The 36th Annual Conference of the German Classification Society on
Data Analysis, Machine Learning and Knowledge Discovery
August 1-3, 2012, Hildesheim, Germany
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August 1-3, 2012:
GfKl 2012 Conference

The 36th Annual Conference of the German Classification Society - Gesellschaft für Klassifikation (GfKl), a member of the International Federation of Classification Societies (IFCS), focuses on advances in data analysis, machine learning and knowledge discovery.

Find here the flyer, the poster (7.7MB) and the small poster (723.1 KB).

The scientific program includes sessions with invited talks and contributed presentations from a broad range of topics in the following areas:

Special emphasis is laid on interdisciplinary research and the interaction between theory and practice.

The conference language is English.

Participants interested in presenting a talk are invited to submit an abstract. All abstracts will undergo a review process. Accepted abstracts will appear in the preconference volume.

After the presentations at the conference, the authors can submit full papers to the postconference proceedings volume. Full papers will be reviewed by at least two members of the program committee and successful contributions will be published in the post-conference proceedings in the Springer series Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization.

Full papers for the post-conference proceedings can be submitted electronically here.

The German Classification Society grants an award for the best paper.

GfKl 2012 also incorporates a Workshop on Library and Information Science (LIS'2012), soliciting contributions on the role of classification and data analysis in this domain.