2024 IEEE Conference on Cognitive and Computational Aspects
of Situation Management (CogSIMA)

May 7-10, 2024 | Montréal, Canada

Photo by Matthias Mullie on Unsplash

Organizing Committee

General Chair
Elisa Shahbazian
OODA Technologies Inc.,

General Co-Chair
Melita Hadzagic
OODA Technologies Inc.

Honorary Chair
Gabriel Jakobson
CyberGem Consulting,
Local Chair
Jeremy Cooperstock
McGill University

Finance Chair
Ken Baclawski
Northeastern University,
TPC Co-Chair
Galya Rogova
The State University of New York at Buffalo, USA

TPC Co-Chair
Alicia Ruvinsky

TPC Co-Chair
Tom Ziemke, Linköping University, Sweden

Industry Liaison
Michael Kozak
Lockheed Martin,

IEEE/IEEE SMC Liaison Co-Chair
Enrique Herrera-Viedma
University of Granada,

IEEE/IEEE SMC Liaison Co-Chair
Giancarlo Fortino
University of Calabria,

CAN Gov DND Liaison Chair
Andre Dupuis
Space Strategies Consulting Ltd,

CogSIMA Steering Committee Chair
Scott Fouse
Independent Consultant,

Publicity / Keynote
Kellyn Rein
Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, Germany

Tutorial Chair
Andrea Salfinger
University of Udine,

Publication Chair
Benito Mendoza
New York City College of Technology (CityTech),

Technical Program Committee

Dave Braines, IBM UK Ltd, United Kingdom (Great Britain)
Jin-Hee Cho, Virginia Tech, USA
Nancy Cooke, Arizona State University, USA
Giuseppe D'Aniello, University of Salerno, Italy
Natalia Derbentseva, Defence R&D Canada, Canada
Patricia Dockhorn Costa, Federal University of Espirito Santo, Brazil
Valentina Dragos, ONERA, France
Varun Dutt, Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi, India
Göran Falkman, University of Skövde, Sweden
Jesus Garcia, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Georg Hägele, Husqvarna Group, Sweden
Mieczyslaw Kokar, Northeastern University, USA
Achim Kuwertz, Fraunhofer IOSB, Germany
Kathryn Laskey, George Mason University, USA
Christian Lebiere, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Gaëlle Lortal, Thales R&T, France
Dalila Megherbi, Unversity of Massachusetts, Lowell, USA
Patrick Philipp, University of Applied Sciences Koblenz, Germany
Arezoo Sarkheyli-Hägele, Malmö universitet, Sweden
David Schuster, San Jose State University, USA
Alexander Smirnov, SPIIRAS, Russia
Lauro Snidaro, University of Udine, Italy
Dirk Soeffker, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Alan Steinberg, Alan Steinberg, Independent Consultant, USA
Pontus Svenson, RISE, Sweden
Krishnaprasad Thirunarayan, Wright State University, USA
Robert Thomson, United States Military Academy, USA
Risto Vaarandi, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Rob Vingerhoeds, ISAE-SUPAERO, France
Chen Zhong, University of Tampa, USA


We are accepting submissions! Please submit your paper here.

Feb 29: We are excited to announce tutorials by renowned experts Prof. Péter Érdi on the cybernetics topic of feedback control, Prof. Prof. Galina Rogova on decision making under risk, and Alan Steinberg on context-sensitive information exploitation systems.
Feb 26: We are pleased to announce that Prof. Giancarlo Fortino (Univ. of Calabria, IT) will present a keynote address on "Situation-Aware Wearable Computing Systems".
Feb 5: Registration fees have been posted.
Oct 3: We are very happy to announce that the Technical Committee on Cognitive Situation Management has been recognized with the 2023 Most Active SMC Technical Committee Award Cybernetics at IEEE SMC 2023.


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