CSCE'17 Steering Committee's Welcome, Continued
The Congress is among the top five largest annual gathering of researchers in computer science, computer engineering and applied computing. We anticipate to have attendees from about 85 countries and territories.
Chair Distinguished Professor of ECE and Professor of CS; Director, CSU Information Science and Technology Center (ISTeC), Colorado State University, Colorado, USA); Prof. Amit Sheth (Fellow of IEEE and LexisNexis Eminent Scholar; Founder/Executive Director, Ohio Center of Excellence in Knowledge-enabled Computing (Kno.e.sis) and Professor of Computer Science, Wright State University, Ohio, USA); Dr. Leonid I. Perlovsky (Harvard niversity, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA and School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and Medical School Athinoula Martinos Brain Imaging Center; and The US Air Force Research Lab., USA; CEO, LP Information Technology, USA and Chair of IEEE Task Force on The Mind and Brain; Recipient of John McLucas Award, the highest US Air Force Award for basic research); Dr. James A. Crowder (Chief Engineer, Raytheon Intelligence, Information, and Services; Aurora, Colorado, USA); Prof. Yaroslav D. Sergeyev (Distinguished Professor, Head of Numerical Calculus Laboratory University of Calabria, Rende, Italy and part-time Professor of Lobachevsky State University, Russia); and many other distinguished speakers.
To get a feeling about the conferences' atmosphere, see:
- 2016 Congress: http://photos.ucmss.com/World-Congress-2016
- 2015 Congress: http://photos.ucmss.com/World-Congress-2015
An important mission of The Congress is "Providing a unique platform for a diverse community of constituents composed of scholars, researchers, developers, educators, and practitioners. The Congress makes concerted effort to reach out to participants affiliated with diverse entities (such as: universities, institutions, corporations, government agencies, and research centers/labs) from all over the world. The congress also attempts to connect participants from institutions that have teaching as their main mission with those who are affiliated with institutions that have research as their main mission. The congress uses a quota system to achieve its institution and geography diversity objectives."
One main goal of the congress is to assemble a spectrum of affiliated research conferences, workshops, and symposiums into a coordinated research meeting held in a common place at a common time. This model facilitates communication among researchers in different fields of computer science, computer engineering, and applied computing. The Congress also encourages multi-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary research initiatives; i.e., facilitating increased opportunities for cross-fertilization across sub-disciplines.
The Congress is composed of a number of tracks (joint-conferences, tutorials, sessions, workshops, poster and panel discussions); all will be held simultaneously, same location and dates: July 17-20, 2017. For the complete list of joint conferences, Click Here.
In its recent events, the congress had attracted speakers/authors affiliated with over 180 different universities (including many from the top 50 ranked institutions), many major IT corporations (including, Microsoft, Google, SAP, Oracle, Amazon, Yahoo, Samsung, IBM, Ebay, GE, Siemens, and others), government research agencies (NSF, NIH, DoE, AirForce, ...), and national laboratories (including, NASA, ANL, LLNL, Sandia, ORNL, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Los Alamos National Lab, ...), representatives of investors and venture capitalists as well as teams of Intellectual Property attorneys. We anticipate having between 1,000 and 2,000 participants for the 2017 Congress.
You are invited to submit a paper for consideration. All accepted papers will be published in printed conference books (ISBN), imprinted by the American Council on Science and Education, and distributed/published by CSREA (Computer Science Research, Education, and Applications Press). The proceedings will also be made available online. The books will be indexed in science databases, including EBSCO (www.ebsco.com), one of the largest subject index systems, and others. ACM Digital Library is also including the titles into its database as well as ProQuest indexing database and others. In addition, like prior years, extended versions of selected papers (about 40%) will appear in journals and edited research books (publishers include: Springer, Elsevier, BMC, and others). Each book in each series will be subject to Elsevier and Springer science indexing products (which includes: Scopus, www.info.scopus.com; SCI Compendex, Engineering Village, www.ei.org; EMBASE, www.info.embase.com; and others).