Call for papers EKAW'2000

12th International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management 

French Riviera, 

October 2-6, 2000.

(in collaboration with AAAI)

After EKAW'99 that took place in Dagstuhl, Germany, EKAW '2000 will be an open
conference called the 12th  International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Knowledge Management. The EKAW acronym and series number (currently the 12th) are maintained.

EKAW'2000 aims at gathering researchers working on any area concerning methods, techniques and tools for the construction and the exploitation of knowledge-intensive systems and for knowledge management. 


Papers are welcome on the following topics (not exclusive): Demonstrations and publication

Software demonstrations related to presented papers are also encouraged.

Accepted papers will be published in Springer's Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence.

Important dates

Submission deadline: March 31, 2000
Notification of acceptance: June 22, 2000
Camera ready copy : July 7, 2000
             Author registration: July 28, 2000
Conference: October 2-6, 2000

Instruction to authors

Long papers should not exceed 16 pages, short papers 8 pages. Papers must closely follow the Springer Guidelines. Papers are due by July 7.


Authors must fill a copyright transfer agreement, and send it to :
Olivier Corby, Rose Dieng

2004 route des Lucioles, BP 93
06902 Sophia Antipolis, Cedex 

Submission Procedure

Authors should submit a full paper electronically either as a postscript, html or pdf file by emailing the according URL. In addition, authors should submit an ascii version of their title page by email.
Submission address :

Submission Format

The first page of submitted papers should include: title, author names, affiliations, postal addresses, electronic mail addresses, telephone and fax numbers for all authors, and a brief abstract. All correspondence will be sent to the author designed as contact person in the electronic title page.

Submissions should not exceed 6000 words and should be printed on A4 paper with at least 1 inch margins on all sides. Notice that, since the proceedings will be published as LNAI, authors using LaTeX may already use the Springer style files.


The registration conditions are described above  (click on "Venue information") and the registration form is accessible by clicking on "Registration".

International Program Committee of EKAW'2000

Chairs and main organizers

Program Committee

Steering committee

Organization committee

WORKSHOPS (2 October 2000)



in collaboration with AAAI

Conseil Régional Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur

Club CRIN Ingénierie du Traitement de l'Information

GdR-PRC-I3 (Information - Interaction -Intelligence)