Final CFP: JURISIN2019 (Deadline extended to 6 September, 2019)

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Aug 20, 2019, 8:40:08 PM8/20/19
to Jurix Foundation for Legal Knowledge Based Systems
[Apologies for multiple copies]
Final Call for Papers:

Thirteenth International Workshop on Juris-informatics (JURISIN 2019)
November 10 - 12, 2019

Raiosha Building, Keio University Kanagawa, Japan

with a support of The Japanese Society for Artificial Intelligence in
association with JSAI International Symposia on AI 2019 (JSAI-isAI 2019)

**** Submission Deadline: September 6, 2019 (Extended!) ****

**** Aims and scope ****

Juris-informatics is a new research area which studies legal issues
from the perspective of informatics.  The purpose of this workshop is
to discuss both the fundamental and practical issues for
juris-informatics among people from the various backgrounds such as
law, social science, information and intelligent technology, logic and
philosophy, including the conventional "AI and law" area.  We solicit
unpublished papers on theories, technologies and applications on

**** Topics ****

Relevant topics include, but are not limited to, the following:
* Model of legal reasoning
* Argumentation / Negotiation / Argumentation agent
* Legal term ontology
* Formal legal knowledge-base / Intelligent management of legal knowledge-base
* Translation of legal documents
* Computer-aided law education
* Use of Informatics and AI in law
* Legal issues on ubiquitous computing / multi-agent system / the Internet
* Social implications of use of informatics and AI in law
* Natural language processing for legal knowledge
* Verification and validation of legal knowledge systems
* Online dispute resolution
* AI and intellectual property
* Computer aided legal education
* Legal data mining
* Legal document analysis
* Legal information retrieval
* Legal information extraction
* Evidential reasoning
* AI application to forensics
* AI application to smart contracts and blockchain
* Legislation support by AI/IT techniques
* Any theories and technologies which is not directly related with
  juris-informatics but has a potential to contribute to this domain

**** Submissions ****

We welcome and encourage the submission of high quality, original 
papers, which are not simultaneously submitted for publication 
elsewhere except as a submission to JURIX 2019 (The 32nd International 
Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems). The double 
submission policy with JURIX 2019 is as follows:
- Papers being submitted both to JURISIN2019 and JURIX2019 must note 
  this on the title page.
- A paper to be presented at JURISIN2019 must be withdrawn from 
  JURIX2019 and vice versa according to the choice by the authors.
- If the authors do not follow this double submission policy, the paper 
  by the authors will not be included in the proceedings of JURISIN2019. 

Papers should be written in English, formatted according to the Springer 
Verlag LNCS style in a pdf form, which can be obtained from and not exceed 14 pages including figures, 
references, etc. If you use a word file, please follow the instruction of 
the format, and then convert it into a pdf form and submit it at the paper 
submission page. If a paper is accepted, at least one author of the paper 
must register the workshop and present it. We strongly encourage an online 

You can submit your paper at 
If you cannot submit a paper by EasyChair System by some trouble, please 
send email to:
mnakamur [at] niit dot ac dot jp

**** Invited Speakers ****

Speaker 1: Floris Bex (Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands)
Title: TBA

Speaker 2: TBA
Title: TBA

**** Post Proceedings****

Selected papers will be published as a post-proceedings via Springer 
Verlag LNAI after the second round of review after the workshop. 
The selected papers of the previous workshops were published as volumes 
of LNAI4914(JURISIN 2007), LNAI5447(JURISIN 2008), LNAI6284(JURISIN 2009), 
LNAI6797(JURISIN2010), LNAI7258(JURISIN2011), LNAI7856(JURISIN2012), 
LNAI8417(JURISIN2013), LNAI9067(JURISIN2014), and LNAI10091 (JURISIN2015),
LNAI10247(JURISIN2016), LNAI10838(JURISIN2017), and TBA(JURISIN2018).

**** Important Dates ****

Submission Deadline: September 6, 2019 (Extended!)
Notification: October 4, 2019 (Extended!)
Camera Ready Copy due: October 17, 2019
JURISIN 2019: November 10-12, 2019

**** Workshop Chair ****

Makoto Nakamura, Niigata Institute of Technology, Japan
Satoshi Tojo, JAIST

**** Steering Committee Members ****

Takehiko Kasahara, Toin Yokohama University
Makoto Nakamura, Niigata Institute of Technology, Japan
Katsumi Nitta, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Seiichiro Sakurai, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan
Ken Satoh, National Institute of Informatics and Sokendai, Japan
Satoshi Tojo, JAIST, Japan
Katsuhiko Toyama, Nagoya University, Japan

**** Programme Committee Members (Tentative) ****

Thomas Agotnes, University of Bergen, Norway
Michał Araszkiewicz, Jagiellonian University, Poland
Ryuta Arisaka, National Institute of Informatics, Japan
Marina De Vos, University of Bath, UK
Juergen Dix, Clausthal University of Technology, Germany
Victor Rodriguez Doncel, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
Randy Goebel, University of Alberta, Canada
Guido Governatori, CSIRO, Australia
Tokuyasu Kakuta, Chuo University, Japan
Yoshinobu Kano, Shizuoka University, Japan
Takehiko Kasahara, Toin Yokohama University, Japan
Mi-Young Kim, University of Alberta, Canada
Sabrina Kirrane, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
Makoto Nakamura, Niigata Institute of Technology, Japan
Le-Minh Nguyen, JAIST, Japan
Katumi Nitta, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Ginevra Peruginelli, ITTIG-CNR, Italy
Seiichiro Sakurai, Meiji Gakuin University, Japan
Ken Satoh, National Institute of Informatics and Sokendai, Japan
Akira Shimazu, JAIST, Japan
Kazuko Takahashi, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan
Satoshi Tojo, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology(JAIST), Japan
Katsuhiko Toyama, Nagoya University, Japan
Masaharu Yoshioka, Hokkaido University, Japan
Yueh-Hsuan Weng, Tohoku University, Japan

**** Home page of JURISIN 2019 ****

For any inquiry, please send it to mnakamur [at] niit dot ac dot jp.

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