Thursday, December 3, 2015

[DMANET] Deadline Extension: SMART 2016 and URBAN COMPUTING 2016 || May 22 - 26, 2016 - Valencia, Spain


The submission deadline has been extended to January 19, 2016.

Please consider to contribute to and/or forward to the appropriate groups the following opportunity to submit and publish original scientific results to:

- SMART 2016, The Fifth International Conference on Smart Cities, Systems, Devices and Technologies

- URBAN COMPUTING 2016, The International Symposium on Emerging Frontiers of Urban Computing and Smart Cities

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended article versions to one of the IARIA Journals:

============== SMART 2016 | URBAN COMPUTING 2016 | Call for Papers ===============


SMART 2016, The Fifth International Conference on Smart Cities, Systems, Devices and Technologies
General page:
Submission page:

URBAN COMPUTING 2016, The International Symposium on Emerging Frontiers of Urban Computing and Smart Cities
General page:
Submission page:

Events schedule: May 22 - 26, 2016 - Valencia, Spain

- regular papers [in the proceedings, digital library]
- short papers (work in progress) [in the proceedings, digital library]
- ideas: two pages [in the proceedings, digital library]
- extended abstracts: two pages [in the proceedings, digital library]
- posters: two pages [in the proceedings, digital library]
- posters: slide only [slide-deck posted at]
- presentations: slide only [slide-deck posted at]
- demos: two pages [posted at]
- doctoral forum submissions: [in the proceedings, digital library]

Proposals for:
- mini symposia: see
- workshops: see
- tutorials: [slide-deck posed on]
- panels: [slide-deck posed on]

Submission deadline: January 19, 2016

Sponsored by IARIA,
Extended versions of selected papers will be published in IARIA Journals:
Print proceedings will be available via Curran Associates, Inc.:
Articles will be archived in the free access ThinkMind Digital Library:

The topics suggested by the conference can be discussed in term of concepts, state of the art, research, standards, implementations, running experiments, applications, and industrial case studies. Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other conference or journal in the following, but not limited to, topic areas.

All tracks are open to both research and industry contributions, in terms of Regular papers, Posters, Work in progress, Technical/marketing/business presentations, Demos, Tutorials, and Panels.

Before submission, please check and comply with the editorial rules:

SMART 2016 Topics (for topics and submission details: see CfP on the site)

Call for Papers:

Future cities
Digital cities
Senseable city networks
Smart houses
Dynamic urban communications
Knowledge on urban economy
Public display and search
Indoor communications
SHUI (Smart Home User Interfaces)
Smart mobility
Pervasive urban applications
Ubiquitous computing in digital cities
Mobile crowdsourcing applications
Rural communications
Ambient assisted living
Smart multimedia services
Smart antennas
Smart urban electric cars
Smart atmospheric and population migration measurements
Smart energy and optimal consumption
Smart hones
Smart spaces
Micro-payments and Ticketing by NFC mobile device
Ecological cities
Interactions between smart cities
Health informatics in smart cities
Mobility monitoring and control in smart environments
Navigating in smart environments
Smart information processing
Smart analytics
Internet of things in smart environments
Social networking in smart environments
Use Cases for Smart Homes/Cities
Sociocultural challenges in smart environments
Costs associated with smart cities
Citizen tracking systems
Animal tracking systems
Smart systems for animals behavior

URBAN COMPUTING 2016 Topics (for topics and submission details: see CfP on the site)



Navigating the Urban jungle with SmartPhones
Crowdsourced data acquisition in the City
Enhancing City quality of life through mobile services
Urban computing and the Internet of Things
User-data interaction (interfaces, tools, other �sense-making� applications for users to use, mesh or create data)
Using data in heterogeneous environments (towards standard on system integration in Urban computing)
Urban Computing and Smart Cities

Metering infrastructure and Smart Cites
Architectures and protocols for (wireless) smart metering
Semantic sensing (Web sensors) for Urban information gathering
Smart buildings and green-oriented sensing
Smart grid and Urban energy distribution
Urban utility metering (gas, water, electricity, etc.)
Sensing urban mobility
Reliability and security/trust in Urban metering
Monitoring Big/Linked data metering
Standards for Smart Urban metering
Case studies


SMART 2016 Committee:

SMART General Chair
Sandra Sendra Compte, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain

SMART Advisory Committee
Wolfgang Leister, Norsk Regnesentral, Norway
Hoyoung Jeung, SAP Research Brisbane, Australia
Petri Koskelainen, Nokia - Sunnyvale, USA
Sherali Zeadally, University of Kentucky, USA
Susana Sargento, University of Aveiro/Institute of Telecommunications, Portugal
Rich Simpson, University of Pittsburgh, USA
Lasse Berntzen, Buskerud and Vestfold University College, Norway
Jeffrey Soar, University of Southern Queensland, Australia
Jerker Delsing, Lulea University of Technology, Sweden
Krishna Kant, George Mason University, USA
Luigi Patrono, University of Salento, Italy
Dmitry Namiot, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Francine Krief, University of Bordeaux, France
Pascal Urien, T�l�com ParisTech, France

SMART Industry/Research Chairs
Christian Prehofer, Kompetenzfeldleiter Adaptive Kommunikationssysteme / Fraunhofer-Einrichtung f�r Systeme der Kommunikationstechnik ESK � M�nchen, Germany
Ryosuke Ando, TTRI (Toyota Transportation Research Institute), Japan
Petko Bakalov - Environmental Systems Research Institute, USA
Gregor Broll, DOCOMO Euro-Labs, Germany
Yang Cui, Huawei Technologies - Beijing, China
Rodolfo de Paz Alberola, United Technologies Research Center Ireland � Cork, Ireland
Marko Jaakola, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Finland
Hoyoung Jeung, SAP Research Brisbane, Australia
Lieven Trappeniers, Bell Labs Alcatel-Lucent, Belgium
Chengyang Zhang, Teradata Inc., USA
Fabio Pianesi, Fondazione Bruno Kessler - Trento, Italy
Fabio Moretti, ENEA, Italy

URBAN COMPUTING 2016 Committee:

URBAN COMPUTING 2016 Advisory Committee
Yi Pan, Georgia State University, USA
Amnon Dekel, The Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel
Yan Cimon, University Laval, Quebec-City, Canada
Roberto de Bonis, Telecom Italia, Italy