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Invitation for: [IEEE] Computing Technology and Information Management Conference [ICCTIM2015], Malaysia

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We apologize for multiples copies. Please circulate this CFP among your
colleagues and students.
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[ICCTIM2015] The Second International Conference on Computing Technology
and Information Management

All registered papers will be submitted to IEEE for potential inclusion to
IEEE Xplore

Important Dates
Paper due: Open from now until March 05,2015
Author Notification:  April 01,2015
Camera-ready due and Registration:  April 10, 2015, however, it is
recommended to do it few days before
Conference Date: April 21-23, 2015
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For more information: http://sdiwc.net/conferences/icctim2015/

To submit your paper:
http://sdiwc.net/conferences/icctim2015/openconf/openconf.php
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This conference, among other things, wants to bring together researchers
to present and discuss novel approaches and solutions as well as recent
results in this area of research, e.g. specially designed for Computing
Technology, Information Management, Business Intelligence, The Management
of IT Investments, Protocols and Management and Information and Data
Management.

Technical Topics
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info | 23 Nov 12:03 2014
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Call for Chapters: Gamification

Call for Chapters: Gamification 

Title: "New Challenges in Computer Graphics, Robot Vision, Visual Interfaces 
and Information Sciences." 

Handbook with high quality color printing (publisher of peer-reviewed). 

All submitted chapters will be reviewed on a triple-blind review basis. 
The proposal is expected to be 2 - 4 pages, submitted in .doc or .pdf 
format, composed of title, author(s) (name, affiliation, phone number, and 
e-mail address), extended abstract (background, related work, principal 
contributions, references and so on), table of contents, and contact 
author/s. All contributions should be of high originality, quality, clarity, 
significance, impact and not published elsewhere or submitted for 
publication during the review period. 

http://www.blueherons.net/home_en_12.html

Pixels Collection. More information: http://www.blueherons.net

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Willem-Paul Brinkman | 22 Nov 13:51 2014
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Cfp: Intelligent Virtual Agents conference 2015 (IVA2015), Delft, The Netherlands

CALL FOR PAPERS AND WORKSHOPS

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Intelligent Virtual Agents conference 2015 (IVA2015)

26 – 28 August

Delft, The Netherlands

http://iva2015.tudelft.nl

IMPORTANT DATES

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Papers and Poster Submissions

Submissions deadline:               15 March 2015

Author notification:                16 May 2015

Camera ready version:               31 May 2015

Workshop Submissions

Workshop proposals:                 16 January 2015

Workshop notifications:             16 February 2015

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Kuan-Ching Li | 22 Nov 03:31 2014
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CFP Invitation to submit papers to International Journal of Computational Science and Engineering (IJCSE)

*** Our apologies for possible cross posting ***

Dear colleagues and friends,

International Journal of Computational Science and Engineering (IJCSE) is a
refereed journal
providing an international forum to report, discuss and exchange
experimental results, novel designs,
work-in-progress, experience, case studies, and trend-setting ideas in all
areas related to Computational Science and Engineering, High Performance
Computing and Applications.

Papers should be of a quality that represents the state of the art in the
field, bringing together the latest advances in scientific and engineering
research, applications, and education, also stimulating
future trends. IJCSE is indexed and listed in EI Compendex, Scopus
(Elsevier), Academic OneFile (Gale),  ACM Digital Library, Computer and
Information Systems (CSA), Computer Database (Gale), DBLP Computer Science
Bibliography, Engineered Materials Abstracts (CSA), Expanded Academic ASAP
(Gale),
General OneFile (Gale), Google Scholar, InfoTrac Custom Journals (Gale),
Inspec (IET), Mechanical & Transportation Engineering Abstracts (CSA),
Pascal (INIST-CNRS), Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities, and
Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) "B" .

We are writing to invite you to submit an original and unpublished paper in
all aspects of embedded systems and engineering. Topics of interest
include, but are not limited to:

Scientific and engineering computing, related/interdisciplinary applications
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info | 21 Nov 18:12 2014

Call for Demos :: 4th International Conference on Software and Emerging Technologies for Education, Culture, Entertainment, and Commerce (SETECEC 2015) :: Venice, Italy :: March 11 - 13, 2015

