Human and Artificial Information Processing

Finnish Conference on Artificial Intelligence

7-9 September 1998, Jyväskylä, Finland

The Finnish Artificial Intelligence Society (FAIS) will hold its 8th Biannual Conference on Artificial Intelligence - STeP'98 - on 7-9 September 1998 in Jyväskylä. STeP will provide a meeting place for researchers and developers from academia and industry to exchange ideas on the latest developments in artificial intelligence and related topics.

Call for papers (in postscript)

Conference Topics

The Special themes of STeP'98 will be "Human and Artificial Information Processing":

CognitionStatistics and Data Analysis
LearningProbabilistic Reasoning
Human PerceptionKnowledge Discovery and Data Mining
Brain ResearchArtificial Neural Networks
Human VisionMachine Vision

Papers are also welcome to all fields of artificial intelligence, including but not limited to:

ArtsArtificial life
ChaosExpert systems
Fuzzy LogicGenetic Algorithms
HypermediaIndustrial Applications
Interactive music systemsKnowledge Engineering
Machine VisionMetaknowledge
Music, emotion and expressionNatural Language Processing
Self-OrganizationTemporal Reasoning
Theoretical FoundationsWorld Wide Web

STeP'98 program will consist of tutorials, symposia, workshops, posters, software presentations and exhibitions.

Important dates:

Title and AbstractApril 27, 1998
Notification of AcceptanceMay 15,1998
Final PaperJune 29, 1998

Submission of Papers:

The papers will be published in the Conference series of FAIS and will be available at the conference. Papers should be no longer than 10 pages and printed using at least 11p fonts in A4 format. They should be sent electronically, as a PostScript file to the email address:

Authors who cannot submit papers electronically should send three (3) hard-copies to:

Seppo Puuronen
Dept. of CS and ISs
University of Jyväskylä
P.O. Box 35

Organising committee: