Call for Workshops

Deadline: October 15, 2016 October 30, 2016
Location: Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Date of events: May 14–19, 2017

Post-conference workshops offer a unique opportunity for in-depth discussions of specific topics in neural networks and computational intelligence. The workshops should be moderated by scientists or professionals who has significant expertise and /or whose recent work has had a significant impact within their field. IJCNN 2017 will emphasize emerging and growing areas of computational intelligence.

Each workshop has a duration of 3 or 6 hours. The format of each workshop will be up to the moderator, and can include interactive presentations as well as panel discussions among participants. These interactions should highlight exciting new developments and current research trends to facilitate a discussion of ideas that will drive the field forward in the coming years. Workshop organizers can prepare various materials including handouts or electronic resources that can be made available for distribution before or after the meeting.

Researchers interested in organizing workshops are invited to submit a formal proposal including the following information as a single file (pdf, doc, etc.) to the workshop chair:

  • Title
  • Organizers and their short bio
  • Brief description of the scope and impact of the workshop
  • Timeliness of the topic
  • Confirmed and/or potential speakers
  • Half day (3 hours) or full day (6 hours) 
  • Link to organizer's web page and/or workshop web site (optional)

Any questions regarding this proposal can be asked to the Workshop Chair:

Lazaros Iliadis, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece. Email:

Deadline: October 15, 2016 October 30, 2016