IEEE ICEC'97 Call for Special Session Proposals

Bernard Manderick (
Tue, 4 Jun 1996 01:46:41 +0200

Dear Colleagues,

IEEE ICEC'97 will be held in Indianapolis, USA, April 13-16, 1997,
in conjunction with EP'97. The full CFPs will be announced and distributed

As in previous years, IEEE ICEC'97 will organise a number of special sessions.
The following special sessions have been accepted by IEEE ICEC'97:
Evolutionary Artificial Neural Networks
Constrained Optimisation and Satisfaction by Evolutionary Algorithms
Evolutionary Algorithms and Fuzzy Systems
Evolutionary Robotics and Automation
Evolutionary Algorithms in Engineering Design
Sefl-Adaptation in Evolutionary Algorithms
Be Darwinian: Make Your Evolutionary-Based Optimisation Algorithm
Compete With All Others

We are now in the process of soliciting further proposals for special sessions
at IEEE ICEC'97. A proposal should be one or two A4 pages and contain the
title of the proposed session, a brief biography of the session organiser(s),
and a description of the proposed session. The proposal should specify
the aim and scope of the session, and the organisation of the session
(i.e., how will submitted papers be reviewed).

All proposals should be sent to the following address. *Email submissions are
strongly encouraged*. The deadline for submission is *July 19, 1996*. All
proposals will be carefully reviewed. The notification of acceptance will
be sent out on August 2, 1996.

X. Yao
School of Computer Science
University College, UNSW
Australia Defence Force Academy
Canberra, ACT 2600, Australia

Best regards,
Thomas Baeck, Zbigniew Michalewicz, Xin Yao

IEEE ICEC'97 Prog. Comm. Co-Chairs

(Posted by X. Yao)