Archived Call for Abstracts and Participation

Fifth Annual Conference of the Australasian Bayesian Network Modelling Society (ABNMS2013)
November 25 - 26, 2013: Pre-Conference Tutorials
November 27 - 28, 2013: Conference
University of Tasmania

The organising committee for ABNMS2013 is pleased to invite submission of abstracts for presentations and posters.

Abstracts are invited from all fields. Past presentations have covered a wide range of disciplines including environmental management, engineering, law, infrastructure and medicine, and a variety of technical aspects on the method of development, data learning, linking GIS and BNs expert elicitation approaches, and lessons learnt from particular BN projects.

Suggested themes for ABMS2013 are Technical, Environment management, Risk, Expert Elicitation, Software, Infrastructure and Health.

Key Dates

Call for abstracts:22nd July 2013
Abstract submission deadline:6th October 2013 (Extended)
Decision on abstracts:14th October 2013
Deadline for conference registration:
(including preconference tutorials)
25th October 2013

Abstracts for ABNMS2013 should be no longer than 300 words. Please submit your abstracts via EasyChair:

Include the title of your paper, authors, affiliations, contact details for the corresponding author and abstract. Please also state whether your submission is for a presented paper or a poster. The abstract should be self-contained and explicit, covering the aims, methods, results and main conclusions of the research. The abstract should not contain figures, tables or references.

For full papers, please follow the instructions for authors provided below:

Latex template note: Please note that the following 3rd party packages are required: geometry, graphicx, natbib, times, multicol, caption. Some of these may already be included with your install.

You may also wish to take advantage of our PowerPoint template for creating your presentation:

In addition to the conference, ABNMS2013 will also host a pre-conference tutorial. For details on the pre-conference tutorials program, please see the ABNMS2013 program.

To register for the conference and pre-conference tutorial, please visit the ABNMS2013 registration page.

We hope to see you there.

If you have any questions regarding ABNMS2013, please email