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AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: IFIP INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE APPLICATIONS & INNOVATIONS (AIAI 2010)

http://www.cs.ucy.ac.cy/aiai2010


6th IFIP INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE APPLICATIONS & INNOVATIONS (AIAI 2010)

5 - 7 October 2010, Ayia Napa, Cyprus

http://www.cs.ucy.ac.cy/aiai2010 





We kindly inform you that due to numerous requests the deadlines for submitting abstracts, full papers, workshop proposals, and tutorial proposals have been extended.



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IMPORTANT DATES:

Abstract Submission: 20th March 2010 (new deadline extension)

Full Paper Submission: 29th March 2010 (new deadline extension)

Workshop Proposal Submission: 20th March 2010 (new deadline extension)

Tutorial Proposal Submission: 20th March 2010 (new deadline extension)

Notification of Acceptance: 28th May 2008 (new deadline extension)

Camera-ready Copy Due: 10th June 2010 (new deadline extension)

Conference dates: 5 - 7 October 2010 

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KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

Zbigniew Michalewicz, School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Adelaide, Australia

Alex Gammerman, Department of Computer Science, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK

Masoud Mohammadian, Faculty of Information Science and Engineering, University of Canberra: ACT, Australia



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CALL FOR PAPERS:

The abundance of information and increase in computing power currently enables researchers to tackle highly complicated and challenging computational problems. Solutions to such problems are now feasible using advances and innovations from the area of Artificial Intelligence. The general focus of the AIAI 2010 conference is to provide insights on how Artificial Intelligence may be applied in real world situations and serve the study, analysis and modelling of theoretical and practical issues. Also, research papers describing advanced prototypes, innovative systems, tools and techniques are encouraged. General survey papers indicating future directions and professional work-in-progress reports are of equal interest. Acceptance will be based on quality, originality and practical merit of the work.

Authors are invited to electronically submit original, English-language research contributions or experience reports. Submitted papers must present unpublished work, not being considered for publication in other journals or conferences.



SUBMISSIONS:



Regular Papers and Workshop Papers: The maximum length permitted is eight (8) pages, formatted according to Springer IFIP series instructions. The Programme Committee may reject papers exceeding this length. Authors are strongly encouraged to use the correct document style from the Springer IFIP website (http://www.springer.com/series/6102). This should be done for their initial submission, so that preparation of the final papers will be simplified. A fully electronic review process by three academic reviewers is planned for all submitted papers.

Full papers and workshop or tutorial proposals should be submitted electronically in postscript, pdf or word format. At least one author of each accepted paper is required to register and present the paper. Papers shall not be included in the proceedings if these requirements are not met, nor if the registration fee is not received until the camera-ready deadline. For further information related to the technical programme or other details on the conference, please contact the Organising Chair, Harris Papadopoulos, at H.Papadopoulos@frederick.ac.cy.



WORKSHOPS & TUTORIAL PROPOSALS:

Workshop proposals comprising original research papers on innovative or otherwise provocative issues within the conference topic areas are also encouraged. Workshops should be held simultaneously with the 6th IFIP AIAI conference. Submitted proposals should include a 2-3 page summary of the topic, including the names and affiliations of Programme Committee members and chairs. Also, the chairs of the workshops should arrange the publication of accepted papers. For questions regarding workshop proposals, please contact the Workshop Chair, Nicos Mateou, at NMateou@mod.gov.cy.

Proposals for 90-minute tutorials are also invited in areas within the conference's topics. Tutorial proposals must be 5 pages at most, identifying the intended audience and presenting enough material to provide a sense of what will be covered. For questions related to the tutorials please e-mail the Tutorials Chair, Tasos Sofokleous, at asofok@cs.ucy.ac.cy.



SPECIAL ISSUES:

Based on the reviewers' comments and on the presentation, and after a second peer review process, a number of selected papers will be published in a special issue of the International Journal on Artificial Intelligence Tools (IJAIT), World Scientific Publishing Co., Print ISSN: 0218-2130, Online ISSN: 1793-6349. 



TOPICS:

Suggested topics include, but are not limited to, the following:

Theoretical Advances

Machine Learning

Adaptive Control

Data FusionReasoning Methods

Knowledge Acquisition and Representation

Planning and Scheduling

Artificial Neural Networks

Expert Systems

Fuzzy Logic and Systems

Genetic Algorithms and Programming

Particle Swarm Optimisation

Bayesian Models

Knowledge Engineering

Data Mining and Information Retrieval

Decision Support Systems

Knowledge Management for e-Learning and Enterprise Portals

Intelligent Information Systems

Web- and Knowledge-Based Information Systems

Ontologies

Signal Processing Techniques and Knowledge Extraction

Computer Vision

Human-Machine Interaction / Presence

Learning and Adaptive Systems

Pattern Recognition

Signal and Image Processing

Speech and Natural Language Processing

Multimedia, Graphics and Artificial Intelligence

Multimedia Computing

Multimedia Ontologies

Smart Graphics

Colour/Image Analysis

Speech Synthesis

Trends in Computing

Accessibility and Computers

Affective Computing

Agent and Multi-Agent Systems

Autonomous and Ubiquitous Computing

Distributed AI Systems and Architectures

Grid-Based Computing

Intelligent Profiling and Personalisation

Robotics and Virtual Reality

Artificial Intelligence Applications

eBusiness, eCommerce, eHealth, eLearning

Engineering and Industry

Environmental Modelling

Finance

Telecommunications - Transportation

Crisis and Risk Management

Medical Informatics and Biomedical Engineering

Political Decision Making

Natural Language Processing

Planning and Resource Management

Project Management

Emerging Applications

Forensic Science

Other

AI and Ethical Issues

Evaluation of AI Systems

Social Impact of AI



ORGANISATION: 

General Co-Chairs:

Andreas S. Andreou, University of Cyprus and Cyprus University of Technology

Max Bramer, University of Portsmouth 



Program Committee Chair:

Lazaros Iliadis, Democritus University of Thrace 



Organising Chair:

Harris Papadopoulos, Frederick University



More information can be found at http://www.cs.ucy.ac.cy/aiai2010

We look forward to seeing you in Ayia Napa, Cyprus!

Andreas S. Andreou

Conference General Co-Chair