**Conference Topics**

Contributions related, but not limited, to the following topics of interest are welcome:

**Computational Intelligence:**

Neural Networks: Foundation, supervised and unsupervised learning, algorithms, implementation, neurobiology and neurosciences, time series analysis, n.n. applications in all branches of electrical engineering and computer science. Neuro-Fuzzy Systems. Universal Approximators. Fuzzy Systems: Fuzzy sets, Fuzzy geometry, Fuzzy mathematical analysis, Fuzzy Differential Equations, Fuzzy Differential geometry, Fuzzy Dynamical Systems, Fuzzy Probability Theory, Fuzzy Statistics, Fuzzy optimization, Fuzzy Languages, Fuzzy Automata, Fuzzy Information theory, Fuzzy Expert systems, Fuzzy Operational research, Fuzzy database mining, forecasting and information retrieval, Fuzzy internet computing,Fuzzy discrete event systems, Fuzziness in multimedia engineering, Computing with words. Fuzzy Techniques in Evolutionary Computing. Takagi-Sugeno Models and Generalizations. Universal Approximator Theory. Applications. Evolutionary Computation: Mathematical foundations of Evolutionary Computation (EC), evolution Strategies, evolutionary programming, statistical problems in EC, simulation, coevolution and collective behavior, multiobjective evolutionary algorithms, evolvable hardware, ant colonies, immune systems, molecular computing, DNA computing, particle swarm and differential evolution, applications, Neural-Fuzzy-Evolutionary Systems.

**Man-Machine Systems and Cybernetics:**

Simulation, Modeling and Control, Prediction and Model Identification, Data Analysis, Signal Processing, Prediction and Time Series Analysis, System Identification, Data Fusion and Mining, Knowledge Discovery, Intelligent Information Systems, Image Processing, Image Understanding, Parallel Computing applications in Identification & Control, Pattern Recognition, Clustering, Classification, Distributed Systems, Decision Making and Information Retrieval Case-Based Reasoning, Decision Analysis, Intelligent Databases & Information Retrieval, Multi-criteria Decision Making, Qualitative and Approximate-Reasoning Modelling. Mathematical Biology, Simulation in Information Retrieval and Management, Decision Analysis, Fluid Mechanics, Simulation in Civil Engineering, Simulation in Economy, Ecology, Biology, Finances, Stochastic differential equations, Probability Theory and Applications, Stochastic Processes, Mathematical Statistics, Applied Statistics, Prediction Theory, Estimation Theory, Operational Research, Queueing Theory, Reliability Theory, Routing Theory, Measurement Theory, Epidemiology, Financial mathematics, Functional Languages, Coding, Cryptology, Object-Oriented Programming, Computational Geometry, Multimedia, Discrete structures, Extremal problems, Enumeration problems, Network algorithms, Network optimization, Approximation algorithms, Theoretical Computer Science, Coding and Information Theory, Error-correcting codes, Communication protocols, Remote Sensing, Human-Machine Systems, Sonar and underwater acoustic systems, Undersea Systems, Navigation and Tracking Systems, Space Systems, Wavelets, Verification and Validation, Virtual Reality, Symbolic Computation. Instrumentation and Measurement, Sensors, Data and Knowledge Acquisition, Industrial Measurement, Electronics, VLSI for Manufacturing Systems, Large Scale Systems, Hierarchical Control, Decentralized Control, Supervision, Diagnosis and Man-Machine Interaction, Flexible Structures, Modeling and Model Reduction, Production Planning, Scheduling and CIME, Quintitative methods, Transportation Systems, Robotics, Environmental Engineering, Water and Gas Systems, Large Scale manufacturing processes, Industrial Control, Complex Systems, Chemical Industry, Oil Industry, Car Industry, Mechatronics, Power Systems, Aerospace and Naval Applications, CAD/CAM systems. Optimization Theory, Linear Programming, Quadratic Programming, Convex Programming, Nonlinear Programming, Stochastic Programming, Combinatorial Programming, Integer Programming, Convex, Nonsmooth and Variational analysis, Multiobjective programming, Game Theory, Algorithms for parallel architectures, Global Optimization, Variational Principles and Applications, Software Development, Heuristic Algorithms, Tabu Methods, Simulated Annealing, Computational Analysis of Optimization Algorithms, Electromagnetics, Transportation and Urban Systems, Socioeconomic Systems, Health Care, Enviromental Management, Risk Management, Law and technology. Others