[Elsnet-list] 3rd CfP: ICSOC 2010

Weidlich, Matthias Matthias.Weidlich at hpi.uni-potsdam.de
Mon May 10 08:54:44 CEST 2010


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CALL FOR PAPERS

8th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC) 2010

December 7 - 10 2010, San Francisco, California, USA

www.icsoc.org
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The conference

Since 2003, ICSOC has been the prime forum for academics and industry researchers and developers to report and share groundbreaking works in service oriented computing. ICSOC has fostered cross-community scientific excellence by the gathering of experts from various disciplines, such as business process management, distributed systems, computer networks, wireless & mobile computing, grid computing, networking, service science, management science, and software engineering.

Service innovation is key to the future of business. Even in traditionally manufacturing-driven industries, such as IT, the importance of service has surpassed most other corporate competences.  The Internet and Web-based services create ever more opportunities for service innovation.  Service science is an interdisciplinary approach to the study, design, and implementation of service systems - the specific arrangements of people, organizations, technologies, and information that cocreate value. Service systems are often IT-enabled and knowledge-intensive, and can span different real or virtual organizations. In this multidisciplinary context, researchers and practitioners in management, social sciences, and computer sciences are all working together to promote and facilitate service innovation.   

While keeping its roots in scientific excellence and technical depth of service technology, ICSOC 2010 aims to combine the general technical issues with application and business-oriented aspects of service design, following the recent emergence of service science as an interdisciplinary foundation to rationalize and integrate various aspects of service systems.

ICSOC 2010 will bring together scientists, engineers, and practitioners from multiple disciplines to focus on service innovation--enabled by computational and information technology and by complex interactions among systems.

The conference will feature research and industry presentations, keynote presentations, workshops, demonstrations, tutorials, and a PhD track. Please refer to www.icsoc.org for calls for workshops, demonstrations, and tutorials.

IMPORTANT DATES

Research and industry papers:

Abstract due: June 1, 2010
Full paper due: June 7, 2010
Notification: July 14, 2010
Camera ready due: August 23, 2010

TOPICS OF INTEREST

ICSOC 2010 seeks outstanding, original contributions, including solid theoretical and empirical evaluations as well as practical and industrial experiences -- with emphases on results that solve open research problems and make a significant impact to the emerging field of service science.

Specific topics of interest include but are not limited to:

* Theoretical and Technical Service Foundations
* Business Service Modeling and Business Process Modeling
* Interacting Business Processes
* Process Choreographies
* Flexible Composition of Services
* Service Integration and Orchestration
* Service Composition and Engineering
* Service Operations and Management
* Service-oriented Architecture
* Quality of Service
* Service Applications and Implementations
* Service Design Methods
* Service change management
* Designing Outsourcing Interactions
* Service Vocabularies and Ontologies
* SOA Runtime
* Testbeds for service concepts and yechnologies
* Grid and Cloud Services
* Business Intelligence and Analytics
* Pervasive and Mobile Services
* Embedded and Real-time Services
* Service Security, Privacy, and Trust

RESEARCH AND INDUSTRY PAPERS

The conference solicits outstanding original research and practice papers on all aspects of service-oriented computing and service science. Papers should clearly demonstrate the research or practical contribution, the relevance to the field and the relation to prior work. Submitted papers will be evaluated according to their rigor, significance,originality, technical quality, and exposition.

PAPER SUBMISSION

Prospective authors must submit abstracts prior to submitting full papers. Full papers are not to exceed 15 pages including all references and figures. All papers must be prepared in the Springer LNCS format and be submitted electronically (in PDF) via the conference Web site.

PROCEEDINGS & SPECIAL JOURNAL ISSUES

All accepted papers will appear in the ICSOC 2010 proceedings published by Springer-Verlag under the Services Science series. Selected papers will be considered for possible publication in ACM Transactions on the Web (TWeb) and a special issue of the International Journal on Cooperative Information Systems (IJCIS).

