[Call for Papers] Digital Health 2015 : 5th International Conference on Digital Health

May 18, 2015 – May 20, 2015
Florence, Italy
Submission Deadline: Jan 24, 2015
Notification Due: Feb 22, 2015
Final Version Due: Mar 1, 2015

Everything is affected by the digital revolution. The opportunities for interdisciplinary digital health research bringing together computer science to dramatically improve health and wellbeing of individuals and populations are extraordinary.

Recent technological advances enabled by creation of real-time big data streams, social media, participatory and context-aware systems and infectious disease modelling are the focus of public health informatics with the aim to achieve an integration with the existing national and international surveillance services. Cutting-edge research into web science, medical ontologies and recommender systems provide further opportunities for development of personalized intelligent systems for public and global health. Serious games, gamification and mhealth interventions empower users in developed world but are accelerating unprecedented access to best evidence, medical advice and healthcare services in developing world. Continue reading ‘[Call for Papers] Digital Health 2015 : 5th International Conference on Digital Health’ »

[Call for Papers] CIKM 2015 : Conference on Information and Knowledge Management

Oct 19, 2015 – Oct 23, 2015
Melbourne, Australia
Submission Deadline: May 17, 2015

The 24th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM 2015) will be held from Oct 19-23, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. CIKM is a top-tier ACM conference in the areas of information retrieval, knowledge management and databases. Since 1992, it has successfully brought together leading researchers and developers from the three communities, with the purpose of identifying challenging problems facing the development of advanced knowledge and information systems, and shaping future research directions through the publication of high quality, applied and theoretical research findings. With CIKM 2015, we will continue the tradition of promoting collaboration among multiple areas and are arranging an exciting program for the conference, including workshops, tutorials, industry speakers, keynote speakers, research papers, and posters.

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