Call for Papers
ICACON 2018 will be the 6th event in the "International IBM Cloud Academy Conference" series, established to bring together academics and practitioners working on methods and tools to address problems around the development, deployment, management and use of cloud infrastructures.
Of particular interest will be submissions featuring original research or experience reports that address how the transition to cloud computing is transforming education, healthcare and government. The submissions should aim to communicate best practices with real-world examples illustrating improvements in quality, outcomes, lessons learned and return-on-investment.
Topics of Interest
A range of topics relevant to cloud computing in education, government and research are of interest, including (but not limited to) the ones below.
Institutional Strategy and Organization Design for Cloud Computing
Data Management and Analytics on the Cloud
User Productivity with Cloud Computing
Cloud Computing Implementation Strategies
Research Computing in the Cloud
Pedagogical Impact of Cloud Computing
Standards and Open Source Strategies for Cloud Computing
Systems Management in a Cloud Computing Environment
Call for papers
At least one author for each accepted paper should register and present at the conference.
Short papers (extended abstracts) initially submitted for review should be 2-4 pages long. The author(s) should indicate the preferred mode of presentation, i.e., as a sesssion talk or as a poster. Submissions will be managed through EasyChair and peer reviewed by at least three domain experts from among those listed on the Technical Committee.
The best presented papers will then be selected for publication in special issues of the International Journal of Cloud Computing (IJCC) and International Journal of Cloud Applications and Computing (IJCAC) . The final selected papers should follow the IJCC format.
March 10, 2018 (extended)
Extended Abstract Submission Deadline
April 7, 2018
Notification of Paper Acceptance
April 30, 2018
Camera Ready Paper Submission and Authors Registration Deadline
May 24-26, 2018
To submit your extended abstract for consideration, please go to: Abstract/paper submission
For more information, contact conference co-chairs Andy Rindos (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Kozo Kitamura (email@example.com)
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