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From: Roberto Bayardo bayardo@almaden.ibm.com
Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2001 07:14:13 -0800
Subject: KDD-2001 Workshop Proposals, deadline Feb 9, 2001
                 Call for Workshop Proposals
       Seventh ACM SIGKDD International Conference on
              Knowledge Discovery  & amp; Data Mining
           August 26-29, 2001, San Francisco, CA, USA

The KDD-2001 organizing committee invites proposals for workshops to
be held in conjunction with the conference. The purpose of these
workshops is to provide participants with the opportunity to discuss
novel research ideas on focused technical topics in an informal
setting. Researchers and practitioners from all segments of the
data-mining community are invited to submit proposals for review.  The
organizers of approved workshops are expected to define the workshop's
focus, gather and review submissions, and decide upon final program
content. They may elect to form organizing or program committees for
assistance in these tasks.

Workshop proposals (details below) should be sent by e-mail to the
Workshop Chair, Roberto Bayardo (bayardo@almaden.ibm.com), by the
submission deadline of Feb 9, 2001. PDF format is highly preferred.


 February 9, 2001: Workshop proposals due.
 February 19, 2001: Notification of proposal acceptance.
 March 1, 2001: Workshop call for papers.
 May 15, 2001: Workshop papers due.
 June 15, 2001: Notification of paper acceptance.
 July 16, 2001: Revised papers due.
 August 26, 2001: Workshops held.

Proposals should be no more than 3 pages in length, and must include
the following information:

1. Description of the research issues that will be the focus of the
2. Reasons why the topic is of interest.
3. Contact information (address, email, phone) for all organizers,
   and a designated primary contact.
4. List of potential reviewers, authors, and attendees (if possible).

Proposers are encouraged to have their drafts reviewed by potential
workshop participants before submission.

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