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[expand title=”2nd International Conference Europe Middle East & North Africa”]

​2nd International Conference Europe Middle East & North Africa Information Systems and Technologies to support Learning (EMENA-ISTL) 2018

  To be held from 25 to 27 October 2018 in Fez, Morocco

 Call for Papers                            
We’d like to re-invite you to submit your papers/posters/demo proposals for the 2nd edition of  Europe Middle East & North Africa Information Systems and Technologies to support Learning (EMENA-ISTL) 2018 to be held from 25-27 October 2018 in Fez, Morocco.

EMENA-ISTL 2018 attracts researchers, scientists, PhD students, and technologists from some of the top companies, universities, research firms and government agencies from around the world. Each paper will be reviewed by at least three regular PC members or two senior PC members. The acceptance decisions will take into account paper novelty, technical depth, elegance, practical or theoretic impact, and presentation.

The conference program will include paper presentations, poster sessions and project demonstrations, along with prominent keynote speakers and industrial workshops.

The venue  city Fez (فاس) (French: “Fès”) is one of the imperial cities of Morocco. It is famous for being home to the world’s oldest university, University of al-Qarawiyyin, founded in 859,It is the oldest existing, continually operating and the first degree awarding educational institution in the world, with Famous alumni like Pope Sylvester II, Jacobus Golius, Maimonides etc.). It has an ancient walled city, which many compare to the walled city of Jerusalem.


Original papers are solicited in, but are not limited to, the following topics:

  1. A) Information systems Technologies to support Education;
  2. B) Education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics;
  3. C) Emerging Technologies in Education Learning innovation in digital age;
  4. D) Software Systems, Architectures, Applications and Tools;
  5. E) Multimedia Systems and Applications;
  6. F) Computer Communications and Networks;
  7. G) IOT, Smart Cities and People, Wireless, Sensor and Ad-Hoc Networks;
  8. H) Organizational Models and Information Systems and Technologies;
  9. I) Human-Computer Interaction;
  10. J) Computers & Security, Ethics and Data-forensic;
  11. K) Health Informatics, and Medical Informatics Security;
  12. L) Information and Knowledge Management;
  13. M) Big Data Analytics and Applications, Intelligent Data Systems, and Machine Learning;
  14. N) Artificial Intelligence, High Performance Computing;
  15. O) Mobile, Embedded and Ubiquitous Systems;
  16. P) Language and Image Processing,, Computer Graphics and  vision;
  17. Q) Interdisciplinary Field of Fuzzy Logic and Data Mining;

Important Dates:
Paper Submission Due : 31 May 2018
Acceptance Notification : 30 June 2018
Author Registration : 15 July 2018
Camera Ready Submission : 30 July 2018
Conference Dates : 25-27 October 2018

Complete details are available on the conference website :

Proceedings & Publication

EMENA-ISTL 2018 proceeding will be published in Springer series ” Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series ” and submitted for indexing to ISI, EI-Compendex, DBLP, SCOPUS, Google Scholar and Springerlink.

Extended version of best selected papers will be published in ISI/SCI/Scopus among others-indexed journals



COMPARATIVISM, IDENTITY, COMMUNICATION (CIC2018). International conference, Craiova, 12th – 13th October, 2018. Eleventh edition. Venue: University of Craiova, Faculty of Letters, str. Al.I. Cuza, 13. Country: Romania. Organizer: Faculty of Letters, University of Craiova, Romania & The Society of Philological Sciences. Closing date for submissions: 15th September 2018. 


[expand title=”International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching (ICPLT)”]

2018 IIER 369th International Conference on Psychology, Language and Teaching (ICPLT) will be held in Kiev, Ukraine during 17th – 18th July, 2018 as the Conference of ICPLT-2018. Paper submission deadline:  7th June, 2018It aims to be one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Psychology, Language and Teaching. 


