The 2nd IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Smart Computing (BigComp 2015)

February 9-11, 2015

Jeju Island, Korea

Call for Papers

In recent years, big data and smart computing have drawn much attention and interest in many disciplines including computer science, information technology, and social sciences. 2015 International Conference on Big Data and Smart Computing (BigComp 2015) provides an international forum for exchanging ideas and information on current issues, challenges, research results, system developments, and practical experiences in these emerging fields. BigComp 2015 invites authors to submit original research papers and new work-in-progress reports in any aspect of big data and smart computing. Accepted papers will be published in the proceedings with an assigned ISBN number and submitted to IEEE Xplore, SCOPUS, and EI Compendex.

Related Topics

The topics of interest for BigComp2014 include (but are not limited to):

  • Techniques and models for big data
  • Algorithms and systems for big data
  • Machine learning and AI for big data
  • Databases and data mining for big data
  • Graph mining and opinion mining
  • Web search and information retrieval
  • Bioinformatics data management
  • Infrastructure and platform for smart computing
  • Models and tools for smart computing
  • Mobile smartphone applications
  • Big data analytics and social media
  • Parallel and distributed computing for big data
  • Hardware/software infrastructure for big data
  • Security and privacy for big data
  • Image/multimedia data management
  • Cloud and grid computing
  • Mobile communication and networks
  • Smart devices and hardware
  • Smart location-based services
  • Mobile software and data science
  • Big data and smart computing Applications (health care, medicine, finance, business, law, education, transportation, telecommunication, science, engineering, ecosystem, etc.)


Papers should be submitted as PDF files through EasyChair, http://www.easychair, which must be formatted according to IEEE two-column format for conference proceedings. The direct link for paper submission is Papers can be submitted as either regular or short papers. Regular papers are limited to 8 pages and short papers limited to 4 pages. Details about the submission process including formatting instructions are at the conference website,

Journal Publication

Selected papers will be invited for publication in the following journal after further revision and extension :
  • World Wide Web Journal (SCIE, IF=1.623)
  • Applied Mathematics & Information Sciences Journal (SCOPUS, IF=1.232)


Best Paper Awards will be conferred at the conference to the authors of selected outstanding papers.

Keynote speeches

BigComp2015 will deliver two gorgeous keynote speeches on big data management issues topics by the outstanding scholars:
  • Prof. Amr El Abbadi, Univ. of California at Santa Babara, USA (Title: Mind your Ps and Vs: A Perspective on the Challenges of Big Data Management and Privacy Concerns)
  • Prof. Qiang Yang, Huawei Noah’s Ark Research Lab and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong (Title: User Modeling in Social Media and BIg Data)

Important Dates

Full Paper Submission Due October 10, 2014 (17:00pm PDT)
Acceptance Notification November 29, 2014
Camera-Ready Copies Due December 23, 2014