On behalf of the organizing committee, it is our pleasure to invite you to the XIII Brazilian Congress on Computational Intelligence -XIII Congresso Brasileiro de Inteligência Computacional- (CBIC 2017) that will take place at the Institute of Computing of the Universidade Federal Fluminense in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from 30 October to 1 November 2017.

CBIC is a bi-annual conference organized by the Brazilian Society of Computational Intelligence (SBIC, formerly SBRN). Since 2015, it also counts with the support of the Brazilian Association of Computational Intelligence (ABRICOM).

CBIC 2017 aims to provide a high-level international forum for scientists, researchers, engineers, professionals and educators to disseminate their latest research results and exchange views of the future research directions in the area of computational intelligence.

We look forward to welcoming you in Niterói!