Autumn Highlights 2017
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Inderscience is pleased to announce that the following new journal title has been registered, with publication planned for 2018:



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Idil Atak and Vanessa C. Wachuku
Editor in Chief and Assistant Editor, International Journal of Migration and Border Studies


Migration is an integral part of the history of civilization. As one of the main manifestations of globalization, the phenomenon involves some 244 million international migrants and is closely connected with policy areas such as development, security and, most importantly, human rights. Today there is general recognition of the importance of addressing international migration through a comprehensive and balanced approach... More

The substantial Information Systems and Technology Collection currently contains 80 journals. They range from very well-established general titles such as the International Journal of Information Technology and Management through the e- topics (e-business, e-finance, e-government, e-healthcare, etc.) to developments of recent import such as big data intelligence. Specific areas of information systems/technology coverage include coding theory, security, privacy, trust, quality, convergence, change management and much more, with the breadth of the collection reflecting the pervasiveness of ICT today.


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Inderscience regularly publishes calls for papers for special issues of its journals; here are some of the latest calls whose submission deadlines are coming up in the next few months, arranged by submission date within each topic section:


Call for Papers Journal Titles Deadlines
Computing, Mathematics and Communications
Applications of Computer and Engineering Technology in Enabling Technologies and Industrial Case StudiesInt. J. of Computer Aided Engineering and Technology15-Nov
Information-Centric Networking Technologies and ApplicationsInt. J. of Internet Technology and Secured Transactions30-Nov
Modelling and Simulation of Chaotic ProcessesInt. J. of Simulation and Process Modelling30-Nov
Multimedia Information Security Solutions on Social NetworksInt. J. of Information and Computer Security30-Nov
Randomised Heuristics for Communication NetworksInt. J. of Metaheuristics30-Nov
Artificial Intelligence Facilities Smart Cities DevelopmentInt. J. of Bio-Inspired Computation15-Dec
Recent Trends and Developments of Computer Vision and Image ProcessingInt. J. of Computer Aided Engineering and Technology20-Dec
Applications of Hybrid Bio Inspired AlgorithmsInt. J. of Computational Intelligence Studies7-Jan
Intelligent Solutions to Computer Network Problems through Modern HeuristicsInt. J. of Intelligent Systems Design and Computing10-Jan
Soft Computing Approaches in Wireless Networks with IoT and Medical Health Care System (SI-SWNMS)Int. J. of Computational Systems Engineering30-Jan
Technological Innovation in SDN/NFV, Cloud Computing and Big DataInt. J. of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems30-Jan
Economics and Finance
Shipping and Port Economics and Policy In Memory of Richard GossInt. J. of Shipping and Transport Logistics15-Dec
Education, Knowledge and Learning
Advances in Engineering EducationInt. J. of Higher Education and Sustainability31-Dec
Healthcare and Biosciences
Bioscience and Computational MethodsInt. J. of Biomedical Engineering and Technology25-Nov
Health Engineering and InformaticsInt. J. of Medical Engineering and Informatics15-Jan
Equity in Health and Health CareInt. J. of Society Systems Science31-Jan
Management and Business
Economic Growth and Sustainable DevelopmentInt. J. of Business and Globalisation15-Nov
Innovation and Public Sector Management: Taking part in the Agenda for Sustainable DevelopmentInt. J. of Public Sector Performance Management30-Nov
Sports Marketing Agenda RevisitedInt. J. of Sport Management and Marketing30-Nov
Emerging Research Issues in the Field of Frugal InnovationInt. J. of Technology Management15-Dec
Environmental Management Systems and Green Intellectual Capital PracticesInt. J. of Business and Systems Research15-Dec
Internationalisation of Emerging Market Firms: Comparative Frameworks and AnalysisInt. J. of Comparative Management15-Dec
Innovation in Latin AmericaInt. J. of Transitions and Innovation Systems30-Dec
Next Generation of Research in the Field of Supply Chain RelocationJournal of Supply Chain Relocation31-Dec
Supply Chain Relocation Studies from a Brazilian PerspectiveJournal of Supply Chain Relocation31-Dec
Systematic Literature Reviews in the Field of Supply Chain RelocationJournal of Supply Chain Relocation31-Dec
Applications of Information Management and System EngineeringInt. J. of Product Development9-Jan
Firm Governance and Risk ManagementInt. J. of Management and Enterprise Development10-Jan
Networks and Governance in Changing Business EcosystemsInt. J. of Globalisation and Small Business15-Jan
Connecting the Dots between Management and Governance: A Comparative Corporate Governance MechanismInt. J. of Comparative Management20-Jan
Lean, Agile, Resilient and Green Supply Chain ManagementInt. J. of Advanced Operations Management30-Jan
Managing Hospitality and Tourism Organisations: Innovation, Creativity and EnterpriseInt. J. of Management Practice31-Jan
The Information, Innovation and Value Chain Nexus: Methods and Policy AnalysisInt. J. of Transitions and Innovation Systems31-Jan
Science, Engineering and Technology
Advances in Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing SystemsInt. J. of Mechatronics and Manufacturing Systems1-Nov
Cyber Manufacturing - Emerging Frontiers in Sensing, Modelling and ControlInt. J. of Rapid Manufacturing15-Nov
3D Printing and Additive ManufacturingInt. J. of Materials and Product Technology30-Nov
Transformative technologies and the design of next generation supply networksInt. J. of Technology Management1-Dec
Waterborne Transport Information and SafetyInt. J. of Shipping and Transport Logistics1-Dec
Pervasive Participation - New Horizons for Technology-Mediated Citizen InvolvementInt. J. of Electronic Governance15-Dec
Applications of Intelligent Control and Nonlinear DynamicsInt. J. of Process Systems Engineering30-Dec
Advances in Materials FormingInt. J. of Materials Engineering Innovation31-Dec
Developments in Tribology of Composite MaterialsInt. J. of Surface Science and Engineering31-Dec
Progress in Machining for Industry 4.0Int. J. of Machining and Machinability of Materials31-Dec
Applications in Space Robotics, Satellite Systems and CommunicationsInt. J. of Space Science and Engineering10-Jan
Society and Leisure
Niche Tourism and Residents' Well-being in Island DestinationsInt. J. of Tourism Anthropology20-Dec


