Special Sessions: Call for Papers



Special Session: Healthcare Analytics - Improving Healthcare using Big Data Analytics

Scope

Aim of this special session is to bring together researchers and practitioners working in the area of healthcare analytics with emphasis on addressing practical challenges in improving healthcare sector through big data analytics. Healthcare service providers are increasingly acknowledging the strategic importance of data analytics. However, the challenge becomes how to take Big Data and translate it into information that can be used by healthcare professionals for decision making to improve healthcare outcomes and improve the quality of care. Improving the healthcare sector, there are varieties of issues that need to be addressed. Topic of interest are:

Submission Process:

Authors are encouraged to submit original and high-quality work that is not under consideration by or already appears in, any journals or publication media. Potential authors can follow submission policy of IEEE BESC-2017 (http://www.besc-conf.org/2017/index.html). Specific instructions can be found on the BESC-2017 website ( http://www.besc-conf.org/2017/paper_submission.html .) Manuscripts should be submitted in PDF format by sending email to mirpak@gmail.com as well as through Easychair system: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=besc2017. . The best accepted papers will be invited to submit an extended version to a special issue (SCIE index Journal)

Important Dates:

  • Papers due:
  • Notification due:
  • Camera-ready due:
  • Conference date:
  • 28/06/2017
  • 16/07/2017
  • 02/08/2017
  • 16-18/10/2017

Organizers:

Query: E-mail to mirpak@gmail.com

Special session: Social Media, Crowd Psychology and Public Opinion

Scope

The widespread use of the internet and social media has greatly increased the complexity of research for crowd psychology, public opinion and governance. However, Large-scale digital data generated by massive social media users, also create new possibilities and ways for understanding crowd psychology and public opinion. Our special session of Social Media, Crowd Psychology and Public Opinion aims to bring researchers and practitioners from multidiscipline together to share their experience and work about how to apply social computing paradigm and social media data for mining interesting questions about crowd psychology and public opinion. Topics including but not limited to:

Important dates

  • Papers due:
  • Notification due:
  • Camera-ready due:
  • Conference date:
  • 28/06/2017
  • 16/07/2017
  • 02/08/2017
  • 16-18/10/2017

Chairs

Program Committee