Call for Demos 
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AInCI :: International Association of Interactive Communication :: 
www.ainci.com 
ALAIPO :: Latin Association of Human-Computer Interaction :: www.alaipo.com 
: 
:: 
http://www.alaipo.com/setecec-2015/conference_SETECEC_2015.html
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SETECEC 2015 will be composed of research presentations, keynote lectures, 
invited presentations, doctoral consortium, demo session and poster 
presentations. 
: 
Works must be submitted following the instructions found on the submission 
of papers section. All accepted works will be published in the respective 
conference proceedings (in printed book form, CD/DVD and magazine) by 
international and prestigious publishing houses in America / Europe: 
: 
http://www.alaipo.com/setecec-2015/conference_SETECEC_2015_publications.html
: 
All contributions –papers, workshops, demos, research-in-progres, doctoral consortium, etc. should
be of high quality, originality, clarity, significance and impact. In the 
current international conference it is demonstrated how with a correct 
integration among professionals of formal and factual sciences interesting 
research lines in the following subjects Computer Interfaces, Computer Arts 
and Creativity, Computer Graphics, Cultural Modeling, Education, Emerging 
Interactive Technologies, Hypermedia Systems and Gaming, Interaction Design 
and Children, Mobile Computing, New Media, Quality Evaluation, Network 
Security, Social and Human Factors, Communicability, Software Engineering, 
and other computational areas are solicited on, but not limited to 
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ChChi2015 | 21 Nov 08:56 2014
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CFP: The Third International Symposium of Chinese CHI (Chinese CHI 2015)

*Call for Paper*

*The Third International Symposium of Chinese CHI (Chinese CHI 2015)*
Seoul, Korea, April 18 - 19, 2015
http://chchi2015.icachi.org/ <http://chchi2014.icachi.org/>

The submission deadline for Papers is *December 19, 5pm PDT 2014. *Notification
of acceptance will be made by January 25, 2015.

Click here to submit your work!
https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=chinesechi2015

We invite you to submit papers to Chinese CHI 2015. Papers in all areas of
human-computer interaction are invited and will be assessed on their
contribution to the field. Papers must present original materials and will
be reviewed rigorously by expert reviewers.  All accepted papers will be
included in the conference proceedings and published through the ACM
Digital Library. Authors are invited to submit high-quality original work
to advance the field.

Chinese CHI 2015 especially encourages submissions that contribute to HCI
research and design related to Chinese individuals and communities.
Examples include but are not limited to user research that provides a
deeper understanding of Chinese users or cultural differences, interaction
design and techniques based on behavioral characteristics or knowledge of
Chinese individuals, or simply regular HCI research with a more focused
discussion that reveals implications for Chinese HCI.

Appropriate topics include but are not limited to:

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Olivier Mehani | 21 Nov 02:27 2014
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[CFP] IEEE Internet Computing, Special Issue on Small Wearable Internet; Proposals due: 15 December 2014, submissions due: 14 January 2015

[Please let me know if it is undesirable to send CfPs to this list,
and accept my apologies if this is the case.]

= Small Wearable Internet =

Final submissions due: 14 January 2015
Publication issue: September/October 2015

Please email the guest editors a brief description of the article you
plan to submit by 15 December 2014.

Guest editors: Mohamed Ali (Dali) Kaafar and Ross Travers Smith
<ic5-2015 <at> computer.org>

Conservative estimates show that the wearable electronics market will
represent more than US$2 billion in revenue worldwide by 2018. This
technology's high potential is such that both big, established players
and small startups are actively involved in developing new devices,
applications, and protocols for the wearable electronics market.
Likewise, several other stakeholders, including users, mobile
application and hardware developers, network operators, content
providers, and regulatory authorities are interested in better
understanding and leveraging the capabilities of wearable devices.

This special issue seeks contributions regarding the interdisciplinary
design of efficient protocols and technologies to help implement and
provide an advanced wearable Internet. We invite submissions from a
broad range of computing areas in the context of wearable environments,
including
* wearable systems design;
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Jinsong Wu | 20 Nov 20:26 2014
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Deadline: Jan. 30, 2015- CFP: IEEE Access Special Section in Big Data for Green Communications and Computing

Call for papers

IEEE Access Special Section in Big Data for Green Communications and Computing 
Submission Deadline: January 30, 2015 Paper submission link: http://mc.manuscriptcentral.com/ieee-access 
IEEE Access invites manuscript submissions in the area of Big Data for Green Communications and
Computing. With the rapid growth of data in the past few years, information and communication
technologies have made significant impacts on global environments on both positive and negative
aspects. International efforts have started to advance green energy initiatives to create sustainable
energy systems to support economic and societal development. Generation of huge amounts of data, called
Big Data, across different sectors such as banking, healthcare, retail and education, among others, is
creating the need for an efficient tool to manage this data. Conventional database management tools do
not have the capability to manage surging volumes of unstructured data. For example, more than 80% of data
is unstructured in the form of videos, tweets, GPS coordinates and emails, which means that decisions
need to be made at high velocity. Data is expected to exponentially grow through data collected via
pervasive sensors and/or the Internet. It also leads to new emerging challenges that have the potential
to create more accurate solutions for science and technologies. We believe that big data has a
significant impact on green communications and computing, which aims to provide energy-sustainable,
resource-saving, and environment-friendly solutions. But how can one leverage the use of Big Data
technology in order to become really green? For this Special Section in IEEE Access, we invite academic
and industrial researchers to identify and discuss technical challenges and recent results on new
concepts and technologies to achieve green communications and computing, as well as new ideas in big data
for green communications and computing applications and services. The contributions may present novel
concepts, ideas, models, methodologies, system design, and experiments for providing objective
comparisons between potential ideas and solutions. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
Big Data for green network modeling, green networking and protocols, green communication management,
green network architecture design, green data center networking and computing, green network
security, privacy, and trust, and green network fault tolerance. 
Guest Editors: 1) Jie Li, email: lijie at cs.tsukuba.ac.jp 2) Periklis Chatzimisios, email: peris at
it.teithe.gr 3) Majed Haddad, email: majed.haddad at inria.fr 4) Kun Yang, email: kunyang at essex.ac.uk 
Associate Editor: Jinsong Wu, wujs at ieee.org 
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Roel Vertegaal | 20 Nov 19:34 2014

