Call for Papers

Important Dates

Tutorial proposals due:                            July 6, 2012
Paper Submission Deadline:
   Main Conference:                                July 6, 2012   (Extended to July 20th ---FIRM)
   Special Sessions, Workshops & ICMLA Challenge:  August 6, 2012 (Extended to August 20th ---FIRM)
Notification of acceptance:                        September 7th  (Extended to September 18th)
Camera-ready papers & Pre-registration:            October 1st    (Extended to October 8th)
The ICMLA Conference:                              December 12-15, 2012

All paper submissions will be handled electronically. Detailed instructions for submitting the papers are provided on the conference home page at

ICMLA 2012 Submission Info

Scope of the Conference:

Contributions describing applications of machine learning (ML) techniques to real-world problems, interdisciplinary research involving machine learning, experimental and/or theoretical studies yielding new insights into the design of ML systems, and papers describing development of new analytical frameworks that advance practical machine learning methods are especially encouraged.

Paper Submission

High quality papers in all Machine Learning areas are solicited. Papers that present new directions will receive careful and supportive reviews. Authors are expected to ensure that their final manuscripts are original and are not appearing in other publications. Paper should be limited to 6 pages and submitted in IEEE format (double column). Papers will be reviewed by the Program Committee on the basis of technical quality, originality, significance and clarity. All submissions will be handled electronically. Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. A selected number of accepted papers will be invited for possible inclusion, in an expanded and revised form, in some special journal issues.

ICMLA 2012 Best Paper Award and ICMLA 2012 Best Poster Award will be conferred at the conference to the authors of the best research paper and best poster presentation, respectively, based on the reviewers and Programme Committee recommendations. Detailed instructions for submitting papers can be found at

ICMLA 2012 Submission Info

For information contact:
Taghi Khoshgoftaar, Email
Xingquan (Hill) Zhu, Email

Proposals for Special Sessions, Workshops and Tutorials

We invite submission of proposals for special sessions, workshops and tutorials.
Special sessions and workshops can be from to 3 days long. Proposals should include the following information:

Each special session/workshop will have at least five paper presentations. Special session/workshop chairs will be responsible for soliciting the papers, organizing the reviews, and making final decisions in consultation with the conference chairs.

Special session/workshop proposals or Tutorial proposals can be submitted to:
Taghi Khoshgoftaar,  Email:
Xingquan (Hill) Zhu, Email:
Conference Co-Chairs

Deadline for special session/workshop proposals: May 31, 2012
Deadline for tutorial proposals:                 July 6, 2012