[Conference] Call for Papers: World Summit on the Knowledge Society, September 2009, Crete, Greece

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WSKS 2009 – 2. World Summit on the Knowledge Society, 16-18 September 2009, Crete, Greece

  • Submission of papers for LNCS/CCIS Springer Proceedings: 12th February 2009

About
The 2nd World Summit on the Knowledge Society (WSKS 2009), is an international scientific event devoted to promoting the dialogue on the main aspects of the Knowledge Society towards a BETTER WORLD for all.
This annual Summit brings together key stakeholders of the Knowledge Society development worldwide, from Academia, Industry, Government, Policy Makers, and active citizens to look at the impact and prospects of the Information Technology, and the knowledge-based era it is creating, on key facets of living, working, learning, innovating and collaborating in today’s hyper-complex world.
The Summit provides a distinct, unique forum for cross-disciplinary fertilization of research, favouring the dissemination of research new scientific ideas relevant to international research agendas as the EU (FP7), OECD or UNESCO.
We need a better world. We contribute with our sound voices to the agenda, policies and actions.
We invite you to join your voice with ours and all together to shape a new deal for our world. Education, Sustainable Development, Health, Opportunities for well being, Culture, Collaboration, Peace, Democracy, Technology for all. Open Minds for a Better World.

Call for Papers

Eleven general scientific pillars provide the constitutional elements of the Summit:

  • Information Technologies – Knowledge Management Systems – E-business & Business, Organizational and Inter-organizational Information Systems for the Knowledge Society
  • Knowledge, Learning, Education, Learning Technologies and E-learning for the Knowledge Society
  • Social & Humanistic Computing for the Knowledge Society – Emerging Technologies for the Society and the Humanity
  • Culture & Cultural Heritage – Technology for Culture Management – Management of Tourism and Entertainment – Tourism Networks in the Knowledge Society
    Government and Democracy in the Knowledge Society
  • Innovation, Sustainable Development and Strategic Management for the Knowledge Society
  • Service Science, Management, Engineering, and Technology
  • Intellectual and Human Capital Development in the Knowledge Society
  • Advanced Applications for Environmental Protection and Green Economy Management
    Future Prospects for the Knowledge Society: from Foresight Studies to Projects and Public Policies
  • Technologies and Business Models for the Creative Industries

Important Dates

  • Submission of papers for LNCS/CCIS Springer Proceedings: 12th February 2009
  • Notification to authors: 10th March 2009
  • Camera ready papers: 24th April 2009
  • Conference Days: 16-18 September 2009

For more information go to the conference website.