C A L L F O R P A P E R, WAC2000, Hawaii

Frank Hoffmann (fhoffman@cs.berkeley.edu)
Fri, 11 Jun 1999 05:19:05 +0200 (MET DST)

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Berkeley Initiative in Soft Computing (BISC)
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From: Masoud Nikravesh <MNikravesh@egi.utah.edu>
Reply-To: MNikravesh@egi.utah.edu
Subject: C A L L F O R P A P E R, WAC2000, Hawaii

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C A L L F O R P A P E R
NEW SESSION FOR ZIFIT SYMPOSIM
WAC2000, Hawaii

DEADLINE: JULY FIRST 1999.

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Dear Biscers

As you may know, the Zadeh Institute for Information Technology (ZIFIT)
was recently formed by a group of academics and corporate individuals.
We are planning a ZIFIT symposium in Maui in conjunction with WAC 2000
scheduled for June 11-16, 2000. The new area of research for
presentation
at the symposium include:

1. SOFT COMPUTING AND UNCERTAINTY ANALYSIS
2. SOFT COMPUTING AND EARTH SCINCES APPLICATIONS
(HTTP://CIT.EGI.UTAH.EDU)

If you are interested in giving a presentation or organizing a session
at this symposium, please inform us ASAP. The pundits predict a large
turnout and wonderful weather. Mo Jamshidi has promised a joyful
gathering which he invariably delivers. The following provides a short
fact sheet about WAC2000.

I Look forward to seeing you in Hawaii

Masoud Nikravesh, Associate Director
ZIFIT

cc:
Mori Anvari, Director
ZIFIT

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WAC 2000 FACT SHEET
June 11-16, 2000

See the web site http://ace.unm.edu/wac00

Some of the fields addressed in the Congress ...

Artificial Intelligence, Automation, Control, Financial Engineering,
Image Processing, Management, Manufacturing, Medical Imaging,
Multimedia,
Robotics and Soft Computing.

WAC 2000 will take place at the Outrigger Wailea Resort - a 20-acre
ocean front property in the heart of Wailea - arguably the most
beautiful
section of Maui - The most popular of all the major Isles of Hawaii.

Important Dates to Remember:

1) Submit a Paper ... by April 1, 1999
2) Organize a session ...by May 1, 1999
3) Organize a mini-symposium ... by June 1, 1999
4) Propose a tutorial ... by June 1, 1999
5) Propose a Panel Session ... by July 1, 1999
6) Exhibition Space ... by July 1, 1999
7) WAC/FIRA Robot Soccer Cup ... by Sept. 1, 1999
8) WAC Pre-Registration and Hotel/Condominium Reservation ... by March
1, 2000

WAC 2000 Anticipated Highlights and Social Events:

Over 750 technical presentations
Over 20 technical, financial and cultural tutorials
including money management, retirement planning, Hawaiian Food, Fruits
and Dance.
Over 5 Technical and cultural tours - WAC 2000 plans to organize
technical tours to the US Air Force facilities, including the
observatory, Maui
High Performance Computing Center, Maui Winery, etc.

WAC 2000 Talent Show - WAC 2000 plans to repeat a very popular social
event - the Talent Show in Maui.

WAC 2000 Awards and Dedication Banquet ... WAC 2000 will have a dinner
banquet honoring Dr. Joseph F. Engelberger - the Father of Robotics.

WAC 2000 East-West Dance Party ... WAC 2000, for the first time, is
arranging for live music from both East and West during the week of the
Congress. The feature musician is coming from Los Angeles.

WAC 2000 Golf Tournament ... WAC 2000 will have a golf tournament at
Maui Prince Hotel Courses.

Post WAC 2000 Cruise - WAC 2000 Travel Agency is also organizing a
3-day, 4-day or 7-day cruise ship trips originating from Honolulu after
the
Congress.

Come to one of the most enjoyable, technically and socially rewarding
meeting you have ever attended.

For more information, please contact Prof. Mo Jamshidi
(jamshidi@unm.edu)

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  Masoud Nikravesh.................Email: MNikravesh@egi.utah.edu
  Senior Staff Scientist...........URL: http://cit.egi.utah.edu
  Energy & Geoscience Institute....Tel: (801) 585-7013
  University of UTAH...............Fax: (801) 585-3540
  423 Wakara Way, Suit 300.........Tel: (801) 581-5126 (Main Office)
  Salt Lake City, Utah 84108.......URL: http://www.egi.utah.edu

Associate Director and Co-Founder: Zadeh Institute for Information Technology (ZIFIT)

Chair: BISC-Earth Sciences and BISC-Recognition Technology, BISC- University of California, Berkeley. ================================================================

CALL FOR PAPERS ================ Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering Special Issue: Intelligent Techniques for Earth Sciences Guest Editors: Masoud Nikravesh (EGI-Utah) Fred Aminzadeh (Fact Inc.) Honorary Guest Editor: Lotfi A. Zadeh (BISC-UC Berkeley) http://www.elsevier.com/locate/jpetscieng http://www.elsevier.com/homepage/news.htt?pubidt=503345&sarea=sad

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