ICCBR is the International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning, the main international gathering of researchers in the field. We invite you to participate in the sponsor program for ICCBR 2018.  ICCBR 2018 will bring together many of the top AI researchers from around the world, it presents an excellent opportunity for companies working in cutting-edge technology to show their brand. Your support will both ensure that we can provide participants with a great experience during the conference. We gratefully thank our sponsors for their support.



The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency in the U.S. that promotes the progress of science.



Smart Information Flow Technologies (SIFT) is a Minneapolis-based research and development company with strengths in Automated Planning, Cybersecurity, Supervisory Control, Healthcare, and a range of Human-Automation Interaction technologies. SIFT employs top researchers in Computer Science and the Social Sciences with specializations in Artificial Intelligence (planning, plan recognition, natural language understanding, machine learning) and related disciplines.



Artificial Intelligence, which commenced publication in 1970, is now the generally accepted premier international forum for the publication of results of current research in this field. The journal welcomes foundational and applied papers describing mature work involving computational accounts of aspects of intelligence.


Knexus Research Corporation, based out of National Harbor, Maryland, pioneers artificial intelligence research by combining the intellectual curiosity of the best minds in the field. Serving the United States Department of Defense as well as defense industry since our founding in 2006, we have remained a privately owned company that is small enough to rise to challenges with agility. Building upon our rich base of proven, proprietary algorithms, we quickly and affordably create, and test revolutionary approaches to unprecedented challenges. Then, we share findings through a rapidly growing portfolio of technical articles and Congressional technology demonstrations, and translate our innovations into intelligent software and  solutions that solve tough problems.


BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications services and solutions, serving customers in 180 countries. We operate globally and deliver locally, with 17,000 Global Services experts serving multinational organisations. Our unique breadth of scope, reach and capability helps you solve the most complex business communications requirements on a global scale. We’re innovative in our thinking and dependable in our delivery. We organise our business around you, with specialist industry practices underpinned by world leading security and customer service. Our portfolio strategy, the Cloud of Clouds, is a powerful combination of cloud services, IT integration skills, global network and professional security expertise. It allows you to connect easily and securely to the applications and data you need, regardless of where they’re hosted and where you’re based. Together, we’re transforming how we live in a digital world.


Artificial Intelligence Lab, Telenor and NTNU, Norway

The AI Lab at NTNU has been established in 2017 to create an AI-powerhouse, or Centre of Excellence in AI in Norway. The main objective of the AI-Lab is to teach and perform world-leading research on Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Analytics.

It will serve as a hub in the ecosystem of start-ups, innovators and researchers working on AI, where collaborators have a unique opportunity to develop and test AI methods and eventually get AI technologies faster into production. The vision is that this setup should increase the general capacity and quality of AI education and research in Norway and motivate more students to chose ICT, computer science and AI education, that will benefit Norwegian industry.

Mälardalen University, Västerås, Sweden

Our 15,000 students study programes in Business, Health, Engineering and Education. World class research is conducted in a number of areas, and multiple research teams are internationally recognized. Our close cooperation with the private and public sectors enables Mälardalen University (MDH) to help people feel better and the earth to last longer. Mälardalen University is located less than one hour outside Stockholm with campuses in Eskilstuna and Västerås on both sides of Lake Mälaren.


Wright State University is a national public research university in Dayton, Ohio with nearly 18,000 students. Offering more than 230 degree programs, the university is made up of eight colleges and three schools. Named for the Wright brothers, Wright State University offers an exceptional, affordable education. A Carnegie-classified research university, Wright State offers countless opportunities for research at all levels, from undergraduate through post-doctoral. The wide spectrum of research activity at Wright State ranges from fundamental investigations to applied research and development, benefiting the Dayton region and the world.


Springer is a leading global scientific, technical and medical portfolio, providing researchers in academia, scientific institutions and corporate R&D departments with quality content through innovative information, products and services. Springer has one of the strongest STM and HSS eBook collections and archives, as well as a comprehensive range of hybrid and open access journals.

Springer is part of Springer Nature, a global publisher that serves and supports the research community. Springer Nature aims to advance discovery by publishing robust and insightful science, supporting the development of new areas of research and making ideas and knowledge accessible around the world.

As part of Springer Nature, Springer sits alongside other trusted brands like Nature Research, BioMed Central and Palgrave Macmillan.