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NAFIPS'07

San Diego, CA
June 24-27, 2007

VENUE
You are warmly invited to participate in NAFIPS-07, to be held in San Diego, California. San Diego is one of the most beautiful cities in the United States with great weather year round. It provides a unique and stimulating environment for NAFIPS-07. Between the spectacular settings, miles of sandy shoreline, golf courses, and world-famous attractions, San Diego is an ideal location for a few extra days of pre- or post-conference recreation.

AIMS AND SCOPE
NAFIPS-07 aims to bring together researchers, engineers and practitioners to present the latest achievements and innovations in the area of fuzzy information processing, to discuss thought-provoking developments and challenges, to consider potential future directions.

TOPICS
of interest include, but are not limited to:

Fuzzy sets methodology/Algorithms/Mathematics
Computational Intelligence/Learning
Fuzzy modeling/Intelligent data analysis
Pattern recognition/Image processing
Data mining/Databases
Human-centric interfaces/Visualization
Neurofuzzy systems/Evolutionary optimization
Adaptive systems/Uncertainty management
Control/Robotics/Computer vision
Bioinformatics/Software engineering/Intelligent agents
Applications/Computational experiments/Case studies
Hybrid architectures

SPECIAL TOPIC SESSIONS
Proposals for special sessions focusing on fundamental theories and innovative applications of fuzzy sets are welcome. Submission of proposals should include a short description of the session, its relevance to NAFIPS-07, and a list of potential contributors. Special sessions will be open to all participants.

BEST STUDENT PAPER CONTEST
To identify and recognize accomplishments of students, the best student papers will be recognized with a special award. To qualify, a student or a group of students must be the primary author(s) of the paper. The paper will be judged based on both manuscript content and presentation. Awards will be presented at the banquet.

IMPORTANT DATES
Special Topic Session Proposals due: January 31, 2007    Notification of Acceptance: March 26, 2007
Paper Abstracts due: February 28, 2007    Final Papers and Early Registration: April 23, 2007