THE XIth SIGSAND/PLAIS EUROSYMPOSIUM'2018
INFORMATION SYSTEMS - RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, APPLICATIONS, EDUCATION

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POLISH, ENGLISH, BULGARIAN, CHINESE, CROATIAN, CZECH, DUTCH, FINNISH, FRENCH, GERMAN, HEBREW, ITALIAN, KOREAN, LITHUANIAN, NORWEGIAN, PORTUGUESE, ROMANIAN, RUSSIAN, SLOVAK, SLOVENIAN, SPANISH, SWEDISH, TURKISH AND UKRAINIAN

51 YEARS (1967-2018)
OF BUSINESS INFORMATICS AT UNIVERSITY OF GDANSK

September 20th, 2018; Gdansk - Sopot, Poland

Overview

The XIth SIGSAND/PLAIS EuroSymposium has the objective of promoting and developing high quality research on all issues related to systems analysis and design (SAND). It provides a forum to researchers and practitioners in SAND in Europe and beyond – to interact, collaborate and develop the systems analysis and design area. The EuroSymposium is currently headed by the Advisory Board, consisting of prominent researchers to guide this initiative.

PROGRAM

To be announced.

KEYNOTE SPEECH

To be announced

RELEVANT TOPICS

  • Agile Methods, SCRUM Approach,
  • Big Data, Business Analytics,
  • Blockchain Technology and Applications,
  • Business Informatics,
  • Business Process Modeling,
  • Case Studies in SAND,
  • Cloud Computing,
  • Cognitive Issues in SAND,
  • Conceptual Modeling,
  • Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding Models,
  • Design Theory,
  • Digital Services and Social Media,
  • Enterprise Architecture,
  • Enterprise Social Networks,
  • ERP and CRM Systems,
  • Ethical and Human Aspects of IS Development,
  • Ethnographic, Anthropological, Action and Enterpreunial Research,
  • Evolution of IS discipline,
  • Human-Computer Interaction,
  • Industry 4.0,
  • Information Systems Development: Methodologies, Methods, Techniques and Tools,
  • Internet of Things,
  • Machine Learning,
  • Model-Driven Architecture,
  • New Paradigms, Formalisms, Applications, Approaches, Frameworks and Challenges in SAND,
  • Ontological Foundations and Intelligent Systems of SAND,
  • Open Source Software (OSS) Solutions,
  • Project Management,
  • Quality Assurance in Systems Development,
  • Requirements and Software Engineering,
  • Research Methodologies in SAND,
  • Role of SAND in Mobile and Internet Applications Development,
  • SAND Education, Curricula, E-learning, MOOCs and Teaching Cases,
  • Security and Privacy Issues in SAND,
  • Service Oriented Systems Development,
  • Social Networking Services,
  • Socio-Technical Approaches to System Development, psychological and behavioral descriptions,
  • Software Intensive Systems and Services,
  • Strategic Information Systems in Enterprises,
  • Supply Chain Management Aspects,
  • Systems Analyst and Designer Professions,
  • Teams and Teamwork in IS,
  • UML, SysML, BPMN,
  • User Experience (UX) Design,
  • Workflow Management.

ORGANIZERS

There are three organizers of The XIth SIGSAND/PLAIS EuroSymposium'2018:

- SIGSAND is the Association for Information Systems (AIS) Special Interest Group on Systems Analysis and Design. SIGSAND provides services such as annual symposia, news, research and teaching tracks at major IS conferences, listserv and special issues in journals. The EuroSymposia were initiated by the past AIS Vice President Prof. Keng Siau as the SIGSAND-Europe Initiative.

- THE POLISH CHAPTER OF ASSOCIATION FOR INFORMATION SYSTEMS - PLAIS was established in 2006 as the joint initiative of Prof. Claudia Loebbecke, University of Cologne, Germany, former President of AIS and Prof. Stanisław Wrycza, University of Gdansk, Poland. PLAIS co-organizes international and domestic conferences on Systems Analysis and Design and Business Informatics.

- THE DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS INFORMATICS at the University of Gdansk is conducting intensive teaching and research activities. Some of its academic manuals are bestsellers in Poland. The Department is also active internationally, organizing conferences including the 10th European Conference on Information Systems (ECIS 2002), The 7th International Conference on Perspectives in Business Informatics Research (BIR 2008), The 8th International Conference on European Distance and E-learning Network (EDEN 2009) and SIGSAND/PLAIS EuroSymposia (2007, 2011 - 2016). The Department is the partner of the European Research Center for Information Systems (ERCIS) and SAP University Alliances (SUA) consortia.

