Important Dates

  • Paper submission deadline: May 29, 2009
  • Author notification: July 10, 2009
  • Deadline for final camera-ready copies: July 28, 2009
  • Doctoral Symposium day: October 12, 2009






Doctoral Symposium on Artificial Intelligence

The Doctoral Symposium on Artificial Intelligence (SDIA 2009), in its second edition, is a satellite event of EPIA 2009 - Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, to be held in Aveiro between the 12th and the 15th of October, 2009.

SDIA 2009 aims at being a forum for discussion on post-graduated studies, thesis on Artificial Intelligence, increasing the integration and the cooperation between researchers from this scientific area and promoting a better visibility of their ongoing work to the academic and industrial communities.


With the organisation of this event, the Portuguese Association for Artificial Intelligence - APPIA intends to stimulate the improvement of the quality of post graduated studies, Ph.D. thesis in the scientific area of Artificial Intelligence.


This event is addressed to all Ph.D. students, portuguese or developing their work in portuguese higher education institutions, whose developments are related to some relevant topics to the scientific field of Artificial Intelligence.


The participation of the whole scientific community of Artificial Intelligence is welcome and it is essential to give significance to this event.


  • Paulo Novais, University of Minho,
  • Cesar Analide, University of Minho,
  • Pedro Henriques, University of Minho,