Sunday, February 22, 2009

The First Asian Conference on Machine Learning (ACML) 2009 Call for Papers

General Information
The 1st Asian Conference on Machine Learning (ACML'09) will be held in November 2-4, 2009, Nanjing, China. The conference aims at providing a leading international forum for researchers in Machine Learning and related fields to share their new ideas and achievements. Submissions from other than the Asia-Pacific regions are also highly encouraged. The conference calls for research papers reporting original investigation results. The conference also solicits proposals focusing on frontier research in all aspects of machine learning.

Call for Papers
The conference calls for papers that report high quality original research results on machine learning and related fields. The topics include but are not limited to the following:
  • Active learning
  • Bayesian learning
  • Case-based reasoning
  • Clustering
  • Computational models of human learning
  • Computational learning theory
  • Constructive induction
  • Cost-sensitive learning
  • Decision trees
  • Deep learning
  • Dimensionality reduction
  • Ensemble methods
  • Evaluation of learning methods
  • Feature selection/extraction/construction
  • Incremental learning and on-line learning
  • Inductive logic programming
  • Information retrieval and learning
  • Instance-based learning
  • Kernel methods
  • Knowledge refinement and theory revision
  • Knowledge intensive learning
  • Learning in computer vision
  • Learning in natural language processing
  • Learning to rank
  • Learning with complex structures
  • Meta learning
  • Multi-agent learning
  • Multi-instance learning
  • Multi-strategy learning
  • Multi-task learning
  • Neural networks
  • Regression
  • Reinforcement learning
  • Rule learning
  • Statistical approaches
  • Semi-supervised learning
  • Transfer learning
  • Unsupervised learning
  • Web search and learning

Advanced Data Mining and Applications 2009 Call for Papers

A growing attention has been paid to the study, development and application of data mining. As a result there is an urgent need for sophisticated techniques and tools that can handle new fields of data mining, e.g. spatial data mining in the context of spatial-temporal characteristics, streaming data mining, and biomedical data mining. Our knowledge on data mining should also have to be expanded to new applications. The 5 th International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA2009) aims at bringing together the experts on data mining in the world, and provides a leading international forum for the dissemination of original research results in data mining, spanning applications, algorithms, software and systems, and different applied disciplines with potential in data mining.

The 1st International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA 2005) was successfully held in Wuhan , China , and the proceedings were published by Springer in LNAI 3584. The 2nd International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications (ADMA 2006) was held in Xi'An , China , and the proceedings were also published by Springer in LNAI 4093. The 3rd ADMA 2007 was sponsored by Harbin Institute of Technology, and the proceedings were published by Springer in LNAI 4632. The 4th ADMA 2008 was held by Sichuan University, and the proceedings were published by Springer in LNAI 5139.
The proceedings of the 5th conference (ADMA2009) will be published by Springer in its Lecture Notes in Computer Science series, and indexed by EI. A selected number of the accepted papers will be expanded and revised for possible inclusion in "Knowledge and Information Systems: An International Journal" ( ) by Springer.

We invite authors to submit papers on any topics of advanced data mining and applications, including but not limited to:
Advanced Data Mining Topics
1. Grand challenges of data mining
2. Parallel and distributed data mining algorithms
3. Mining on data streams
4. Graph and subgraph mining
5. Spatial data mining
6. Text, video, multimedia data mining
7. Web mining
8. High performance data mining algorithms
9. Correlation mining
10. Bench marking and evaluations
11. Interactive data mining
12. Data-mining-ready structures and pre-processing
13. Data mining visualization
14. Information hiding in data mining
15. Security and privacy issues
16. Competitive analysis of mining algorithms
Data Mining Applications (applied data mining in following listed areas)
1. Database administration, indexing, performance tuning
2. Grid computing
3. DNA Sequencing, Bioinformatics, Genomics, and biometrics
4. Image interpretations
5. E-commerce and Web services
6. Medical informatics
7. Disaster prediction
8. Remote monitoring
9. Financial market analysis
10. Online filtering
11. Application of Data Mining in Education Paper Submission
Paper submission will be electronic through the submission system. Before submitting your manuscripts, please read the paper format seriously.