CONFERENCE COMMITTEES

GENERAL CHAIR
Stanisław Wrycza University of Gdansk - Chairman of IPC Poland
ADVISORY BOARD
To be announced.
INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMME COMMITTEE
To be announced.
EDITORS OF EUROSYMPOSIUM 2018 PROCEEDINGS
Stanisław Wrycza University of Gdansk Poland
Jacek Maślankowski University of Gdansk Poland

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Chair: Stanislaw Wrycza
Secretary: Anna Węsierska
Members from Department of Business Informatics at University of Gdansk:
Dorota Buchnowska, Bartłomiej Gawin, Przemyslaw Jatkiewicz, Dariusz Kralewski,
Michał Kuciapski, Bartosz Marcinkowski, Jacek Maslankowski

DOWNLOADS

Will be available later.

Publication

All submissions will be reviewed by the EuroSymposium International Programme Committee for contribution to the relevant topic. The accepted papers will be published as EuroSymposium'2018 Proceedings in the Springer series of Lecture Notes on Business Information Processing (LNBIP) .
The series is indexed/abstracted by ISI Proceedings, Web of Knowledge, DBLP, EI and Scopus and the other important indexing services.

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SUBMISSION SERVICE

IS faculty members, independent scholars, doctorants and SAND practitioners are invited to submit research papers in the area of systems analysis and design. Given the broad range of topics in this Call, submissions can be based on any range of SAND research. The length limit of completed research paper is 5,000 words.

Papers should be submitted in PDF and doc format. Submissions must conform to Springer's LNBIP format which can be found under instructions for LNBIP Authors at: http://www.springer.com/series/7911.

Three to five keywords characterizing the paper should be indicated at the end of the abstract.

On-line submission will be offered for EuroSymposium’2018 at Springer Online Conference Service (OCS). https://ocs.springer.com/ocs/home/EuroSymposium2018

IMPORTANT DATES

Submission of Manuscripts: May 31th, 2018
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection: June 28th, 2018
Final Paper Submission: July 12th, 2018
EuroSymposium'2018: September 20th, 2018

VENUE

The EuroSymposium will be held in the modern building of the Conference Centre of the Faculty of Management of University of Gdansk. Computer access, wireless facilities and multimedia projector will be available. Proximity of the Gdansk Lech Walesa Airport makes the selected venue as well as the variety of hotels a proper place for the conference.

Department of Business Informatics
Faculty of Management
University of Gdansk
Piaskowa 9
81-864 Sopot
Poland
Ph.: +48 58 523 14 00
Fax: +48 58 523 11 55
E-Mail: info@eurosymposium.eu

ACCOMMODATION

Hotels of different standards are available in Gdansk and Sopot:
Hotels - Sopot
Hotels - Gdansk

Public Transport information (with guidance to the Venue building) can be found at JakDojade.pl or via mobile version: M.JakDojade.pl

Here you can find information how to get from airport in Gdansk to the city. A taxi rank is located in front of the main entrance to the passenger terminal and is serviced by CITY PLUS TAXI.

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FEES

The regular EuroSymposium fee is 80 EUR (360 PLN), while the fee for videoconference participants is 40 EUR (180 PLN). The fee includes:


and for the residential participants also:


After registration please transfer the registration fee at the following EuroSymposium 2018 account:

University of Gdansk
Address: ul. Bazynskiego 8, 80-309 Gdansk
EuroSymposium 2018

PL 59 1240 1271 1111 0010 4368 2415
Bank PEKAO S.A. IV o/Gdansk
Kolobrzeska 43

SWIFT: PKOPPLPW
Bank Sort Code: 12 40 12 71
IBAN: PL 59 1240 1271 1111 0010 4368 2415
VAT UE PL 584 020 32 39

Please include a"K205-16 - ES_2018 (name) (surname)"phrase in the text of your bank transfer.

SIGSAND/PLAIS EUROSYMPOSIA PROCEEDINGS

The accepted papers of Gdansk EuroSymposia were published as:

PREVIOUS SYMPOSIA

  1. AIS SIGSAND European Symposium, Ireland, 2006
  2. 2nd AIS SIGSAND European, Poland, 2007
  3. 3rd AIS SIGSAND-European Symposium Germany, 2008
  4. 4th EuroSymposium, Poland, 2011
  5. EMMSAD/5th EuroSymposium @ CAiSE'12, Poland, 2012
  6. 6th EuroSymposium, Poland, 2013
  7. 7th EuroSymposium, Poland, 2014
  8. 8th EuroSymposium, Poland, 2015
  9. 9th EuroSymposium, Poland, 2016
  10. 10th EuroSymposium, Poland, 2017

PREVIOUS KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

EuroSymposium'2007


EuroSymposium'2013


EuroSymposium'2014


EuroSymposium'2015


EuroSymposium'2016


EuroSymposium'2017


CONTACT

EuroSymposium'2018
Department of Business Informatics
University of Gdansk
81-864 Sopot, Piaskowa 9
Poland
phone: +48 58 523 14 00
skype: swrycza
e-mail: info@eurosymposium.eu
website: http://eurosymposium.eu

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