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Bulletin #6, December 2005

Dissertation award (2006)

Nominations are invited for the *2006 Artificial Intelligence Dissertation Award * sponsored by ECCAI, the European Coordinating Committee for Artificial Intelligence. This Award includes a certificate signed by the ECCAI Chair and 1.500 Euros (which includes the travel grant for the Award ceremony).

Eligible doctoral dissertations are those defended after *December 1, 2004* in the general area of Artificial Intelligence. The dissertation must have been defended at an European university and the author must be a personal member of an ECCAI member society.  Multiple submissions of the same doctoral dissertation to other dissertation award activities of other societies are excluded.

See for details on the ECCAI web page

/Submissions and Requests/ should be sent to:

*Ulises Cortés*
LSI - Departament de Llenguatges i Sistemes Informàtics
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya UPC
c/Jordi Girona, 1 & 3, 216
Mòdul C5
08034 BCN, Catalonia, Spain
phone: +34-934137842
fax: +34-934137960
email: ia @

The deadline for receipt of submissions is *January 31, 2006*.
The Award will be presented during ECAI 2006 <> in Riva del Garda, Italy (August 28th - September 1st, 2006).

Calls for Ecai-08 (PC Chair) and ECAI-10 (organization)

  • Call for Program Committee (PC) Chair position for ECAI-2008 in Patras (2008)

The national societies and the General Conference Chair should nominate a possible candidate and the next ECCAI General Assembly will elect the ECAI-2008 PC chair.
Such nominations should be accompanied by appropriate supporting material including a curriculum vitae, letters of support and a statement by the candidate that s/he will have the time necessary and secretarial assistance to serve as a PC Chair for ECAI-2008.

The nominations can be submitted for 1st May 2006 via email to Silvia Codareschi ().
The selection of the PC Chair will take place during the ECCAI General Assembly in Riva del Garda (ECAI-06).

  • Call for ECAI-10 Organisation
    1 May 2006 : submission of draft detailed bids
    30 June 2006 : end of the discussion between the candidates and the ECCAI board
    August2006 : presentation of the bids and selection by the ECCAI General Assembly at Lago del Garda (ECAI-06)

Guidelines for organizing ECAI
See also the map of the last ECAIs
and the content of the last ECCAI General Assembly
For information, please contact Silvia Codareschi (email: )

ECCAI Journals

- IEEE Intelligent systems (

November/December 2005 : Data Mining in Bioinformatics

This special issue aims to bridge the gap between bioinformatics and data mining by presenting research integrating the two. Data mining has the potential to provide the necessary tools for better understanding of gene expression, drug design, and other emerging problems in genomics and proteomics.

Also in this issue: Web Services for E-Government, Evolutionary Computing, Intelligent Networked Services, and more

- Artificial Intelligence Communications:
Volume 18, Number 4 / 2005
Special Issue: Binding Environmental Sciences and AI

ECCAI conferences and ECCAI sponsored Conferences

ECCAI Conferences

28 Aug - 1 Sep 2006
ECAI-06 17th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Riva del Garda (Italy)

ECCAI Sponsored Conferences

27 - 30 Jun 2006
IEA/AIE-2006 19th International Conference on Industrial and Enginering Applications of Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems, Annecy (France)

National Conferences of ECCAI Member Societies

25-27 janvier 2006

15e congrès francophone AFRIF-AFIA
Reconnaissance des Formes et Intelligence Artificielle, Tours, France

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