Event 

Title:
6th Balkan Conference in Informatics 2013
Conference Date:
19.09.2013 - 21.09.2013 
Location:
Thessaloniki, Greece
Submission Date:
1 March, 2013 (Submission of abstracts)

Description

The main objective of the Balkan Conference in Informatics (BCI) series of conferences is to provide a forum for discussions and dissemination of research accomplishments and to promote interaction and collaboration among scientists from the Balkan/South-East European countries and the rest of the world, and to encourage involvement of young researchers from the region. The 6th Balkan Conference in Informatics (BCI) continues the BCI conferences held in Novi Sad (2012), Thessaloniki (2009), Sofia (2007), Ohrid (2005), and Thessaloniki (2003). The conference will consist of regular sessions with technical contributions (regular papers) reviewed and selected by an international program committee, as well as of invited talks and tutorials presented by leading scientists. The official language of the conference will be English.

Topics
The areas of interest include all topics listed in the ACM classification (http://www.acm.org/about/class/ccs98-html).

Conference Themes

  • Main conference: Original full or short papers dealing with both theory and/or applications of wide areas of ICT are solicited.
  • Experts Talk: A review, position or opinion full paper dealing with advances in ICT. These are single author submissions. Author’s origin or position must be related to South-East Europe.
  • 10 to keep an eye on: A research full paper authored by a young researcher who is about to finish or have recently completed a Doctorate degree. These are single author submissions. Author’s origin or position must be related to South-East Europe. Authors must be under 30 years old. Ten best submissions will be accepted and published.
  • IT in SEE: A short paper on developments, reviews, proposals, projects in South-East Europe in the following areas: (a) Governance (e.g. systems in place, policies etc), (b) Education (curricula issues, secondary and higher education etc), (c) Professional Issues (e.g. employment, Computer Societies etc), (d) European ICT Priorities (e.g. enterprise, smart specialization, aging etc).

Important Dates
Submission of abstracts: March 1, 2013
Submission of papers: March 17, 2013
Notification of acceptance: May 10, 2013
Camera-ready papers: May 31, 2013
Conference September 19, 2013

 

More information: http://bci2013.bci-conferences.org/