Active Media Technology 2009 Call for Papers

#################################################################### Active Media Technology 2009

2009 International Conference on Active Media Technology (AMT 2009)
October 22-24, 2009, Beijing, China


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Organized by Web Intelligence Consortium (WIC)In Cooperation with Beijing Univeristy of Technology (BJUT)

In the great digital era, we are witnessing many rapid scientific andtechnological developments in human-centred, seamless computing environments,interfaces, devices, and systems with applications ranging from business andcommunication to entertainment and learning. These developments arecollectively best characterized as Active Media Technology (AMT), a new areaof intelligent information technology and computer science that emphasizes theproactive, seamless roles of interfaces and systems as well as new media inall aspects of digital life. An AMT based system offers services to enable therapid design, implementation and support of customized solutions.

The first International Conference on Active Media Technology(AMT01) was held in Hong Kong in 2001, the second InternationalConference on Active Media Technology (AMT04) was held in Chongqing,China in May 29-31 of 2004, the third International Conference onActive Media Technology (AMT05) was held in Kagawa, Japan in May2005, and the fourth International Conference on Active MediaTechnology (AMT06) was held in Brisbane, Australia in June 7-9,2006. Following the success of AMT01, AMT04, AMT05 and AMT06, theFifth International Conference on Active Media Technology (AMT09)will be held in Beijing, China in October 22-24, 2009.

Active Media Technology 2009 will be jointly held with the 2009International Conference on Brain Informatics (BI 2009). The twoconferences will have a joint opening, keynote, reception, andbanquet. Attendees only need to register for one conference and canattend workshops, sessions, exhibits and demonstrations across the twoconferences.

+++++++++++++++++++Topics of Interest+++++++++++++++++++
* Active Computer Systems and Intelligent Interfaces

* Adaptive Web Systems and Information Foraging Agents

* Agent-Based Software Engineering and Multi-Agent Systems

* AMT for Semantic Web and Web2.0

* Conversational Informatics

* Data Mining, Ontology Mining and Web Reasoning

* Digital City and Digital Interactivity

* E-Commerce and Web Services

* Entertainment and Social Applications of Active Media

* Evaluation of Active Media and AMT Based Systems* Human-Web Interaction* Human Factors in AMT

* Machine Learning and Human-Centred Robotics

* Multi-Modal Processing, Detection, Recognition, and Expression Analysis

* Network, Mobile and Wireless Security

* Personalized, Pervasive, and Ubiquitous Systems and their Interfaces

* Semantic Comupting for Active Media and AMT Based Systems

* Smart Digital Media

* Trust on Web Information Systems

* Web Based Social Networks

* Web Mining, Wisdom Web and Web Intelligence

The proceeding of the conference will be published by Springer as avolume of the series of Lecture Notes in Computer Science/LectureNotes in Artificial Intelligence (LNCS/LNAI).Extensions of selected papers from the proceedings will beconsidered for publication in special issues of international journals.

Authors are strongly encouraged to use Springer LNCS/LNAI manuscriptsubmission guidelines (available at for their initialsubmissions. All papers must be submitted electronically in PDF formatonly, using the conference management tool.

We will also have poster, demonstration, and late breaking resultpaper sessions. More detailed instructions and a paper submissionform can be found the AMT'09 Web page at

++++++++++++++++Important Dates++++++++++++++++
Electronic submission of full papers (12 pages in Springer LNAI/LNCS style file): May 22, 2009
Notification of paper acceptance: June 25, 2009
Camera-ready of accepted papers: July 24, 2009
Conference: October 22-24, 2009

Tuesday, February 03, 2009

The 22nd Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence Call for Papers

Aim and Scope:

The Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence is a successful event held annually to promote research in AI and scientific interchange among researchers and practitioners in the field of Aritificial Intelligence. AI'09 is the 22nd in the series.The conference is hosted by Monash University, Faculty of Information Technology and will be co-located with the Australasian Data Mining Conference (AusDM '09) and the Third Australian Conference on Artificial Life (ACAL'09). The conference will be held at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, between 1 and 4 December 2009.


Prospective authors are invited to submit original and unpublished work on all areas of Artificial Intelligence. The conference topics include, but are not, restricted to, the following:
AI Applications Grammar and Language Processing Neural Networks
Agents Intelligent Databases Planning
Artificial Life Knowledge Discovery Robotics
Baysian Networks Knowledge Representation Soft Computing
Computer Aided Learning Logic Programming Statistical Learning
Constraints Machine Learning Vision and Image Processing
Data Mining Multi-Agent Systems
Evolutionary Computing Natural Language Systems

Important Dates

Authors should note the following deadlines:

* Paper Submission: June 16, 2009
* Notification of Acceptance of Paper: August 18, 2009
* Receipt of camera-ready copy: September 12, 2009
* Dates of the Conference: December 1- 4, 2009