Conference Code: 17ZA01ICOSSSB
Conference Aims and Objectives
The ICOSSSB 2017: 19th International Conference on Open Source Software and Small Business
aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Open Source Software and Small Business. 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 Open Source Software and Small Business.
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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Open Source Software and Small Business are cordially invited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
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
, 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
has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Open Source Software and Small Business
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
|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
||January 12 - 13, 2017
Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for
Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE
before submitting your paper.
Selected Conference Papers
1) Stability of Stochastic Model Predictive Control for Schrödinger Equation with Finite ApproximationTomoaki Hashimoto 2) Microstructural and Electrochemical Investigation of Carbon Coated Nanograined LiFePO4 as Cathode Material for Li-BatteriesRinlee Butch M. Cervera, Princess Stephanie P. Llanos 3) Time Temperature Dependence of Long Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene Manufactured by Direct Long Fiber Thermoplastic ProcessK. A. Weidenmann, M. Grigo, B. Brylka, P. Elsner, T. Böhlke 4) Accelerating the Uptake of Smart City Applications through Cloud ComputingPanagiotis Tsarchopoulos, Nicos Komninos, Christina Kakderi 5) Preparation and Conductivity Measurements of LSM/YSZ Composite Solid Oxide Electrolysis Cell Anode MaterialsChristian C. Vaso, Rinlee Butch M. Cervera 6) Personal Knowledge Management: Systematic Review and Future DirectionKuribachew Gizaw Tohiye, Monica Garfield 7) A Reconfigurable Microstrip Patch Antenna with Polyphase Filter for Polarization Diversity and Cross Polarization Filtering OperationLakhdar Zaid, Albane Sangiovanni 8) Utilizing Fly Ash Cenosphere and Aerogel for Lightweight Thermal Insulating Cement-Based CompositesAsad Hanif, Pavithra Parthasarathy, Zongjin Li 9) Assisted Approach as a Tool for Increasing Attention When Using the iPad in a Special Elementary School: Action ResearchVojtěch Gybas, Libor Klubal, Kateřina Kostolányová 10) Towards a Computational Model of Consciousness: Global Abstraction WorkspaceHalim Djerroud, Arab Ali Cherif 11) Part of Speech Tagging Using Statistical Approach for Nepali TextArchit Yajnik 12) Development of Single Layer of WO3 on Large Spatial Resolution by Atomic Layer Deposition TechniqueS. Zhuiykov, Zh. Hai, H. Xu, C. Xue 13) Defect Modes in Multilayered Piezoelectric StructuresD. G. Piliposyan 14) Thermal Effect on Wave Interaction in Composite StructuresR. K. Apalowo, D. Chronopoulos, V. Thierry 15) An Ontology Model for Systems Engineering Derived from ISO/IEC/IEEE 15288: 2015: Systems and Software Engineering - System Life Cycle ProcessesLan Yang, Kathryn Cormican, Ming Yu