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Call for Participation: WORLDCOMP'07 Conference, June 25-28, 2007, USA, 25 joint conferences in Computer Science, Engineering and Applications (includes: computational biology, bioinformatics, web technologies, ...)

From: Hamid R. Arabnia <hra@pixel.cviog.uga.edu>
Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2007 20:51:51 -0400
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                       Call For Participation

                           WORLDCOMP'07
            The 2007 World Congress in Computer Science,
            Computer Engineering, and Applied Computing

         Date and Location: June 25-28, 2007, Las Vegas, USA
         http://www.worldacademyofscience.org/worldcomp07/ws

This is an invitation to attend WORLDCOMP'07 Congress.  WORLDCOMP'07 is
composed of a number of tracks (joint-conferences, tutorials, and
workshops); all will be held simultaneously, same location and dates:
June 25-28, 2007.  Attendees will have full access to all conferences'
sessions, tracks, and tutorials.  See below for: the complete list of
joint-conferences, list of sponsors, registration information, hotel
information, and some highlights.

LIST OF JOINT-CONFERENCES:

   o Parallel & Distributed Processing Techniques & Applications (PDPTA'07)
   o Grid Computing & Applications (GCA'07)
   o Computer Design (CDES'07)
   o Scientific Computing (CSC'07)
   o Artificial Intelligence (ICAI'07)
   o Genetic and Evolutionary Methods (GEM'07)
   o Machine Learning; Models, Technologies & Applications (MLMTA'07)
   o Bioinformatics & Computational Biology (BIOCOMP'07)
   o Software Engineering Research & Practice (SERP'07)
   o Wireless Networks (ICWN'07)
   o Image Processing, Computer Vision, & Pattern Recognition (IPCV'07)
   o Modeling, Simulation & Visualization Methods (MSV'07)
   o Computer Graphics & Virtual Reality (CGVR'07)
   o Multimedia Systems & Applications (MSA'07)
   o Internet Computing (ICOMP'07)
   o Semantic Web & Web Services (SWWS'07)
   o Security & Management (SAM'07)
   o Data Mining (DMIN'07)
   o Information & Knowledge Engineering (IKE'07)
   o e-Learning, e-Business, Enterprise Inf. Sys., & e-Government (EEE'07)
   o Embedded Systems & Applications (ESA'07)
   o Frontiers in Education: Computer Science & Computer Eng. (FECS'07)
   o Foundations of Computer Science (FCS'07)
   o Engineering of Reconfigurable Systems & Algorithms (ERSA'07)
   o Communications in Computing (CIC'7)

SPONSORS: (partial list)

   Academic Co-Sponsors include:
   - Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Media Laboratory,
     MIT (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
   - The Computational Biology and Functional Genomics Laboratory,
     Harvard University (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
   - Statistical Genomics and Computational Biology Laboratory,
     Department of Statistics, Harvard University (Cambridge,
     Massachusetts)
   - Texas Advanced Computing Center, The University of Texas at
     Austin (Austin, Texas)
   - Statistical and Computational Intelligence Laboratory of
     Purdue University (West Lafayette, Indiana)
   - Center for Computational Biology & Bioinformatics of
     Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis (Indiana)
   - University of Iowa's Medical Imaging HPC Lab (Iowa City, Iowa)
   - BioMedical Informatics & Bio-Imaging Laboratory
     (Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University, Georgia)
   - Intelligent Data Exploration and Analysis Laboratory, The
     University of Texas at Austin (Austin, Texas)
   - Statistical Genetics Research Group, Columbia University
   - Institute for Informatics Problems of the Russian Academy of
     Sciences (Moscow, Russia)
   - University of North Dakota (Grand Forks, North Dakota)

   Corporate Sponsors include:
   - Google, Inc., USA
   - Intel Corporation, USA
   - Salford Systems

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

   To attend the congress, use the following online registration link:
   http://www.world-academy-of-science.org/worldcomp07/ws/registration
   The complete WORLDCOMP'07 schedule is available at the following
   site: http://www.worldacademyofscience.org/worldcomp07/ws/program

HOTEL RESERVATION:

   Our 1,500 block of rooms at Monte Carlo hotel (the site of the conference)
   is already fully booked.  At this time, conference attendees are responsible
   in finding accommodation.  There are many hotels with reasonable rates that
   are within walking distance to the site of the conference (examples:
   New York New York, Excalibur, MGM, ...)


