Important Dates


Now accepting submissions for the BICA Workshop at Fukuchiyama, Japan, to be held as a part of IVA-2021 on September 14. The conference IVA-2021 and its workshops will be entirely virtual. Papers will be added to the BICA*AI Procedia Computer Science volume.

  • The Last Round Deadline: April 1
  • Procedia submission deadline: March 11
  • Notification of acceptance: March 25
  • Camera-ready version due: April 13
  • BICA Worksop at IVA21: September 14
  • CSR submission: until November 2021

For details, please see CFP, Submission and Registration. We are looking forward to your papers!



Other Outdated Details

Virtual participation is free: please see Registration for details. Due to Covid-19, both, Robotica 2020 and BICA*AI 2020 scheduled for Nov 10-15 in Natal were virtual-only events. See Venue for details.

  • Publication venues include Elsevier's Cognitive Systems Research (JCR IF=1.4) and Springer's AISC (all WoS/Scopus-indexed), please see the Submission tab.
  • The official conference venue is Natal Convention Center (Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil); however, due to Covid-19 the conference will be entirely virtual.
  • We welcome all forms of participation, with or without a paper.
  • In this year we host a Joint Virtual Reality Track (JVRT), unifying BICA*AI 2020, IOSBICS 2020 (a part of CAICS 2020), and ITR and ICOM sections on Oct 10-11.
  • The main BICA*AI 2020 event is scheduled for Nov 10-15.
  • Main point of contact for BICA*AI 2020: Alexei Samsonovich (



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