Registration Site Open

The conference registration site is now open! For only 320 euros, registered participants may freely attend all ECML and PKDD sessions, as well as workshops and tutorials. All coffee breaks, receptions, and the banquet are included and the full conference proceedings, workshop proceedings, and tutorial notes will be made available on a USB memory stick.

Discovery Challenge

This year's discovery challenge presents two tasks for the social bookmark and publication sharing system BibSonomy. One task covers spam detection and the other covers tag recommendations. The presentation of the results will take place at the ECML PKDD workshop where the top teams are invited to present their approaches and results. More information can be found on the Discovery Challenge website.

521 papers submitted

We are very happy to announce that 521 papers are entering the review process. In the next few weeks, with the help of an excellent team of area chairs and program committee members, we will select those papers that will be allowed to be presented at the conference and be published in the conference proceedings or in the Machine Learning Journal or in the Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Journal.

Submission site online

The submission site for regular papers and demos is online. Note that a selection of regular papers will directly appear in the Machine Learning Journal or the Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Journal! Before you submit, make sure your paper is in the correct format. The maximum total length is 16 pages for regular papers and 4 pages for demos.

ECML PKDD 2nd most popular conference

In the previous KDnuggets Poll "To which conferences did you submit a paper in the last 2 years?",
ECML PKDD was selected the 2nd most popular conference! Read more ....

Call For Demos online

ECML PKDD 2008 invites demonstration submissions for showcasing the state of the art in machine learning and knowledge discovery software. The focus will be on innovative prototype implementations, systems and technologies in machine learning and data analysis. Read more ....

Call For Tutorial and Workshop Proposals online

The ECML PKDD 2008 Organizing Committee invites proposals for full-day or half-day tutorials and workshops or a combination of these. Workshops and tutorials will be part of the main conference, and are free of charge to the attendees of the conference. Read more ....

Call For Papers online

The Call For Papers is online. The conference proceedings will be published by Springer and a selection of papers will be directly published in the Machine Learning Journal or in the Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery Journal! The maximum length of submissions is at most 16 pages in LNCS format. Read more ....