Monday, June 15, 2009

They say: "** apologies for cross-postings ** This does imply one more bogus conference

** apologies for cross-postings **

-- CALL FOR PAPERS - Deadline for submissions: 26 June 2009 --

IADIS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE WWW/INTERNET 2009

BOGUS CONFERENCE. TARGET FOR POTENTIAL FAKE PAPERS' CREATORS
IF YOU WANT TO TEST YOUR ABILITIES SEND THEM FAKE PAPERS
THEY WILL ACCEPT ALL OF THEM

Rome, Italy, 19 - 22 November 2009

(http://www.internet-conf.org/)

* Keynote Speaker (confirmed):

Daniel Schwabe, Professor, Department of Informatics, Catholic University in Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Brazil


BOGUS CONFERENCES OF IADIS.

TARGET FOR POTENTIAL FAKE PAPERS' CREATORS
IF YOU WANT TO TEST YOUR ABILITIES SEND THEM FAKE PAPERS
THEY WILL ACCEPT ALL OF THEM




* Conference background and goals

The IADIS WWW/Internet 2009 conference aims to address the main issues of concern within WWW/Internet. WWW and Internet had a huge development in recent years. Aspects of concern are no longer just technical anymore but other aspects have aroused. This conference aims to cover both technological as well as non-technological issues related to these developments. Main tracks have been identified (see below). However innovative contributes that don’t fit into these areas will also be considered since they might be of benefit to conference attendees.

* Format of the Conference

The conference will comprise of invited talks and oral presentations. The proceedings of the conference will be published in the form of a book and CD-ROM with ISBN, and will be available also in the IADIS Digital Library (http://www.iadis.net/dl). The best paper authors will be invited to publish extended versions of their papers in the IADIS International Journal on WWW/Internet (ISSN: 1645-7641) and also in other selected Journals.

* Types of submissions

Full and Short Papers, Reflection Papers, Posters/Demonstrations, Tutorials, Panels and Doctoral Consortium. All submissions are subject to a blind refereeing process.

* Topics related to WWW/Internet are of interest. These include, but are not limited to the following areas:

Web 2.0

- Collaborative Systems

- Social Networks

- Folksonomies

- Enterprise Wikis and Blogging

- Mashups and Web Programming

- Tagging and User Rating Systems

- Citizen Journalism

Semantic Web and XML

- Semantic Web Architectures

- Semantic Web Middleware

- Semantic Web Services

- Semantic Web Agents

- Ontologies

- Applications of Semantic Web

- Semantic Web Data Management

- Information Retrieval in Semantic Web

Applications and Uses

- e-Learning

- e-Commerce / e-Business

- e-Government

- e-Health

- e-Procurement

- e-Society

- Digital Libraries

- Web Services/SaaS

- Application Interoperability

- Web-based multimedia technologies

Services, Architectures and Web Development

- Wireless Web

- Mobile Web

- Cloud/Grid Computing

- Web Metrics

- Web Standards

- Internet Architectures

- Network Algorithms

- Network Architectures

- Network Computing

- Network Management

- Network Performance

- Content Delivery Technologies

- Protocols and Standards

- Traffic Models

Research Issues

- Web Science

- Digital Rights Management

- Bioinformatics

- Human Computer Interaction and Usability

- Web Security and Privacy

- Online Trust and Reputation Systems

- Data Mining

- Information Retrieval

- Search Engine Optimization

* Important Dates:

- Submission Deadline - 26 June 2009

- Notification to Authors - 24 July 2009

- Final Camera-Ready Submission and Early Registration - Until 4 September 2009

- Late Registration - After 4 September 2009

- Conference: Rome, Italy, 19 to 22 November 2009

* Conference Location

The conference will be held in Rome, Italy.

