• Iberamia 2014

IBERAMIA 2014 will be held in Santiago de Chile, on November 24-27, 2014

Program Commitee

P.C. Chair Institution
Ana Bazzan Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil.

Ambient inteligence PC


Chairs Institution
Juan Botía Universidad de Murcia, Spain
Paulo Novais Universidade do Minho, Portugal
PC Members Institution
Victor Zamudio Instituto Tecnológico de León, México
Goreti Marreiros ISEP, Portugal
Nayat Sanchez-Pi ADDLabs. Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Jorge Gomez-Sanz Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Emilio Serrano Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain
Nayat Sanchez-Pi ADDLabs. Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Flavio S Correa Da Silva Universidade de Sao Paulo
Javier Bajo Polytechnic University of Madrid,Spain
Asier Aztiria University of Mondragon,Spain
Andres Muñoz UCAM
Carlos Bento Universidade de Coimbra , Portugal

AI in Education, Affective Computing and Human-Computer Interaction PC


Chairs
Silvana Aciar Instituto de Informática, Universidad Nacional de San Juan, Argentina
Silvia Schiaffino Universidad Nacional del Centro de la Provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Rosa Vicari Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
PC Members
Marcelo Gabriel Armentano ISISTAN, Fac. Cs. Exactas, UNICEN / CONICET , Argentina
Marcelo Pimenta UFRGS - Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Julian Moreno Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
Daniela Godoy ISISTAN Research Institute, Argentina
Carina Gonzalez ULL , Spain
Elaine H. T. Oliveira Universidade Federal do Amazonas, Brazil
Ana Casali Universidad Nacional de Rosario - CIFASIS, Argentina
Luis Carriço University of Lisbon, Portugal
Daniel Cabrera-Paniagua Universidad de Valparaíso, Chile
Silvia Baldiris Universitat de Girona, Spain
Magalí Teresinha Longhi Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Magda Bercht UFRGS, Brazil
Roberto Garcia Universitat de Lleida, Spain
Patricia Paderewski Universidad de Granada, Spain
Francisco Luis Gutiérrez Vela Universidad de Granada, Spain
Ramon Fabregat Gesa Universitat de Girona (UdG) , Spain
João Sarraipa UNINOVA , Portugal
Nuria Agell ESADE, URL , Spain
Juan Corchado University of Salamanca , Spain
Bianca Innocenti UDG
Manuel Ortega Cantero Castilla-La Mancha University, Spain
Toni Granollers Universida de Lleida, Spain
Cristian Rusu Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, Chile
Ayela Coto Universidad Nacional, Costa Rica
Jose Cascalho Universidade dos Azores , Portugal
Ricardo Goncalves UNINOVA, New University of Lisbon, Portugal
Luis Fernando Castillo Universidad de Caldas, Colombia
Claudio Cubillos Pontificia Universidad Catlica de Valparaíso, Chile

Computer Vision PC


Chairs
Luis Enrique Sucar Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica, Mexico
José Manuel Menéndez Univ. Politecnica Madrid, Spain
PC Members
Alvaro Soto PUC, Chile
Luz-Abril Torres CINVESTAV, México
Michael Hoedlmoser TU WIEN, Austria
Rafael Murrieta UIUC, México
Humberto Sossa IPN, México
José-Luis Gordillo ITESM, México
Jim Little UBC, Canada
Luis Salgado Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
Oswaldo Rojas Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
Klamer Schutte Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research TNO, Netherlands
Petros Daras Visual Computing Laboratory, Information Technologies Institute Centre for Research & Technology – Hellas , Greece
Salvador Landeros Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, México
Plinio Moreno Instituto de Sistemas e Robótica, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal
Miguel Angel Sotelo Universidad de Alcalá de Henares, Spain
Jesse Hoey Univ. Waterloo, Canada
Domingo Mery PUC, Chile
Mariano Rivera CIMAT, México

