LINGUIST List 12.189

Thu Jan 25 2001

Calls: Theoretical Ling, Computational Intelligence

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  1. ANNA HATZITHEODOROU, 15th International Symposium on Theoretical and Applied Linguistics
  2. CIMCA, International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation - CIMCA'2001

Message 1: 15th International Symposium on Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

Date: Thu, 25 Jan 2001 00:13:13 +0200
Subject: 15th International Symposium on Theoretical and Applied Linguistics

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki


MAY 4-6, 2001

Invited speakers

M. Aronoff, R. Hawkins, P. Kiparsky, A. Ralli

Department of Theoretical and Applied Linguistics, School of English,
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Speakers are invited to present papers in English and/or Greek on the
areas of Theoretical Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Language
Teaching Methodology.

Presentations will be 20 minutes long followed by a 10-minute
discussion. The official languages of the Symposium will be English and

Submission of Abstracts: Abstracts (200-300 words long, specifying the
area of research and the contribution of proposed presentations)
submitted for consideration must reach the Organizing Committee by
February 15, 2001.

Registration Fee: (payable upon arrival) 10,000 drachmas or 30
euro/student fee:5000

Organizing Committee: Elizabeth Mela-Athanasopoulou (chair), Areti
Sougaris (vice-chair), Anastasios Tsangalidis (secretary), Ed Joycey
(treasurer), Roubina Tokkou-Ninou (venue organizer), Anna Hatzitheodorou

Mailing Address: Dr. E. Mela-Athanasopoulou, Aristotle University,
School of English, Thessaloniki, Greece, 540 06
e-mail: fax: (031) 997432
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Message 2: International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation - CIMCA'2001

Date: Thu, 25 Jan 2001 22:41:35 +1100
From: CIMCA <>
Subject: International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling, Control and Automation - CIMCA'2001

International Conference on Computational Intelligence for Modelling,
 Control and Automation - CIMCA'2001
 9-11 July 2001
 Las Vegas, USA

 In Conjunction with
 International Conference on Intelligent Agents, Web Technologies
 and Internet Commerce - iawtic'2001


Honorary Chairs:
Lotfi A. Zadeh, University of California, USA
Stephen Grossberg, Boston University, USA

The international conference on computational intelligence for
modelling, control and automation will be held in Las Vegas, USA on
9-11 July 2001. The conference provides a medium for the exchange of
ideas between theoreticians and practitioners to address the important
issues in computational intelligence, modelling, control and

The conference will consist of both plenary sessions and contributory
sessions, focusing on theory, implementation and applications of
computational intelligence techniques to modelling, control and
automation. For contributory sessions, draft papers (4 pages or more)
are being solicited. Several well-known keynote speakers will address
the conference.

Topics of the conference include, but are not limited to, the following areas:

Modern and Advanced Control Strategies
Neural Networks Control,
Fuzzy Logic Control,
Genetic Algorithms & Evolutionary Control,
Model-Predictive Control,
Adaptive and Optimal Control,
Intelligent Control Systems,
Robotics and Automation,
Fault Diagnosis,
Industrial Automations

Hybrid Systems
Fuzzy Evolutionary Systems,
Fuzzy Expert Systems,
Fuzzy Neural Systems,
Neural Genetic Systems,
Neural-Fuzzy-Genetic Systems,
Hybrid Systems for Optimisation

Data Analysis, Prediction and Model Identification
Signal Processing,
Prediction & Time Series Analysis,
System Identification,
Data Fusion and Mining,
Knowledge Discovery,
Intelligent Information Systems,
Image Processing,
Image Understanding,
Parallel Computing applications in Identification & Control,
Pattern Recognition, Clustering,

Decision Making and Information Retrieval
Case-Based Reasoning,
Decision Analysis,
Intelligent Databases & Information Retrieval,
Dynamic Systems Modelling,
Decision Support Systems,
Multi-criteria Decision Making,
Qualitative and Approximate-Reasoning

Paper Submission

Papers will be selected based on their originality, significance, correctness,
and clarity of presentation. Extended abstract (4 pages) should be submitted
to the following e-mail or the following address:

 CIMCA'2001 Secretariat
 School of Computing
 University of Canberra
 Canberra, 2601, ACT, Australia

E-mail submission is preferred. Extended abstract should present original
work, which has not been published or being reviewed for other conferences.

Important Dates

16 March 2001 Deadline for submission of draft papers

16 April 2001 Notification of acceptance

16 May 2001 Deadline for camera-ready copies of accepted papers

9-11 July 2001 Conference sessions

Special Sessions and Tutorials
Special sessions and tutorials will be organised at the
conference. The conference is calling for special sessions and
tutorial proposals. All proposals should be sent to the conference
chair on or before April 9th, 2001. CIMCA'2001 will also include a
special poster session devoted to recent work and work-in-progress.
Abstracts are solicited for this session. Abstracts (3 pages limit)
may be submitted up to 30 days before the conference date.

Invited Sessions
Keynote speakers from academia and industry will be addressing the
main issues of the conference.

Visits and social events
Sightseeing visits will be arranged for the delegates and guests. A 
separate program will be
arranged for companions during the conference.

Further Information
For further information either contact or see the
conference homepage at:

International Program Committee:
B. Kosko, University of Southern California, USA
A. Kandel, University of South Florida, USA
T. Fukuda, Nagoya University, Japan
T. Baeck, Informatic Centrum Dortmund, Germany
J. Bezdek, University of West Florida, USA
K. Hirota, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
R. J. Stonier, Central Queensland University, Australia
E. Oja, Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
W. Pedrycz, University of Manitoba, Canada
Henry Selvaraj, University of Las Vegas, USA
X. Yao, The University of Bermingham, UK
H. R. Berenji, NASA Ames Research Center, USA
R. C. Eberhart, Purdue University, USA
T. Shibata, Ministry of International Trade and Industry, Japan
H. Liljenstrom, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
F. Herrera, University of Granada, Spain
A. Bulsari, AB Nonlinear Solutions OY, Finland
J. D. Pinter, Dalhousie University, Canada
H. Adeli, The Ohio State University, USA
V. Piuri, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
A. Aamodt, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway
J. Fernandez de Ca´┐Żete, University of Malaga, Spain
W. Duch, Nicholas Copernicus,
University, Poland
E. Tulunay, Middle East Technical University, Turkey
L. Guan, University of Sydney, Australia
C. Kuroda, Tokyo Institute of
Technology, Japan

Organising Committee Chair:
Masoud Mohammadian
School of Computing
University of Canberra
Canberra, 2601, Australia

International Liaison:

International Liaison:

Canada and USA Liaison:
J. D. Pinter, Dalhousie University,

West Asia and Australia Liaison:
R. Jentzsch, University of Canberra, Australia
R. Sarker, University of New South Wales, Australia

Europe Liaison :
Z. Pahlavani, AVIP, Austria

Local Arrangements and
Public Relation:
S. Jones, ComPro, USA
P. Kazumi, VL-Pro, The Netherlands

P. Kazumi, VL-Pro, The Netherlands
S. Jones, ComPro, USA
J. Richards, C-Tech, Germany
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