Program Committee (confirmed):

Shigeo Abe (Kobe University, Japan)
Monica Bianchini (University of Siena, Italy)
Herve Bourlard (IDIAP, Martigny, Switzerland)
Horst Bunke (University of Bern, Switzerland)
Neamat El Gayar(Cairo University, Egypt)
Patrick Gallinari (University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris, France)
Marco Gori (University of Siena, Italy)
Barbara Hammer (Technical University of Clausthal, Germany)
Tom Heskes (University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands)
Jose Manuel Inesta (University of Alicante, Spain)
Rudolph Kruse (Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg, Germany)
Cheng-Lin Liu (Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Marco Maggini (University of Siena, Italy)
Erkki Oja (Helsinky University of Technology, Finland)
Günther Palm (University of Ulm, Germany)
Marcello Pelillo (University Ca Foscari, Venezia, Italy)
Raul Rojas (Freie University of Berlin, Germany)
Fabio Roli (University of Cagliari, Italy)
Edmondo Trentin (University of Siena, Italy)
Ah Chung Tsoi (University of Wollongong, Australia)
Michel Verleysen (Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium)
Stefan Wermter (University of Sunderland, UK)