* Secretariat

IADIS Secretariat - IADIS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE WWW/INTERNET 2009

Rua Sao Sebastiao da Pedreira, 100, 3

1050-209 Lisbon, Portugal

E-mail: secretariat@internet-conf.org

Web site: http://www.internet-conf.org/

* Program Committee

Program Co-Chairs

Bebo White, Stanford University, USA

Miguel Baptista Nunes, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Conference Chair

Pedro Isaías, Universidade Aberta (Portuguese Open University), Portugal

Committee Members: *

* for committee list please refer to http://www.internet-conf.org/committees.asp

* Co-located events

Please also check the co-located events Applied Computing 2009 (http://www.computing-conf.org/) - 19-21 November 2009 and CELDA 2009 (http://www.celda-conf.org/) - 20-22 November 2009

* Registered participants in the WWW/Internet conference may attend the Applied Computing and CELDA conferences’ sessions free of charge.





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TARGET FOR POTENTIAL FAKE PAPERS' CREATORS
IF YOU WANT TO TEST YOUR ABILITIES SEND THEM FAKE PAPERS
THEY WILL ACCEPT ALL OF THEM



Thursday, June 4, 2009

discovered that in May of 2009 also two new outbreaks of fake papers appeared in IEEE

Many people protest for the bogus papers in IEEE

http://danushka-menikkumbura.blogspot.com/2008/12/software-generated-paper-accepted-at.html

They say: I discovered that in May of 2009 also two new outbreaks of fake papers appeared in IEEE: Please take careful note of the information below about this IEEE Computational Complexity conference It is another FAKE IEEE conference (fake IEEE spamference) this time on Computational Complexity. The organizers are academic criminals. Do NOT send these criminals any money. Please send this warning on to your networks. Many young people have been defrauded lately - and we must work together to defeat such efforts. Use extreme caution when applying for conferences advertised by organizations unknown to you. What a Shame for the IEEE Computational Complexity Conference! two new bogus papers have been accepted in the http://facweb.cs.depaul.edu/jrogers/complexity/accepted.html

Extractors for varieties ??????????by Zeev Dvir !!! and

Extractors for Low-Weight Affine Sources ???????

byAnup Rao These 2 papers are absolutely fake papers.

What a Shame for the IEEE Computational Complexity Spamference!

http://danushka-menikkumbura.blogspot.com/2008/12/software-generated-paper-accepted-at.html


-------------------------------------------IADIS Series of FAKE CONFERENCES ----------

The IADIS is proud to announce you one more bogus conference:
This is the email that we received:

Apologies for cross-postings. Please send to interested colleagues and students

-- CALL FOR PAPERS - Deadline for submissions (1st call extension): 4 December 2009 --


IADIS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE E-SOCIETY 2010
March 18-21, 2010 – Porto, Portugal
(http://www.esociety-conf.org/)

* Keynote Speaker (confirmed):
Christina Preston, MirandaNet Founder, UK

* Conference Background and Goals
The IADIS e-Society 2010 conference aims to address the main issues of concern within the Information Society. This conference covers both the technical as well as the non-technical aspects of the Information Society. Broad areas of interest are eSociety and Digital Divide, eBusiness / eCommerce, eLearning, New Media and E-Society, Digital Services in eESociety, eGovernment /eGovernance, eHealth, Information Systems, and Information Management. These broad areas are divided into more detailed areas (see below). However innovative contributes that don't fit into these areas will also be considered since they might be of benefit to conference attendees.

* Format of the Conference
The conference will comprise of invited talks and oral presentations. The proceedings of the conference will be published in the form of a book and CD-ROM with ISBN, and will be available also in the IADIS Digital Library (online accessible). The best paper authors will be invited to publish extended versions of their papers in the IADIS Journal on WWW/Internet (ISSN: 1645-7641) and other selected Journals.

* Types of submissions
Full and Short Papers, Reflection Papers, Posters/Demonstrations, Tutorials, Panels and Doctoral Consortium. All submissions are subject to a blind refereeing process.

