This page is an attempt to gather Acceptance Ratio statistics for Computational Intelligence & Related conferences.


General: CEC GECCO PPSN | EA MIC SAC SEAL || Algorithms: ANTS EuroGP FOGA SIS ICARIS || Problems: CP CP-AI-OR EMO EvoCOP ICAPS PATAT SAT
Related: IJCAI AAAI UAI | ICML ECML NIPS COLT ALT | KR KDD ICDM SDM | AAMAS IAT ICRA | ECCV ICCV CVPR ICPR | EC BPM | ALife CogSci SAB


* For Evolutionary Computation Bibliographies, see http://www.cs.bham.ac.uk/~wbl/biblio/ec-bibs.html by W. Langdon.
* For Estimated Impact of Publication Venues in Computer Science, see CiteSeerX & Microsoft Academic Search.
* For Computer Science Conference Rankings, see CORE Ranking & http://www.ntu.edu.sg/home/assourav/crank.htm.
* For Theoretical Computer Science Conferences stats, see Jeff Erickson‘s posts: FOCSSTOCSODA, and SoCG.
* Other Conference Stats: [Networking], [Software Engineering], [Database], [Graphics/Interaction/Vision], [Hardware and Architecture].
* For Conference Calendar and Call for Papers, see Confy’s CalendarConference Alerts.


IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 252 174(69.0%)
2002 372 264(71.0%)
2003 545 383(65.5%)
2004 460 328(71.3%)
2005 660 379(57.4%) >400
Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 417 194(oral,46.5%) & 92(poster) 520
2004 460 230(oral,50.0%) & 104(poster)
2005 549 253(oral,46.1%) & 120(poster)
2006 446 205(oral,46.0%) & 143(poster)
2007 577 266(oral,46.1%) & 210(poster)
2008 451 199(oral,44.1%)
2009 531 220(oral,41.4%), 137(poster)
2010 373 169(oral,45%)
Parallel Problem Solving From Nature (PPSN)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
1998 185 100(54%)
2000 86
2002 181 90(50%)
2004 358 119(33%)
2006 206 114(55%)
2008 255 106(42%)
Metaheuristics International Conference (MIC)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 101
2005 149
2007 165 123
International Workshop on Hybrid Metaheuristics (HM)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2004 21? 13(-%)
2005 25 13(52%)
2006 42 13(31%)
2007 37 14(37.8%)
2008 33 14(42.4%)
Foundations of Genetic Algorithms (FOGA)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2005 16 21
2007 22 12(54.5%)
IEEE Swarm Intelligence Symposium (SIS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 27(oral) & 9(poster)
2005 118 49(oral,41%) & 16(poster) 87
2006 43 80
2007 96 42(oral,43.8%) & 10(poster)
2008 60
2009 42 24(57.1%)
Ant Colony Optimization and Swarm Intelligence (ANTS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2002 52 17(full,32.1%) & 11(short) & 8(poster)
2004 79 22(full,27.8%) & 19(short) & 9(poster)
2006 115 27(full,23.5%) & 23(short)
2008 91 17(full,18.7%) & 24(short)
Stochastic Local Search (SLS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2007 50 12(full,24.0%) & 9(short)
Evolutionary Multi-Criterion Optimization (EMO)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 87 45(51.7%)
2003 100 56(56.0%)
2005 115 59(51.3%)
2007 124 65(52.4%)
Artificial Evolution (EA)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
1997 38 20(pub,52.6%) from 26(Oral,68.4%)
1999 17
2001 68 28(41.2%)
2003 55 32(58.2%)
2005 77 29(oral,37.7%) & 18(poster)
2007 62 27(43.5%)
European Conference on Genetic Programming (EuroGP)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 39 14(oral,35.9%) & 13(poster)
2001 42 17(oral,40.5%) & 13(poster)
2002 42 18(oral,42.9%) & 14(poster)
2003 61 24(oral,39%) & 21(poster)
2004 61 19(oral,31%) & 19(poster)
2005 64 20(oral,31%) & 14(poster)
2006 59 21(oral,35.6%) & 11(poster)
2007 71 21(oral,29.6%) & 14(poster)
2008 61 21(oral,34.4%) & 10(poster)
Evolutionary Computation in Combinatorial Optimization (EvoCOP)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 31 23(74.2%)
2002 32 18(56.3%)
2003 39 19(48.7%)
2004 86 23(26.7%)
2005 66 24(36.4%)
2006 77 24(31.2%)
2007 81 21(25.9%)
2008 69 24(34.8%)
Simulated Evolution and Learning (SEAL)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
1998 92 62(oral,67.4%) & 13(poster) 94
2002 230 139(oral,60.4%) & 25(poster)
