Important Dates


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 will be virtual-only events. See Venue for details. Now accepting submissions for the BICA Workshop at Fukuchiyama, Japan, to be held as a part of IVA-2021 in September. Papers will be added to the BICA*AI 2020 Postproceedings volume.

  • Current submission deadline: December 5
  • This round notification: December 10, 2020
  • Publication is expected in May 2021
  • BICA Worksop at IVA21: September 12-14
  • Publication in CSR: until December 2021


Other Outdated Details (plz see the CfP)

  • 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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