Call for Papers

Ahmet T. Erdogan (erdogan@cf.ac.uk)
Fri, 28 Nov 1997 22:42:05 +0100 (MET)

-Call for Papers-
2nd INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON
INTELLIGENT MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS-IMS'98

Sakarya, Turkey
August 6-7, 1998

Organized by: Sakarya University, Department of
Industrial Engineering

Sponsors: IFSA (International Fuzzy System
Association)
University of Toronto
ATSO, BAYRAMIX, CAK ST. GRUP., CEMSAN
A.S., EBITAS,
FEDERAL ELEKTRIK, FRUEHAUF, GOOD YEAR, KOCAELI S.O.,
LIST2000, LUCAS, OTOYOL, SANGARI,
TEAS, TIRSAN, TOYOTA-SA, TUVASAS

Conference topics include but not limited to:

Agile manufacturing
Artificial intelligence technologies
Automation, CNC & robot programming languages,
Computational Intelligence, Computer vision, Decision
support systems, Data mining, Expert systems, Fuzzy logic,
Genetic algorithms, Intelligent agents in manufacturing,
Intelligent systems perspectives, Modeling & simulation,
Neural networks, Process technologies, Robotics,
Semiotics, Inspection and testing, Lean production,
Manufacturing systems engineering Manufacturing systems
/strategies Product design CAE/CAD/CAM, Group
Technologies, Work Planning Production planning /
scheduling / control CIM - Computer integrated
manufacturing, FMS - Flexible manufacturing systems Rapid
prototyping, Simultaneous engineering / Concurrent
engineering, Storage & retrieval systems, System design &
integration, Quality control / Reengineering, Virtual
manufacturing

Keynote Speaker: L.A. Zadeh
Invited Speakers: K. Hirota, A. Kandel, A. Kusiak, M.
Sugeno, I.B. Turksen Special session: Future of
automative industry 3 panel discussions: Trends in
Automation, Trends in Quality Control, Current State of
Fuzzy Technology for IMS Venue: The symposium will be held
in Esentepe Campus, Sakarya University, Adapazari/Turkey

Advisory Committee
I.CALLI (TR)
(SAU-Rector)
A.KANDEL (US)
M.A.EYLER (TR)
O.SAATCIOGLU (TR)
M.SUGENO (JP)
I.B.TURKSEN (CA)
G.ULUSOY (TR)
L.A.ZADEH (US)
E.H.MAMDANI (UK)

Conference Chairman
I.B.TURKSEN (CA)

Co-chairman
A.F.KONAR (TR)

Program Chair
H.TASKIN (TR)

Co-Chair
E.OZTEMEL (TR)

Local Organizer
G.CAGIL (TR)

International Program
Committee
M.S.AKSOY (TR)
O.BALCI (US)
J.BEZDEK (US)
I.H.CEDIMOGLU (TR)
Y.B.CENGIZ (TR)
C.DAGLI (US)
M.DINCMEN (TR)
H.DOGRUSOZ (TR)
O.ESEN (TR)
M.A.EYLER (TR)
F.FER (TR)
G.GENCYILMAZ (TR)
E.GIDE (AU)
C.GURER (TR)
K.HIROTA (JP)
B.KAFTANOGLU (TR)
Y.KANBAK (TR),
A.KANDEL (US)
M.KANSU (TR)
A.S.KIRAN (US)
O.KIRCA (TR)
C.KUBAT (TR)
S.KUNDU (US)
A.KUSIAK (CA)
E.H.MAMDANI (UK)
M.MUKAIDONO (JP)
I.OR (TR)
M.ORAL (TR)
T.OREN (TR)
M.OZBAYRAK (TR)
E.OZTEMEL (TR)
D.T.PHAM (UK)
G.RZEVSKI (US)
L.ROCHA (US)
O.SAATCIOGLU (TR)
F.SOLIMAN (AU)
M.SUGENO (JP)
H.TASKIN (TR)
H.TANAKA (JP)
B.TOPAL (TR)
O.TORKUL (TR)
R.TRAPPL (AT)
E.TURE (TR)
I.B.TURKSEN (CA)
G.ULUSOY (TR)
A.VELLA (UK)
H.R.YAZGAN (TR)
N.YETIS (TR)
L.A. ZADEH (US)

Exhibition: There will be facilities for companies dealing
with information technologies and manufacturing

Additional Special Sessions:
The conference will feature several special sessions,
tutorials and invited sessions. If you are interested in
organizing any of these please contact Prof.Dr. I.Burhan
Turksen

Submission Format:
Submission of papers are welcomed on the topics outlined
above. Once the abstracts are accepted, five copies of
full papers in English should be received by the symposium
secreteriat by 15st of April, 1998. The paper should be
structured as follows:
First page: title, authors, mailing address of each
author, telephone and
fax numbers, e-mail address
Second page: title authors, 200 word abstract, and the
submission area Third and succeeding pages: title, max
ten pages, figures and references

Paper acceptance:

The summary of the paper in more than 250 words has to be
submitted to the
address given below no later than 30.12.1997.

The papers will be evaluated by the International
Programme Committee. Each accepted paper must be
presented within a 20 minutes period and the manuscript
must be accompanied by a paid registration. All conference
participant, excluding invited persons, must pay the
conference registration fee and their own travel expenses.

Submission Addresses

For Further information contact
turksen@drill.me.utoronto.ca (Burhan Turksen, Conference
Chairman) taskin@esentepe.sau.edu.tr (Harun Taskin,
Program Chair) zis98@esentepe.sau.edu.tr (Symposium
Address) or
http://www.sau.edu.tr/en/announcements/ims98.html

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message-------------- > Doš.Dr. Ercan Íztemel
Tubitak-Marmara Research Center Information Technology
Research Institute Artificial Intelligence Group Tel:
Turkey- (262) 6412300 ext. 4742 Fax: Turkey- (262)
6412309 Email: eomam@mam.gov.tr

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