The 22nd International Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society Conference (FLAIRS-22) will be held May 19th-21st, 2009 at the Sundial Beach and Golf Resort, on Sanibel Island, Florida, USA. FLAIRS-22 will feature technical papers, special tracks, and invited speakers. Sanibel Island is a barrier island on Florida's gulf coast a few miles west of Fort Myers, Florida. It is known around the world for its fabulous shelling beaches and its environmentalism. Over 60% of the island is protected wildlife refuge. The conference is hosted by the Florida Artificial Intelligence Research Society, in cooperation with the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence.

Topics of interest are in all areas of artificial intelligence, including:

  • Knowledge representation
  • Cognitive modeling
  • Perception
  • Reasoning and programming
  • Search
  • Learning
  • Aviation and aerospace
  • Education
  • Entertainment
  • Medicine
  • Management and manufacturing
  • World wide Web
  • Agents and distributed AI
  • Intelligent user interfaces
  • Natural language systems
  • Information retrieval
  • Robotics
  • Philosophical foundations
  • Social impact and ethics
  • Evaluation of AI systems
  • Teaching AI