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AISB event Bulletin Item

CF Participation: AISB C onvention 2008 - Communication, Interaction and Social Intelligence

Call For Participation
AISB Convention, Aberdeen UK, April 1-4

The AISB convention is an annual event organised as a number of
collocated symposia loosely organised around a theme, and interspersed
with invited plenary talks and poster sessions. The theme for the 2008
convention is "Communication, Interaction and Social Intelligence".

- The Reign of Catz & Dogz; The Second AISB symposium on the role of
virtual creatures in a computerised society
- Affective Language in Human and Machine
- Persuasive Technology
- Behaviour Regulation in Multi-agent Systems
- Brain Computer Interfaces and Human Computer Interaction
- Agent cognitive ability and orders of emergence
- Style in text: creative generation and identification of authorship
- Logic and the Simulation of Interaction and Reasoning
- Multimodal Output Generation
- Swarm Intelligence Algorithms and Applications
- Computing and Philosophy
- Intelligent Agents and Services for Smart Environments

Invited Speakers: Jon Oberlander, Rosaria Conte, Justine Cassell,
Luciano Floridi

Early Registration Deadline: 10 March