Call for Papers

Contributions might deal with one or several of the following topics:

Information Systems for CDM* & their Engineering Reflective Practice
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Social Media
  • Collaborative Systems
  • Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIS&T) for Crisis Response and Management
  • Healthcare Crisis Management Systems
  • Early Warning Systems for CDM
  • Disaster Relief Supply Chain Management
  • Information System Interoperability and Inter-organizational issues
  • Ethical, Legal and Social Issues of IT Supported Emergency Response
  • Humanitarian Information Systems
  • Design and development Methods
  • Practitioner Cases
  • Practitioner-Centered Research
  • Citizen participation
  • Education and Training
  • Inter-Organizational Exercises and Operations
  • Humanitarian actions and Challenges
  • Adaptive and self-organization of the crisis management teams
  • Human Experiences in the Design of Crisis Response and Management Services and Systems
  • Decision Support Methods for Complex Crises
  • Migration Crisis Management
Intelligent Systems CDM* Data, Information & Knowledge Management
  • CDM Modeling and Simulation
  • Planning, Foresight and Risk Analysis
  • MultiAgent systems
  • Visual Analytics for Crisis Management
  • Serious Games for CDM
  • Search & Rescue Robotics
  • Cooperative Information Gathering and Situation Awareness
  • Conceptual Modelling and Ontologies
  • Big Data
  • Knowledge Discovery
  • Social Computing
  • Social Network Analysis
Information Infrastructures and their uses for CDM* Application Domains
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Web Information Systems
  • Grid Computing and Cloud Computing
  • Internet of Things
  • Pervasive and Mobile Computing
  • Natural disasters
  • Health
  • Terrorism
  • Political crises
  • Social crises
  • Migration crises

*CDM : Crisis and Disaster Management

Abstract submission (recommended): As soon as possible
Full and short papers and demos submission: May 29th June 12th, 2016
Authors’ Notification: July 1st July 15th, 2016
Camera-ready paper: July 10th July 30th, 2016