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For details of some 20 further calls for papers with later deadlines, visit our calls for papers page.

International Journal of Internet Technology and Secured Transactions Announces Best Paper Awards


Dr. Jong-Hyouk Lee, Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Internet Technology and Secured Transactions, has announced that the following paper will receive the 2016 Best Paper Award: "A quantum-inspired evolutionary clustering algorithm for the lifetime problem of wireless sensor network", by Chun-Wei Tsai, Chun-Ting Kang, Kai-Cheng Hu and Ming-Chao Chiang. This and other papers from the same issue are now freely available as part of the journal's sample issue.


Abstracting and Indexing


The following journals have been accepted by and will be indexed in Elsevier's Scopus database, and will be listed on Scopus's database in due course:


International Journal of Business Environment

International Journal of Sustainable Economy

International Journal of Technology Marketing


The International Journal of Sustainable Aviation has been accepted by and added to Clarivate Analytics' (formerly Thomson Reuters) Emerging Sources Citations Index, and is now included in the ESCI journals list.


Editorial Appointments


New editors have been appointed as follows:


Prof. Ilan Alon to the European Journal of International Management.

Associate Prof. Sanghyuk Lee to the International Journal of Adaptive and Innovative Systems.

Dr. Wissam Abdallah to the International Journal of Behavioural Accounting and Finance.

Prof. Yen-Wei Chen to the International Journal of Computers in Healthcare.

Dr. Jialing Zhang to the International Journal of Functional Informatics and Personalised Medicine.

Prof. Hong Hao to the International Journal of Lifecycle Performance Engineering.

Prof. Abderrahim Benslimane to the International Journal of Multimedia Intelligence and Security.

Dr. Wolf-Georg Schärf to the International Journal of Nuclear Law.


Issue Increases


From 2018 the following journals will increase the frequency of their annual issues as shown:


The International Journal of Economic Policy in Emerging Economies from 4 to 6.

The International Journal of Entrepreneurial Venturing from 4 to 6.

The International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking from 6 to 8.

The International Journal of Intelligent Engineering Informatics from 4 to 6.

The International Journal of Monetary Economics and Finance from 4 to 6.

The International Journal of Networking and Virtual Organisations from 4 to 8.

Inderscience is pleased to have its journals associated with the events listed below as a media partner. Click on any banner for further information. For a complete list of events - including those associated through the publication of invited, extended papers - please visit our Events page.


Computing, Mathematics and Communications
Energy and Environment
Healthcare and Biosciences
Management and Business
Risk, Safety and Emergency Management
Science, Engineering and Technology


The following articles were selected for their wider appeal to a more general audience and most have been featured in the scientific and business press as well as the international media:


Computing, Mathematics and Communications
Human age classification via face images: a survey
Taking the weather with you: user acceptance, trust and value of weather apps on smartphones
Healthcare and Biosciences
Challenges in managing the risks of chronic wasting disease
Management and Business
Learning to cope with stressful organisational change
Propagation of user-generated content online
Public Policy and Administration
Behind a veil of obscurity - anonymity, encryption, free speech and privacy
Sharing is caring vs. stealing is wrong: a moral argument for limiting copyright protection

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