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AISB event Bulletin Item

2nd CALL FOR PAPERS: Formal Concept Analysis, 21-24 May 2013, Dresden, GERMANY

ICFCA 2013

ICFCA aims to bring together researchers and practitioners working on
theoretical or applied aspects of Formal Concept Analysis within major
related areas such as Mathematics and Computer and Information Sciences
and their diverse applications to fields like Software Engineering,
Linguistics, Life and Social Sciences, etc.

Main TOPICS include, but are not limited to:

* Formal Concept Analysis Theory
* Lattice Theory
* Lattice Drawing
* Philosophical Foundations
* FCA and Logic
* Conceptual Knowledge
* Concept Graphs
* FCA and Data Mining
* FCA and Learning
* Association Rules and Pattern Mining
* Analysis of Social Networks
* Data Mining on Web 2.0 and the Semantic Web
* Algorithms and Complexity Theory
* FCA and Software Engineering
* Other FCA applications



submission of abstracts: December 10, 2012

submission of full papers: December 17, 2012

notification of acceptance: February 15, 2013

camera ready copies due: March 8, 2013


The conference will be hosted by the Dresden University, Germany.
The conference will begin on Tuesday, May 21 and end on Friday, May 24
around 6pm.