What's New

  1. n The ICSI 2014 Photos ! (10/26)

  2. n Awards of the ICSI 2014! (10/26)

  3. n The ICSI 2014 was successfully held in Hefei, and Welcome to submitting to ICSI & BRICS CCI 2015! (10/20)

  4. Welcome to participating the ICSI 2014 and enjoying our planned activities at this important event, see you soon at Hefei city of CHINA! (10/13)

  5. Announcement: The ICSI 2014 proceedings (Springer LNCS8794, LNCS8795) have been formally published by Springer. For details, please access the online versions Vol.1 and Vol. 2 by October 20, 2014. (09/15)

  6. Announcement: The ICSI 2014 Preliminary Program Schedule is now available at the Program page of the conference website. Please check the update Progam Schedule for the time and place of your presentation. (09/12)

  7. The Proceedings of ICSI 2014 will be published by Springer's Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) with Volume No. 8794 and 8795. (07/21)

  8. The Decision Notifications of ICSI 2014 submissions have been sent out, please check your emails for your paper. (06/12)


The Fifth International Conference on Swarm Intelligence (ICSI’2014) (IEEE Conference No. 34261) will be held in Hefei, Anhui Province, China from October 17 to 20, 2014. ICSI’2014 serves as a forum for scientists, engineers, educators, and practitioners to exchange the latest advantages in theories, technologies, and applications of swarm intelligence and related areas. Prospective authors are invited to contribute high-quality papers (6-10 pages) to ICSI’2014 through Online Submission System. Submitting to ICSI’2014 is a blind submission and the reviewing is double blind again at this year. Papers presented at ICSI’2014 will be published in Springer’s Lecture Notes in Computer Science (indexed by EI, ISTP, DBLP, and ISI) and some high-quality papers will be selected for special issues in SCI-indexed International Journals including, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Natural Computing, Evolutionary Intelligence, B&B, etc..

Hefei is the capital and largest city of Anhui Province in Eastern China. It is the political, economic, and cultural centre of Anhui. Hefei was named one of the three national garden cities , and it enjoys the reputation of ”the Green City”. The Feishui River runs through it and it is surrounded by lush trees and fragrant flowers all the year around. The layout of the city proper features ”Gardens in the City, and the City in Gardens”. This is said to be unique in China. Hefei has been declared an excellent city for tourism in China because of its numerous tourist destinations. Such beautiful scenic spots as Bao Gao Park, Xiaoyaojin Park and Huancheng Park are located in the Hefei urban area, while Mt. Dashu, Mt. Zipeng, and Huiyuan Theme Park in suburban Hefei are highlights in the area.

This year conference has organized one competition session for swarm intelligence optimization algorithms and approved five special sessions by active researchers. Welcome to participate in these sessions if interested!

Important Dates

Special session proposals deadline: ——————————-———————— March 15, 2014

Tutorial proposals deadline: ———————————-——–————————– March 15, 2014

Paper submission deadline: —————————————————————– April 20, 2014, May 15, 2014

Notification of acceptance: ——————————————————————— June 15, 2014

Camera-ready copy and author registration deadline: —————————— July 15, 2014

ICSI 2014 Call for Papers in PDF Download

ICSI website Sina weibo

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