Bio-Inspired Computing PC


Chairs
Marcilio Souto Univ. Orleans, France
Camelia Chira Technical University Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Luis Correia Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
PC Members
Teresa Ludermir Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Brazil
Agostinho Rosa IST, Portugal
Anca Andreica UBB, Romania
André P. L. F de Carvalho ICMC USP, Brazil
Antonio de Padua Braga UFMG, Brazil
Aurora Pozo UFPR, Brazil
Carlos Gershenson KUNAM, México
Colm O'Riordan GALWAY, Ireland
Fernando Gomide UNICAMP, Brazil
Fernando Lobo U. ALGARVE , Portugal
Gerson Zaverucha UFRJ , Brazil
Guilherme Desouza University of Missouri-Columbia,USA
Jorge Maturana UACH, Chile
José Ramón Villar UNIOVI, Spain
Juan Julián Merelo UGR, Spain
Leonardo Trujillo ITT. Mexico
Luís Rocha INDIANA U, USA
Paulo Engel UFRGS, Brazil
Artur Garcez CITY LONDON, UK
Guillaume Cleuziou Univ. Orleans, France
Massimo De Gregorio CNR, Italy
Tiago Baptista U. Coimbra, Portugal
Sara Silva UNIV. LISBOA, Portugal
Igor Alexander IMPERIAL COLLEGE, UK
Sarajane Marques Peres USP, Brazil
Adrião Duarte Dória-Neto UFRN, Brazil
Ana Carolina Lorena UNIFESP, Brazil
Cleber Zanchettin UFPE, Brazil
Katti Faceli UFSCAR, Brazil
Marley Vellasco PUC-Rio, Brazil
Renato Tinos USP, Brazil
Ronaldo Prati UFABC, Brazil

Information and Knowledge Processing Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining PC


Chairs
Ana Gabriela Maguitman Universidad Nacional del Sur, Argentina
Gisele Pappa UFMG, Brazil
PC Members
Daniela Godoy Universidad Nacional del Centro,Argentina
Maria Carolina Monard Escola Politécnica Da Universidade De São Paulo, Brazil
Pablo de La Fuente Redondo Universidad de Valladolid, Spain
Ramón Brena Tecnológico de Monterrey , Mexico
Sofia Brenes Google, USA
Marcelo Errecalde Universidad Nacional de San Luis
Pablo Granitto CIFASI , Argentina
Facundo Bromberg Universidad Tecnológica Nacional, Mendoza , Argentina
Diego Milone Universidad Nacional del Litoral , Argentina
Carlos Martín Lorenzetti Universidad Nacional del Sur , Argentina
Rocío Luján Cecchini Universidad Nacional del Sur , Argentina
Axel Soto Dalhousie University, Canada
Thomas Reichherzer University of West Florida, USA
Alexandre Plastino UFF, Brazil
Elaine Sousa ICMC USP, Brazil
Luiz Merschmann UFOP, Brazil
Solange Rezende ICMC USP, Brazil
Wagner Meira Jr UFMG, Brazil
Loic Cerf UFMG, Brazil

Applications of AI PC


Chairs
Ana Cristina Bicharra García Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Fernando Koch SAMSUNG Research Institute, México
PC Members
Christian Guttmann IBM Research, Australia
Leonardo Garrido Monterrey Tech, México
Simon Goss Defense Science Technology Organisation,Australia
Jan Richter IBM Research, Australia
Priscilla Avegliano IBM Research , Brazil
Andrew Koster SAMSUNG Research Institute, Brazil
Michael Luck King's College London, UK
Carlos Cardonha IBM Research, Brazil
Moser Fagundes FACIN/PUC-RS
Sergio Borger IBM Research, Brazil
Aline Paes Carvalho Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Inhauma Ferraz Universidade Federal Fluminense , Brazil
Luis Marti PUC-Rio, Brazil
Luis Paes Leme Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Nayat Sanchez-Pi ILTC, Brazil
Solange Rezende Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fabio Piva SAMSUNG Research Institute, Brazil
Kent Steer IBM Research, Australia
Flavia Bernardini Universidade Federal Fluminense-Polo Rio das Ostras , Brazil
Flavio Varejao Universidade Federal do Espirito Santo, Brazil

