[Call for Papers] WEBIST 2015 : 11th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies

May 20, 2015 – May 22, 2015
Lisbon, Portugal
Submission Deadline: Dec 16, 2014
Notification Due: Mar 11, 2015
Final Version Due: Mar 25, 2015
http://www.webist.org

The purpose of the 11th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies (WEBIST) is to bring together researchers, engineers and practitioners interested in the technological advances and business applications of web-based information systems. The conference has five main tracks, covering different aspects of Web Information Systems, including Internet Technology, Web Interfaces and Applications, Society, e-Communities, e-Business, Web Intelligence and Mobile Information Systems. 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS 

WEBIST 2015 will have several invited keynote speakers, who are internationally recognized experts in their areas. Their names are not yet confirmed. 


PUBLICATIONS 

All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISBN reference, on paper and on CD-ROM support. 

SCITEPRESS is a member of CrossRef https://www.crossref.org/ and every paper is given a DOI (Digital Object Identifier). 

All papers presented at the conference venue will be available at the SCITEPRESS Digital Library. 

A short list of presented papers will be selected so that revised and extended versions of these papers will be published by Springer in a LNBIP Series book.

The proceedings will be submitted for indexation by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (ISI), INSPEC, DBLP, EI (Elsevier Index) and Scopus. 


AWARDS 

The awards will be announced and bestowed at the conference closing session. 

Please check the website for further information: http://www.webist.org/BestPaperAward.aspx 


CONFERENCE CO-CHAIRS 

Valérie Monfort, LAMIH Valenciennes UMR CNRS 8201, France 

Karl-Heinz Krempels, RWTH Aachen University, Germany 


PROGRAM CO-CHAIRs 

Tim A. Majchrzak, University of Münster, Germany 

Ziga Turk, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia / Reflection Group, Slovenia 

CONFERENCE AREAS: 

Each of these topic areas is expanded below but the sub-topics list is not exhaustive. Papers may address one or more of the listed sub-topics, although authors should not feel limited by them. Unlisted but related sub-topics are also acceptable, provided they fit in one of the following main topic areas: 


1. INTERNET TECHNOLOGY 

2. WEB INTERFACES AND APPLICATIONS 

3. SOCIETY, E-BUSINESS AND E-GOVERNMENT 

4. WEB INTELLIGENCE 

5. MOBILE INFORMATION SYSTEMS 


AREA 1: INTERNET TECHNOLOGY 

· Authentication and Access Control 

· Databases and Datawarehouses 

· Distributed and Parallel Applications 

· Protocols and Standards 

· System Integration 

· Web Programming 

· Web Security and Privacy 

· Web Services and Web Engineering 

· XML and data management 


AREA 2: WEB INTERFACES AND APPLICATIONS 

· Accessibility issues and Technology 

· Big Data for Internet-based services 

· Metadata and Metamodeling 

· Multimedia and User interfaces 

· Ontology and the Semantic Web 

· Personalized Web Sites and Services 

· Portal strategies 

· RESTful Web services 

· Searching and Browsing 

· Usability and Ergonomics 

· User Modeling 

· Web Geographical Information Systems 


AREA 3: SOCIETY, E-BUSINESS AND E-GOVERNMENT 

· B2B, B2C and C2C 

· Communities of interest 

· Communities of practice 

· e-Business and e-Commerce 

· e-Government 

· e-Payment 

· Knowledge Management 

· Social and Legal Issues 

· Social Media Analytics 

· Social Networks and Organizational Culture 

· Web 2.0 and Social Networking Controls 


AREA 4: WEB INTELLIGENCE 

· Collective Intelligence 

· Computational Intelligence on the Web 

· Data Mining 

· Learning User Profiles 

· Meta-Knowledge Discovery and Representation 

· Opinion mining and sentiment analysis 

· Privacy and Confidentiality 

· Recommendation Systems 

· Text mining 

· User-Centric Systems 

· Web Information Filtering and Retrieval 

· Web of Things 


AREA 5: MOBILE INFORMATION SYSTEMS 

· Context Aware Media Tagging 

· Context Awareness 

· Context Detection 

· Mobile APIs and services 

· Mobile cloud 

· Mobile commerce 

· Mobile learning 

· Mobile Media Sharing Systems 

· Mobile Navigation and Assistance 

· Mobile Social Network Interaction 

· Social Network Awareness 


PROGRAM COMMITTEE 

http://www.webist.org/ProgramCommittee.aspx 

 

Regular Papers 

Paper Submission: December 16, 2014 
Authors Notification: March 11, 2015 
Camera Ready and Registration: March 25, 2015 


Position Papers 

Paper Submission: February 3, 2015 
Authors Notification: March 12, 2015 
Camera Ready and Registration: March 25, 2015 


Sponsored by: 

INSTICC – Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication 

INSTICC is Member of: 

WfMC – Workflow Management Coalition 

OMG – Object Management Group 


Logistics Partner: 

SCITEVENTS – Science and Technology Events 

Please check further details at the conference website www.webist.org