posted by user: 21stCW || 8050 views || tracked by 18 users: [display]

21st Century Wiener 2014 : IEEE 2014 Conference on Norbert Wiener in the 21st Century

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle

Link: http://21stcenturywiener.org/
 
When Jun 24, 2014 - Jun 26, 2014
Where Boston
Abstract Registration Due Nov 30, 2013
Submission Deadline Feb 14, 2014
Categories    cybernetics   robotics   computer ethics   information technology
 

Call For Papers

With the theme Reintroducing Norbert Wiener, the IEEE 2014 Conference on Norbert Wiener in the 21st Century will include:

• Examination of the subsequent development and importance of his
research, including multi-disciplinary panels of experts examining
specific questions related to his fields
• A current look at the social impact and ethical challenges of technology
that he foresaw
• Reminiscences of his life from people who knew him personally
• An important part of the conference will be sessions of research papers
on contemporary work related to Wiener’s pioneering contributions.

These will be selected from submissions to this open call for papers (CFP).

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

• Subsequent 21st Century development of his fields of work (fuzzy
sets and modelling, information theory, philosophy, life sciences,
interval computation, Brownian motion, analysis under uncertainty,
cybernetics and its applications in business, education and society…)
• 21st Century relevance of his societal concerns (information ethics,
technology innovation and economic development, robots and the
future of work, cyber warfare and crime, science fiction as social
commentary…)
• Wiener the person (reminiscences, history of technology including
the internet, technology biography, Wiener in India and China…)
• Encouraging new research and publishing in his fields of work.

Related Resources

Digithum 2019   Digithum-Call for Papers-Call for papers-Money in the 21st Century
ICRA 2019   IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation
ModHome 2019   Modernism in the Home
ICITA 2019   International Conference on Information Technology and Applications
Blues in the 21st Century 2018   Blues in the 21st century: Myth, Social Expression and Trans-culturalism
ISAIR 2018   The 3rd International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and Robotics 2018
TLoN 2019   A Century of Internationalisms: The Promise and Legacies of The League of Nations
IJCCSA 2018   International Journal on Cloud Computing: Services and Architecture
MOL 2018   Muratoriana online 2018
SEA20C 2018   The Sea in the 20th Century: Globalization, Science, Networks and Heritage