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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PARTICIPATION: "Computational Creativity", 27-29 April 2011, MEXICO

Mexico City, Mexico

Keynote speaker:  George E. Lewis, Columbia University
        (abstract online)

Full list of accepted papers now online.

Full list of Show and Tell demos now online.


General Chair:
     Graeme Ritchie, University of Aberdeen

Program Chair:
     Dan Ventura, Brigham Young University

Local Chair:
     Rafael P??rez y P??rez, Universidad Aut??noma Metropolitana - Cuajimalpa

Publicity Chair:
     Nick Montfort, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Senior Program Committee:
     Pablo Gerv??s, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
     Fox Harrell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
     Mary Lou Maher, University of Sydney
     Alison Pease, University of Edinburgh
     Geraint Wiggins, Goldsmiths, University of London

Program Committee:
     John Barnden, University of Birmingham
     David Brown, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
     Win Burleson, Arizona State University
     F. Am??lcar Cardoso, Universidade de Coimbra
     John Gero, George Mason University
     Ashok Goel, Georgia Institute of Technology
     Paulo Gomes, Universidade de Coimbra
     Kaz Grace, University of Sydney
     Kyle Jennings, University of California, Berkeley
     Robert Keller, Harvey Mudd College
     Brian Magerko, Georgia Institute of Technology
     Ramon L??pez de M??ntaras, IIIA-CSIC
     Ruli Manurung, University of Indonesia
     David C. Moffat, Glasgow Caledonian University
     Diarmuid O'Donoghue, National University of Ireland
     Sarah Rauchas, Goldsmiths, University of London
     Mark Riedl, Georgia Institute of Technology
     Juan Romero, Universidade da Coru??a
     Rob Saunders, University of Sydney
     Ricardo Sosa, Tecnologico de Monterrey
     Carlo Strapparava, Istituto per la Ricerca Scientifica e Tecnologica