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Sent: Saturday, November 9, 2019 10:23 AM





IPMU2020 Lisboa

 June 15-19th, 2020, Lisbon, Portugal

18th International Conference on Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based systems



The IPMU conference is organized every two years with the focus of bringing together scientists working on methods for the management of uncertainty and aggregation. It also provides a forum for the exchange of ideas between theoreticians and practitioners in these and related areas. The 2020 edition of IPMU will take place at Instituto Superior T��cnico, University of Lisbon, Portugal, located in a vibrant renovated area 10 minutes from downtown. For more information, see .

IPMU���2020 seeks original research contributions of theoretical and methodological nature as well as application-oriented work. Leading researchers and industry experts are invited to submit proposals for Special Sessions. Interested parties need to provide sufficient evidence in support of their proposed special session topic, explaining why it deserves distinct focus and how it relates to the themes of the conference. Evidence of sufficient interest to attract papers for the special session should also be provided. Each special session is expected to attract 4 ��� 6 accepted papers.

Proposal format:
Send your proposal to the Special Sessions Chair Uzay Kaymak ( in pdf format before
November 22nd, 2019. Decisions on acceptance or rejection will be provided by November 29th, 2019. The proposals should include the following information:
��� Title of the session
��� List of organizers with contact details and short biographical details (up to 100 words for each organizer)
��� Description of the session, why the topic needs specific attention and how it relates to IPMU���2020 themes.
��� List of confirmed and potential contributors to the session.

Review process of special session submissions
Papers submitted to accepted special sessions will be treated as regular papers from both the perspective of the review process and of the proceedings (e.g., length, timeline). However, the session organizers will be asked to nominate reviewers.

Key dates for special session proposal
��� Submission of SS proposals November 22nd, 2019
��� Notification of acceptance for SS proposals November 29th, 2019
��� Paper Submission Deadline January 15th, 2020



Important Deadlines

Special session  session proposals:

November 22, 2019 (extended deadline)

Notification of special session acceptance:

November 29, 2019

Paper submission deadline:

January 15, 2020

Notification of paper acceptance:

March 1, 2020

Camera-ready submission:

March 31, 2020


Hope to see you in Lisbon,