( Please forgive duplication. )
of the CLASS-L Listserve,
Below is the Call For Papers for the Classification Society
A URL, where info about fees and deadlines is given, appears at
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 more.
The Classification Society is requesting abstracts for oral
presentations that are applicable to any area of
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