SIMBig 2014

Call for Papers

Submission is now open!:
Go to and follow instructions.

All submissions will be reviewed by at least three programme committee members. The submissions will be judged on originality, relevance, technical quality and presentation.

SIMBig is the first symposium on Information Management and Big Data for the presentation of new research results and for the demonstration of new systems and techniques in the broad field of computer science.

On behalf of the Scientific Program Committee, we have great pleasure in inviting you to submit one or more papers (for oral or poster presentation) in accordance with the instructions that are provided in Paper Submission Guidelines

We would like to thank you in advance for your scientific contribution to the 1st SIMBig and look forward to having the opportunity to showcase and disseminate your research.

Important Dates

  • Paper Submission Deadline: June 30th  July 11th
  • Notification of Acceptance: July 31th  August 5th
  • Final Paper Submission Deadline: August 15th

Scope and Topics

Authors are invited to submit original and innovative papers that break new ground, present insightful results based on your experience in Data Management and Big Data. SIMBig2014 has a broad scope, and specific topics of interest include (but are not limited to):

  • Entity identification and normalization for a broad range of semantic categories
  • Extraction of complex relations
  • Discourse analysis
  • Anaphora resolution
  • Text mining
  • Summarization
  • Decision Support Systems
  • Data warehousing
  • Information management
  • Business intelligence
  • Data integration
  • Change Detection
  • Health care
  • Data management
  • Semi-structured and Unstructured Data
  • Unstructured data/Content management
  • Data modelling
  • Data quality
  • Big Data
  • Text Analytics
  • Cloud computing
  • Statistics Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Mobility
  • Information visualization
  • Data mining
  • OLAP and MDA Models
  • Data governance
  • Data Structures and Data Management Algorithms
  • Organizational Concepts and Best Practices
  • Outsourcing
  • Social media/Collaboration
  • Spatiotemporal data
  • Information Services and Resources
  • Information Economics
  • Information Dynamics
  • Open Data
  • Strategic uses of information systems
  • Information technology management

Paper Submission Guidelines

  • Papers should be submitted through the SIMBig 2014 online submission system, which is also the online review system for the conference.
  • The long paper length should be between 5 to 10 pages (including references and figures)
  • Follow the instructions in Word document and Latex templates (ACL templates)
LaTeX MS Word
acl2014.sty acl2014.pdf

Further Information

For further information, please contact the Conference Office: