Slovak Society for Cybernetics and Informatics at the Slovak Academy of Sciences
Slovak Society for Cybernetics and Informatics (SSKI) at the Slovak Academy of Sciences is a scientific and professional society supporting implementation of information technologies and automation of processes in industries and services. SSKI was established on September 22, 1966 as Slovak Cybernetic Society.
SSKI main activities are:
- dissemination of research and development results in the fields of cybernetics, informatics and artificial intelligence
- enhancing professional competence of its members and providing support of their scientific and professional activities
- cooperation with the Slovak Academy of Sciences, universities, research institutions and scientific institutes, companies and related organizations.
Since 1987, SSKI has been member society of the European Coordination Committee for Artificial Intelligence (ECCAI) and since 1992 Slovak National Member Organization (NMO) in the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC).
SSKI is organizer international conferences Kybernetika a informatika. It also organized four IFAC technical events (IFAC Workshop New Trends in Design of Control Systems, Smolenice 1994 a 1997, IFAC Conference Control Systems Design, Bratislava, 2000 a 2003).
SSKI is publisher of the electronic journal Journal of Cybernetics and Informatics.
Head office of SSKI is Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology – Institute of Control and Industrial Informatics.