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Hello, Members of the CLASS-L Listserve,
Below is the Call For Papers for the Classification Society Annual
A URL, where info about fees and deadlines is given, appears at the end.
Classification Society Sec'y / Treasurer,
for the conference organizers
*Call for Papers
Annual Conference of the Classification Society
June 16 - 18, 2011
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA*
The Classification Society is proud to host its annual conference on
classification and clustering at Carnegie Mellon University from June
16 - 18, 2011.
The conference has an inclusive focus on all facets of classification
and clustering, including but not limited to:
combinatorial optimization, data mining, machine learning, statistical
classification, mixture modeling, etc.
In addition to addressing a wide array of methodological approaches to
grouping data, the fields of applications have a rich tradition of
being quite broad with some examples including educational testing,
national security, federal policies, text mining, astronomy, and much
The Classification Society is requesting abstracts for oral
presentations that are applicable to any area of classification.
The conference is not limited geographically and hopes to continue to
attract attendees and presenters from around the globe. Abstracts
can be submitted to co-conference organizer:
Douglas Steinley ([log in to unmask]) by the deadline of April
15th, 2011 with decisions of acceptance made by May 1st 2011.
Additional information regarding the conference (including
registration fees and deadlines) can be found at:
Stanley L. Sclove, Ph.D.
S t a t i s t i c i a n
Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago
Information& Decision Sciences Dept (MC 294) . . ofc (312) 996-2681
College of Business Administration . . . . dept (312) 996-2676
University of Illinois at Chicago . . . . . fax (312) 413-0385
601 S. Morgan Street . . . . . . . . . [log in to unmask]
Chicago, IL 60607-7124, U.S.A . . . . . www.uic.edu/~slsclove