[DL] Call for Papers "5th International Workshop on Computational Creativity, Concept Invention, and General Intelligence (C3GI) 2016" (Bozen-Bolzano, August 20/21, 2016)

Tarek R. Besold tarek.besold at googlemail.com
Tue Apr 19 18:12:39 CEST 2016

*                 5h International                 *       
*       Workshop on Computational Creativity,      *
* Concept Invention, and General Intelligence 2016 *
*      August 20/21, 2016, Bozen-Bolzano/Italy     *

In conjunction with ESSLLI 2016 (http://esslli2016.unibz.it).

* Workshop Webpage *


* Workshop Topics & Audience *

The targeted audience for the workshop are researchers associated with fields working in the development of computational models for creativity, concept formation, concept discovery, idea generation, and their overall relation to general intelligence. Furthermore, researchers coming from application areas, like computer-aided innovation (CAI) are welcome to submit papers for this workshop. Also, in 2016 especially researchers working on logical methods related to creativity, concept formation, and conceptual change are invited to submit original research contributions or opinion papers to the workshop.

We invite papers that make a scientific contribution to the fields of computational creativity, idea generation and/or artificial general intelligence, with possible topics ranging from theoretical studies of human creativity, inventive capacities and intelligence (that in some way propose a computational model for the respective capability), through more practical contributions reporting on creative, inventive or generally intelligent computer systems (we particularly welcome implementations offering general or at least multiple sorts of results) and studies of systems and software supporting and/or guiding humans in the creative or inventive act, to application-based reports from fields like design, architecture or arts. Submissions connecting to several of the aforementioned topics are highly encouraged and welcome.

Due to the open nature of the targeted topics, we hope for contributions from a broad variety of subdisciplines within AI and related areas.
Relevant keywords include:

- Computational Creativity & Creativity-Support Tools
- Analogical Reasoning
- Artificial General Intelligence
- Automated Story Generation
- Computer-Aided & Automated Mathematics
- Computer-Aided Innovation
- Computational Models for Conceptual Blending
- Automated Poetry Generation
- Automated Music Generation/Automated Composition
- Automated Art Generation
- Creativity in Problem Solving

* Call for Papers *

Anybody with an interest in the questions raised above is invited to submit a research or position paper as basis for discussions during the workshop.

Submissions should be made via EasyChair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=c3gi2016

Accepted papers will be published online in the "Publication Series of the Institute of Cognitive Science" (PICS, ISSN 1610-5389), a scientific series from the Institute of Cognitive Science, University of Osnabrueck, unless the authors instruct us otherwise.

As in previous years the organisers will arrange for a post-workshop journal special issue or a collection of expanded contributions depending on the quality and number of submitted and accepted workshop papers.

* Important Dates *

Paper submission deadline: UTC 23:59, June 19, 2016
Notification of acceptance: July 13, 2016
Camera ready versions: August 1, 2016
Workshop: August 20/21, 2016

* Format of Submission *

All papers should be submitted in accordance to the Springer LNCS formatting style (available from the Springer webpage). Submitted papers should not be longer than 13 pages (with the last page exclusively reserved for bibliographic references).

* Program Committee *

Program Committee Co-Chairs:
- C. Leon, Complutense University of Madrid
- O. Kutz, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
- T. R. Besold, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Program Committee:
- Mohammad Majid Al-Rifaie, Goldsmiths, University of London
- Liane Gabora, University of British Columbia - Okanagan
- Hugo Goncalo Oliveira, University of Coimbra
- Kazjon Grace, University of North Carolina - Charlotte
- Bipin Indurkhya, AGH University of Science and Technology - Krakow
- Anna Jordanous, University of Kent
- Maximos Kaliakatsos-Papakostas, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
- Maria Teresa Llano Rodriguez, Goldsmiths, University of London
- Ramon Lopez De Mantaras, IIIA-CSIC - Barcelona
- Stephen McGregor, Queen Mary University of London
- Alison Pease, University of Dundee
- Enric Plaza, IIIA-CSIC, Barcelona
- Hannu Toivonen, University of Helsinki
- Mark Turner, Case Western Reserve University
- Lav Varshney, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- Tony Veale, University College Dublin
- Dan Ventura, Brigham Young University
- Pei Wang, Temple University Philadelphia
- Geraint Wiggins, Queen Mary University of London
- Frank van der Velde, University of Twente

* Organizing Committee *

Oliver Kutz, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Maria Hedblom, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Tarek R. Besold, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

*  Steering Committee  *

Tarek R. Besold, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
Kai-Uwe Kuehnberger, University of Osnabrueck
Alan Smaill, University of Edinburgh
Marco Schorlemmer, IIIA-CSIC

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