Brazilian Symposium on Artificial Intelligence (SBIA)

Venue: Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Parana

Location: Curitiba, Parana, Brazil

Event Date/Time: Oct 20, 2012 End Date/Time: Oct 25, 2012
Abstract Submission Date: Oct 26, 2012
Paper Submission Date: Oct 29, 2012
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SBIA 2012
21st Brazilian Symposium on Artificial Intelligence

Curitiba, Paraná, 20-25 October 2012

SBIA is the leading conference in Brazil for presentation of research
and applications in Artificial Intelligence. It aims to promote
research of international level in AI and scientific exchange among AI
researchers, practitioners, scientists, and engineers in related
disciplines, congregated in Brazil. SBIA 2012 especially encourages
submissions that cross discipline boundaries within Artificial
Intelligence, and between Artificial Intelligence and other

Since 1995, SBIA has become an international conference, with papers
written in English, international program committee and keynote
speakers, and proceedings published in the LNAI series of

# Important Dates:

- Submission of abstracts and paper registration: March 26, 2012 [extended]
- Submission for regular papers: March 29, 2012 [extended]
- Acceptance notification: May 10, 2012
- Final camera-ready papers due: June 07, 2012

# Topics of Interest:

- Foundations of AI
- Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (including Logics,
Commonsense Reasoning, Model-Based Reasoning, Probabilistic
Reasoning, Ontologies, Semantic Web)
- Probabilistic reasoning
- Constraints and Search
- Planning and Scheduling
- Machine Learning and Data Mining
- AI applied to Natural Language Processing
- Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
- Agent-based and multi-agent systems
- Distributed AI
- Game Playing and Intelligent Interactive Entertainment
- Information retrieval, integration, and extraction
- Multidisciplinary AI
- Intelligent Robotics
- Cognitive modeling and human interaction
- AI and Education
- Other AI related topics

# Proceedings

All accepted papers will be published by Springer-Verlag in the Lectures
Notes in Artificial Intelligence Series (

# Submissions and Posters

Papers should present substantial new results in theoretical,
empirical and applied research related to the topics of the
conference. Papers must be written in English and must not exceed 10
pages (Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes style file), including title,
abstract, all tables, figures, and references. Authors will be
required to submit their paper abstract a few days before the paper
submission deadlines.

SBIA 2012 is innovating by requesting that all authors of accepted
papers participate in a poster session besides giving an oral

Furthermore, this edition will also award a prize for best paper.

# Submission

Papers must be submitted in PDF files using the JEMS submission system,
located at

# Submission Policy

By submitting papers to SBIA 2012, the authors agree that in case of
acceptance at least one author registers to the conference and presents
the paper.

# Double blind reviewing:

Reviewing for papers will be blind to the identities of the authors and
their institutions.

# Program Chairs: Leliane Nunes Barros (USP) and Marcelo Finger (USP)