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AISB event Bulletin Item

Call for Participation: IEEE IRI 2008

                       CALL FOR PARTICIPATION
                        IEEE IRI 2008

              IEEE International Conference on
              Information Reuse and Integration
                         13-15 July 2008
                         Las Vegas, USA

The IEEE IRI conference serves as a forum for researchers and
practitioners from academia, industry, and government to present,
discuss, and exchange ideas that address real-world problems with
real-world solutions. The conference feature contributed and invited
papers. Theoretical and applied papers are both included. The conference
program will also include two keynote speeches. A forum will be
conducted with the intent of bridging IRI and Systems of Systems and
why the future of intelligent computing - including computing
applications - will lie at the juxtaposition of these two topical areas.

If you plan to attend, please hurry up on travel arrangement. The
conference room rate at the Las Vegas Hilton Hotel is  per night good
the night of the 12th thru checkout the morning of the 16th of July 2008.

Information on the conference program and registration is available at:

See you in Las Vegas!

IEEE IRI 2008 organization committee


We have an exciting program designed to appeal to researchers and
practitioners from academia, industry, and government. It includes:
* Two keynote talks;
* Panel;
* Presentations of over 80 research papers;
* Banquet.


* Lotfi A. Zadeh, Professor in the Graduate School, Computer Science
Division, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences,
University of California, USA.

    "Computation with Imprecise Probabilities"

* Hojjat Adeli, Abba G. Liechtenstein Professor, the Ohio State University,

    "Inventing the Future of Neurology: Integrated Wavelet-Chaos-Neural
     Network Models for Knowledge Discovery and Automated EEG-Based Diagnosis
     of Neurological Disorders"


* The Role of Information Search and Retrieval in Economic Stimulation
   Panel Co-chairs: Dr. Stuart H. Rubin and Dr. Shu-Ching Chen

Chengcui Zhang Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Associate Director of the Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Lab
Department of Computer and Information Sciences
University of Alabama at Birmingham