Program Chair: Prof. Flavia Bernardini, DSc (Fluminense Federal University – Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)


Areas and  Area Chairs (to be re-confirmed):

Agent and multi-agents (MAS)
Area Chair: Ana Bazzan. Institute of Informatics, UFRGS. Brazil

Ambient intelligence. Intelligence of things. Smart cities (AML)
Area Chair: José Molina Lopes. Computer Science, U. Carlos III de Madrid. Spain
Area Chair: Nayat Sanchez-Pi. INRIA-Chile. Chile

Bio-inspired AI. Planning & scheduling. Meta-heuristics. (BIO)
Area Chair: Luis Correia. Informatics Department, U. Lisboa. Portugal
Area Chair:  Luis Marti. INRIA-Chile. Chile

Big data. Data mining. Machine learning. Deep learning. (ML)
Area Chair: Solange Rezende. Statistics and Computer Science Department, USP. Brazil
Area Chair: Ricardo Marcondes Marcacini. Statistics and Computer Science Department, USP. Brazil

Knowledge engineering. Decision support systems. Ontology. Knowledge representation and reasoning. Argumentation (KRR)
Area Chair: José Viterbo. Computer Science Department, UFF. Brazil
Area Chair: to be defined

Robotics. Computer vision. (ROB)
Area Chair: Alberto Reyes Ballesteros. Control, Electronics and Communications Department, INEEL. Mexico
Area Chair: Jose Martinez-Carranza. Computer Science Department, Inst.  Nacional de Astrofisica Optica y Electronica (INAOE), Mexico.

Natural language processing. Conversational AI (NLP)
Area Chair: Rosanna Costaguta. Dpt. de Informática. Universidad Nacional de Santiago del Estero (UNSE), Argentina.
Area Chair: Silvia Schiaffino. ISISTAN, Universidad Nacional del Centro de la Provincia de Buenos Aires (UNCPBA), Argentina.

Social impact of AI. Ethics and AI. Explainable AI. (ETH)
Area Chair: Juan Pavon. Dpt. Ing. Software e Int. Artificial, Fac. Informatica UCM. Spain
Area Chair: José Hernández-Orallo. Valencian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence, Universitat Politecnica de Valencia, Spain.