Knowledge Engineering, Knowledge Representation and Probabilistic Reasoning PC

Chairs
Guillermo Simari Universidad Nacional del Sur, Argentina
Renata Wassermann University of São Paulo, Brazil
Fabio Cozman Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
PC Members
Leliane Barros University of São Paulo, Brazil
Valdinei Freire Da Silva Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
Marcelo L. Errecalde Universidad Nacional de San Luis, Argentina
Ricardo O. Rodriguez Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
María Vanina Martínez University of Oxford, UK
Jaime Ide Stony Brook, USA
Felipe Trevizan Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
Adolfo Neto Technical Federal University of Paraná, Brazil
Márcio Ribeiro University of São Paulo, Brazil
Fred Freitas Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil

Machine Learning PC

Chairs
Paulo Cortez University of Minho, Portugal
Joao Gama University of Porto, Portugal
Estevam Rafael Hruschka Junior Federal University of Sao Carlos (UFSCar), Brazil
PC Members
Pablo Granitto Centro Internacional Franco-Argentino de Ciencias de la Información y de Sistemas, CONICET, Argentina
Andre Carvalho University of São Paulo, Brazil
Luís Nunes Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (ISCTE-IUL), Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal
Susana Nascimento Department of Computer Science, Fac. Ciências e Tecnologia, Universidade Nova de Lisboa , Portugal
Jaime Cardoso INESC Porto, Portugal
Max Pereira University of Porto, Portugal
Carlos Ferreira LIAAD INESC Porto, Portugal
Murat Caner Testik Hacettepe University, Turkey
Albert Bifet University of Waikato, New Zeland
Elaine Faria Universidade Federal de Uberlândia, Brazil
Leandro Krug Wives Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
M. C. Nicoletti Federal University of Sao Carlos (UFSCar), Brazil
Agnès Braud University of Strasbourg, France
Chee Seng Chan University of Malaya
Florentino Fdez-Riverola University of Vigo, Spain
Alexessander Couto Alves Imperial College London , UK
Bianca Zadrozny IBM Research Brazil, Brazil
Tayseer Al-Shanableh NEAR EAST UNIVERSITY
Maria-Carolina Monard University of São Paulo, Brazil
Nuno Fonseca EMBL-EBI, Portugal
Eduardo Morales Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica (INAOE), México
Alberto Bugarín University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Luis Matias University of Porto, Portugal
Alexandre Carvalho LIAAD INESC Porto, Portugal
Vania Almeida INESC Porto, Portugal
Márcia Oliveira LIAAD INESC Porto, Portugal
Rita Ribeiro University of Porto, Portugal
José Luis Oliveira University of Aveiro, Portugal
Carlos Soares University of Porto, Portugal

Agent-Based Modelling and Simulation PC


Chairs
Jaime Sichman Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
Giuseppe Vizzari Univ. Milano Bicocca, Italy
PC Members
Armando Geller Scensei, USA
Alfredo Garro University of Calabria, Italy
Juán Pavón Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Fred Amblard CNRS IRIT - Université des Sciences Sociales Toulouse 1, France
Luis Antunes GUESS/Univ. Lisboa, Portugal
Franziska Klügl Örebro University, Sweden
Rosaldo Rossetti Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, Portugal
Flavio S Correa Da Silva Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fabien Michel LIRMM - Université Montpellier II, France
Graçaliz Dimuro FURG, Brazil
Paul Davidsson Malmö University, Sweden

Multi-Agent Systems PC

Chairs
Valérie Camps University of Toulouse/IRIT, France
Jomi Fred Hubner Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil
Carles Sierra IIIA-CSIC, Spain
Juan Carlos Burguillo Univ. of Vigo, Spain
PC Members
Javier Bajo Pérez Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain
Yves Demazeau CNRS, LIG, France
Daniela Godoy Universidad Nacional del Centro de la Pcia. de Buenos Aires , Argentina
Jaroslaw Kozlak AGH University of Science and Technology , Poland
Alejandro Guerra-Hernández Univ. Veracruzana, Mexico
Olivier Boissier ENS Mines Saint-Etienne, France
João Leite Universidade Nova de Lisboa , Portugal
Emmanuel Adam Université de Valenciennes, France
Antonio Carlos Da Rocha Costa Univ. Federal de Rio Grande, Brazil
Viviane Torres Da Silva Univ. Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Juan Carlos González Moreno Univ. of Vigo, Spain
Aleksander Byrski AGH, Univ. of Science and Technology , Poland
Benedita Malheiro Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto, Portugal
Vicente Ramón Tomás López Univ. Jaume I, Spain
Dídac Busquets Imperial College, UK
Jose Luis Fernandez-Marquez Univ. of Geneva, Switzerland
Carlos Chesñevar Universidad Nacional del Sur, Argentina
Juan Pavón Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Luis Correia Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Beatriz López Universitat de Girona, Spain
Pablo Noriega IIIA-CSIC, Spain
Wamberto Vasconcelos University of Aberdeen, UK

