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 http://www.eccai.org/diss-award/current.shtml
and Requests/ should be sent to:
LSI - Departament de Llenguatges i Sistemes Informàtics
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya UPC
c/Jordi Girona, 1 & 3, 216
08034 BCN, Catalonia, Spain
email: ia @ lsi.upc.es <mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>
The deadline for receipt of submissions is *January 31, 2006*.
The Award will be presented during ECAI 2006 <http://ecai2006.itc.it/>
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.
can be submitted for 1st May 2006 via email to Silvia Codareschi (email@example.com).
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)
for organizing ECAI
See also the map of the last
and the content of the last
ECCAI General Assembly
For information, please contact Silvia Codareschi (email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
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