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FoCAS sponsor two travel bursaries for doctoral symposium at AAMAS 2015

FoCAS was pleased to sponsor two travel bursaries for the AAMAS doctoral symposium held on 5 May 2015 in Istanbul. AAMAS, the International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-agent Systems, provided a doctoral mentoring programme aimed at PhD students in

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FoCAS Best Paper Award at SEAMS 2015

FoCAS are pleased to announce that Luca Sabatucci and Massimo Cossentino won the FoCAS sponsored Best Paper Award at SEAMS 2015 (10th International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems) with their paper titled: “From Means-End Analysis to

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Prof. Jon Timmis @ The Edinburgh International Science Festival: Can robots evolve?

EISF

A video conversation between Jon Timmis and Alan Winfield – can robots evolve? Introduced by Prof. Alan Winfield (UWE) Sunday 12 April at 8pm in the Main Hall at Summerhall, Edinburgh As robots increasingly are becoming more embedded within everyday

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FoCAS Newsletter Issue Five

FoCAS Newsletter Issue Five

Download Issue Five of the FoCAS Newsletter (PDF) Winter 2015 View all FoCAS newsletters

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FoCAS attend ITCCC in Vietnam

Giacomo Cabri attended the International Conference on Nature of Computation and Communication (ICTCC2014) from November 24–25, 2014 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, where he publicised the work of FoCAS.

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CFP: Scalable Computing Practice and Experience Special Issue on Collective Adaptive Systems

URL: http://www.scpe.org/index.php/scpe/pages/view/Call-issue-3-2015 Collective Adaptive Systems (CAS) is a broad term that describes large scale systems that comprise of many units/nodes, each of which may have their own individual properties, objectives and actions. Decision-making in such a system is distributed and

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CFP: Position Statements @ UBICOMP 2014

Ubicomp Workshop

Call for Position Papers / Position Statements UBICOMP 2014 Workshop on “The Superorganism of Massive Collective Wearables” Seattle, WA, USA # September 13, 2014 (right before UBICOMP and ISWC – Sept. 15-17) Submissions due: September 5th, 2014 *WORKSHOP GOALS* This

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Ubicomp 2014 Workshop on The Superorganism of Massive Collective Wearables

Ubicomp Workshop 2014

Workshop date: Saturday September 13th, 2014 Presentations from the workshop Alois Ferscha: Collective Wristwear – The World in the Hands of Humankind Paul Lukowicz: Collective Eyeware: 7 Billion Live Streams Dirk Helbing: Creating a Planetary Nervous System As A Citizen

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FoCAS sponsor best presentation award at Workshop on Nature-inspired techniques for robotics

NIR 2014

NIR 2014: September 13 2014, Ljubljana, Slovenia Jorge Miguel Carvalho Gomes is a second year student at University of Lisbon who won the best student presentation award sponsored by FoCAS at the Nature-inspired techniques for Robotics workshop (NIR 2014). This

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FoCAS Workshop @ SASO 2014

FoCAS Workshop @ SASO 2014

Special Issue on Collective Adaptive Systems – Scaleable Computing: Practice and Experience Presentations Building blocks for aggregate programming of self-organising applications from FoCAS Initiative On the "Local-to-Global" Issue in Self-Organisation Chemical Reactions with Custom Kinetic Rates from FoCAS Initiative Data

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