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International Journal of Innovation and Regional Development
International Journal of Innovation and Regional Development


Special Issue on: "Information and Communication Technologies Research and Applications in South East Europe"

Guest Editors:
Prof. Christos Douligeris, University of Piraeus, Greece
Ass. Prof. Cleo Sgouropoulou, Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Greece
Ass. Prof. Christos K. Georgiadis, University of Macedonia, Greece

This special issue aspires to provide a forum to disseminate recent progress in innovative research in the region of South East Europe, relating to the multifaceted aspects of computer science and applications of ICT in real world problems in science, technology, business, commerce and education.

Theoretical and methodological aspects and practical and experimental papers reporting novel research are welcome, as well as high quality survey papers.

The issue is open to original contributions from academics, researchers, practitioners, scientists and engineers who are involved in all computer science topics (including informatics, computer engineering, telecommunications and information systems) and in systems design development and application.

Subject Coverage
Suitable topics include but are not limited to:

  • Algorithms and data structures
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Bioinformatics
  • Business intelligence
  • Communication and information Systems security
  • Computational science
  • Computer and communication networks
  • CRM and ERP systems
  • Cultural and museum information Systems
  • Databases
  • Data mining
  • Digital libraries
  • eCommerce, eBusiness, eGovernment, eHealth
  • Education technologies
  • Graphics, visualization
  • Multimedia and virtual reality
  • Grid, cluster and P2P computing
  • Hardware and architecture
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Image and video processing
  • Information retrieval
  • Information society: legal and regulatory issues
  • Information systems
  • Information theory
  • Knowledge-based systems
  • Numerical and scientific computation
  • Open source software
  • Operating systems
  • Parallel and distributed systems
  • Privacy-enhancing technologies
  • Programming languages
  • Sensor networks
  • Signal processing
  • Software engineering
  • Telecommunication systems and policies
  • Wearable computing
  • Wireless and mobile computing
  • Green ICT and supply chains
  • Collaborative and intelligent systems of innovation, virtual innovation environments
  • e-technology adoption and semantic web services
  • Smart cities

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written and if appropriate written permissions have been obtained from any copyright holders of the original paper).

All papers are refereed through a peer review process.

All papers must be submitted online. To submit a paper, please read our Submitting articles page.

Important Dates

Deadline for submissions: 1 February, 2014