October 31 - November 4, 2016
El Paso, Texas
As the premier fuzzy society in North America established in 1981, NAFIPS's purpose is to help guide and encourage the development of fuzzy sets and related technologies for the benefit of mankind.
NAFIPS 2016 -- CONFERENCE VENUE AND ACCOMMODATION
On this page, you will find information about El Paso and UTEP, as well as information about possible accommodation options.
IMPORTANT! If you decide to stay at the Hilton Garden Inn located on campus, please follow the guidelines below:
When reserving, please indicate the following guidelines to get a special rate:
The special rate is:$139.00, for a checking date of Monday, October 31st, departing on: Saturday, November 5th. The cutoff date is September 29, 2016. Rooms that have not been reserved by the Cutoff Date will be released and the best rate available will apply.
* * * Guests can make their own reservations by calling the hotel at 915-351-2121 or by on-line at www.elpaso.stayhgi.com and reference the Group Code * * *
More on El Paso, Texas
NAFIPS 2016 will be held in a city that stretches the
imagination -- El Paso, Texas' westernmost city, surprisingly
closer to San Diego than to Houston, and tucked between New
Mexico and Mexico. From the campus you can see both states and
both countries. El Paso is a city of nearly three-quarters of a
million people, which sprawls across hundreds of square miles
of desert and rambling foothills. The Franklin Mountains,
southern tip of the Rockies, slice El Paso nearly in two. El
Paso's dry, sunny, warm desert climate earned the city the
nickname ``Sun City". This climate makes it easy to enjoy the
outdoor activities that abound in the area, including hiking in
the Franklin Mountains, which rise to over 7,000 feet inside
the city limits. With its classic Western geography and
tri-cultural history, El Paso makes an intriguing place to
For a closer look at the city, visit the El Paso Convention and Visitors Bureau website; this website has a short video of El Paso.
NAFIPS 2016 Program
- 03/07/2016: Special session proposals
- 06/14/2016: Papers due (extended deadline)
- 10/31-11/04/2016: Conference