2006 420 117(27.9%)
2008 140 65(46.4%)
ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 224 129(58%)
2002 457 194(42%)
2003 525 200(38%)
2004 787 280(36%)
2005 764 278(36%)
2006 927 300(32%)
2007 786 251(32%)
2008 1307 384(29%)
Artificial Immune Systems (ICARIS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2002 26
2003 41 26(63%)
2004 58 34(59%)
2005 68 37(54%)
2006 60 35(58%)
2007 58 35(60%)
2008 40(60%)
Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling (PATAT)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 21
2002 21
2004 19
2006 17
Theory and Applications of Satisfiability Testing (SAT)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 67 42(oral,62.7%) & 16(poster)
2004 30(oral) & 20(poster)
2005 73 26(oral,35.6%) & 16(poster)
2006 90 26(regular,28.9%) & 11(short)
2007 74 22(regular,29.7%) & 12(short)
2008 70 17(regular,24.3%) & 8(short)
Integration of AI and OR Techniques in Constraint Programming
for Combinatorial Optimization Problems (CP-AI-OR)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2004 56 23(full,41.1%) & 7(short)
2005 100 26(full,26.0%)
2006 67 20(full,29.9%)
2007 80 28(full,35.0%)
2008 69(long) & 61(short) 18(long) & 22(short)
Principles and Practice of Constraint Programming (CP)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 135 37(full,27.4%) & 9(IAP) & 14(poster)
2002 146 44(full,30.1%) & 16(poster)
2003 181 48(full,26.5%) & 34(poster)
2004 158 46(full,29.1%) & 16(poster)
2005 164 48(full,29.3%) & 22(poster)
2006 142 42(full,29.6%) & 21(poster)
2007 143 43(full,30.1%) & 14(short)
2008 84(long)&21(short)&15(application) 27(long)&23(short)
Autonomous agents and multiagent systems (AAMAS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2002 530 142(full,26.8%) & 138(poster) ~700
2003 466 115(full,24.7%) & 150(poster) 471
2004 577 142(full,24.6%) & 145(poster)
2005 530 130(full,24.5%) & 119(poster) 777
2006 550 127(full,23.1%) & 135(poster)
2007 531 121(full,22.8%) & 133(poster) 515
2008 721 141(full,23%) & 119(poster)
2009 651 132(full,22%) & 128(poster)
2010 685 163(full,24%) & 136(poster)
International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 1087 641(58.9%)
2001 1051 678(64.5%)
2002 1172 689(58.8%)
2003 1176 711(60.5%)
2004 1459 858(58.8%)
2005 1700 771(45.4%)
2006 1756 680(38.7%)
2007 1800 787(43.7%)
2008 1478 661(44.7%)
Intelligent Agent Technology (IAT)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 134 25(oral,18.7%) & 40(poster, 29.9%)
2003 242 57(regular,23.6%) & 50(short, 20.7%)
2004 266 45(regular,16%) & 69(short, 21%)
2005 305 (regular,18%) & (short, 25%)
2006 281 (regular,25%) & (short, 21%)
2007 207 (regular,19%) & (short, 25%)
2008 221 (regular,19%) & (short, 27%)
Simulation of Adaptive Behavior (SAB)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 150 55(36.7%)
2002 137 33(paper,24.1%) & 36(poster)
2006 140 35(paper,25.0%) & 35(poster)
International Conference on Artificial Life (ALife)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2004 48(full) & 48(poster)
2006 112 35(full,31.3%) & 47(poster)
2008 145(full) & 130 (abstract) 95(full) & 85(abstract) 250
European Conference on Artificial Life (ECAL)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2005 150 74(Oral, 49.3%) & 20(poster)
2007 172 38(Oral, 22.1%) & 82(poster)
Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (CogSci)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2002 -(35%)
2003 395 94(24%)
2004 370 115(oral,31%) & 150(poster)
2005 543 413(76%)
2006 575 152(oral,26.4%) & 260(poster)
2007 397 117(oral,29.6%) & 156(poster)
2008 515 166(oral,32.3%) & 217(poster)
International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
1999 152 54(35.5%)
2000 349 151(43.3%)
2001 249 80(32.1%)
2002 261 86(33.0%)
2003 371 119(32.1%)
2004 368 118(32%)
2005 491 134(27.3%)
2006 700 140(20%)
2007 522 150(29%)
2008 583 155(27%)
European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 240 90(37.5%)
2002 218 -(33%)
2003 40(24.1%)
2004 >280 45(oral,18%) & 6(poster)
