2009 Systemics and Informatics World Network (SIWN 2009)


Leipzig, Germany, 23-25 March 2009


Co-located with SABRE 2009















The 2009 Infoscience, Infoengineering and Infotechnology Forum (Infosci 2009)


Leipzig, Germany, 23-25 March 2009



Call for Papers (PDF   TXT)


Infoscience, Infoengineering and Infotechnology are one of the most important scientific and technological advances of the 21st century. The Infosci 2009 Forum will be a unique and world first opportunity to exchange in-depth thoughts upon and to shape the future towards the foundations and fundamental problems of information processing, communications, knowledge, computation and problem solving, etc.


Important Dates


Monday 26 January 2009    Submission of manuscripts

31 January 2009        Notification of acceptance

15 February 2009      Camera-Ready Version (CRV) due


Submission & Publication

online submission Infosci 2009


Instructions on Manuscripts & Publication

Topics of particular interest include (but not limited to) the followings.


(1)  Infoscience


Information Processing


- action-perception loops
- adaptation and machine learning
- adaptive behavior and evolution
- artificial life, cellular automata, swarm intelligence, emergence
- bioelectronics, biomimetics
- bio-inspired robotics
- bio-morphic engineering
- brain informatics
- cognitive science
- collective robotics, robotic swarms
- complex adaptive networks/systems
- complex systems modeling and simulation
- complexity science
- embodied cognition, brain-body-environment interaction
- multi-agent systems, swarm intelligence
- nanoscience, nanotechnology
- neuroscience, brain science
- quantum information science
- self-assembly, self-organization and replication
- sensorimotor coordination
- social behavior, social interaction


Novel Computing


- amorphous computing

- autonomic computing

- bio-inspired computing

- cloud computing, Grid computing, global computing, utility computing

- cognitive computing,

- granular computing, rough sets

- molecular/cellular computer, DNA computing

- nanocomputing

- natural computing, evolutionary computation

- service-oriented architectures, service-oriented systems engineering

- unconventional computer architectures, parallel processing


(2) Infoengineering


Computers, Communications and Networks


- ambient intelligence, sentient computing

- autonomic communications, future communications

- communication engineering

- complex distributed systems

- computer engineering

- computer systems engineering

- future internet, internet of things

- information engineering

- MEMS, NEMS, context-aware embedded systems

- network and internet engineering

- networked embedded systems

- pervasive and trustworthy networks

- pervasive computing, ubiquitous computing

- wireless access networks

- 4G mobile communications


Software Engineering


- requirements engineering

- software design and methodology

- software evolution


(3) Informatics


Information Storage and Management


- data access and integration

- data mining and knowledge discovery

- distributed database / repositories

- information privacy, trust

- information retrieval

- information security, encryption

- information systems

- knowledge engineering

- ontology

- semantic webs, web services


Applied Informatics


- bioinformatics, systems biology, synthetic biology
- computer applications
- e-commerce
- e-government
- e-science technologies
- health informatics
- industrial informatics



Professor Rainer Unland

University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany



Professor Huaglory Tianfield

Glasgow Caledonian University, United Kingdom



Publicity Chairs


Dr Yun Fu

BBN Technologies, USA



Dr Xuelong Li

Birkbeck, University of London, UK



Dr Jialie Shen

Singapore Management University, Singapore