Call for Papers


The selection of I²CS topics encompasses a wide range of aspects of Internet Community Systems: Foundations, technology, applications as well as socializations.

The topics include, but are not limited to original work in the following areas:

Foundations – Theories, models, algorithms for communities

  • Distributed algorithms and simulation models
  • Game theory, graph theory and cost models
  • Innovative communication protocols
  • Self organization and self stabilization
  • Security and privacy protection
  • Swarm intelligence and collaborative behavior
  • Smart world models and clouds

Technology – Distributed architectures and frameworks

  • Service-oriented architectures for communities
  • Peer-to-peer and grid architectures
  • Distributed community middleware for Web x.0
  • Software agents and adaptive systems
  • eHealth challenges and ambient assisted living
  • Community management in ad-hoc environments
  • Information retrieval and distributed ontologies

Applications and socialization – Communities on the move

  • Mobile Internet applications and user experience
  • Context and location awareness
  • Personalization and unique identifiers
  • Personal networks and social search
  • Social and business aspects of user generated content
  • Recommender solutions and expert profiles
  • Domain specific languages for semantic design

Importend dates:

    Paper submission January 15, 2013 April 15, 2013
    Author notification February 15, 2013 May 2, 2013
    Camera-ready copies March 15, 2013 June 10, 2013
    Author's registration April 15, 2013 June 1, 2013
    Conference date June 19 - 21, 2013


All accepted papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings by Springer: Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing series, which is indexed by ISI Proceedings, DBLP, SCOPUS, MetaPress, Springerlink and others

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