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AISB event Bulletin Item

FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS: 9th International Conference on Concept Lattices and Their Applications, Oct 11-14, 2012, Fuengirola (Mlaga), SPAIN

**** Abstract submission deadline: June 22, 2012 ****
**** Paper submission deadline: June 29, 2012 ****


CLA is an international conference dedicated to formal concept analysis (FCA) and areas closely 
related to FCA such as data mining, information retrieval, knowledge management, data and knowledge 
engineering, logic, algebra and lattice theory. CLA provides a forum for researchers, practitioners,
and students. The program of CLA consists of invited plenary talks, regular talks, and poster 
sessions. We solicit papers in all areas relevant to the theory and applications of FCA.


Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

* Concept Lattices and related structures
* Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
* Knowledge Engineering and Ontology Engineering
* Association Rules, Itemsets and Data Dependencies
* Attribute Implications
* Algorithms for Concept Lattices and Complexity
* Visualization
* Data Preprocessing
* Redundancy and Dimensionality Reduction
* Information Retrieval
* Classification and Clustering
* Pattern Recognition
* Applications of Concept Lattices


Papers of up to twelve pages may be submitted in PDF or Postscript formats. For each paper, an 
abstract must be submitted by June 22, 2012.
The submission is done via

Authors are requested to follow the formatting instructions for the Springer LNCS style, see

Papers will be judged based on their technical merits, originality, relevance to areas of interest,
and presentation clarity. Papers should describe original work that has not been published before,
is not under review elsewhere, and will not be submitted elsewhere during the CLA 2012 review period.

Accepted papers will be published in the CLA proceedings (with ISBN). There are also plans for 
organizing CLA 2012 post-proceedings as a special issue of a well-established journal.


Abstract submission: June 22, 2012
Paper submission: June 29, 2012
Notification of acceptance/rejection: August 27, 2012 Camera-ready papers due: September 16, 2012
Conference: October 11-14, 2012


Uta Priss (Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences, Wolfenbttel, Germany) Laszlo Szathmary 
(University of Debrecen, Hungary)


Jaume Baixeries
Radim Belohlavek
Sadok Ben Yahia
Karell Bertet
Franois Brucker
Claudio Carpineto
Pablo Cordero
Felix Distel
Florent Domenach
Mireille Ducasse
Ramon Fuentes-Gonzalez
Cynthia Vera Glodeanu
Marianne Huchard Vassilis Kaburlasos Mehdi Kaytoue Stanislav Krajci Marzena Kryszkiewicz Sergei 
Kuznetsov Jess Medina-Moreno Rokia Missaoui Amedeo Napoli Lhouari Nourine Sergei Obiedkov Jan 
Outrata Pascal Poncelet Camille Roth Baris Sertkaya Henry Soldano Gerd Stumme Petko Valtchev


Manuel Ojeda-Aciego (Universidad de Mlaga, Spain)


Pablo Cordero (Universidad de Mlaga, Spain) Inma P Cabrera (Universidad de Mlaga, Spain)


Radim Belohlavek (Palacky University, Olomouc, Czech Republic) Sadok Ben Yahia (Facult des 
Sciences de Tunis, Tunisia) Jean Diatta (Universit de la Runion, France) Peter Eklund (University
of Wollongong, Australia) Sergei O. Kuznetsov (State University Higher School of Economics, Moscow,
Russia)Michel Liquire (LIRMM, Montpellier, France) Engelbert Mephu Nguifo (LIMOS, Clermont-Ferrand,France)