15th European Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems (EMCIS 2018): Call for Papers - Extended Deadline

by George Angelos Papadopoulos, May 10, 2018

EMCIS is one of the premier conferences in Europe and Middle Eastern region
for Information Systems academics and professionals, covering technical,
organisational, business and social issues in the application of Information
Technology. EMCIS is dedicated to the definition and establishment of
Information Systems as a discipline of high impact for the methodical
community and IS professionals – focusing on approaches that facilitate the
identification of innovative research of significant relevance to the IS
discipline following sound research methodologies that lead to results of
measurable impact.

*** CALL FOR PAPERS - EXTENDED DEADLINE ***


15th European Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference

on Information Systems (EMCIS 2018)


St. Raphael Resort, Limassol, Cyprus, 4-5 October, 2018


http://emcis.eu



The European, Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Conference on Information

Systems (EMCIS) is an annual research event addressing the IS discipline with

regional as well as global perspective. EMCIS has successfully helped bringing

together researchers from around the world in a friendly atmosphere

conducted to free exchange of innovative ideas. EMCIS was founded in 2004

by Brunel University research Group ISEing and it is an annual event. A

number of respected collaborations were made with different local

universities across the destinations chosen each year and EMCIS still proves

to attract many further partnerships.


EMCIS is one of the premier conferences in Europe and Middle Eastern region

for Information Systems academics and professionals, covering technical,

organisational, business and social issues in the application of Information

Technology. EMCIS is dedicated to the definition and establishment of

Information Systems as a discipline of high impact for the methodical

community and IS professionals – focusing on approaches that facilitate the

identification of innovative research of significant relevance to the IS

discipline following sound research methodologies that lead to results of

measurable impact.


The EMCIS proceedings are published by Springer in the Lecture Notes in

Business Information Processing book series.



KEYNOTE SPEAKERS


Zahir Irani, University of Bradford, UK

"An Enterprise View of Food Security: A Puzzle, Problem or Mess

for a Circular Economy"


Claudia Loebbecke, University of Cologne, Germany

"Big Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence Meet Human Brain"



TOPICS


The topics of interest are grouped into the following tracks:


• Big Data and Analytics

• Blockchain Technology and Applications

• Cloud Computing

• Digital Services and Social Media

• e-Government

• Enterprise Systems

• Science Communication in the Digital Public Sphere

• Information Systems Security and Information Privacy Protection

• Healthcare Information Systems

• Management and Organisational Issues in Information Systems

• IT Governance

• Innovative Research Projects

• Immersive Technologies in IT/IS


A full list of subtopics for each track can be found on the conference web site.



PAPER SUBMISSION


Submissions should be original, not published or being considered elsewhere

for publication. Authors should not add their details (names, affiliation, email

etc.) in the document they submit for review. All papers should be submitted

via the Easy Chair conference management system (the URL is available on the

conference web site) and adhere to the format for Springer Lecture Notes

publications. The papers must be submitted as a single PDF document and

should not exceed 5,000 words (recommended length is 14 pages). Please

note that the working language is English.


Papers go through a ‘double-blind review’ process that evaluates their

significance, originality, contribution and clarity. Upon acceptance please

make sure that at least one author registers to secure a slot for their

presentation in the conference program.


When preparing the camera-ready version of a paper, authors should add

their details (names, affiliation, email, etc.) on the first page of the paper and

indicate which is the corresponding author.


Along with the camera-ready version of their paper, authors should fill, sign

and submit the copyright form. The form shall be sent by email to 

info[at]emcis.eu.



IMPORTANT DATES


• Electronic Submission Deadline: 31 May, 2018 (*** extended ***)

• Notification of Acceptance to Authors: 30 June, 2018

• Camera Ready Copy: 10 July, 2018

• Early-bird Registration: 10 July, 2018

• Author Registration Deadline: 10 July, 2018



EMCIS ORGANIZATION


Conference Chair

 • George Angelos Papadopoulos, University of Cyprus, Cyprus

 

Conference co-Chair

 • Angelika Kokkinaki, University of Nicosia, Cyprus


Conference Executive Committee

 • Vincenzo Morabito, Bocconi University, Italy, (Program Chair)

 • Marinos Themistocleous, University of Piraeus, Greece (Program Chair)

 • Gianluigi Viscusi, École Polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL),

      Switzerland (Publications Chair)

 • Muhammad Kamal, Brunel University, UK (Public Relations Chair)


International Committee

http://emcis.eu