RCIS'08   Research Challenges in Information Science - 2008
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List of topics and subtopics

The sub-topics list is not exhaustive. Papers may address one or more of the listed sub-topics, although authors should not feel limited by them. Unlisted but related sub-topics are also acceptable, provided they fit in one of the conference main topics.

1.01Coupling and Integrating Heterogeneous Data Sources
1.02Distributed Database Applications
1.03Object-Oriented Database Systems
1.04Database Security and Transaction Support
1.05Data Warehouses
1.06Multimedia Database Applications
2Information Systems
2.01Software Engineering
2.02Formal Methods in Software Engineering
2.03Empirical Software Engineering and Metrics
2.04Model Driven Development
2.05Object-Oriented Modelling and Development
2.06Systems Engineering Methodologies
2.07Information Engineering Methodologies
2.08Requirements Analysis
2.09Modelling Formalisms, Languages, and Notations
2.10CASE Tools for System Development
2.11Modelling Concepts and Information Integration Tools
2.12Security, Freedom and Privacy
2.13Geographical Information Systems Component-Based Development
2.14Software Architecture, Design and Frameworks
2.15Software Engineering for Concurrent and Distributed Systems
2.16Software Quality
2.17Software Verification, Validation and Inspection
3WEB Systems
3.01Web Databases
3.02B2B and B2C Applications
3.03Process Design and Organisational Issues in e-Commerce
3.04E-Learning and e-Teaching
3.05Intranet and Extranet Business Applications
3.06Agents for Internet Computing
3.07Web Information Agents
3.08Case studies on Electronic Commerce
3.09Public sector applications of e-Commerce
3.10Interactive and Multimedia Web Applications
3.11Network Implementation Choices
3.12Object Orientation in Internet and Distributed Computing
3.13Internet and Collaborative Computing
3.14Semantic Web Technologies
3.15XML Technologies
4Business Process Modelling, Analysis and Design
4.01Tools and Technologies for Business Process Specification, verification and validation
4.02Process improvement tools
4.03Business process support systems
4.04BPM and IS integration
4.05BPM and Workflow Management Systems Business Processes Re-engineering
4.06Business Processes optimization
5Intelligent Agents
5.01Industrial Applications of Artificial Intelligence
5.02Strategic Decision Support Systems
5.03Natural Language Interfaces to Intelligent Systems
5.04Coordination in Multi-Agent Systems
5.05Intelligent Social Agents and Distributed Artificial Intelligence Applications
5.06Intelligent Information Systems
5.07Agent Oriented Modelling and Development
6Knowledge Management
6.01Knowledge-based Systems Engineering
6.02Business intelligence
6.03Knowledge/Expertise capture
6.04Knowledge discovery in databases
6.05Data and knowledge sharing
7.01Ontology elicitation from databases
7.02Ontologies for Automated query and reporting systems
7.03Ontologies for Semi-structured Data
7.04Ontologies and Semantic Annotations
7.05Ontologies for searching Document Databases
7.06Ontologies for Semantic Interoperability
7.07Data mining techniques using ontologies
7.08Data mining techniques for enrichment of ontologies
7.09Interpretation and Validation of mined knowledge
7.10Data Filtering, Cleansing, and Summarization using ontologies
7.11Data and ontology integration, merge, alignment, fusion
7.12Applications, Evaluations, and Experiences in Geographic IS, Scientific Databases, Bioinformatics, Web-based IS
7.13Ontology-driven Information Systems
8Knowledge Discovery from Data
8.01Data Analysis, Prediction and Model Identification
8.02Data Fusion and Mining
8.03Knowledge Discovery
8.04Clustering and Classification Decision Making and Information Retrieval
8.05Case-Based Reasoning
8.06Decision Analysis
8.07Intelligent Databases & Information Retrieval
8.08Dynamic Systems Modelling
8.09Decision Support Systems
8.10Multi-criteria Decision Making
8.11Qualitative and Approximate Reasoning


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