A virtual conference of two venues: Vienna and Fukuchiyama

This site is mainly dedicated to the BICA Workshop at IVA 2021. For the BICA event at IS4SI, go here.

Important Dates

  • Wed, Nov 17: Fifth Round initial paper submission deadline.
  • November, TBA: BICA 2021 Virtual Poster Session and Banquet.
  • Fri, Dec 3: Springer volume of BICA 2021 Proceedings closed.

About the Event


BICA 2021 is a purely virtual conference, consisting of two parallel events: (1) the BICA Event at IS4SI 2021 and (2) the BICA Workshop at IVA 2021.

Here (1) and (2) are:

(1) Information in Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures (BICA) based Systems at the 2021 Summit of the International Society for the Study of Information, September 12-19, 2021, Vienna, Austria, online (https://summit-2021.is4si.org)

(2) 2021 International Workshop on Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures: BICA Workshop at the 21st ACM International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, September 14-17, University of Fukuchiyama, Fukuchiyama City, Kyoto, Japan, online (https://sites.google.com/view/iva2021/).

Together (1) and (2) constitute:

2021 Annual International Conference on Biologically Inspired Cognitive Architectures, also known as the 2021 Annual International Conference on Brain-Inspired Cognitive Architectures for Artificial Intelligence (BICA*AI 2021), also known as the 12th Annual Meeting of the BICA Society, September 12-19, 2021, Vienna, Austria and the University of Fukuchiyama, Fukuchiyama City, Kyoto, Japan, online (bica2021.bicasociety.org).


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