EPIA is the main International Conference of Artificial Intelligence in Portugal, supported by Portuguese Artificial Intelligence Association (APPIA). The purpose of the conference is to promote research in AI and scientific exchange among AI researchers, practitioners, scientists, and engineers in related disciplines.
EPIA conferences have been organized since 1989 every two years. The last edition was held in Azores and the percentage of papers acceptance was 25%. A selection of the best conference papers is published at Springer as “Progress in Artificial Intelligence”, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence subseries – see the EPIA 2013 book here.