[expand title=”International Academic Conference on Teaching, Learning and E-learning in Dresden”]

International Academic Conference on Teaching, Learning and E-learning in Dresden, Germany 2018 (IAC-TLEl in Dresden 2018), December 12 – 13, 2018. Deadline to submit abstracts: until November 5, 2018. Conference Topics – Education, Teaching, Learning and E-learning. For more information, please visit the web site


[expand title=”International Academic Conference on Global Education”]

International Academic Conference on Global Education, Teaching and Learning in Vienna, Austria 2018 (IAC-GETL in Vienna 2018), November 23 – 24, 2018. Conference Topics – Education, Teaching, Learning and E-learning. Submissions of Full Paper will be accepted until October 10, 2018. Please visit the web site:


[expand title=”Twenty-sixth International Conference on Learning Queen’s University Belfast”]

Twenty-sixth International Conference on Learning Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast, UK, 24–26 july 2019. Call for papers: pedagogy and curriculum, assessment and evaluation, educational organization and leadership, early childhood learning, learning in higher education, adult, community, and professional learning, earner diversity and identities, technologies in learning, literacies learning, science, mathematics, and technology learning. Advance Proposal Deadline: 24 September 2018. Please visit the web site:


[expand title=”The World Congress on Special Needs Education (WCSNE-2018)”]

The World Congress on Special Needs Education (WCSNE-2018), Inclusive Education, Cambridge, UK, from the 10th to 13th of December, 2018. The WCSNE is dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices in special needs education. Submission Deadline – July 15, 2018. Please visit


[expand title=”London International Conference on Education (LICE-2018)”]

London International Conference on Education (LICE-2018). December 10-13, 2018, Cambridge, UK. Abstract and Extended. Abstract Submission Date: June 25, 2018. Covered topics: advancement of the theory and practices in education. For more information visit


[expand title=”Annual International Conference on Languages & Linguistics”]

11th Annual International Conference on Languages & Linguistics, July 9-12, 2018, Athens, Greece. Deadline to submit abstracts: 28 May 2018. Please read the specific information regarding this conference on the web site


[expand title=”Thirteenth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices”]

Thirteenth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices, Saint Petersburg State University, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 1–3 March 2019. Covered topics: design education, design in society, designed objects, visual design, design management and professional practice etc. Current proposal submission deadline: 10 April 2018. Please visit


[expand title=”The Eighth International Conference on Social Media Technologies, Communication, and Informatics”]


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

– SOTICS 2018,The Eighth International Conference on Social Media Technologies, Communication, and Informatics
The submission deadline is: May 26, 2018.
Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended article versions to one of the IARIA Journals:

============== SOTICS 2018 | Call for Papers ===============

SOTICS 2018,The Eighth International Conference on Social Media Technologies, Communication, and Informatics
General page:
Submission page:

Event schedule: October 14 – 18, 2018 – Nice, France
– 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]

Submission deadline: May 26, 2018
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:
SOTICS 2018 Topics (for topics and submission details: see CfP on the site)
Call for Papers:


Social applications
On-line entertainment; Games and citizens; Social networking and social software; Tagging and micro-blogging; Collaborative filtering and tagging; Social simulation (mobility, groupware, etc.); Very large social networks; Deep web social information; Blogs and mini-blogs; E-books
Social media use and experiences
Social media platforms, tools, and applications; Collaboration tools; Multi-user media-sharing platforms (ideo, images, audio, and text);  Integrated multi-brand networking platforms (for friend/follow, organic groups, calendars/events, direct messaging, tagging, and activity feed); Agile social media platforms; Sharing tools (Facebook, Twitter, Yammer, YouTube, instant messaging, video conferencing, web meetings); Social media work flow tools; Collaborative culture; Learning experiences; Knowledge sharing
Community services
Technologies for building the social media channels; Blogs (private and corporate); Ratings and reviews; Referrals and sharing; Forums; User-created content management; Member profile management (photos, information preferences, linked channels, and privacy settings); Social networking via integrated multi-brand networking platforms; Cross-channel synchronization ( integration of the user experience across all in-house social media channels); API backbones; Spiders; Connectors
Special services and technologies
Mobile social media; Kids-oriented social media; youth-oriented social media; elderly-oriented social media; dedicated games; accessibility-oriented social media; Multi-sensor user interfaces (e.g., tactile, haptic, olfactory)
Digital resource domains
Enterprise social networks; Geo-social networks; Social networks; Digital computing; Digital health care; Digital mapping; Digital human faces; Digital libraries; Informatics environments; Micro-contribution by masses
Social evaluation and metrics
Social media analytics; Text analytics; Metric on quality of experience and satisfaction; Social mobility; Social interactions; Social learning; Social media; Social models; Mutual social credentials; Sentiment analysis
Social mobility

