AISB event Bulletin Item
CALL FOR TUTORIALS: Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, 3 Dec 2013, Dunedin, NEW ZEALAND
The Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AI'2013) conference committee invites proposals for the tutorial programme to be held on Tuesday 3 Dec 2013 immediately prior to the main technical programme of the AI'2013 (4-6 December 2013). The tutorials aim at providing conference attendees with an introduction to current research in a specific area of artificial intelligence. Tutorial topics include, but are not restricted to, the following topics listed at: http://ai2013.otago.ac.nz/call-for-papers/. Important Dates Proposal submission deadline: 01 July 2013 Proposal acceptance notification: 19 Aug 2013 Deadline for posting the tutorial call for participation: 26 Aug 2013 Provisional attendees list: 07 Oct 2013 Final list of attendees: 04 Nov 2013 Requirements for Tutorial Proposal (2 pages) The first page should contain the following information: * Concise title, abstract of the tutorial and tentative contents in syllabus-like form * Proposed duration (i.e. half day = 3 hours or full day = 2 x 3 hours) * Intended audience and prerequisite knowledge: what the attendees should already know The second page on background information on the presenter(s) should contain: * Names, affiliations, homepages, contact details and short biographies of presenter(s) * Information about previous tutorials (title, location, number of attendees, etc.) if any * Tutorial materials such as handouts or slides should be included if already available, but are not required for submission. All proposals should be submitted by the deadline, via e-mail, to the AI'13 tutorial chair: Lubica Benuskova firstname.lastname@example.org The selection of tutorials to be included in the final AI '13 programme will be based upon: scientific/technical interest of the topics, the quality of the proposal, balance of topics, and the capacity of the conference tutorial program. Authors of proposals addressing similar and/or overlapping content areas and/or audiences may be requested to merge their proposals. Responsibilities of AI'13 For successful proposals, AI'13 will be responsible for the followings: * Providing publicity for the tutorial series as a whole * Providing logistic support and a meeting place for the tutorial * AI'13 reserves the right to cancel any tutorial if too few attendees register for the tutorial to support its running costs.