[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.

The topics of interest to the CIKM community include, but are not limited to the following areas:

Application of knowledge representation techniques to semantic modeling
Development and management of heterogeneous knowledge bases
Automatic acquisition of data and knowledge bases (especially raw text)
Object-oriented DBMS
Optimization techniques
Transaction management
High performance OLTP systems
Security techniques
Performance evaluation
Unconventional applications
Parallel database systems
Physical and logical database design
Data and knowledge sharing
Interchange and interoperability
Cooperation in heterogeneous systems
Domain modeling and ontology-building
Knowledge discovery in databases
Information storage and retrieval and interface technology
Concurrent engineering and computer integrated manufacturing
Digital Libraries
Multimedia Databases.