Older blog entries for Petar.Kormushev (starting at number 26)

The Cost of Knowledge

The Cost of Knowledge is a movement started by mathematicians and other academics who are protesting against the business model of the big publishers like Elsevier, Springer, Wiley, and etc.


Currently, the academics are set to boycott the Elsevier’s business practices, as explained in this Statement of Purpose.


You can take a stand by signing up here: http://thecostofknowledge.com/


Syndicated 2012-05-16 14:09:57 from Petar Kormushev

AIMSA 2012 Workshop

I am co-organizing a workshop at AIMSA 2012 on behalf of the IEEE RAS Technical Committee on Robot Learning:


Workshop Topic: Advances in Robot Learning and Human-Robot Interaction

Location: Varna, Bulgaria

Date: September 12, 2012

Venue: AIMSA 2012 conference on Artificial Intelligence

URL: http://kormushev.com/AIMSA-2012/


The invited speaker will be Prof. Alexander Stoytchev, from Iowa State University, USA. All accepted papers will be published in a special issue of a journal (for details see the website of the workshop). The workshop location is really nice, it is the biggest and best sea resort in Bulgaria, with magnificent sand and pleasant weather.

Syndicated 2012-03-28 16:51:32 from Petar Kormushev

Who is Peter Joseph?

A nice interview with Peter Joseph: