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Article Type: Special announcements From: Kybernetes, Volume 40, Issue 7/8
15th International Congress on Cybernetics and Systems of WOSC joint with 2011 IEEE International Conference on Grey Systems and Intelligent ServicesCall for Participation at 15th CongressNanjing, China15-18 September 2011
WOSC – the World Organisation of Systems and Cybernetics.
College of Economics and Management, Institute for Grey Systems Studies, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China.
The 15th International Congress of Cybernetics and Systems of WOSC will take place at Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
Nanjing is a famous historic city described as “a birthplace of southern beauties and a habitat of royal rulers” by ancient Chinese poets, ranks as one of the six major ancient Chinese capitals. Nanjing, a city with “a curling dragon and a crouching tiger” is nestled amid green mountains and forests and water bodies. And the ten great scenic areas have formed the beautiful tourist sceneries of Nanjing. Foreign visitors are offered direct international plan connections to Nanjing, Shanghai (1 h to Nanjing by express train), Beijing (1.5 h to Nanjing by airplane), Hong Kong (2 h to Nanjing by airplane) or Guangzhou (1.8 h to Nanjing by airplane).
Please see the contacts given below for latest information about the congress and in particular the many special sessions that have been arranged. One new session is in the area of organisational cybernetics. Details from Professor Raul Espejo (firstname.lastname@example.org).
For more information about the 15th International Congress of Cybernetics and Systems of WOSC, please visit the web site: http://wosc-congress.nuaa.edu.cn
Full details – see Kybernetes, Vol. 39 No. 7, 2010.
Sifeng Liu, e-mail: email@example.com
Chuanmin Mi, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
College of Economics and Management, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 29 Imperial Street, Nanjing 210016, People’s Republic of China, Tel. and Fax: +86-25-84896149.
8th Congress of the European Union for Systems (EUS)8ème Congrès de l’Union Européenne de Systémique (UES)19-22 October 2011
Institut de Sociologie de l’Université Libre de Bruxelles, Avenue Jeanne 44, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgique.
Onward! 2011ACM Conference on New Ideas in Programming, and Reflections on Software22-27 October 2011
Hilton Portland & Executive Tower, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Chair: Robert Hirschfeld
Hasso-Plattner-Institut, Potsdam, Germany.
The conference is co-located with SPLASH/OOPSLA.
Information from: http://onward-conference.org