* Topics related to the Information Society are of interest. These include, but are not limited to the following areas and topics:

«« eSociety and Digital Divide »»
Connectivity may imply social coherence and integration. The opposite may result as well, when systematic measures are taken to exclude certain individuals or certain groups. Papers are welcomed on the next keywords:
• Social Integration
• Social Bookmarking
• Social Software
• E-Democracy
• Social Integration

«« eBusiness / eCommerce »»
May include issues relating to:
• Business Ontologies and Models
• Digital Goods and Services
• eBusiness Models
• eCommerce Application Fields
• eCommerce Economics
• eCommerce Services
• Electronic Service Delivery
• eMarketing
• Languages for Describing Goods and Services
• Online Auctions and Technologies
• Virtual Organisations and Teleworking

«« eLearning »»
May include issues relating to:
• Collaborative Learning
• Curriculum Content Design & Development
• Delivery Systems and Environments
• Educational Systems Design
. E-Citizenship and Inclusion
• eLearning Organisational Issues
• Evaluation and Assessment
. Political and Social Aspects
• Virtual Learning Environments and Issues
• Web-based Learning Communities

«« New Media and E-Society »»
May include issues relating to:
• Digitization, heterogeneity and convergence
• Interactivity and virtuality
• Citizenship, regulation and heterarchy
• Innovation, identity and the global village syndrome
• Internet Cultures and new interpretations of “Space”
• Polity and the Digitally Suppressed

«« Digital Services in E-Society »»
May include issues relating to:
• Service Broadcasting
• Political Reporting
• Development of Digital Services
• Freedom of Expression
• E-Journalism
• Open Access

«« eGovernment /eGovernance »»
May include issues relating to:
• Accessibility
• Democracy and the Citizen
• Digital Economies
• Digital Regions
• eAdministration
• eGovernment Management
• eProcurement
• Global Trends
• National and International Economies
• Social Inclusion

«« eHealth »»
May include issues relating to:
• Data Security Issues
• eHealth Policy and Practice
• eHealthcare Strategies and Provision
• Legal Issues
• Medical Research Ethics
• Patient Privacy and Confidentiality

«« Information Systems »»
May include issues relating to:
• Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
• Intelligent Agents
• Intelligent Systems
• IS Security Issues
• Mobile Applications
• Multimedia Applications
• Payment Systems
• Protocols and Standards
• Software Requirements and IS Architectures
• Storage Issues
• Strategies and Tendencies
• System Architectures
• Telework Technologies
• Ubiquitous Computing
• Virtual Reality
• Wireless Communications

«« Information Management »»
May include issues relating to:
• Computer-Mediated Communication
• Content Development
• Cyber law and Intellectual Property
• Data Mining
• ePublishing and Digital Libraries
• Human Computer Interaction
• Information Search and Retrieval
• Knowledge Management
• Policy Issues
• Privacy Issues
• Social and Organizational Aspects
• Virtual Communities
• XML and Other Extensible Languages


* Important Dates:
- Submission deadline (1st call extension): 4 December 2009
- Notification to Authors (1st call extension): 6 January 2010
- Final Camera-Ready Submission and Early Registration (1st call extension): Until 27 January 2010
- Late Registration (1st call extension): After 27 January 2010
- Conference: Porto, Portugal, 18 to 21 March 2010


* Conference Location
The conference will be held in Porto, Portugal.

* Secretariat
IADIS Secretariat - IADIS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE E-SOCIETY 2010
Rua Sao Sebastiao da Pedreira, 100, 3
1050-209 Lisbon, Portugal
E-mail: secretariat@esociety-conf.org/
Web site: http://www.esociety-conf.org/

* Program Committee

Program Chair
Piet Kommers, University of Twente, The Netherlands

Conference Chair
Pedro Isaías, Universidade Aberta (Portuguese Open University), Portugal

Committee Members:*
* for committee list please refer to http://www.esociety-conf.org/committees.asp

* Co-located events
Please also check the co-located events:
Information Systems 2010 (http://www.is-conf.org/) - 18-20 March 2010
Mobile Learning 2010 (http://www.mlearning-conf.org/) - 19-21 March 2010

* Registered participants in the e-Society conference may attend Information Systems and Mobile Learning conferences’ sessions free of charge.