2nd Call: PhD and MSc Positions in HCI - Human Media Lab, Queen's University, Canada

Apologies for crossposting.
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The Human Media Lab at Queen's University is inviting applications for PhD and MSc students in
Human-Computer Interaction. The positions are fully funded for 4 years for PhD students, and 2 years for
MSc students. We are looking for outstanding students with a degree in Computer Science or a related
discipline and a strong background in HCI. 

The Human Media Lab specializes in developing and evaluating advanced disruptive user interface
prototypes. Work at the lab involves conceiving of designs, engineering and implementing hardware
and/or software interfaces, and empirically evaluating prototypes of computers of the future. Our
recent emphasis has been on Organic User Interfaces: Computers that use non-flat or flexible displays.
Prior work includes flexible smartphones (www.hml.queensu.ca/paperphone), tablet pcs
(www.hml.queensu.ca/papertab) and spherical and cylindrical form factors
(www.hml.queensu.ca/telehuman). 

Projects
As part of this project, you will be working on systems involving flexible displays and 3D printed
electronic objects, with the goal of creating user interfaces that have a three dimensional shape (see
www.hml.queensu.ca/morephone for an example). The study of the effects of haptics and the
functionality of these objects will be an integral part of the research. 

You will be supervised by Prof. Roel Vertegaal, and collaborate with some of the world's top interaction
designers, including Yves Behar of Fuseproject (Jawbone, XO laptop), the world's premier flexible
display firm Plastic Logic, as well as with top haptics engineers at industrial partner Immersion, Inc.
You will collaborate with other students at the lab in a creative, forward-looking process with the aim of
disseminating work at top conferences and in the popular press.

Partners
These positions are supported by our corporate partners Immersion, Inc. (www.immersion.com),
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Conference Announcement | 20 Nov 15:45 2014

Last CFP: CSCESM2014 - International Conference on Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Social Media

The International Conference on Computer Science, Computer Engineering, 
and Social Media (CSCESM2014)

Metropolitan College, Thessaloniki, Greece
December 12-14, 2014
http://sdiwc.net/conferences/cscesm2014

All registered papers will be included in the publisher's Digital 
Library.
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The conference aims to enable researchers build connections between 
different digital applications. The CSCESM2014 welcomes submissions on 
any topic in the field of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Social 
Media and any related topics. The event will be held over three days, 
with presentations delivered by researchers from the international 
community, including presentations from keynote speakers and 
state-of-the-art lectures.

RESEARCH TOPICS ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

- Access Controls
- Automated Software Engineering
- Bioinformatics and Scientific Computing
- Biometrics Technologies
- Cloud Computing
- Collaborative filtering
- Computational Intelligence
- Computer Animation
- Computer Architecture
- Computer Crime Prevention and Detection
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Alex Endert | 20 Nov 14:22 2014
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CFP: ACM IUI 2015 Workshop on Visual Text Analytics

IUI Workshop on Interactive Visual Text Analytics 
http://textvis.org <http://textvis.org/>
Full day workshop at ACM IUI 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA

The primary goal of the workshop is to bridge the gap between machine learning, data mining, information
retrieval, and natural language processing and fields such as human-computer interaction,
information visualization, and visual analytics by bringing together researchers from both sides,
allowing us to push the boundary of text analytics. In bringing together researchers from these fields,
this workshop will enable participants to present their information, and engage in discussions.

We invite submissions that address topics related to interactive visual analysis of text and linked data,
streaming data, visual analysis of text data on mobile devices or other ubiquitous scenarios. Topics of
interest include but are not limited to:

User-adaptive approaches to visual text analytics
Coupling of ML/AI systems with visualization for text analytics
Visualization to improve ML/AI/NLP algorithms and models for text data
Coordinated visualizations of textual and non-textual data
Visual metaphors for textual data or ubiquitous text analytics
Perception and cognition in visual text analytics
Systems, languages, and architectures for visual textual analytics
Collaborative analysis of textual and linked data
Real-time visualization of streaming textual data
Visual opinion analysis from textual data
Visual event identification and prediction from textual data
Uncertainty in interactive visual textual analytics
Industry-specific applications of visual analysis of textual data (e.g. Retail, Healthcare,
Government, etc.)
Studies and evaluation of textual data visualization techniques, systems, metrics, and bench-marks
Standardized datasets and tasks for visual text analytics 
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