The 4th IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2015)

Call for Papers of Social Networks and Big Data Symposium

November 2-4, 2015

Shenzhen, China

Scope and Topics of Interest

We have witnessed the dramatic increase of the use of information technology in every aspect of our lives. It also opens new interesting topics. For example, user Interactions in online social networks in principle provide a wealth of data to analyze so we can understand many aspects of the societal changes. The Social Networks and Big Data Symposium offers a timely venue for researchers and industry partners to present and discuss their latest results in the fields of Social Networks and Big Data. The Social Networks and Big Data Symposium solicits original contributions in, but not limited to, the following typical areas:

  • Social networks modeling, analysis, and management
  • Social networks technology and applications
  • Visualization of social networks
  • Mathematical modelling of social spreading processes
  • Mobile social network
  • Corpora and collections of Big Data
  • Networking for Big Data
  • Security and privacy in social networks
  • Security and privacy in Big Data
  • Social network forensics
  • Digital forensics in Big Data

Submission Guidelines

Prospective authors are invited to submit original technical papers by the deadline of 1st June 2015 for publication in the IEEE/CIC ICCC 2015 Conference Proceedings and for presentation at the conference. Submissions will be accepted through EDAS.

All submissions must be written in English and be at most six (6) printed pages in length, including figures.

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Symposium Co-Chairs

  • Xiaodong Lin, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada
  • Shui Yu, Deakin University, Australia

Important Dates

Workshop & Tutorial Proposal May 15, 2015
Paper Submission June 30, 2015
Notification September 1, 2015
Camera-Ready October 8, 2015