Natural Language Processing PC

Chairs
Manuel Montes-Y-Gómez Instituto Nacional de Astrofísica, Óptica y Electrónica, México
Aline Villavicencio UFRGS, Brazil
PC Members
Paolo Rosso Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain
Efstathios Stamatatos University of the Aegean , Greece
Ted Petersen University of Minnesota in Duluth, USA
Alexander Gelbukh Centro de Investigación en Computación , México
Laura Alonso Alemany Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina
Dina Wonsever Universidad de la República, Uruguay
Thiago Pardo USP-SC, Brazil
Sandra Aluisio USP-SC, Brazil
Roberto Navigli Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Eneko Aguirre University of the Basque Country, Spain
Thamar Solorio University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Agustin Gravano Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Antonio Teixeira University Aveiro, Portugal

Planning and Scheduling PC

Chairs
Eva Onaindia Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain
Felipe Meneguzzi Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul , Brazil
PC Members
Blai Bonet Universidad Simon Bolivar, Venezuela
Neil Yorke-Smith American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Pedro Meseguer IIIA-CSIC, Spain
Lavindra Desilva University of Nottingham, UK
Ivan Serina University of Brescia, Italy
Moser Silva Fagundes Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

Fuzzy Systems PC


Chairs
Andrea Tettamanzi Univ. Nice Sophia Antipolis , France
Andrés Soto Bityvip Tech., Spain
PC Members
Fernando Bobillo Univ. Zaragoza, Spain
Rita María Castillo Ortega Univ. Granada, Spain
Mario Chacon New York Univ, Abu Dhabi
Davide Ciucci Univ. Milano Bicocca, Italy
Célia Da Costa Pereira Univ. Nice Sophia Antipolis, France
Itzamá López Yáñez Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México
Maria Matilde Garcia Lorenzo Univ. Central de Las Villas, Cuba
Carlos Morell Univ. Central de Las Villas , Cuba
José Ángel Olivas Varela UCLM, Spain
Gabriella Pasi Univ. Milano Bicocca, Italy
Alejandro Rosete Suárez CUJAE , Cuba
Daniel Sánchez Univ. Granada, Spain
Angelica Urrutia Sepulveda UCM, Chile
Cornelio Yannez Marquez Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México

Robotics PC

Chairs
Luis Paulo Reis University of Minho, Portugal
Luiz Chaimowicz Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
PC Members
Anna Costa Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
António Paulo Moreira Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Armando Sousa University of Porto, Portugal
Brígida Mónica Faria Instituto Politécnico do Porto (ESTSP-IPP), Portugal
Denis Wolf Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
Edson Prestes Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Fernando Ribeiro Universidade do Minho, Portugal
Fernando Osório Universidade de São Paulo, Portugal
Guilherme Barreto Universidade Federal do Ceara, Brazil
Javier Ruiz Del Solar Universidad de Chile, Chile
João Fabro Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná, Brazil
Jorge Dias University of Coimbra, Portugal
José Luis Gordillo Tecnológico de Monterrey, México
Josemar Rodrigues de Souza Universidade do Estado da Bahia, Brazil
Luiz Marcos Gonçalves Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Marco Simões Universidade do Estado da Bahia, Brazil
Nuno Lau Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
Rui Rocha University of Coimbra, Portugal
Sílvia Botelho Universidade Federal do Rio Grande, Brazil
Vicente Matellan Universidad de León, Spain
Anibal Ollero University of Sevilla, Spain
Pedro Nuñez Universidad de Extremadura, Spain
Rogelio Soto Tecnológico de Monterrey, México
José Neira University of Saragoza, Spain
Manuel Armada Spanish Council for Scientific Research, Spain
Roseli Romero Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
Rodrigo Braga Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Brazil
Flavio Tonidandel Centro universitário da FEI, Brazil
Alexandre Silva Simões Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Brazil