Une fausse conference en informatique ?

Le message suivant est analogue à un message recu l'an dernier a propos d'une soit-disant conference SCI'04 (pour systemics, cybernetics, informatics). L'institut s'appelait alors IIIS. Une precedente edition, SCI'02 est discutee sur la page: SCI conference on Systemics.

L'INTERNIC indique que l'IIIS (addresse au Venezuela) a effectivement depose le nom de domaine infocybernetics.org. Le nom iiis.org est depose par Callaos & Associates Co., basee a Orlando, FL.

Voir aussi ce papier sur la conference VIDEA VIDEA

Voir egalement la page de SCIgen, celle d'Anthony Likens sur WMSCI, un article dans Popular Science un autre du Guardian et Cybernetic Text.

Dans un genre semblable, il y a aussi cet appel a contribution pour une serie de livres par NOVA.

From citsa2005@infocybernetics.org Wed Nov  3 17:46:47 2004
Date: 3 Nov 2004 08:23:20 -0400
From: "Prof. JosÚ Aguilar" 
To: ......................................................
Subject: Inviting you to participate in CITSA 2005

Dear Dr. Edmond Orignac:

On behalf of the CITSA┤05/ISAS┤05 Organizing Committee, I would like to
invite you to participate in the 11th International Conference on
Information Systems Analysis and Synthesis: ISAS┤05 and 2nd International
Conference on Cybernetics and Information Technologies, Systems and
Applications: CITSA'05: (http://www.infocybernetics.org/citsa2005/), which
will be held in Orlando, Florida, USA, from July 14-17, 2005.

We are emphasizing the area of Applications of other Disciplines in the
areas of Cybernetics and Informatics which is related to your specific area.

You can participate submitting a paper or organizing an invited session.
Invited sessions organizers have the autonomy in promoting their sessions,
reviewing the papers collected by them, appointing the possible additional
reviewers for the session papers, accepting invited papers or talks (i.e.
non reviewed papers), chairing their respective session(s) and appointing
their co-organizer and/or co-chair.

Therefore, I would like you to consider the possibility of participating in
CITSA '05/ISAS'05 presenting a paper in the area of your research interest,
or organizing an invited session.

If you are also interested in organizing an invited session, you can fill
the respective form provided in the conference web page at:
(http://www.infocybernetics.org/citsa2005/InvitedSession/organizer.asp) ,
and we will send you a password, so you can include and modify papers in
your invited session.

You can get the conference's Call for papers in:

 We are looking forward to meeting you at CITSA'05/ISAS'05 conference, in


 Prof.JosÚ Aguilar
 CITSA '05-ISAS'05 General Chair

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