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  • Kavitha M
    KBCS-2002 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON KNOWLEDGE BASED COMPUTER SYSTEMS Navi Mumbai, India, December 18 - 21, 2002 http://www.ncst.ernet.in/kbcs2002
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      KBCS-2002
      INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON KNOWLEDGE BASED COMPUTER SYSTEMS

      Navi Mumbai, India, December 18 - 21, 2002
      http://www.ncst.ernet.in/kbcs2002
      ***********************************************************************

      Call for Participation
      ======================

      The International Conference on Knowledge Based Computer Systems will
      be held in Navi Mumbai, India during December 18 - 21, 2002.
      The conference is intended to act as a forum for promoting interactions
      among researchers in the field of artificial intelligence in India and
      abroad. Over 200 papers were submitted to the conference from across
      the world. After a rigorous international refereeing process, about 50
      papers have been selected, which will be presented during the
      conference. The papers cover the following areas:

      Case Based Reasoning
      Data Mining
      Fuzzy Logic
      Genetic Algorithms
      Intelligent Agents
      Information Retrieval
      Knowledge Representation
      Machine Learning
      Natural Language Processing
      Neural Networks
      Optical Character Recognition
      Planning and Scheduling
      Reasoning
      Robotics
      Speech Processing

      Keynote Address
      ---------------
      "Starting with Complex Primitives Pays Off: Complicate Locally, Simplify Globally"
      Professor Aravind Joshi, Co-Director, Institute for Research in
      Cognitive Science at the University of Pennsylvania, USA.

      Invited Talk
      ------------
      "Qualitative Spatial and Temporal Reasoning"
      Professor Gerard Ligozat, Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris, France.

      Pre-Conference Tutorials
      ------------------------
      The conference will feature two full-day tutorials.
      The tutorials will be held on Wednesday, December 18th.
      Tutorial 1:
      Reasoning in Real-world Systems: The Engineering of Rule and
      Case-based Systems
      C. Anantaram and Vivek Balaraman, Artificial Intelligence Group,
      Tata Research Development and Design Centre, Pune.
      Tutorial 2:
      Intelligent Agents
      Sandip Sen, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematical &
      Computer Sciences, University of Tulsa, Oklahoma.

      Venue
      -----
      National Centre for Software Technology,
      Raintree Marg, Opp. Kharghar Railway Station,
      Sector 7, CBD Belapur,
      Navi Mumbai 400614, India.

      Contact Information
      -------------------
      For further information please refer to http://www.ncst.ernet.in/kbcs2002/
      or write to the KBCS Secretariat for a copy of registration brochure.

      Address :
      --------
      KBCS 2002 Secretariat
      National Centre for Software Technology
      Gulmohar Cross Rd No. 9
      Juhu, Mumbai 400 049, India
      Phone: +91-22-6201606
      Fax: +91-22-6210139
      E-mail: kbcs@...
      URL: http://www.ncst.ernet.in/kbcs2002/

      REGISTRATION FEES
      -----------------:
      Delegates Conference Tutorial

      Non-profit & Educational Rs. 2000 (US$ 50) Rs. 1200 (US$ 30)

      Others Rs. 3000 (US$ 70) Rs. 2000 (US$ 50)

      ICON - 2002
      -----------
      International Conference on Natural Language Processing,
      will be held concurrently with KBCS 2002.

      For details,
      E-mail: icon2002@...
      http://www.iiit.net/conferences/icon2002.html


      ********************** COMMITTEES ******************************************

      ADVISORY COMMITTEE
      ------------------
      Nick Cercone, University of Waterloo, Canada
      J.R. Isaac, Professor Emeritus, IIT Mumbai
      Aravind K. Joshi, Univ. of Pennsylvania, USA
      H.N. Mahabala, Indian Inst. of IT, Bangalore
      R. Narasimhan, CMC, Bangalore
      P.V.S. Rao, Tata Infotech Ltd., Mumbai

      PROGRAMME COMMITTEE
      -------------------
      K.S.R. Anjaneyulu, HP Labs India, Banglore
      Vivek Balaraman, TRDDC, Pune
      Pushpak Bhattacharya, IIT Mumbai
      PP Chakraborti, IIT Kharagpur
      B.B. Chaudhuri, ISI, Calcutta
      R. Chandrasekar, Microsoft, USA
      S. Kambhampati, Arizona State Univ, USA
      M. Narasimha Murty, IISc, Bangalore
      Bernd Neumann, Univ. of Hamburg, Germany
      Arun K Pujari, Univ. of Hyderabad, India
      S. Ramani, HP India, Bangalore
      P.V.S. Rao, Tata Infotech, Mumbai (Chair)
      Durgesh D. Rao, NCST, Mumbai
      P. Saint-Dizier, Univ. of Paul Sabatier, France
      K. Samudravijaya, TIFR, Mumbai
      R. Sangal, IIIT, Hyderabad
      M. Sasikumar, NCST, Mumbai (Co-chair)
      S. Sen Gupta, Tata Infotech, Mumbai
      R. Uthurusamy, GMR Labs, USA (Co-chair)

      ORGANISING COMMITTEE
      --------------------
      George Arakal, NCST, Mumbai (Chair)
      P. Kumaran, NCST, Navi Mumbai
      Jayprasad Hegde, NCST, Mumbai
      Parag A. Mahadane, NCST, Mumbai
      Kavitha Mohanraj, NCST, Mumbai
      Mandar Padhye, NCST, Mumbai
      Rahul Vakil, NCST, Mumbai
      Suresh Dhamapurkar, NCST, Navi Mumbai
      Along with the members of KBCS and ETU division at NCST.

      *******************************************************************************

      regards,
      - Kavitha
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