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AISB event Bulletin Item

CALL FOR SYSTEM DEMONSTRATIONS: Conference on Prestigious Applications of Intelligent Systems,20 - 21 August 2014, Prague, CZECH REPUBLIC


The PAIS 2014 Programme Committee invites system demonstrations for presentation at the 8th 
International Conference on the Prestigious Applications of Intelligent Systems - a subconference 
of the 21st European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI 2014). PAIS is the largest 
showcase in Europe of real applications using AI technology.

 The System Demonstrations track provides AI researchers and practitioners with an opportunity 
to demonstrate impressive and innovative systems. We invite applications for demonstrations of a 
non-commercial nature from universities, research institutes and industry. Commercial demos may 
incur extra fees for booth usage.

 A submission includes:

 * A 150-word summary of the demonstration in plain text. 

* An obligatory 2-page system and demonstration description formatted according to the ECAI 
submission instructions. If the demo is accepted, these short papers will be published in the 
official proceedings. Details of the ECAI 2014 formatting style will be made available at 

* A short video (less than 5 minutes) showing that a working system exists and that convinces 
the programme committee that it is exciting, innovative and relevant, and deserves to be 
highlighted at the conference.
* A demo storyboard consisting of a detailed description of the demo, including images or 
slides depicting the various stages of the demo. If the video shows the demonstration, then 
a separate storyboard is not required.

 * A detailed description of hardware and software requirements, such as space, power supplies, 
etc. Demonstrators are encouraged to be flexible in their requirements.
Based on the recommendations made by the reviewers and a separate award committee, one of the 
accepted system demonstrations will receive the BEST PAIS DEMO AWARD.

System demo submission: 1 March 2014
 Author feedback: 14-18 April 2014
 Notification of acceptance/rejection: 9 May 2014
 Camera-ready copy due: 30 May 2014

 The proceedings of PAIS14 will be included in ECAI'14 and will be published by IOS Press.

 PAIS14/ECAI14 will be held in the beautiful and historic city of Prague, the capital of the 
Czech Republic. With excellent opportunities for sightseeing and gastronomy, Prague promises to 
be a wonderful venue for a memorable conference.

 PAIS14 Conference Chairs:
 Gerhard Friedrich, Universitaet Klagenfurt, Austria 
Barry OSullivan, University College Cork, Ireland