Call for tutorials
2008 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conference on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology (WI-IAT’08)
The 2008 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conference on Web Intelligence (WI’08) and Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT’08) takes place on December 9-12, 2008, at the Sydney,Australia.The IEEE/WIC/ACM 2008 joint conferences are organized by University of Technology Sydney, Australia, and sponsored by IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Intelligent Informatics (TCII), Web Intelligence Consortium (WIC), and ACM-SIGART.
WI 2008 and IAT 2008 will include tutorials providing in-depth background on subjects that are of broad interest to both the Web intelligence community and the intelligent agent community. Both short (2 hours) and long (half day) tutorials will be considered. Tutorial topics will be determined later.
Note: we will not have a separate tutorials registration fee this year (i.e., only one conference registration covers everything).
The following is a non-exclusive list of preferred topic areas for tutorial proposals:
|ãè’||Intelligent/Semantic Web Services|
|ãè’||Intelligent Wireless Web and Ubiquitous Computing|
|ãè’||Rules and Inference Engines for the Web|
|ãè’||Semantic Web Concepts and Techniques for Security and Trust|
|ãè’||Social Networks and Social Intelligence|
|ãè’||e-learning and e-science|
|ãè’||Web Intelligence and Education|
Intelligent Agent Technology
|ãè’||Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation|
|ãè’||Agent Technologies in e-Business Systems|
|ãè’||Agent-Mediated Knowledge Management|
|ãè’||Peer-to-Peer Models for Multi-Agent Systems|
|ãè’||Agent-Based Grid Computing|
Proposals related to these areas will receive special consideration.
Proposals for tutorials should consist of an outline and background information on the presenter(s). The tutorial outline should be limited to 2 pages and contain the following information:
- Title and abstract of the tutorial
- Proposed duration: 2 hours or half-day
- Intended audience: to whom is the tutorial of interest
- Prerequisite knowledge: what the attendees should already know
- Detailed outline
The background information on the presenter(s) should be limited to 1-2 pages and contain:
- Names, affiliations, homepages and contact details
- Short biographies
- Information about previous tutorials given by the same presenters (title, location, number of attendees, etc.)
Tutorial materials such as handouts and slides should be included if already available, but are not required for submission.
Please send your proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Tutorial submissions:||July 15, 2008|
|Acceptance notices:||July 30, 2008|
|Camera-ready copy of tutorial handouts:||November 10, 2008|
|WI-IAT’08 Conference||December 9-12, 2008|
|Ajith Abraham||Norwegian University of science and Technology, Norway|