Al-Rifaie on BBC

AISB Committee member and Research Fellow at Goldsmiths, University of London, Dr Mohammad Majid al-Rifaie was interviewed by the BBC (in Farsi) along with his colleague Mohammad Ali Javaheri Javid on the 6 November 2014. He was a...


Read More...

Rose wins the Loebne...

After 2 hours of judging at Bletchley Park, 'Rose' by Bruce Wilcox was declared the winner of the Loebner Prize 2014, held in conjunction with the AISB.  The event was well attended, film live by Sky News and the special guest jud...


Read More...

AISB Convention 2015

The AISB Convention is an annual conference covering the range of AI and Cognitive Science, organised by the Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour. The 2015 Convention will be held at the Uni...


Read More...

Yasemin Erden on BBC

AISB Committee member, and Philosophy Programme Director and Lecturer, Dr Yasemin J. Erden interviewed for the BBC on 29 October 2013. Speaking on the Today programme for BBC Radio 4, as well as the Business Report for BBC world N...


Read More...

Mark Bishop on BBC ...

Mark Bishop, Chair of the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour, appeared on Newsnight to discuss the ethics of ‘killer robots’. He was approached to give his view on a report raising questions on the et...


Read More...

AISB YouTube Channel

The AISB has launched a YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/AISBTube). The channel currently holds a number of videos from the AISB 2010 Convention. Videos include the AISB round t...


Read More...
012345

Notice

AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: International Congress on Case-Based Reasoning ICCBR 07

www.iccbr.org/iccbr07

Call for Papers ICCBR 07 
We apologize for multiple copies . 


Seventh International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning 
Belfast, Northern Ireland, 13-16 August 2007 
www.iccbr.org/iccbr07 

ICCBR and ECCBR are the premier international meetings on case-based reasoning. While ECCBR conferences are always held in Europe, previous ICCBR conferences have been held in Chicago, USA (2005), Trondheim, Norway (2003), Vancouver, Canada (2001), Seeon Monastery, Germany (1999), Providence, Rhode Island, USA (1997), and Sesimbra, Portugal (1995). The next ICCBR will be held in Belfast, Northern Ireland from the 13th to the 16th of August. 

In order to expand the frontiers of CBR as a scientific field, we would like to emphasize the connections between CBR and related areas, and to explore new problems and industrial solutions. For this reason, we will combine an industry program with the scientific and workshop programs. 


Important Dates 
============ 
Submission deadline: 14 February 2007 
Notification of acceptance: 05 April 2007 
Camera ready copy due: 05 May 2007 


Submission Topics 
============== 
The ICCBR'07 Program Committee invites submissions of original theoretical research, applied research, and deployed application papers on all aspects of Case-Based Reasoning. 
Example submission areas include, but are not limited to: 

 Case-based reasoning foundations 
 Conversational case-based reasoning 
 Textual case-based reasoning 
 Distributed case-based reasoning 
 Case-based reasoning and uncertainty 
 Case-based reasoning in design, diagnosis, health, law, education 
 Knowledge management in case-based reasoning, case and experience-based knowledge management 
 Case-based recommender systems 
 Fielded applications of case-based reasoning 
 Case and knowledge representation, acquisition, modeling, visualization, maintenance and management for CBR 
 CBR system design issues (e.g., indexing, retrieval, similarity assessment and adaptation) 
 Collaborative agent architectures involving CBR 
 Analogical reasoning, cognitive models, and creative reasoning approaches based on CBR 
 Formal, empirical, and psychological evaluations of CBR models and systems 
 Lazy-learning, instance-based learning and case-based learning 
 Case-based approaches to scheduling, design and robot navigation 
 Adaptive interfaces, user modeling, customization and personalization using CBR 
 CBR and knowledge discovery, data mining, text mining 
 CBR software reuse and engineering redesign 
 Explanations, Context, and confidence in CBR 
 Peer-to-Peer Networks and CBR 
 CBR in the Semantic Web 


Proceedings 
========== 
All accepted papers will appear in the conference proceedings published by Springer Verlag in the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence series. 


Review Criteria 
=========== 
Each submission must be identified as theoretical/methodological research, applied research, or deployed application paper and will be reviewed using criteria appropriate to its category. Because we understand that some papers may be in the borderline between two categories, we encourage authors to enter a second category if they feel appropriate. 

The criteria are as follows: 

Paper Category: Theoretical/Methodological research paper 
Review Criteria: Scientific significance; originality; technical quality; and clarity 

Paper Category: Applied research paper 
Review Criteria: Significance for advancing applications or promise for innovative commercial development; originality; technical quality; and clarity 

Paper Category: Deployed application paper 
Review Criteria: Demonstrated practical, social, environmental or economic significance; originality; treatment of issues of engineering, management & user acceptance; and clarity. 


Submission Format 
============== 
Papers MUST be submitted in Springer LNCS format, which is the format required for the final camera ready copy, with a maximum of 15 pages. Authors' instructions along with LaTeX and Word macro files are available on the web: 
http://www.springer.com/east/home/computer/lncs?SGWID=5-164-7-72376-0 

Authors of accepted papers are required to transfer their copyrights to Springer. All submissions are required to be in electronic format. 


Submission Procedure 
=============== 
Authors must submit a full paper by 14 February 2007. Submission instructions will be made available here: http://www.iccbr.org/iccbr07/submission.html 


Multiple Submission Policy 
================== 
Papers submitted to other conferences or journals must state this fact. If a paper will appear in another conference or journal, it must be withdrawn from ICCBR'07 before 30 March 2007. This restriction does not apply to papers appearing in proceedings of specialized workshops. 


Author Registration Policy 
================= 
In order for a paper to appear in the proceedings, at least one of the authors must register for the conference by the deadline for camera-ready copies (05 May 2007). 

People 
====== 

Program Chairs: 
Michael Richter, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany 
(richter@informatik.uni-kl.de) 
Rosina Weber, Drexel University, USA 
(rosina.weber@drexel.edu) 

Conference Chair: 
David Patterson, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland (wd.patterson@ulster.ac.uk) 

Workshop Program Chairs: 
David Wilson, University of North Carolina, USA (davils@uncc.edu) 
Deepak Khemani, IIT Madras, India (khemani@iitm.ac.in) 

Industry Program Chair: 
Thomas Roth-Berghofer, DFKI, Germany (Thomas@Roth-Berghofer.de) 

Program committee members are listed in the extended version of this call at http://www.iccbr.org/iccbr07/call.html