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AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: The 1st International Conference on Advanced Intelligence (ICAI-08)

The 1st International Conference on Advanced Intelligence (ICAI-08)
October 19-22, 2008
Beijing, China

Deadline of Paper Submission: April 1, 2008
Acceptance Notification: June 1, 2008
Camera-ready Paper Submission: July 10, 2008

Call for Papers
Having experienced more than 50 years' research and development, Artificial 
Intelligence is now stepping into a new era that can be symbolized as 
Advanced Intelligence. Typical features for Advanced Intelligence include at 
least (1) Close interactions and coordination between Natural Intelligence 
and Artificial Intelligence, (2) The frontiers in both Artificial 
Intelligence and Natural Intelligence, (3) Large-scale Distributed 
Intelligence and Web Intelligence. In response to these new features and 
demands, the International Conferences on Advanced Intelligence (ICAI) was 
collectively initiated through the representatives from five continents in 
Beijing on August 1, 2006. It was decided that ICAI be a serial conference 
held every other year, starting from the year of 2008.

ICAI-08 provides a leading international forum for the sharing of original 
research results and practical development experiences among researchers and 
application developers from all areas related to the Advanced Intelligence.

Paper Submission
Papers should be no longer than 10 pages including all tables, figures, and 
references but excluding a cover page. All papers should be sent 
electronically (preferably in PDF) to the Easychair paper management system 
through the web site. All paper submissions will 
be peer reviewed. Accepted papers will be published via Springer in the 
conference proceedings in the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 
series (pending). The proceedings will be available at the conference. At 
least one author of an accepted paper must register at the conference and 
present the paper at the conference. A selected number of the conference 
accepted papers will be expanded and revised for possible inclusion in 
"Knowledge and Information Systems: An International Journal" 
( by Springer. ICAI Best Paper Awards will be 
conferred at the conference on the authors of (1) the best research paper 
and (2) the best application paper.

Chinese Association for Artificial Intelligence (CAAI)

European Coordinating Committee for Artificial Intelligence (ECCAI)
French Association for Artificial Intelligence (AFIA)
The Institute of Control, Robotics and Systems, Korea (ICROS)

Japanese Society of Artificial Intelligence (JSAI)

Conference Honorary Chairs
Alan Bundy (UK)
Makoto Nagao (Japan)
Wenjun Wu (China)
Lotfi Zadeh (USA)

International Advisory Board Chairs
Hyungsuck Cho (Korea)
Aike Guo (China)
Benjamin Wah (USA)
Xuyan Tu (China)
Fuji Ren (Japan)

Prof. Nick Cercone (Canada)
Prof. Yixin Zhong (China)

Prof. Zhongzhi Shi (China)
Prof. Werner Horn (Austria)
Prof. Xindong Wu (USA)

Prof. Huacan He (China)
Prof. Shiyin Qin (China)
Prof. Feiyue Wang (USA)
Xiaoming Hu (Sweden)

General Secretary
Prof.Junping Du (China)
Weining Wang (China)