RCIS 2020 -- 14th International Conference on Research Challenges in Information Science: Call for Virtual Participation

by George Angelos Papadopoulos, Sept. 2, 2020

RCIS 2020 will bring together scientists, researchers, engineers and
practitioners from a wide range of information science fields and to provide
opportunities for knowledge sharing and dissemination. The theme of the
2020 edition of RCIS is "Information Science in the Days of Artificial
Intelligence".

CALL FOR VIRTUAL PARTICIPATION


RCIS 2020 -- 14th International Conference on Research Challenges

in Information Science


September 22-25, 2020, Online


http://www.rcis-conf.com/



RCIS 2020 will bring together scientists, researchers, engineers and

practitioners from a wide range of information science fields and to provide

opportunities for knowledge sharing and dissemination. The theme of the

2020 edition of RCIS is "Information Science in the Days of Artificial

Intelligence". 


The conference will be held online on Tuesday 22 September through Friday

25 September in the 11.00-17.00 CEST timeslot.


Registration for non-authors is available at the favorable price of 30 Euros,

which give access to all scientific events: two keynote speeches, three

tutorials, 29 papers in the main track, 12 posters & demos, 8 research

projects, one panel on the role of AI in information systems, and 4 doctoral

consortium papers.


Register at http://www.rcis-conf.com/rcis2020/registration.php by

**September 14, 2020***.



Keynotes


· Hajo Reijers (Utrecht University): The Future of Work Automation


· Nava Tintarev (Delft University of Technology): Explainable AI is not yet

understandable AI


For more information on the keynotes, visit

http://www.rcis-conf.com/rcis2020/keynotes.php .



Main Conference


There will be 56 presentations in the research track, doctoral consortium,

research projects, posters & demos, and tutorials. 


An overview of the program can be found here:

http://www.rcis-conf.com/rcis2020/overview.php .



Virtual Format


The conference will be held online through Zoom sessions. The technical

presentations will be organized into two parallel tracks. Some events will be

plenary, including the keynotes, the panel, and the posters & demos track.

The main program will be split into three sessions, each lasting 90 minutes,

with breaks of 30 minutes between the sessions. 


On Wednesday, after the sessions, we are planning an informal get-together

event.



Proceedings


The proceedings, published by Springer, are available online and will be

made freely available to registered participants:

https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-030-50316-1



We are looking forward to meeting you (virtually) at RCIS 2020.


· Pericles Loucopoulos, General Co-Chair

· George A. Papadopoulos, Organization Chair and General Co-Chair

· Fabiano Dalpiaz, Program Co-Chair

· Jelena Zdravkovic, Program Co-Chair