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Magnum Conference on Computing

   November 21 to 24, 2006 *
Mexico City, Mexico

 In celebration of 
70th Anniversary of IPN -- National Polytechnic Institute
10th Anniversary of CIC -- Center for Computing Research
15th Anniversary of CIC -- International Conference on Computing



Tuesday 21   Talks in Spanish for students / Pláticas en español para estudiantes: see here.
Tuesday 21   Poster session of CIC-2006: see here.
Tuesday 21   Schedule of excursions is here.





The Magnum Conference on Computing is composed of:

CIC-2006     15th   International Conference on Computing   pay    IEEE CS Press
CICINDI-2006     7th   International Conference on Control, Virtual Instrumentation, and Digital Systems   pay   Journal RCS
CICDIS-2006     6th   International Conference on Data Mining and Information Systems   pay   Journal RCS
CONGEO-2006     2nd   International Conference on Geoinformatics Applications   pay   Journal RCS
NNAM-2006     1st   International Conference on Neural Networks and Associative Memories   pay   Journal RCS
METODOLOGÍA-2006     1st   Conference on Methodologies and Development of Materials for Distance Education   pay   Book with ISBN
CICLing-2006 *   7th   International Conference on Computational Linguistics and Intelligent Text Processing       LNCS (February)
CORE-2006 *   7th   International Conference on Computing       J. RCS (May)

* CICLing-2006 is held in February
* CORE-2005 is held in May


The Proceedings of the individual conferences will be published as a volume of the Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science, as a book published by the IEEE Computer Society Press, as a special issues of the journal Research in Computing Science, and as a book with an ISBN, depending on a specific conference; see the table above. A selection of best papers will also be published in a special issue of the journal Computación y Sistemas.





Research on Computing Science


* The use of the IEEE Logo refers to publication only, not to sponsorship


Keynote Speakers

Neural networks


Database management




Data mining




Bernard Widrow

Stanford University


Cesar Galindo-Legaria

Microsoft Corporation


Manuel Reyes-Gomez

Microsoft Corporation


Juan Eduardo Vargas

Univ. of S. Carolina


Digital systems


Information Systems


Teaching material



Alexander Veidenbaum

Univ. of California, Irvine


J. Armando Guevara

Gtt NetCorp, Inc.


Jesus Cardenosa Lera
U. Politécnica de Madrid


Cultural Program


Tuesday Nov 21, 8:00 am - 13:00 pm,
 bus departs from and returns to the CIC building

Note: the bus departs from the CIC building
and NOT from the conf place!


Saturday Nov 25, 8:30 am - 19:30,
 bus departs from the CIC building at 8:30
and returns to CIC building at ~ 19:30

Note: the bus departs from the CIC building
and NOT from the conf place!



Ancient pyramids


Excursion to the largest in the world
anthropological museum


Excursion to the legendary 2000-years-old
Teotihuacan pyramids


 Monday Nov 20 and Tuesday 21, 7:00 am - 23:00 pm,
bus departs from and returns to the CIC building

Note: the bus departs from the CIC building
and NOT from the conf place!

Natural wonder


Colonial city


Excursion to a 2 km long, 85 m high
Cacauhamilpa cave


Excursion to the colonial city of Taxco,
center of silver production



The majority of the conferences will be held at Cultural Center "Jaime Torres Bodet", Av. Wilfrido Massieu, Mexico City, Mexico (see in Google Earth). Some conferences will be held in nearby buildings.

 NEW : CIC building is where the bus to excursions will depart from and arrive to. Here and here you can find the information on how to arrive there.


Important Dates

The majority of the conferences will follow the schedule below. However, please check the site of a specific conference for the dates.



Paper registration (abstract) due:

Full paper submissions due:

Notification of acceptances:

Final camera-ready papers due:


Most confs


August 4

September 15

October 13



July 1

July 7

August 11

September 1


Local Guide

See here some useful information on Mexico.


See here the contact options