Excellence in Research and Innovation for Humanity

ICSWASC 2017 : 19th International Conference on Semantic Web Applications, Standards and Components

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

Conference Information

ICSWASC Home Aims and Objectives Important Dates Call for Papers Committee Conference Program Conference Proceedings Conference Abstracts

Paper Submission

Paper Submission Paper Submission GUIDE

Conference Registration

Author RegistrationListener Registration Payment Registration Fees Sponsorship and Exhibition Volunteer Author Information Presentation Upload Conference Photos

Conference Publicity

Conference Flyer EventsKeynotes

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: 17ZA01ICSWASC

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICSWASC 2017: 19th International Conference on Semantic Web Applications, Standards and Components aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Semantic Web Applications, Standards and Components. 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 Semantic Web Applications, Standards and Components.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Semantic Web Applications, Standards and Components are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

ICSWASC 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Semantic Web Applications, Standards and Components. 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) Household Food Insecurity and Associated Coping Strategies in Urban, Peri-Urban and Rural Settings: A Case of Morogoro and Iringa Towns, Tanzania
U. Tumaini, J. Msuya
2) Detecting and Secluding Route Modifiers by Neural Network Approach in Wireless Sensor Networks
C. N. Vanitha, M. Usha
3) Evaluating Factors Influencing Information Quality in Large Firms
B. E. Narkhede, S. K. Mahajan, B. T. Patil, R. D. Raut
4) Malware Beaconing Detection by Mining Large-scale DNS Logs for Targeted Attack Identification
Andrii Shalaginov, Katrin Franke, Xiongwei Huang
5) The Most Secure Smartphone Operating System: A Survey
Sundus Ayyaz, Saad Rehman
6) Enhancement of Environmental Security by the Application of Wireless Sensor Network in Nigeria
Ahmadu Girgiri, Lawan Gana Ali, Mamman M. Baba
7) Illuminating the Policies Affecting Energy Security in Malaysia’s Electricity Sector
Hussain Ali Bekhet, Endang Jati Mat Sahid
8) Enhancing the Network Security with Gray Code
Thomas Adi Purnomo Sidhi
9) Factors Affecting M-Government Deployment and Adoption
Saif Obaid Alkaabi, Nabil Ayad
10) Development of a Secured Telemedical System Using Biometric Feature
O. Iyare, A. H. Afolayan, O. T. Oluwadare, B. K. Alese
11) Towards a Secure Storage in Cloud Computing
Mohamed Elkholy, Ahmed Elfatatry
12) VANETs: Security Challenges and Future Directions
Jared Oluoch
13) Solution of Logistics Center Selection Problem Using the Axiomatic Design Method
Fulya Zaralı, Harun Resit Yazgan
14) Ontology-Based Approach for Temporal Semantic Modeling of Social Networks
Souâad Boudebza, Omar Nouali, Faiçal Azouaou
15) Identity Management in Virtual Worlds Based on Biometrics Watermarking
S. Bader, N. Essoukri Ben Amara