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SIMBig 2016 - 3th Annual International Symposium on Information Management and Big Data 29-31 August 2016 - Cusco, PERU
OVERVIEW -------- We live in an era of data deluge. To deal with this huge quantity of data, we require new technologies and architectures in terms of data acquisition, data integration, data storage, data management and data analysis in order to extract value from it. SIMBig 2016 aims to bring together academia, industry, research scholars, business entrepreneurs, practitioners, managers, and policy makers responsible in information management and analysis of huge quantity of data. This symposium will be held on 29-31 August 2016 in Cusco, Peru as the previous editions.
This third edition of SIMBig will be heightened by welcoming as keynote speakers to:
- Sophia Ananiadou, NaCTeM lab. and the University of Manchester, UK - Albert Bifet, Télécom ParisTech, France and the Waikato University, New Zeland - Fabio Crestani, University of Lugano, Switzerland - Maguelonne Teisseire, Cirad and TETIS Laboratory, France
Best papers of SIMBig 2015 and 2016 will be published by Springer-Verlag in the LNCS series (LNCS is indexed in ISTP, EI and others).
SIMBig 2016 proceedings will be indexed and distributed by DBLP and CEUR-WS. Authors are invited to submit their work in the form of a Regular/Short Paper or Demonstrations, representing completed and validated research, portraying a report of work in progress or results of scientific breakthroughs focused on one of the conference topic areas.
IMPORTANT DATES --------------- 20 June 2016 -------> Full papers short papers and demonstration due 15 July 2016 -------> Full papers, short papers and demonstration acceptance notifications 30 July 2016 -------> Final Paper Submission (long, short and demonstration) 25 July 2016 -------> Early bird registration deadline 29-31 August 2016 --> Conference held in Cusco, Peru
TOPICS OF INTEREST ------------------ SIMBig2016 has a broad scope. We invite contributions on theory and practice, including but not limited to the following technical areas.
- Big Data - Text Analytics - Information Retrieval - Data mining - Natural Language Processing - BioNLP - Bio Text Mining - OLAP and MDA Models - Text mining - Semantic Web - Linked Data - Data warehousing - Information management - Business intelligence - Data management - Social Media/Collaboration - Spatiotemporal data - Information Services and Resources - Biomedical Informatics
SUBMISSION GUIDELIINES ---------------------- Authors should submit a paper in English, Spanish carefully checked for correct grammar and spelling, addressing one or several of the conference areas or topics. Papers should be submitted through the SIMBig2016 online submission system, which is also the online review system for the conference: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=simbig2016
CONTACT ------- SIMBig2016 General Chairs - Juan Antonio Lossio-Ventura, University of Florida, USA (juan.lossio at lirmm.fr) - Hugo Alatrista-Salas, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Peru (halatrista at pucp.pe)