The 8th International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature (PPSN VIII) will be held in Birmingham,  UK, on 18-22 September 2004.

The International Conference on Parallel Problem Solving from Nature ( PPSN ) has been one of the most respected high-quality international conferences in Natural Computation since 1990. 

The important dates are: 

Final date for Date
Submission: 26 March 16 April 2004
Acceptance: 28 May 8 June 2004
Final papers: 18 June 2 July 2004
Conference:  18-22 September 2004

We are looking forward to seeing you at Birmingham.

You can download the Call For Papers here (PPSN04CFP.pdf, 240k).

Here are some photos taken at the PPSN VIII conference.
The Proceedings has been published by Springer-Verlag (Lecture Notes in Computer Science vol. 3242).
27/07/2004: The programme of PPSN VIII is on-line.
12/07/2004: The papers accepted by Workshop on Nature Inspired Approaches to Networks and Telecommunications will be recommended to publish on International Journal of Computational Intelligence and Applications. Details refer to
07/07/2004: Keynote Speakers: Mandyam Srinivasan, Benjamin Wah, C. Lee Giles.
19/05/2004: Online registration form is available now.
13/05/2004: Call For Papers: PPSN VIII workshops.

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