"A perfection of means and a confusion of aims seems to be our main problem"
~ Albert Einstein
"Wholeness is possible only via the coexistence of opposites. In order to know the light, the must experience the dark" ~ Carl Jung
Meet the Keynote Speakers of the 2013 Conferences
High quality scholars, researchers, and professionals delivered plenary keynote addresses that generated positive comments from the audience.
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Learn About Our Conferences
The multi-disciplinary diversity in our conferences is attempted in order to support adequate inter-disciplinary communication; which is supported and fostered by diverse events included in the conference program.
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Participate in our Virtual Community
Web 2.0 platform is being developed to support a virtual community initially formed by 1) about 3.500 members of IIIS from about 100 countries, 2) 20.000 reviewers from about 120 countries, 3) about 20.000 authors and co-authors of papers included in past conferences proceedings and current journals, and 4) future IIIS pre-members.
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Learn About the Main Purpose of the IIISClick here
The main objectives of the IIIS are: to contribute to 1) the generation of synergetic relationships among different disciplines, and 2) the knowledge integration; by means of fostering inter-disciplinary communication, epistemological pluralism, and intellectual diversity. Read more
The basic objectives of the International Institute of Informatics and Systemics (IIIS) are:
- To contribute to the identification of synergetic relationships among the areas of The Systems Approach, Cybernetics, and Informatics, as well as between them and society.
- To foster, promote, and stimulate anything that can provide support and catalyze postmodernist methods in the postindustrial information society, especially regarding the emerging and growing plurality of conceptions of what is and/or should be Science, Technology, and Engineering.
- To foster, promote, and stimulate the tolerance required for the emergence of plural reasoning, alternative methods, and diversity of rigor in thought.
- To foster, promote, and stimulate the tolerance required for the integration of knowledge and solutions in: a) the different fields of science and technology, with the spirit that has given rise to the Systems Movement (systems theory and methodology), and b) the different cultural, epistemological, ethical, praxiological and esthetic realities, within the context of the postmodernist phenomenon.
A main purpose of IIIS is to foster knowledge integration processes, interdisciplinary communication, and integration of academic Activities. Based on 1) the trandisciplinarity of the systemic approach, and 2) on the multi-disciplinary support of Cybernetics and informatics concepts, notions, theories, technologies, and tools, the IIIS has been organizing multi-disciplinary conferences as a platform for fostering inter-disciplinary communication and knowledge integration processes. Read more
Among the main current activities of the IIIS are the following: 1) To organize multi-disciplinary conferences that include intra-disciplinary presentations and supporting events for inter-disciplinary communication, 2) To promote virtual communities on important topics, 3) to publish the best 20% of the papers presented at its conferences in journals, 4) to upload to YouTube tutorials, workshops, and plenary keynote addresses delivered at conference organized since 2006, 5) To promote the formation of Inter-National and Inter-Disciplinary Integration Groups (IIIG) in important academic and professional areas, and 6) to promote the self-transcendence of the IIIS into an International, Interdisciplinary, and integrative Network (IIIN). Read more