2005 365 72(19.7%)
2006 46(Full,-%) & 36(Short)
2007 41(Full,-%) & 37(Short)
2008 521 100(20%)
Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 650 196(30.2%)
2002 710 221(31.1%)
2003 717 198(27.6%)
2004 -(30%)
2005 822 207(25%)
2006 833 204(24%)
2009 1105 263(24%)
International Conference on Neural Information Processing (ICONIP)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2006 1175 386(33%)
International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks (ICANN)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2006 475 208(44%)
Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
1999 150 77(51%)
2000 84 30(36%)
2001 (40%)
2002 192 66(34%)
2003 229 25(oral,10.9%) & 52(poster)
2004 253 26(oral,10.4%) & 50(poster)
2005 243 86(34%)
2006 213 68(32%)
2008 256 72(28%)
2009 243 76(31%)
2010 260 88(34%)
2011 285 96(34%)
Artificial Intelligence and Statistics (AISTATS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 (oral,15%) & (poster,27%)
2005 150 51(34%)
2007 150 19(oral) & 66(poster)
2009 210 21(oral,10%) & 63(poster)
2010 308 24(oral,7.8%) & 101(poster)
European Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ECAI)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 443 140(31.6%)
2002 500 180(27.4%)
2004 787 180(22.9%) & 95(poster)
2006 500 130(26.0%)
Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2002 90 32(35.6%)
2003 98 30(31%)
2004 119 37(31%)
2005 -(35%)
2006 99 33(33.3%)
2007 136 43(31.2%)
2009 121 33.9%
2010 113 27(full, 24%), 10(short)
2011 138 38(full, 28%), 9(short)
2012 132 37(full, 28%), 8(short)
International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
1995 1112 249(22%)
1997 882 216(24%)
1999 750 194(26%)
2001 796 197(25%)
2003 913 189(regular, 20.7%), 63(poster)
2005 1329 240(18%)
2007 1353 212(oral,15.7%), 258(poster)
2009 1290 331(oral,25.7%)
National Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
1998 475 144(30%)
1999 400 109(27%)
2000 431 143(33%)
2002 469 121(26%)
2004 453 121(26.5%)
2005 803 148(oral,18.4%), 81(poster)
2006 774 171(21%), 65(poster)
2007 921 253(27.5%)
2008 937 227(24.2%)
2010 982 264(26.9%)
2011 975 242(24.8%)
IEEE International Conference on Tools with Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2006 240 60(25%), 24(short)
Algorithmic Learning Theory (ALT)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2004 91 29(32%)
2005 98 30(30%)
2006 53 24(45%)
2007 50 25(50%)
2008 46 31(67%)
Computational Learning Theory (COLT)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 172 62(36%)
2002 55 26(47%)
2003 92 49(53%)
2004 107 44(41%)
2005 120 45(37.5%)
2006 102 43(42%)
2007 92 41(45%)
2008 126 44(35%)
SIAM International Conference on Data Mining (SDM)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2002 250 34(13.6%)
2003 -(20%)
2004 -(14.3%)
2005 218 40(18%)
2006 -(16%)
2007 302 36(12%)
2008 282 40(14%)
IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 365 72(regular,19.7%)
2002 369 72(regular,19.5%), 49(short & industry-track)
2003 501 58(12%)
2004 451 39(regular,8.6%)
2005 501 69(regular,13.8%), 72(short)
2006 776 152(19.6%)
2007 592 119(19.9%)
International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2007 659 122(18.5%) 617
Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (SIGKDD)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 246 50(20.3%)
2001 203 52(25.6%)
2003 258 34(full,13.2%)
2004 337 40(full,12%)
2005 358 40(full,11.2%), 36(short)
2006 457 50(full,10.9%), 55(poster)
2007 513 92(full,17.9%)
Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning (KR)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 172 62(36%)
2004 197 67(34%)
2006 210 50(24%)
2008 251 69(27%)
European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2002 600 45(oral,7.5%) & 181(poster,30.2%)
2004 555 41(oral,7.4%) & 149(poster,26.8%)
2006 900 40(oral,4.4%) & 153(poster,17.0%)
International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2001 596 45(oral,7.6%) & 160(poster,26.8%) 662
2003 966 43(oral,4.4%) & 156(poster,16.1%) 622
