eChallenges e-2011 Conference and Exhibition, 26 - 28 October 2011, Florence, Italy. Call for Papers Deadline - 28 February
eChallenges e-2011 Conference &
Exhibition takes place in Florence, Italy, 26 - 28 October.
This is the twenty-first in a series of Annual Conferences
supported by the European Commission, which regularly attracts
over 600 delegates from leading commercial, government and
research organisations around the world to share knowledge and
experience, lessons learnt, good practice and innovation.
We are now inviting extended abstracts (1,200 - 1,500 words) for technical
papers, visionary papers, business and government case
studies. Proposals to arrange 90 minute workshop sessions are
also welcome. Related themes and suggestions for papers and
sessions are outlined in the Call for Papershttp://www.echallenges.org/e2011/default.asp?page=c4p
eChallenges e-2011 will focus on
Applied ICT research topics addressing major societal and
economic challenges. The programme will combine strategic
keynote presentations, technical and policy papers, case
studies, workshops, an exhibition and social activities. The
programme will showcase results from projects funded at
national and regional level as well as those funded by
European Commission Research Programmes.
Call for Papers
Submission deadline for Extended
Abstracts: 28 February
2011 Acceptance decision: 31
Submission of full paper: 30 April
The scientific programme for
eChallenges e-2011 is based on an open Call for Papers and the
conference language is English.
Papers should focus on a research
or eAdoption topic on which a case study, initial or final
results can be published. General project descriptions are not
appropriate. All papers must highlight the level of innovation
and actual or expected impact.
Please bear in mind that the extended abstracts submitted are
double blind peer reviewed so they should not provide contact
details within the text of the extended abstract submitted.
All extended abstracts are submitted as text via a form -
tables and diagrams can be submitted as part of the full paper
submission in April.
Extended abstracts should provide a
good overview of your full paper and cover the
- Introduction - Issues to be
- Objectives of your paper
- Methodology Used
- Technology or Business Case Description
- Conclusions and Summary Recommendations
Workshop proposals must also be registered by 28 Februaryhttp://www.echallenges.org/e2011/default.asp?page=submission-ws Each workshop proposal should be
supported by a minimum of two papers per workshop session.
Authors submit abstracts via Abstract Submission process, as
these will be double blind peer reviewed by the IPC.
Core Thematic Priorities for
Emerging Technologies &
- eInfrastructures & Smart Grid
- Future Internet & Smart Cities
- Living Labs
- Cloud Computing
- ICT for Networked Enterprise &
- Mobile Applications
- Security and Identity Management
ICT addressing Societal
- eGovernment, eParticipation &
- Digital Libraries and Cultural
- Technology Enhanced Learning and
- Intelligent Content and Semantics
- Sustainable Environment