Call for Papers

The 34th Australasian Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence will be held in Sydney in December 2021. The AI2021 is the flagship conference for Australasian AI community. It is also an annual event to advance communication between academic researchers and industry AI practitioners.

We encourage cutting-edge works contributing to the theory and practice of AI. Novel application domains including cybersecurity, healthcare, IoT, robotics, social media and big data real-world applications are highly welcome. The conference topics are, but not limited to, the following.

List of Topics:

AI Theory and Methodology

      ●     Agent-based, multiagent systems and game theory
      ●     Optimisation, constraint satisfaction, and search
      ●     Evolutionary computation and learning
      ●     Fuzzy and uncertainty of AI systems
      ●     Knowledge acquisition, ontologies and representation
      ●     Planning, scheduling, combinatorial optimisation, and reinforcement learning
      ●     Cognitive modelling and computer-human interaction
      ●     Reasoning for AI systems and deep learning
      ●     Machine learning and deep learning related emerging topics
      ●     Multidisciplinary AI, and other emerging AI-related topics

AI in Practice

      ●     AI applications and innovations, e.g. healthcare, education, entertainment, smart city, IoT, and blockchain
      ●     Computer vision and image processing
      ●     Natural language processing, text mining, and information retrieval
      ●     Data mining and knowledge discovery, web/social media mining, graph neuralnetworks, and recommendation system
      ●     Robotics, human-robot Interaction, social robotics
      ●     Data-driven AI: big data, representation, analytics and visualisation
      ●     AI infrastructure: cloud, networking, data warehouse, IoT, AutoML, and hardware
      ●     Ethical, legal, explainable, trustable and accountable AI
      ●     Software engineering for AI, and AI project management
      ●     Privacy-preserving AI and federated learning

Submission Guidelines

All papers must be original and not simultaneously submitted to another journal or conference. The following paper categories are welcome:

●     Full papers
Submitted papers should not exceed 12 pages and should not be under review or submitted for publication elsewhere during the review period. All papers will be peer-reviewed by at least three independent referees. Papers will not be reviewed if they do not follow the page limit or do not follow the format requirements of the Springer Conference Proceedings.

●     Key dates
○    Submission deadline: 20 July 2021
      ○    Notification date: 1 Sep 2021
      ○    Camera-ready version: 20 Sep 2021
      ○    Conference dates: 1-3 Dec 2021   

●     Submission site <Opened>

●     Formatting
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      ○    Latex download (
      ○    Latex on Overleaf (


       AJCAI2021 proceedings will bepublished in Springer's Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series. The previousconferences’ proceedings were published in Springer as below link. (