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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR PAPERS: International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Cognition, December 3rd, 2013, Turin, ITALY

 Submission deadline: September 21st, 2013

 Workshop of AI*IA 2013, 25th Year Anniversary, Turin, Italy
 XIII Conference of the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence


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 The collaboration between Cognitive Science and Artificial Intelligence had
 a strong impact for both the disciplines. In AI this partnership has
 driven to the realization of intelligent systems based on plausible models
 of human cognition. In turn, in cognitive science, the partnership allowed
 the development of cognitive models and architectures (based on
 information processing, on representations and their manipulation etc.),
 providing greater understanding on human thinking.

 The AI and Cognition workshop 2013 (AIC 2013) aims at putting together
 researchers coming from different domains (e.g., artificial intelligence,
 cognitive science, computer science, engineering, philosophy, social
 sciences, etc.) working on the interdisciplinary field of cognitively
 inspired artificial systems. Both papers spotlighting theoretical issues
 and experimental research in the field are welcome. The submission of
 papers regarding the presentation of realized or under-development
 cognitively inspired systems and/or applications is encouraged.

 We also particularly welcome papers raising challenging questions,
 innovative ideas and out of the box thinking and which, as a consequence,
 can help to promote interesting discussions at the workshop.

 Participation of younger researchers and the submission of research
 papers also at early stage of work is encouraged as well.


 Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

 - Knowledge Representation and Cognition (e.g. Neural Networks models,
 Ontologies and representation of common sense etc.)
 - Cognitive Architectures (e.g. SOAR, ACT-R) and Cognitive modelling
 for Artificial Systems
 - B.I.C.A. (Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures) and systems
 - Cognitive Robotics
 - Evaluation of cognitively driven AI systems compared with other AI
 - Cognition and Semantic Web
 - Methodological open questions on AI and Cognition
 - Automated reasoning: deductive, probabilistic, diagnostic,
 causal and analogical inference
 - Historical and theoretical relation among Cognitive Science and
 Artificial Intelligence
 - Knowledge discovery and acquisition
 - Modelling of human learning and knowledge acquisition in complex domains
 - Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing & Understanding
 - Logic and Reasoning
 - Evolutionary Computation
 - Cognitively inspired Machine Learning
 - Computational Theories of Learning
 - Decision Support Systems


 - September 21st, 2013: Paper submission deadline
 - October 21st, 2013: Notification of acceptance
 - October, 31st, 2013: Early registration
 - November 4th, 2013: Final manuscripts due
 - December 3rd, 2013: Workshop date


 All papers must present original and unpublished work that is not
 currently under review. Papers will be evaluated according to their
 significance, originality, technical content and relevance to the
 workshop. We welcome the following types of contributions:

 - Full research papers (up to 8-12 pages)
 - Short research papers (up to 4-6 pages)
 - Position statements (up to 2-4 pages)

 All submissions must be written in English and must be formatted
 according to the information for LNCS Authors:

 Please submit your contributions electronically in PDF format to EasyChair:


 Accepted papers will be included in the workshop proceedings published
 on-line by CEUR Workshop Proceedings (, with ISSN.

 At least one author of each accepted paper is expected to attend the
 workshop to present the paper and should then register to the AI*IA


 Selected and updated papers of AIC 2013 will be published in a Special
 Issue of the Connection Science Journal


 which is ISI, SCOPUS and DBLP indexed.


 - Christian Freksa, University of Bremen, Germany
 - Orazio Miglino, University of Napoli Federico II and ISTC-CNR, Italy


 Antonio Lieto, University of Torino, Italy
 Marco Cruciani, University of Trento, Italy


 Bruno Bara, University of Torino, Italy
 Cristiano Castelfranchi, ISTC-CNR, Italy
 Rosaria Conte, ISTC-CNR, Italy
 Roberto Cordeschi, University La Sapienza, Italy
 David Danks, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
 Marcello Frixione, University of Genova,Italy
 Salvatore Gaglio, University of Palermo and ICAR-CNR, Italy
 Aldo Gangemi, ISTC-CNR, Italy, and LIPN University Paris13-CNRS, France
 Ismo Koponen, University of Helsinki, Finland
 Othalia Larue, University du Quebec a Montreal, Canada
 Leonardo Lesmo, University of Torino, Italy
 Diego Marconi, University of Torino, Italy
 Orazio Miglino, University of Napoli Federico II, Italy
 Alessandro Oltramari, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
 Fabio Paglieri, ISTC-CNR, Italy
 Alessio Plebe, University of Messina, Italy
 Alessandro Saffiotti, Orebro University, Sweden
 Pietro Terna, University of Torino, Italy


 If you have any questions regarding the workshop please send an e-mail
 to: or to

 Workshop web site: