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AISB event Bulletin Item


 Last reminder CALL FOR PAPERS:
                     International Joint Conference
   Joint venture of the 17th International Conference Intelligent 
Information Systems (IIS) and the 24th International Conference 
                      on Artificial Intelligence (AI)
                 Krakw, Poland, June 15-18, 2009
          Conference Web page:

Papers on these and related subjects are particularly encouraged:
- Artificial Immune Systems (AIS),
- Search Engines (SE),
- Computational Linguistics (CL),
- Knowledge Discovery (KD),
- Tools and Methods of AI (TM).
The Conference's focus will also be on the following topics:
- new computing paradigms, including, but not restricted to 
  biologically motivated methods, quantum computing, DNA computing,
- advanced data analysis, 
- new machine learning paradigms, 
- reasoning technologies, 
- natural language processing, 
- novelty detection, 
- technologies for very large text bases, 
- uncertainty management.

Invited Speakers:
Andrew Kusiak (The University of Iowa, USA)
Reuven Rubinstein (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel)
Sabine Schulte im Walde (Universitt Stuttgart, Germany)
Ryszard Tadeusiewicz (AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland)

Important Dates:
February 16, 2009 - paper submission deadline 
April 6, 2009 - acceptance/rejection decision due 
May 4, 2009 - submission of camera-ready papers 
June 15, 2009 - the Conference starts

The accepted papers will be published in a monograph form. 
Conference proceedings in electronic form will be distributed 
at the conference. They will be available on-line after the 

Paper Submission:
The working language of the conference is English. Only original,
unpublished papers are invited. Authors should upload an electronic 
version of the full paper (pdf and/or possibly ps) by using the 
conference paper registration and submission site (the site will 
be opened soon) before February 16, 2009.
Original papers not exceeding 14 pages are solicited for IIS 2009. 
The papers should be organized in accordance with common 
scientific structure (abstract, state of the art in the field, 
intention, used methodology, obtained results and references). 
The papers will be refereed by an international committee, and 
accepted on the basis of their scientific merit, novelty and 
relevance to the conference topics. After notification of acceptance, 
authors will be allowed to make a correction in accordance with the 
suggestions of the reviewers and submit final camera-ready papers.
The accepted papers will be published in conference proceedings. 
The accepted papers must be presented by the authors personally 
to be published in the conference proceedings.

Conference Chairs:
Mieczysław A. Kłopotek 
Adam Przepirkowski
Sławomir T. Wierzchoń
Institute of Computer Science, 
Polish Academy of Sciences

Programme Committee:
Steven Abney (University of Michigan, US) 
Witold Abramowicz (Poznań University of Economics, Poland) 
Stanisław Ambroszkiewicz (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland) 
David Bell (Queen's University Belfast, UK) 
Petr Berka (University of Economics Prague, Czech Republic) 
Antnio Horta Branco (University of Lisbon, Portugal) 
Luis Miguel deCampos (University of Granada, Spain) 
Andrzej Czyżewski (Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland) 
Jan Daciuk (Gdańsk University of Technology, Poland) 
Renato De Mori (University of Avignon, France) 
Piotr Dembiński (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland) 
Włodzisław Duch (Nicholas Copernicus University, Poland) 
Tapio Elomaa (Tampere University of Technology, Finland) 
Floriana Esposito (Bary University, Italy) 
Stefan Evert (University of Osnabrck, Germany), 
Dafydd Gibbon (Bielefeld University, Germany) 
Marek Gorgoń (University of Science and Technology, Poland) 
Jerzy W. Grzymała-Busse (University of Kansas, USA) 
Mohand-Said Hacid (University Claude Bernard Lyon 1, France) 
Ray J. Hickey (University of Ulster, UK) 
Erhard Hinrichs (University of Tbingen, Germany) 
Zdzisław S. Hippe (University of Information Technology and Management in Rzeszw, Poland) 
Krzysztof Jassem (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland) 
Frederick Jelinek (Johns Hopkins University, USA) 
Dan Jurafsky (Stanford University, USA) 
Janusz Kacprzyk (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland) 
Jozef Korbicz (University of Zielona Gra, Poland) 
Jacek Koronacki (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland) 
Vladislav Kuboň (Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep.) 
Anna Kupść (University Bordeaux 3, France) 
Halina Kwaśnicka (Wrocław University of Technology) 
Suresh Manandhar (University of York, UK) 
Krzysztof Marasek (Polish Japanese Institute of Information Technology, Poland) 
Ernestina Menasalvas (Technical University of Madrid, Spain) 
Detmar Meurers (Ohio State University, USA) 
Maciej Michalewicz (NuTech Solutions Polska, Poland) 
Zbigniew Michalewicz (University of Adelaide, Australia) 
Agnieszka Mykowiecka (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland) 
Karel Pala (Masaryk University, Czech Republic) 
Maciej Piasecki (Wrocław University of Technology, Poland) 
Gbor Prszky (MorphoLogic, Hungary) 
Zbigniew W. Raś (University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA) 
Jan Rauch (University of Economics, Czech Republic) 
Gilbert Ritschard (University of Geneva, Switzerland) 
Henryk Rybiński (Warsaw Univeristy of Technology, Poland) 
Abdel-Badeeh M. Salem (Ain Shams University, Egypt) 
Kiril Simov (Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria) 
Andrzej Skowron (Warsaw University, Poland) 
Tomek Strzałkowski (University At Albany, USA) 
Roman Świniarski (San Diego State University, USA) 
Stan Szpakowicz (University of Ottawa, Canada) 
Ryszard Tadeusiewicz (University of Science and Technology, Poland) 
Jonathan Timmis (University of York, UK) 
Dan Tufiş (Romanian Academy, Romania) 
Angelina Tzacheva (University of South Carolina Upstate, USA) 
Zygmunt Vetulani (Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland) 
Alicja Wakulicz-Deja (University of Silesia, Poland) 
Jan Węglarz (Poznań University of Technology, Poland) 
Peter Wittenburg (Max-Planck-Institute for Psycholinguistics) 
Alessandro Zanasi (TEMIS, Italy) 
Jana Zvarova (EuroMISE Centre, Czech Republic)

Institute of Computer Science, 
Polish Academy of Sciences
ul. Ordona 21
01-237 Warsaw, Poland
phone: +48 22 8362841
fax: +48 22 8376564

IIS 2009 is organized by:
- Institute of Computer Science Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw
- Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatics, IT and Electronics
  at AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakw
- Institute of Computer Science University of Podlasie, Siedlce
- The IEEE Computational Intelligence Society - Polish Chapter CIS-011