5.0839 Confs: Info Mgmt; Euro Philosophy/Psychology (2/106)

Elaine Brennan & Allen Renear (EDITORS@BROWNVM.BITNET)
Sun, 19 Apr 1992 13:09:50 EDT

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 5, No. 0839. Sunday, 19 Apr 1992.

(1) Date: Fri, 17 Apr 92 06:46 EDT (40 lines)
From: Jean Veronis <VERONIS@vassar.bitnet>
Subject: CIKM-92 (Information and Knowledge Management)

(2) Date: Fri, 17 Apr 1992 13:01 EST (66 lines)
From: "NANCY M. IDE (914) 437 5988" <IDE@VASSAR>
Subject: Euroepan Philosophy and Psychology

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Date: Fri, 17 Apr 92 06:46 EDT
From: Jean Veronis <VERONIS@vassar.bitnet>
Subject: CIKM-92 (Information and Knowledge Management)


First International Conference on

November 8 - 11, 1992
Radisson Lord Baltimore Hotel
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Sponsored by ISMM
in cooperation with AAAI, SIGART, SIGIR, IEEE, ACM

The conference provides an international forum for presentation and discussion
of research on information and knowledge management, as well as recent
advances on data and knowledge bases. Authors are invited to submit papers
and proposals for tutorials concerned with theory or practice or both. The
focus of the conference includes but is not limited to, the following:
application of knowledge representation techniques to semantic data modeling;
development and management of heterogeneous knowledge bases; automatic
acquistion of data and knowledge bases especially from raw text;
object-oriented DBMS; optimization techniques; transaction management; high
performance OLTP systems; security techniques; performance evaluation;
hypermedia; unconventional applications; parallel database systems; physical
and logical database design; data and knowledge sharing; interchange and
interoperability; cooperation in heterogenous systems; domain modeling and
ontology building; knowledge discovery in databases; information storage and
retrieval and interface technology.

IMPORTANT DATES: Submission deadline - May 31, Acceptance notification: July
15, Final copy due: August 10.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Send email to CIKM-INFO@CS.UMBC.EDU for an automatic
reply containing more information and to CIKM@CS.UMBC.EDU for queries.

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Date: Fri, 17 Apr 1992 13:01 EST
From: "NANCY M. IDE (914) 437 5988" <IDE@VASSAR>
Subject: Euroepan Philosophy and Psychology

From: Martin Davies <UBTY003@cu.bbk.ac.uk>


*********** INAUGURAL CONFERENCE ***********

**** 17 - 19 JULY, 1992 ****

The Inaugural Conference of the European Society for Philosophy
and Psychology will take place in Louvain (Leuven) Belgium,
from Friday 17 to Sunday 19 July, 1992.

The goal of the Society is 'to promote interaction between
philosophers and psychologists on issues of common concern'.

The programme for this inaugural meeting will comprise invited
lectures - by Dan Sperber and Larry Weiskrantz - and invited
symposia. Topics for symposia include: Intentionality, Reasoning,
Connectionist Models, Consciousness, Theory of Mind, and
Philosophical Issues from Linguistics.

There will also be a business meeting to inaugurate the Society formally.

The conference will be held in the Institute of Philosophy, University
of Louvain. The first session will commence at 3.00 pm on Friday 17
July, and the conference will end at lunchtime on Sunday 19 July.

Accommodation at various prices in hotels and student residences will
be available.

To receive further information about registration and accommodation,
along with programme details, please contact one of the following:

Daniel Andler
1 rue Descartes
75005 Paris
Email: azra@poly.polytechnique.fr

Martin Davies
Philosophy Department
Birkbeck College
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HX
Email: ubty003@cu.bbk.ac.uk

Beatrice de Gelder
Psychology Department
Tilburg University
P.O. Box 90153
5000 LE Tilburg
Email: beadegelder@kub.nl

Tony Marcel
MRC Applied Psychology Unit
15 Chaucer Road
Cambridge CB2 2EF
Email: tonym@mrc-apu.cam.ac.uk