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ICDS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Digital Sports

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICDS

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICDS 2017: 19th International Conference on Digital Sports aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Digital Sports. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Digital Sports.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Digital Sports are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICDS 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Digital Sports. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) A Neural Network Classifier for Estimation of the Degree of Infestation by Late Blight on Tomato Leaves
Gizelle K. Vianna, Gabriel V. Cunha, Gustavo S. Oliveira
2) Image Rotation Using an Augmented 2-Step Shear Transform
Hee-Choul Kwon, Heeyong Kwon
3) Development of Prediction Models of Day-Ahead Hourly Building Electricity Consumption and Peak Power Demand Using the Machine Learning Method
Dalin Si, Azizan Aziz, Bertrand Lasternas
4) An Improvement of Multi-Label Image Classification Method Based on Histogram of Oriented Gradient
Ziad Abdallah, Mohamad Oueidat, Ali El-Zaart
5) Fake Account Detection in Twitter Based on Minimum Weighted Feature set
Ahmed El Azab, Amira M. Idrees, Mahmoud A. Mahmoud, Hesham Hefny
6) The Application of Data Mining Technology in Building Energy Consumption Data Analysis
Liang Zhao, Jili Zhang, Chongquan Zhong
7) Biomechanical Modeling, Simulation, and Comparison of Human Arm Motion to Mitigate Astronaut Task during Extra Vehicular Activity
B. Vadiraj, S. N. Omkar, B. Kapil Bharadwaj, Yash Vardhan Gupta
8) Interactive Garments: Flexible Technologies for Textile Integration
Anupam Bhatia
9) Self-Sensing Concrete Nanocomposites for Smart Structures
A. D'Alessandro, F. Ubertini, A. L. Materazzi
10) Questions Categorization in E-Learning Environment Using Data Mining Technique
Vilas P. Mahatme, K. K. Bhoyar
11) Intelligent Irrigation Control System Using Wireless Sensors and Android Application
Rajeshwari Madli, Santhosh Hebbar, Vishwanath Heddoori, G. V. Prasad
12) SMART: Solution Methods with Ants Running by Types
Nicolas Zufferey
13) Cost Sensitive Feature Selection in Decision-Theoretic Rough Set Models for Customer Churn Prediction: The Case of Telecommunication Sector Customers
Emel Kızılkaya Aydogan, Mihrimah Ozmen, Yılmaz Delice
14) Knowledge-Driven Decision Support System Based on Knowledge Warehouse and Data Mining by Improving Apriori Algorithm with Fuzzy Logic
Pejman Hosseinioun, Hasan Shakeri, Ghasem Ghorbanirostam
15) Data Mining Approach for Commercial Data Classification and Migration in Hybrid Storage Systems
Mais Haj Qasem, Maen M. Al Assaf, Ali Rodan