Social mobile networks with the Web 2.0; Mobile social architecture and services; Open service capabilities; Open exposure of telco capabilities; Open Web APIs, SOA and SDP; Interworking strategies; Mobile terminals as sources for User-generated content; Architecture and services for user-generated content; Auto-description and metadata synthesis for telecom-generated for user-generated content; Social mobile networks; User behavior profiling; Social connections (social graphs, contacts, etc); Services and architectures/solutions for social mobile services
Mechanisms for social services
Social media advertising and marketing; eSociety; Network growth and dynamics; Accessibility; Social education; Social opinion; Digital eco-systems; Ecology and social justice; eGovernments; Digital economy; eCommerce; Digital cities; Tourism; Democracy and social groups; Patent laws; Social tools; Web enterprises and services
Challenges in social environments
Computational thinking; Natural language processing; eImpact on children knowledge and abilities; Opinion and sentiment analysis; Computing and philosophy; Threats in social networks; Trusted computing; Reputation systems; Pervasive social computing; Real-time ubiquitous social semantic; Social creativity; Privacy preservation in social media; Social trust; Ethics; Legal aspects

SOTICS 2018 Committee:


[expand title=”Part of the Multi Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems”]

Part of the Multi Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (MCCSIS 2018)
Madrid, Spain, 17 – 20 July 2018
* Conference Scope
The e-Learning 2018 conference aims to address the main issues of concern within e-Learning. This conference covers both technical as well as the non-technical aspects of e-Learning.
The conference accepts submissions in the following seven main areas: Organisational Strategy and Management Issues; Technological Issues; e-Learning Curriculum Development Issues; Instructional Design Issues; e-Learning Delivery Issues; e-Learning Research Methods and Approaches; e-Skills and Information Literacy for Learning. For more details please check
* Paper Submission
This is a blind peer-reviewed conference. Authors are invited to submit their papers in English through the conference submission system by April 20, 2018. Submissions must be original and should not have been published previously.
* Important Dates:
– Submission Deadline (2nd call): 20 April 2018
– Notification to Authors (2nd call): 18 May 2018
– Final Camera-Ready Submission and Early Registration (2nd call): Until 8 June 2018
– Late Registration (2nd call): After 8 June 2018
* Paper Publication
The papers will be published in book and electronic format with ISBN, will be made available through the Digital Library available at The conference proceedings will be submitted for indexation by IET’s INSPEC, Elsevier, EI Compendex, Scopus, Thomson Reuters Web of Science, ERIC and other important indexing services.
The best papers will be selected for publishing as extended versions in the IADIS International Journal on WWW/Internet (ISSN: 1645-7641), in the Interactive Technology and Smart Education (ITSE) Journal (ISSN:1741-5659) and also in journals from INDERSCIENCE Publishers.

[expand title=”Summer School in Tallinn, Estonia (24.06-07.07.2018)”]

  1. Summer School on Secure e-Governance (5ECTS) General Chair: Ingrid Pappel, PhD. Head of e-Governance Technologies and Services Master’s Program at Tallinn University of Technology.
  2. Summer School on Practical Robotics with 3D printing (4ECTS)  General Chair: Raivo Sell, Ph.D in mechatronics and product development.

Last year we offered students from Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine the possibility to apply for a scholarship.

10 scholarships per programme, a total of 20 scholarships were given out.

We are very proud that our participants were highly satisfied with their TTÜ summer School experiences last year.

Our aim is to offer high achieving students the best possibilities to enhance their professional knowledge, grow their international academic network and experience Estonian culture.

That is why this year we are giving out 15 scholarships per programme (a total of 30). The full scholarship covers travel costs up to 400 EUR, tuition fee, study materials, certificate upon successful completion of the course, social events programme and accommodation in a hostel with breakfast. The scholarships are provided by Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs via Estonian developing cooperation funds.

To use this offer students must register before 1th of May 2018. Applicants are requested to write a short description of their motivation. Also we will conduct a Skype interview with all applicants to select the most suitable candidates. The stipendiaries will be announced by 25th of May 2018. More info about the scholarship is here.

Because we have a limited number of scholarships available, we also accept paying participants.

We can make group offers and tailor-made programmes to groups of 10 or more students with their accompanists.