LINGUIST List 7.935

Wed Jun 26 1996

Calls: Knowledge based computer systems (KBCS-96)

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  1. KBCS Word Processing, KBCS-96 (2nd CFP) Deadline Extended

Message 1: KBCS-96 (2nd CFP) Deadline Extended

Date: Wed, 26 Jun 1996 18:53:38 +0500
From: KBCS Word Processing <>
Subject: KBCS-96 (2nd CFP) Deadline Extended

 Second Call for Papers
 National Centre for Software Technology
 Bombay, India
 December 16-18, 1996

15, 1996

 URL :

The International Conference on Knowledge Based Computer Systems will
be held in Bombay, India during December 16-18, 1996. The conference
is intended to act as a forum for promoting interaction among
researchers in the field of Artificial Intelligence in India and
abroad. There will be a two day conference during December 16-17,
1996 followed by one day of post-conference tutorials on December 18,

Papers are invited on substantial, original and unpublished research
on all aspects of Artificial Intelligence, including, but not limited
to the following: o AI Applications o AI Architectures o Artificial
Life o Automatic Programming o Cognitive Modeling o Expert Systems o
Foundations of AI o Genetic Algorithms o Information Retrieval o
Intelligent Tutoring Systems o Knowledge Acquisition o Knowledge
Representation o Machine Learning o Machine Translation o Natural
Language Processing o Neural Networks o Planning and Scheduling o
Reasoning o Robotics o Search Techniques o Speech Processing o Theorem
Proving o Uncertainty Handling o User Interfaces o User Modeling o

Programme Committee:

S. Arunkumar, IIT, Bombay Amitava Bagchi, IIM, Calcutta
Pushpak Bhattacharya, IIT, Bombay Margaret A. Boden, U of Sussex, UK
Nick Cercone, U of Regina, Canada B. B. Chaudhuri, ISI, Calcutta
R. Chandrasekar, NCST, Bombay S. K. Goyal, GTE Labs , USA
S. S. Gupta, TUL, Bombay J. R. Isaac, NIIT, New Delhi
Aravind K. Joshi, R. A. Kowalski, Imperial College, UK
 U of Pennsylvania, USA
H. N. Mahabala, INFOSYS, Bangalore M. Narasimha Murthy, IISc, Bangalore
R. Narasimhan, CMC, Bangalore S. Ramani, NCST, Bombay (Chair)
P. V. S. Rao, TIFR, Bombay Patrick Saint-Dizier,
 U of Paul Sabatier, France
R. Sangal, IIT, Kanpur R. Uthurusamy, GMR, USA
M. Vidyasagar, CAIR, Bangalore


Format of Submission:

Authors should submit their papers, not to exceed 5000 words
(including figures and references) either electronically or in hard
copy. Papers should be in English. Papers should include an abstract
of about 100-200 words in length. Papers outside the specified length
are subject to rejection without review. Since reviewing will be
"blind", the authors' names and affiliations along with the main area
of the paper should be given only on a separate cover sheet. Hard
copy submissions should be sent in triplicate. Papers in electronic
form can be in any of the following formats: plain text, Postscript,
Latex, Microsoft Word, or Wordstar. Submissions in electronic form
are preferred.

Send papers to the KBCS-96 Secretariat at the address below.

Paper Submission Deadlines:

 o Papers due: August 15, 1996

 o Acceptance Notification: October 15, 1996

 o Camera Ready Copy due: December 1, 1996

Call for Tutorials:

Proposals are invited for post-conference tutorials. Tutorials can be
half-day or full-day, and will be held on December 18th, 1996. The
proposal should be presented in the form of a 200-word abstract, one
page topical outline of the content, description of the proposers and
their qualifications relating to the tutorial content.

Tutorial Submission Deadlines:

 o Proposal Submission: July 31, 1996

 o Acceptance Notification: August 31, 1996

 o Complete Tutorial materials due: December 1, 1996

Send proposals to the KBCS-96 Secretariat at the address below.

Organizing Committee:

George Arakal, NCST (Chair) K.S.R. Anjaneyulu, NCST
P. Ravi Prakash, NCST Durgesh D. Rao, NCST
M. Sasikumar, NCST T. Suresh, NCST

For further information please refer to the KBCS-96 home page or write
to the KBCS-96 Secretariat.


KBCS-96 Secretariat Phone : +91 (22) 620 1606
National Centre for Software Technology Fax : +91 (22) 621 0139
Gulmohar Cross Rd No. 9 E-mail :
Juhu, Bombay 400 049, India
 URL :
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