*VIII Best MSc Dissertation/PhD Thesis Contest in Artificial Intelligence (CTDIA 2012)*-----------------------
Papers can be written in English or in Portuguese and must not exceed 12 pages, including title, abstract, all tables, figures, and references. Over length submissions will be rejected without review. Authors should use the style file of Springer-Verlag Lecture Notes. More detailed information can be found at:
CTDIA expects papers with concluded work, with evaluation and
results. The paper should include the name of the advisor (and
co-advisors) as co-authors and the following information in
the first page after the abstract:
- Student level (MSc or PhD)
- Date of conclusion
- Examining board members
- Pointer to an on-line version of the full dissertation or thesis (that can be written in English or in Portuguese)
- Pointer to all publications derived from the research work
Papers must be submitted using the JEMS system:
Only papers in PDF format will be accepted.
CTDIA will have two phases: in the first phase (until August, 20), which will be eliminatory, a set of works will be selected based on the quality of the submitted paper; in the second phase, the selected works will be presented and judged during the BRACIS-2012. Notice that in the first phase, the main object of judgment is the paper; while in the second one, the main object of judgment is the full thesis or dissertation.
The author of each accepted paper must attend the conference to present the work.