IEEE Computational Intelligence Society
Emergent Technologies Technical Committee
Molecular Computing Task Force
The workshop aims to bring together researchers working in membrane computing
and related areas (such as computational biology, DNA
computing, artificial life, theory of computation) in a friendly atmosphere enhancing
communication and cooperation.
It is organised by the School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
at Heriot-Watt University
and it will take place in the Earl Mountbatten Building
, Riccarton campus
Specifically: the main lecture room will be room 3.36, the talk of Prof. S. Wolfram will be held in room 1.27, coffee breaks will take place in room 3.02.
Conform the tradition, the workshop is planned as a friendly
with a good balance of science, tourism, socialising, and scientific
The workshop fee is of GBP 150 per person (equivalent to about EUR 200), to be payed in advance and it includes the participation, a welcome packet, coffee/tea breaks and lunches for the duration of the workshop and touristic programme.
The suggested accommodations
, to be paid by the participants, are student lodgings in the campus.
Delegates are invited to register
as early as possible.
DATE OF THE WORKSHOP: July 28 (Monday)- July 31 (Thursday), 2008
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: April 21 (Monday), 2008.
NOTIFICATION OF ACCEPTANCE: May 16 (Friday), 2008.
FINAL VERSION FOR THE PRE-PROCEEDINGS: June 6 (Friday), 2008.
We are going to have a
One award will be in the form of a book donated by Oxford University Press
, while the other will be 1 year subscrition to the International Journal on Natural Computing