2005 1230 45(oral,3.7%) & 199(poster,16.2%)
2007 1190 281(oral,23%)
Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 466 66(oral,14.2%) & 154(poster,33.0%)
2001 920 78(oral,8.5%) & 195(poster,22.0%)
2003 905 60(oral,6.6%) & 149(poster,16.5%)
2004 873 54(oral,6.2%) & 206(poster,23.6%)
2005 1160 74(oral,6.5%) & 250(poster,21.6%)
2006 1131 54(oral,4.8%) & 264(poster,23.3%)
2007 1250 60(oral,4.8%) & 293(poster,23.4%)
2008 1593 63(oral,4.0%) & 445(poster,27.9%)
2009 1464 61(oral,4.2%) & 322(poster,22.0%)
International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 1438 973(67.7%)
2002 1240 250(oral,20.2%) & 555(poster,44.8%)
2004 1781 321(oral,18.0%) & 625(poster,35.1%)
2006 2200 308(oral,14.0%) & 854(poster,38.8%)
International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 1396 756(54.2%)
2001 1540 793(51.5%)
2002 1281 747(58.3%)
2003 1990 851(42.8%)
2004 2000+ 883(44.2%) 900+
2005 2100 970(46.2%)
International Conference on Business Process Management (BPM)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 77 25(32.5%)
2004 70 19(27.1%)
2005 176 20(research,11.4%) & 5(industrial) & 17(short) ~140
2006 138 20(research,14.5%) & 5(industrial) & 16(short) ~150
2007 152 21(research,13.8%) & 1(industrial) & 8(short) 282
2008 154 20(research,13.1%) & 3 (industrial) & 6(short) 282
ACM Conference on Electronic Commerce (EC)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
1999 72 21(29%)
2000 150 29(19%)
2001 100 35(35%)
2003 110 21(long,19%) & 49(poster)
2004 146 24(long,16%) & 20(Brief announcements)
2005 113 32(29%)
2006 127 36(28%)
2007 154 42(27%)
Design, Automation, and Test in Europe (DATE)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2005 825 176(21%)
2006 834 267(32%)
Computer Aided Design (ICCAD)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 490 129(26%)
Design Automation Conference (DAC)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2000 390 142(36%)
2001 410 160(39%)
2002 491 147(30%)
2003 628 152(24%)
2004 785 163(21%)
2005 735 154(21%)
2006 865 209(24%)
Annual IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2005 1419 244(17.2%)
International World Wide Web Conference (WWW)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2007 750 111(14.8%)
IEEE Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science (FOCS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2005 263 65(24.7%)
2006 240 71(29.6%)
ACM Symposium on Theory of Computing (STOC)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2005 289 84(29.1%)
2006 288 78(27.1%)
2007 312 77(25%)
Symposium on Discrete Algorithms (SODA)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2005 491 135(27.9%) 301
2006 437 138(31.6%)
2007 382 139(36.4%)
Computing and Combinatorics (COCOON)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 114 52(45.6%)
2004 109 46(42.2%)
2005 353 96(27.2%)
2006 137 52(38.0%)
2007 154 51(33.1%)
Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimization (IPCO)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2004 109 32(29.4%)
2005 119 34(28.6%)
2007 120 36(30.0%)
American Control Conference (ACC)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2004 1796 1031(57.4%)
2005 1664 921(55.4%)
IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 1826 1129(62%)
2004 1879 -(-)
2005 3046 1470(48%)
2006 1920 1081(56%)
International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2004 145 26(17.9%)
2005 230 22(9.6%)
2006 232 30(12.9%)
2007 150 29(19.3%)
ACM Conference on Supporting Group Work (GROUP)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 120 42(35%)
2005 100 27(27%)
2007 132 38(29%)
IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 406 72(17.7%)
2004 475 84(17.7%)
2005 543 75(13.8%)
2006 540 75(13.8%)
IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS)
Year Submitted Accepted Attendees
2003 447 142(31.8%) 617
2004 475 84(17.7%) 588
2005 343 115(33.5%) 542
2006 531 125(23.5%)
2007 419 109(26.0%)

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