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CFP: ICES 2008 International Conference of Evolvable Systems
Dear Colleague We would like to invite you to submit a paper to ICES 2008 The 8th International Conference of Evolvable Systems: From Biology to Hardware which will be held in Prague, September 21-24, 2008. http://www.fit.vutbr.cz/events/ices2008 Keynote speakers: Jordan Pollack - A new approach to machine embryogenesis Krishnendu Chakrabarty - Automated Design of Microfluidic Biochips: Connecting Biochemistry to Electronic System Design Jaroslav Flegr - Postneodarwinistic theories of biological evolution - From selfish gene to frozen evolution Topics to be covered include, but are not limited to: Evolutionary hardware design Evolutionary circuit diagnostics and testing Self-reconfiguring/repairing and fault tolerant systems Co-evolution of hybrid systems Generative and developmental approaches Embryonic hardware Hardware/software co-evolution Intrinsic and extrinsic evolution Real-world applications of evolvable hardware On-line hardware evolution MEMS and nanotechnology in evolvable hardware Evolutionary robotics Formal models for bio-inspired hardware systems Adaptive computing Novel devices/testbeds/tools for evolvable hardware Prospective authors are cordially invited to submit original papers using the electronic submission form on the conference web page. Papers should be written in English with a twelve page maximum in the LNCS format. Please identify the contact author with complete contact information. All accepted papers will be included in the conference proceedings. Important dates: Deadline for submissions: March 19, 2008 Notification of acceptance: April 30, 2008 Camera-ready deadline: May 30, 2008 Organization: General Chair: Greg Hornby, UC Santa Cruz/NASA Ames Program Co-chairs: Lukas Sekanina, Brno University of Technology Pauline C. Haddow, Norwegian University of Science and Technology Publicity Chair: Giovanni Squillero, Politecnico di Torino Local Organizing Committee: R. Ruzicka and L. Sekanina, Brno University of Technology M. Zeithamlova, Action M Agency (http://www.action-m.com/) The ICES 2008 conference is organized by the Faculty of Information Technology, Brno University of Technology. For further information please visit the ICES 2008 web site or contact Lukas Sekanina Faculty of Information Technology Brno University of Technology Bozetechova 2, 612 66 Brno Czech Republic phone: +420 54114 1215 fax: +420 54114 1270 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or Greg Hornby e-mail: email@example.com We kindly ask you to accept our apologies if you receive this call more than once.