KEYNOTE LECTURES: (this is only a partial list)

o. Prof. Ruzena Bajcsy
   University of California, Berkeley, USA
   Humans in Real and Virtual Space

o. Prof. John H. Holland
   University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
   Innovation

o. Dr. Jack Y. Yang and Dr. Mary Qu Yang
   Harvard University, Massachusetts, USA
   National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, USA
   Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery of Human Genome and Competitive
   Genomes, Past, Future, and the Impact on the Science and Medicine

o. Prof. A. K. Dunker
   Indiana University and Purdue University, USA
   Protein Intrinsic Disorder, Cell Signaling, Drug Discovery, and
   Alternative Splicing

o. Prof. Jun Liu
   MIT and Harvard University, Massachusetts, USA
   Unraveling the Mystery of How Genes are Turned on and off Using
   Various Statistical and Computer Techniques

o. Prof. Joydeep Ghosh
   University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
   Schlumberger Distinguished Centennial Chair Professor
   Simultaneous Clustering and Modeling for Large Scale Data Mining Applications

o. Steve Leibson
   Tensilica, Inc.
   Challenges in Consumer Electronics for 21st Century

o. Prof. Viktor K. Prasanna
   University of Southern California, USA
   Scientific Computing Using Reconfigurable Hardware

o. Dr. Selim Aissi
   Intel Corp., USA
   Notebook Security: what encryption can and cannot do to safeguard user-data


PARTIAL LIST OF PLANNED TUTORIALS appears below (tutorial attendance is
free to registered attendees of worldcomp and all its associated conferences):

o. Robust Resource Allocation for Heterogeneous Parallel and Distributed
   Computing Systems
   Prof. H. J. Siegel
   Abell Endowed Chair Distinguished Professor of ECE and Professor of CS,
   Director, CSU Information Science and Technology Center (ISTeC)
   Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
   Date: June 25, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:00pm)

o. Developing Enterprise Web Services and Mobile/Wireless Systems
   Dr. Sandeep Chatterjee
   Chief Executive Officer, Cyndeo LLC, USA
   Date: June 25, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:00pm)

o. Intelligent Pattern Recognition and Applications
   Prof. Patrick Wang
   Northeastern University, Boston, USA
   Date: June 25, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:00pm)

o. Introduction to Uncertainty and Fuzzy Logic with Data Mining
   Applications
   Ashu M. G. Solo
   Principal/R&D Engineer, Maverick Technologies America Inc., USA
   Date: June 25, 2007 (5:00pm - 6:00pm)

o. Systems Biology in present day Bioinformatics: Tools, Tricks,
   Ticks and Traps
   Prashanth Suravajhala
   Roskilde University, Greater Copenhagen, Denmark

o. Real-Time Image and Video Processing: From Research to Reality
   Prof. Nasser Kehtarnavaz
   University of Texas at Dallas, Texas, USA
   Date: June 26, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:30pm)

o. Moving On, Moving Online That Is: An Introduction to Teaching Online
   Dr. Michael L. Nelson
   School of Technology Graduate Program Director
   International College, Ft. Myers, Florida, USA
   Date: June 26, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:30pm)

o. Computational Challenges in RNAi Gene Silencing
   Amanda Birmingham
   Dharmacon, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Bioinformatics Manager, USA
   Date: June 26, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:30pm)

o. Introduction to Game Programming
   Lakshmi Prayaga
   University of West Florida, Pensacola, Florida, USA
   Date: June 26, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:30pm)

o. The Integrated Microbial Genomes system (IMG)
   Dr. Konstantinos Mavrommatis
   Genome Biology Program, DOE Joint Genome Institute, California, USA
   Date: June 26, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:30pm)

o. Factor Graphs for Advanced Algorithm Design in Wireless Communications
   Dr. Henk Wymeersch
   Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
   Date: June 27, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:30pm)

o. Data Mining in Time Series and Multimedia Databases
   Dr. Eamonn Keogh
   University of California - Riverside, California, USA
   Date: June 27, 2007
   Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

o. Cryptographic Features and Applications in Java (and C++)
   Prof. Ray Kresman
   Bowling Green State University, USA
   Date: June 27, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:30pm)

o. Mobile Terminal Software Architecture - Present and Future
   S. Vijay Anand
   General Manager, SASKEN Communication Technologies Limited - CTO Team, India
   Date: June 27, 2007 (6:00pm - 9:30pm)
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