Post by nc » Tue, 08 Feb 2005 05:33:04

7th-9th September 2005

Apologies for cross posting

The 16th Irish conference on Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive
Science (AICS05) will be hosted by the School of Computing and
Information Engineering, University of Ulster. The conference will
take place in the Marine Hotel in Ballycastle, Co. Antrim. The AICS
conference has taken place annually since 1988 and provides a forum for
the exchange of ideas and the presentation of results relating to
research conducted both in Ireland and worldwide.

Invited Speakers
Noel Sharkey (University of Sheffield)
Mark Shackleton (BT, Pervasive ICT Research Centre)

The Program Committee invites submissions of papers that report
original research, both basic and applied, in the areas of Artificial
Intelligence and Cognitive Science, broadly construed.
Areas of interest include but are not restricted to: case-based
reasoning, cognitive modelling, constraint processing, machine
learning, data mining, evolutionary computation, intelligent agents,
intelligent information retrieval, knowledge representation &
reasoning, game-playing, game AI, natural language processing,
autonomic computing, neural networks, perception and planning &

All accepted papers will be presented at the conference - either orally
or as posters - and included in the conference proceedings. At least
one author of each paper will be required to register for, and attend,
the conference. Authors of selected papers will invited to submit
extended versions to be considered for publication in a special issue
of the journal, Artificial Intelligence Review.

Submissions should conform to the following requirements:

be in PDF or postscript format;
be in Springer LNCS style ;
have a maximum length of 10 pages.

Submissions should be emailed to XXXX@XXXXX.COM with the words
"AICS05 Paper" in the subject field.

First call for papers issued: 6th February 2005

Submission deadline: 13th May 2005
Notification to authors: 15th July 2005
Camera ready copy due: 1st August 2005
Early registration deadline: 1st August 2005
Conference: 7th-9th September 2005

Programme Chair: Norman Creaney

Programme Committee

Michaela Black (University of Ulster)
Derek Bridge (University College Cork)
Ken Browne (University College Cork)
Ruth Byrne (Trinity College Dublin)
Arthur Cater (University College Dublin)
Darryl Charles (University of Ulster)
Rem Collier (University College Dublin)
Brian Crean (Galway-Mayo IT)
Norman Creaney (University of Ulster)
Fred Cummins (University College Dublin)
Padraig Cunningham (Trinity College Dublin)
Kevin Curran (University of Ulster)
John Dunnion (University College Dublin)
Malachy Eaton (University of Limerick)
Colin Fyfe (University of Paisley)
Josephine Griffith (NUI Galway)
Ray Hickey (University of Ulster)
Liadh Kelly (Athlone IT)
Paul Piwek (University of Brighton)
James Reilly (University College Dublin)
Stephen Sheridan (IT Blanchardstown)
Barry Smyth (University College Dublin)
Michael Madden (NUI Galway)
Eleni Mangina (University College Dublin)
Paul Mc Kevitt (University of Ulster)
David McSherry (University of Ulster)
Kevin McCarthy (University College Dublin)
Lorraine McGinty (University College Dublin)
Stephen McGlinchey (University of Paisley)
Michael McTear (University o