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AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: NICSO 2007 - Nature Inspired Cooperative Strategies for Optimization


NICSO 2007 - International Workshop on Nature Inspired Cooperative
Strategies for Optimization

Acireale, Italy, November 8-10 2007

NICSO 2007 is the second edition of the International Workshop on Nature Inspired Cooperative Strategies for Optimization and it aims are to give a deeper investigation and a vigorous exchange of ideas about emerging research areas in *cooperative* problem solving strategies.

The accepted papers will be published in the book series on *STUDIES IN COMPUTATIONAL INTELLIGENCE*, SPRINGER-VERLAG. The length of each contribution will not exceed 12 pages.

The authors of the best accepted papers will be invited to revise and adapt their contribution for the publication in *NATURAL COMPUTING Journal*.

NICSO 2007 plenary speakers are *Marco DORIGO* (Swarm-bots: An Experiment in Swarm Robotics) and *Roberto BATTITI* (Reactive Search: Adaptive on-line Self-Tuning for Optimization).

New extended deadline was fixed to next September, 15.

For details see http://www.dmi.unict.it/nicso2007/

Natalio Krasnogor, Giuseppe Nicosia, Mario Pavone and David Pelta - NICSO 2007 Co-Chairs