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CFP: 2017 IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Smart Computing (IEEE BigComp 2017)

posted Oct 18, 2016, 1:57 PM by yuhong liu
CALL FOR PAPERS (Deadline extended: Oct 21, 2016)

2017 IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Smart Computing (IEEE BigComp 2017) 
Jeju Island, Jeju, KOREA 
February 13-16, 2017 

Goals: Big data and smart computing are emerging research fields that have recently drawn much attention from computer science and information technology as well as from social sciences and other disciplines. The goal of the 2017 IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Smart Computing (IEEE BigComp), initiated by KIISE (Korean Institute of Information Scientists and Engineers), is to provide an international forum for exchanging ideas and information on current studies, challenges, research results, system developments, and practical experiences in these emerging fields. Following the successes of the previous BigComp conferences in Bangkok, Thailand (2014), Jeju, Korea (2015), and Hong Kong, China (2016), the 2017 IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Smart Computing (IEEE BigComp 2017) will be held in Jeju, Korea. The conference is co-sponsored by IEEE Computer Society and KIISE. IEEE BigComp 2017 invites authors to submit original research papers and original work-inprogress reports on any aspects of big data and smart computing. 

Related Topics: The topics of interest for IEEE BigComp 2017 include (but are not limited to): 
- Techniques, models and algorithms for big data 
- Tools and systems for big data 
- Machine learning and AI for big data 
- Data mining, graph mining and data science 
- Web search and information retrieval 
- Infrastructure and platform for smart computing 
- Models and tools for smart computing 
- Big data analytics and social media 
- Cloud and grid computing for big data 
- Hardware software infrastructure for big data 
- Security and privacy for big data 
- Mobile communications and networks 
- Smart devices and hardware 
- Smart location-based services 
- Big data applications, bioinformatics, multimedia, smartphones, etc. 

Submission: Papers must be formatted in PDF according to the IEEE two-column format for conference proceedings and submitted through EasyChair, The direct link for paper submission is Papers can be either regular or short papers, where regular papers are limited to 8 pages and short ones to 4 pages. Details about the submission process including formatting instructions are at the conference website. 

Journal Publication: Selected papers will be invited for publication in the following journals after further revision and extension. 
METHOD Journal (SCI) 
Journal of data mining and bioinformatics (SCIE) 
The Journal of Supercomputing (SCI) 
Journal of Computing Science and Engineering (SCOPUS)

Best Paper Awards will be conferred at the conference to the authors of selected outstanding papers. 

Important Dates: 
- Paper submission deadline : October 21, 2016(17:00, PDT) -- Extended
- Acceptance notification : December 16, 2016 
- Camera-ready upload due : January 13, 2017 
- Author registration due :January 16, 2017 
- Early-registration due : February 1, 2017 
- Conference dates : February 13-16, 2017 

Organizing Committee Members 
[Steering Committee] 
- Kyu-Young Whang, KAIST, Korea (Chair) 
- Tok Wang Ling, National University of Singapore, Singapore (Vice Chair) 
- Jee-In Kim, Konkuk University, Korea (Secretary) 
- Kang G. Shin, University of Michigan, USA (Adviser) 
- Jiawei Han, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA 
- Il-Yeol Song, Drexel University, USA 
- Choong Seon Hong, Kyung Hee University, Korea 

[General Co-Chairs] 
- Choong Seon Hong, Kyung Hee University, Korea 
- Xiaofang Zhou, University of Queensland, Australia 

[Organizing Chair] 
- Jinho Kim, Kangwon National University, Korea 

[Program Committee Co-Chairs] 
- Song Chong, KAIST, Korea 
- Wookey Lee, Inha University, Korea 
- Jaideep Srivastava, University of Minnesota, USA 
- Jeffrey Yu, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China 

[Publication Co-Chairs] 
- Ho-Jin Choi, KAIST, Korea 
- Wen-Chih Peng, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan 
- Yasushi Sakurai, University of Kumamoto, Japan 

[Publicity Co-Chairs] 
- Xiaoyong Du, Renmin University, China 
- Seong-Ho Jeong, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea 
- Yuhong Liu, Santa Clara University, USA 
- Yang-Sae Moon, Kangwon National University, Korea 
- Walid Saad, Virginia Technology, USA 
- Katsuyuki Yamazaki, Nagoya University of Technology, Japan 
- Demetris Zeinalipour, University of Cyprus, Cyprus 

[Tutorial Co-Chairs] 
- Mohamed Sharaf, University of Queensland, Australia 
- Siu Ming Yiu, University of Hong Kong, China 
- Byoung-Tak Zhang, Seoul National University, Korea 

[Workshop Co-Chairs] 
- Sourav Bhowmick, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 
- Bong-Hee Hong, Pusan National University, Korea 

[Finance Co-Chairs] 
- Haruo Yokota, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan 
- Yong-Ik Yoon, Sookmyung Women’s University, Korea 

[Local Arrangement Chair] 
- Heejoon Chae, Seoul National University, Korea 
- Junghoon Lee, Jeju National University, Korea 

[Registration Co-Chairs] 
- Zhifeng Bao, RMIT University, Australia 
- Min Song, Yonsei University, Korea 

[Web Co-Chairs] 
- Chulyun Kim, Sookmyung Women’s University, Korea 
- Carson K. Leung, University of Manitoba, Canada 

[International Liaison Co-Chairs] 
- Yun Jang, Sejong University, Korea 
- Sun Kim, Seoul National University, Korea 

[Steering Committee Liaison] 
- Tok Wang Ling, National University of Singapore, Singapore 

Sponsored by IEEE Computer Society and Korean Information Scientists and Engineers