Ten QCIS papers have been accepted to the 24th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-2015). IJCAI is the top international conference for artificial intelligence research and held biennially in odd-numbered years since 1969; in 2015, total 575 papers (28.8 %) were accepted out of a record-breaking 1996 submissions! IJCAI-2015 will be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from July 25-31, 2015. See http://ijcai-15.org/ for more information.
Nine QCIS papers had been accepted to the 29th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-2015). AAAI is one of the premier international conferences for artificial intelligence research; in 2015 total 531 papers (26.7%) were accepted out of 1991 submissions. AAAI-2015 was held in Austin, Texas (USA) from January 25-29, 2015. see http://www.aaai.org/Conferences/AAAI/aaai15.php for more information.
The International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) is continuing its AI Video Competion that it ran from 1989 until 1997, and reinstated in 2011. In 2013, a total of 17 submissions were accepted to be screened during the conference. Awards were presented at IJCAI for a number of video categories at a ceremony on 8 August.
QCIS is delighted to announce that Prof Dacheng Tao has been awarded a prestigious IAPR Fellow on 14 November, 2012. This Award was introduced in 1994 and is conferred biennially to acknowledge distinguished contributions to the field of pattern recognition and to IAPR activities - scientific contributions to pattern recognition, and service to IAPR are taken into account in the selection process.