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

HONORARY GENERAL CHAIR

James C. Spohrer, IBM

GENERAL CHAIR

Heiko Ludwig, IBM Research, USA
Fu-Ren Lin, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

PROGRAM CHAIRS

Mathias Weske, University of Potsdam, Germany
Paul P. Maglio, IBM Research - Almaden, USA
Jian Yang, Macquarie University, Australia

WORKSHOP CHAIRS

Gustavo Rossi, UNLP, Argentina
Soe-Tsyr Yuan, National Chengchi University, Taiwan
Michel Maximilien, IBM, USA

TUTORIAL CHAIRS

Thomas Sandholm, HP, USA
Jyoti Bhat, Infosys, India
Haluk Demirkan, Arizona State University, USA

DEMONSTRATION CHAIRS

Florian Daniel, University of Trento, Italy
Christian Zirpins, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

PHD SYMPOSIUM CHAIRS

Eleni Stroulia, University of Alberta, Canada
Boualem Benatallah, Univesity of New South Wales, Australia
Jianwen Su, University of California at Santa Barbara, USA

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

Marco Aiellok, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Boualem Benatallah, University of New South Wales, Australia
Salima Benbernou, University of Paris, France
Athman Bouguettaya, CSIRO, Australia
Christoph Bussler, BEA, USA
Vincenzo D'Andrea, Univ. of Trento, Italy
Mark Davis, Bentley University, USA
Flavio De Paoli, Universita di Milano, Biocca Italy
Haluk Demirkan, Arizona State University, USA
Khalil Drira, LAAS Toulouse, France
Marlon Dumas, University of Tartu, Estonia
Schahram Dustdar, University of Technology Vienna, Austria
Markus Endler, PUC-Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Gregor Engels, University of Paderborn, Germany
Ioannis Fikouras, Ericsson, Sweden
Paolo Giorgini, Univ. of Trento, Italy
Alan Hartman, IBM India Research Lab, India
Willem-Jan van den Heuvel, University of Tilburg, The Netherlands
Jana Köhler, IBM Zurich Research Lab, Switzerland
Jeff Kreulen, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA
Steve Kwan, San Jose State University, USA
Patricia Lago, Free Univ. Amsterdam, Netherlands
Winfried Lamersdorf, University of Hamburg, Germany
Frank Leymann, University of Stuttgart, Germany
Fu-ren Lin, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Lin Liu, Tsing Hua University, China
Esperanza Marcos, Univ. Juan Rey Carlos, Spain
Michael Maximilien, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA
Massimo Mecella, Universita di Roma Italy
Surya Nepal, CSIRO, Australia
Christos Nikolaou, University of Crete, Greece
Robin Qiu, Penn State, USA
Manfred Reichert, University of Ulm, Germany
Wolfgang Reisig, Humboldt University, Germany
Colette Roland, University of Paris, France
Florian Rosenberg, ICT CSIRO, Australia
Gustavo Rossi, UNLP, Argentina
Mohand-Said Hacid, University of Lyon, France
Jorge Sanz, IBM Almaden Research Center, USA
Jakka Sairamesh, CITRIS - UC Berkeley, USA
Daniel Schwabe, PUC-Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Michael J. Shaw, University of Illinios, Urbana Champaign, USA
Stefan Tai, Univ. of Karlsruhe, Germany
Zahir Tari, RMIT University, Australia
Beatriz Toledo, UNICAMP, Brazil
Farouk Toumani, Blaise Pascal University, France
Jos van Hillegersberg University of Twente, Netherlands
Yan Wang, Macquarie University, Australia
Michael Weiss, Carleton University, Canada
Karsten Wolf, University of Rostock, Germany
Lai Xu Bournemouth, University, UK
Yelena Yesha, University of Maryland, USA
Hossein Zadeh, RMIT, Australia
Andrea Zisman, City University London, UK


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