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-- CALL FOR PAPERS - Deadline for submissions (2nd call): 31 August
2012  --

IADIS International Conference on Internet Technologies & Society 2012
28-30 November 2012 =96 Perth, Australia
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* Keynote Speakers (confirmed):
Professor Carmel McNAUGHT, Professor of Learning Enhancement, CLEAR -
Centre for Learning Enhancement and Research, The Chinese University
of Hong Kong, China
Professor Matthew Allen, Professor of Internet Studies, Curtin
University, Australia

* Conference Background and Goals
The IADIS Internet Technologies & Society 2012 Conference (ITS 2012)
aims to address the main issues of concern within WWW/Internet as well
as to assess the influence of Internet in the Information Society.
Broad areas of interest are Internet Technologies, Information
Management, e-Society and Digital Divide, e-Business / e-Commerce, e-
Learning, New Media and e-Society, Digital Services in e-Society, e-
Government / e-Governance and e-Health. These broad areas are divided
into more detailed areas (see below). However innovative contributes
that do not fit into these areas will also be considered since they
might be of benefit to conference attendees.

* Format of the Conference
The conference will comprise of invited talks and oral presentations.
The proceedings of the conference will be published in the form of a
book and CD-ROM with ISBN, and will be available also in the IADIS
Digital Library (online accessible).
The authors of the best papers will be invited to provide revised and
expanded versions in English to be considered for publication in the
following journals (confirmed):
- Pacific Asia Journal of the Association for Information Systems
(PAJAIS) (ISSN. 1943-7544)
- Journal of Theoretical and Applied Electronic Commerce Research (ISSN: 0718=961876)
- Journal of Applied Computing and Information Technology (http:// - ISSN 1174-0175). The Journal publishes
Applied Computing papers principally from New Zealand, but
international papers may be considered that would be of interest to
the readers, particularly if related to education, or that refer to
the work of New Zealand researchers.

* Types of submissions
Full and Short Papers, Reflection Papers, Posters/Demonstrations,
Tutorials, Panels and Doctoral Consortium. All submissions are subject
to a blind refereeing process.

* Topics related to the Information Society are of interest. These
include, but are not limited to the following areas and topics:

Internet Technologies
- Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
- Intelligent Agents
- Intelligent Systems
- IS Security Issues
- Mobile Applications
- Multimedia Applications
- e-Payment Systems
- Protocols and Standards
- Semantic Web and XML
- Services, Architectures and Web
- Software Requirements and Web
- Storage Issues
- Strategies and Tendencies
- System Architectures
- Telework Technologies
- Ubiquitous Computing
- Virtual Reality
- Web 2.0 technologies
- Social Networking and Marketing
- Wireless Communications

Information Management
- Computer-Mediated
- Content Development
- Cyber law and Intellectual
- Data Mining
- e-Publishing and Digital Libraries
- Human Computer Interaction and
- Information Search and Retrieval
- Knowledge Management
- Policy Issues
- Privacy Issues
- Social and Organizational Aspects
- Virtual Communities
- Internet and Disability
- Internet and Aging Population

e-Society and Digital Divide
- Social Integration
- Social Bookmarking
- Social Software
- e-Democracy
- Social Integration

e-Business / e-Commerce
- Business Ontologies and Models
- Digital Goods and Services
- e-Business Models
- e-Commerce Application Fields
- e-Commerce Economics
- e-Commerce Services
- Electronic Service Delivery
- e-Marketing
- Languages for Describing Goods and
- Online Auctions and Technologies
- Virtual Organisations and

- Collaborative Learning
- e-Mobile Learning
- Curriculum Content Design &
- Delivery Systems and
- Educational Systems Design
- e-Citizenship and Inclusion
- e-Learning Organisational Issues
- Evaluation and Assessment
- Political and Social Aspects
- Virtual Learning Environments and
- Web-based Learning

New Media and e-Society
- Digitization, heterogeneity and
- Interactivity and virtuality
- Citizenship, regulation and
- Innovation, identity and the global
  village syndrome
- Internet Cultures and new
  interpretations of =93Space=94
- Polity and the Digitally Suppressed
  Digital Services in e-Society
- Service Broadcasting
- Political Reporting
- Development of Digital Services
- Freedom of Expression
- e-Journalism
- Open Access

e-Government /e-Governance
- Accessibility
- Democracy and the Citizen
- Digital Economies
- Digital Regions
- e-Administration
- e-Government Management
- e-Procurement
- e-Supply Chain
- Global Trends
- National and International
- Social Inclusion

- Data Security Issues
- e-Health Policy and Practice
- e-Healthcare Strategies and
- Legal Issues
- Medical Research Ethics
- Patient Privacy and Confidentiality

* Important Dates:
- Submission deadline (2nd call): 31 August 2012
- Notification to Authors (2nd call): 28 September 2012
- Final Camera-Ready Submission and Early Registration (2nd call):
Until 15 October 2012
- Late Registration (2nd call): After 15 October 2012
- Conference: Perth, Australia, 28-30 November 2012

* Conference Location
The conference will be held in Perth, Australia.

* Secretariat
Rua Sao Sebastiao da Pedreira, 100, 3
1050-209 Lisbon, Portugal
Web site: /

* Program Committee

Conference and Program Co-Chairs

Piet Kommers, University of Twente, The Netherlands
Tomayess Issa, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia
Pedro Isa=EDas, Universidade Aberta (Portuguese Open University),

* Co-located events
Please also check the co-located events:
-International Higher Education 2012 ( /) =96
28-30 November 2012
-Sustainability, Technology and Education 2012 (http:// =96 28-30 November 2012

* Registered participants in the Internet Technologies & Society
conference may attend International Higher Education and
Sustainability, Technology and Education conferences=92 sessions free of

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