems
* Genetic Algorithms and Neural Networks

Papers must be written in English, and will be reviewed on the basis of their relevance,
significance of the contribution, originality, technical soundness, quality and clarity. As in
previous years, accepted papers will be published in the series "Advances in Artificial
 Intelligence" of Springer-Verlag LNAI.


Submitted papers must not exceed 10 pages, including all tables, figures, and references and are
required to be formatted in the Springer LNCS format (see
http://www.springer.de/comp/lncs/authors.html). Submissions over ten pages will be rejected without
review. Papers must be submitted through the ConfMaster submission system that will be made
available through the conference Web site (see http://adetti.iscte.pt/events/IBERAMIA2008).

All submissions will go through a peer review process, with three independent PC members reviewing
each submission. Reviewing will be anonymous, so author names and affiliations must be omitted from
the submission, using instead the unique tracking number assigned by the conference system at the
time of submission. In addition, self-references in the text, like "in [Garcia 2004], we prove that"
should be avoided, using instead references such as "in [Garcia 2004] it is proved that" .


Deadline for paper submission: 26th MAY 2008, 08h00 AM GMT
Notification of acceptance: 7th July 2008
Deadline for camera-ready papers: 14th July 2008

For more information, see http://www.adetti.pt/events/IBERAMIA2008.