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ICSSA 2017 : 19th International Conference on Sociotechnical Systems and Applications

Havana, Cuba
November 23 - 24, 2017

Conference Code: 17CU11ICSSA

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICSSA 2017: 19th International Conference on Sociotechnical Systems and Applications aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Sociotechnical Systems and Applications. 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 Sociotechnical Systems and Applications.

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 Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Sociotechnical Systems and Applications are cordially invited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

Federated Conference

Federated conference series is an event that brings together significant number of recurring events; academic conferences, symposia, workshops, special sessions, and plenary talks in the field of science and technology since inception in 1999. Each event may run over any span of time within the conference days.

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The peer-reviewed conference proceedings are indexed in the International Science Index (ISI), Google Scholar, Semantic Scholar, Zenedo, OpenAIRE, BASE, WorldCAT, Sherpa/RoMEO, and other index databases. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk. Impact Factor Indicators.

Special Journal Issues

ICSSA 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Sociotechnical Systems and Applications. 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   September 25, 2017
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   September 30, 2017
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   October 23, 2017
Conference Dates   November 23 - 24, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets the conference'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) Noise Reduction in Web Data: A Learning Approach Based on Dynamic User Interests
Julius Onyancha, Valentina Plekhanova
2) The Influence of Fashion Bloggers on the Pre-Purchase Decision for Online Fashion Products among Generation Y Female Malaysian Consumers
Mohd Zaimmudin Mohd Zain, Patsy Perry, Lee Quinn
3) Cognition of Driving Context for Driving Assistance
Manolo Dulva Hina, Clement Thierry, Assia Soukane, Amar Ramdane-Cherif
4) Evaluating Machine Learning Techniques for Activity Classification in Smart Home Environments
Talal Alshammari, Nasser Alshammari, Mohamed Sedky, Chris Howard
5) Students’ Perceptions of Mobile Learning: Case Study of Kuwait
Rana AlHajri, Salah Al-Sharhan, Ahmed Al-Hunaiyyan
6) Evaluating Factors Influencing Information Quality in Large Firms
B. E. Narkhede, S. K. Mahajan, B. T. Patil, R. D. Raut
7) Building a Scalable Telemetry Based Multiclass Predictive Maintenance Model in R
Jaya Mathew
8) Analyzing the Usage of Social Media: A Study on Elderly in Malaysia
Chan Eang Teng, Tang Mui Joo
9) Social Media as a ‘Service’ for Value Co-Creation by Integrating Sponsoring Companies, Sports Entities and Fans
Harri Jalonen
10) Stop Texting While Learning: A Meta-Analysis of Social Networks Use and Academic Performances
Proud Arunrangsiwed, Sarinya Kongtieng
11) Privacy-Preserving Location Sharing System with Client/Server Architecture in Mobile Online Social Network
Xi Xiao, Chunhui Chen, Xinyu Liu, Guangwu Hu, Yong Jiang
12) Detecting Geographically Dispersed Overlay Communities Using Community Networks
Madhushi Bandara, Dharshana Kasthurirathna, Danaja Maldeniya, Mahendra Piraveenan
13) Causal Relation Identification Using Convolutional Neural Networks and Knowledge Based Features
Tharini N. de Silva, Xiao Zhibo, Zhao Rui, Mao Kezhi
14) Cyber Security Situational Awareness among Students: A Case Study in Malaysia
Yunos Zahri, Ab Hamid R. Susanty, Ahmad Mustaffa
15) Use of Social Networks and Mobile Technologies in Education
Václav Maněna, Roman Dostál, Štěpán Hubálovský

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