FSKD'02-ICONIP'02-SEAL'02 First Call for Papers

From: ICONIP '02-SEAL '02-FSKD'02 (nef@ntu.edu.sg)
Date: Mon Dec 10 2001 - 21:49:56 MET

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       International Conference on Fuzzy Systems and Knowledge Discovery
                              (FSKD'02)
        9th International Conference on Neural Information Processing
                             (ICONIP'02)
        4th Asia-Pacific Conference on Simulated Evolution And Learning
                              (SEAL'02)
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                    November 18 - 22, 2002, Singapore
                     http://www.ntu.edu.sg/home/nef
                           
                             Organized by:
               School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
                 Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

                             Sponsored by:
                    Asia-Pacific Neural Network Assembly
                      SEAL & FSKD Steering Committees
                             Lee Foundation

                          In Co-Operation with:
                       IEEE Neural Network Council
                   International Neural Network Society
                      European Neural Network Society
                                SPIE

                           CALL FOR PAPERS
                           ---------------

    FSKD'02, ICONIP'02, and SEAL'02 will be jointly held in Singapore from
    November 18 to 22, 2002. The conferences will not only feature the
    most up-to-date research results in neural information processing,
    evolutionary computation, fuzzy systems, and knowledge discovery, but
    also promote cross-fertilization over these exciting and yet closely-
    related areas. Registration to any one of the conferences will entitle
    a participant to the technical sessions and the proceedings of all
    three conferences, as well as the conference banquet, buffet lunches,
    and a tour to one of the major attractions in Singapore.

    About Singapore
    ---------------
    Located at one of the most important crossroads of the world,
    Singapore is truly a place where East and West come together. Here you
    will find Chinese, Indian, and Malay communities living together,
    their long established cultures forming a unique backdrop to a clean
    and modern garden city. English is spoken everywhere and is the common
    business language of all. Few places on earth promise such a delight
    for the palate, with gourmet cuisine from over 30 countries. Exotic
    resorts of Malaysia and Indonesia are only a short bus/ferry ride
    away.

    Submission of Papers
    --------------------
    Authors are invited to submit electronic files (postscript, pdf or
    Word format) through the conference home page. A selected number
    of accepted papers will be expanded and revised for possible
    inclusion in edited books and peer-reviewed journals, such as
    "Soft Computing" and "Knowledge and Information Systems: An
    International Journal" by Springer-Verlag.

    Special Sessions
    ----------------
    The conferences will feature special sessions on specialized topics
    to encourage in-depth discussions. One organizer of each successfully
    organized special session with at least 6 papers will enjoy a 50%
    discount on the conference registration fee. To propose a special
    session, email the session title, contact information of the
    organizer(s), and a short description on the theme and topics covered
    by the session to Xin Yao, Special Sessions Chair (x.yao@cs.bham.ac.uk),

    with a copy to Lipo Wang, General Chair (Cc: elpwang@ntu.edu.sg).

    Sponsorship
    -----------
    The conferences will offer product vendors a sponsorship package
    and/or an opportunity to interact with conference participants.
    Product demonstration and exhibition can also be arranged. For more
    information, please visit the conference website or contact
    Tong Seng Quah, Sponsorship/Exhibition Chair (itsquah@ntu.edu.sg),
    with a copy to Lipo Wang, General Chair (Cc: elpwang@ntu.edu.sg).

    Keynote Speakers (more will be confirmed later)
    ----------------
    Shun-ichi Amari, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Japan
    David Fogel, Natural Selection, Inc., USA
    Xin Yao, The University of Birmingham, UK
    Lotfi A. Zadeh, University of California, USA

    Important Dates
    ---------------
            Paper/Summary Deadline : April 30, 2002
            Notification of Acceptance : July 15, 2002
            Camera-Ready Copy Due : August 15, 2002

    Honorary Conference Chairs
    --------------------------
            Shun-ichi Amari, Japan
            Hans-Paul Schwefel, Germany
            Lotfi A. Zadeh, USA

    International Advisory Board
    ----------------------------
            Sung-Yang Bang, Korea
            Meng Hwa Er, Singapore
            David Fogel, USA
            Toshio Fukuda, Japan
            Tom Gedeon, Australia
            Zhenya He, China
            Mo Jamshidi, USA
            Nikola Kasabov, New Zealand
            Sun-Yuan Kung, USA
            Tong Heng Lee, Singapore
            Erkki Oja, Finland
            Nikhil R. Pal, India
            Enrique H. Ruspini,USA
            Harcharan Singh, Singapore
            Ah Chung Tsoi, Australia
            Shiro Usui, Toyohashi, Japan
            Lei Xu, China
            Benjamin W. Wah, USA
            Donald C. Wunsch II, USA
            Xindong Wu, USA
            Youshou Wu, China
            Yixin Zhong, China
            Jacek M. Zurada, USA

    Advisor
    -------
            Alex C. Kot, Singapore

    General Chair
    -------------
            Lipo Wang, Singapore

    Program Co-Chairs
    -----------------
            ICONIP'02:
                    Kunihiko Fukushima, Japan
                    Soo-Young Lee, Korea
                    Jagath C. Rajapakse, Singapore
            SEAL'02:
                    Takeshi Furuhashi, Japan
                    Jong-Hwan Kim, Korea
                    Kay Chen Tan, Singapore
            FSKD'02:
                    Saman Halgamuge, Australia
            Special Sessions:
                    Xin Yao, UK

    Finance Chair
    -------------
            Charoensak Charayaphan, Singapore

    Local Arrangement Chair
    -----------------------
            Meng Hiot Lim, Singapore

    Proceedings Chair
    -----------------
            Farook Sattar, Singapore

    Publicity Chair
    ---------------
            Chunru Wan, Singapore

    Sponsorship/Exhibition Chair
    ----------------------------
            Tong Seng Quah, Singapore

    Tutorial Chair
    --------------
            P. N. Suganthan, Singapore

    For More Information
    --------------------
    Please visit the conference home page or contact:
            Lipo Wang, ICONIP'02-SEAL'02-FSKD'02 General Chair
          School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
            Nanyang Technological University
            Block S2, 50 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798
            Email: elpwang@ntu.edu.sg
          Phone: +65 790 6372

    Conference Secretariat
    ----------------------
            ICONIP'02-SEAL'02-FSKD'02 Secretariat
          Conference Management Center/CCE, NTU
            Administration Annex Building #04-06
            42 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639815
            Email: nef@ntu.edu.sg
            Fax: +65 793 0997

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