Extended Deadline ISAI/IFIS 96

Rogelio Soto (rsoto@campus.mty.itesm.mx)
Wed, 8 May 1996 13:45:32 +0200


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IX INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

Call for Papers
ISAI/IFIS
http://www-cia.mty.itesm.mx/isai/isai.html

Industrial Fuzzy Control and
Intelligent Systems:

Mexico-USA Collaboration in
Intelligent Systems Technologies

November 12-15, 1996
Sheraton Cancun Resort & Towers

Cancun, Mexico

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The Ninth International Symposium on Artificial
Intelligence in joint cooperation with the Sixth
International Conference on Industrial Fuzzy Control
& Intelligent Systems will be held in Cancun, Mexico
on November 12-15, 1996.

Papers from all countries are sought that
(1) Present applications of artificial intelligence
technology to the solution of problems in industry,
business and related areas;
(2) Address the issue of transferring AI Technology;
(3) Describe research on innovative AI techniques
to accomplish such applications (theoretical papers
will be considered).

Areas of application include but are not limited to:
manufacturing, automation, control systems, planning,
design, production, distribution, marketing, human
resources, finance, stock exchange, international
business, environmental control, underwriting, legal
aspects, communication media, decision support,
digital system design.

Technology transfer includes but is not limited to:
strategies for introducing and institutionalizing
AI technology, human resources development in AI,
justification of AI projects, cooperation programs,
sociotechnical impact of AI technology.

AI techniques include but are not limited to:
knowledge-based systems, expert systems, neural
networks, fuzzy systems, genetic algorithms,
automated reasoning, computer vision, robotics,
natural language, cognitive systems, multimedia,
knowledge engineering, computer-human interfaces,
machine learning, knowledge representation.

TUTORIALS
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Intellimedia: Intelligent Multimedia Interfaces,
Wolfgang Wahlster, DFKI.

Fuzzy Robotics
Kaoru HIROTA, Tokyo Institute of Technology.

INVITED SPEAKERS
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will be invited presentations from leading
researchers in the field.

Keynote Addresses are:

- Lotfi Zadeh
- Michio Sugeno
- Wolfgang Wahlster
- Benjamin Kuipers
- Ofelia Cervantes
- Kaoru Hirota

PANEL
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Technology Transfer of Fuzzy Logic and AI

- Lotfi Zadeh
- Michio Sugeno
- Randy Goebel
- Benjamin Kuipers
- Kaoru Hirota
- Ofelia Cervantes



SUBMISSION OF PAPERS

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Authors wishing to submit a paper should send five
copies written in English to:

Rogelio Soto / Jose M. Sanchez, Program Chairs
Centro de Inteligencia Artificial, ITESM,
Sucursal de Correos J, Monterrey, N.L. 64849, Mexico.
Phone:
(52-8) 328-4197
Telefax: (52-8) 328-4189
Net address: rsoto@campus.mty.itesm.mx
Paper submission: isai@cia.mty.itesm.mx

The paper should specify the area and technique
to which it belongs. Papers will be evaluated
with respect to their originality, correctness,
clarity and relevance. Use a serif type font,
size 10, single-spaced with a maximum of 10 pages
(single column) or 8 pages (double column).
Include your e-mail, fax and phone number.
Papers in postscript files will be accepted
by electronic mail. Conference papers must
be presented in site by the author/co-author.




PRESENTATION

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Details of presentation formats are given below:

The general principles applying to all are:
- All communication will be with the principal
presenter who is responsible for communicating
with co-presenters of that session.
- The conference will attempt to secure all
equipment needed, presenters may need to
provide their own.
- All presenters must pay the registration fee.



PUBLICATION

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Accepted papers will be published by
Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores
de Monterrey, Center for Artificial Intelligence Proceedings.
Selected papers will be published in a special
issue of the Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems.



DEADLINES (Extended)

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Papers submission:........................May 31, 1996
Notification of acceptance:...............July 31, 1996
Camera Ready Copies.......................August 30, 1996




SUBMISSION & INQUIRIES ADDRESS

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Rogelio Soto/Jose M. Sanchez, Programs Chairs
Centro de Inteligencia Artificial, ITESM
Sucursal de Correos "J", Monterrey, N.L., 64849, Mexico
Phone:(+52-8) 328-4197
Telefax: (+52-8) 328-4189
Net address: rsoto@campus.mty.itesm.mx
Paper submission: isai@cia.mty.itesm.mx




ACCOMMODATION

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Sheraton Cancun Resort & Towers
Rate: $85 USD + Tax (10%) per night (single or double room)
Phone:(+52-988) 3-19-88

800-325-3535 (USA and Canada)

91-800-90-325 (Mexico)
Fax: (+52-988) 5-02-04
Telex:733-39 SHCUME




GENERAL INFORMATION

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Moraima Campbell, Publicity Chair
Leticia Rodriguez, Local Arrangements and Finance Chair
Centro de Inteligencia Artificial, ITESM
Sucursal de Correos "J", Monterrey, N.L., 64849, Mexico
Phone: (+52-8) 328-4182
Telefax: (+52-8) 328-4189
Net address: mcampbel@campus.mty.itesm.mx (general information)

lrodrig@campus.mty.itesm.mx (registration information)



SUPPORTERS

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The Conference is sponsored by the
- ITESM (Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios
Superiores de Monterrey and
- Center for Fuzzy Logic, Robotics, and Intelligent Systems, Texas A&M
Univ.

in cooperation with the
- International Joint Conferences on Artificial Intelligence Inc.
- American Association for Artificial Intelligence
- Canadian Society for Computational Studies of Intelligence
- European Coordinating Committee for Artificial Intelligence
- International Association of Knowledge Engineers
- Sociedad Mexicana de Inteligencia Artificial




ORGANIZATION

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GENERAL CHAIRS
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Francisco J. Cantu Ortiz, ITESM, Mexico
John Yen, Texas A&M University, USA

GENERAL CO-CHAIR
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Randy Goebel, University of Alberta, Canada

ADVISORY COMMITTEE
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Hojjatt Adeli, The Ohio State University, USA
Saul Amarel, Rutgers University
Wolfgang Bibel, T.H.Darmstadt, Germany
Alan Bundy, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Andrew Kusiak, University of Iowa, USA
Jay Liebowitz, G. Washington Univ., USA
Judea Pearl, UCLA, USA
Ofelia Cervantes, SMIA, Mexico
Wolfgang Wahlster, DFKI, IJCAII, Germany
Milton White, IAKE, USA
Lotfi Zadeh, UC Berkeley, USA

PROGRAM CHAIRS
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Reza Langari, Texas A&M University, USA
Jose M. Sanchez, ITESM, Mexico
Rogelio Soto, ITESM, Mexico

TUTORIAL CHAIR
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Jose G. Escamilla, ITESM, Mexico

PANEL CHAIRS
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John Yen, TAMU, USA
Reza Langari, TAMU, USA

PUBLICITY CHAIR
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Moraima Campbell, ITESM, Mexico

LOCAL ARRANGEMENTS AND FINANCE CHAIR
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Leticia Rodriguez, ITESM, Mexico

TECHNICAL SUPPORT CHAIR
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Pablo Ramirez, ITESM, Mexico

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