Call for Papers

ICDSST 2021

Topic: Decision Support Systems, Analytics and Technologies in response to Global Crisis Management

(Download CFP – ICDSST 2021 Call-for-Papers)

The EURO Working Group on Decision Support Systems invites you to participate in the ICDSST 2021 International Conference on Decision Support System Technology on Decision Support Systems, Analytics and Technologies in response to Global Crisis Management  in Loughborough, UK. The Conference will be hosted at the School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University, during the period of May 26th to May 28th, 2021.

The Organizing Committee of the ICDSST 2021 invites researchers, developers and specialists in the related areas of decision making, including its methodologies and technologies, as well as application oriented practitioners directed to the implementation of solutions for DSS challenges to submit their work to the ICDSST 2021.

All founding members of the EURO Working Group of Decision Support Systems and senior Collaborators from other DSS Communities are highly encouraged and invited to submit their contributions and participate in the conference.

Contributions: We encourage submissions addressing (among others) the suggested topics listed below. Authors are requested to submit  full papers, short papers or posters.

Full Papers:
Full papers should be 11-13 pages long using LNBIP template from Springer by following “Instructions for Authors”. The Latex version of the LNBIP template can be downloaded from here, while the MS Word version of the LNBIP template can be downloaded from here.

Short Papers:
Short papers should have up to 6 pages and should use the Short-Paper ICDSST 2021 Template (Linked here: ICDSST-2021-short-paper-template).

Posters:
Posters should use the Poster ICDSST 2021 Template, which is set up to yield a 70 cm x 100 cm vertical poster. (Template linked here: ICDSST2021-Poster-Template). Printing of Posters for exhibition on the Conference Hall, will be at the responsibility of their own authors.

Accepted submissions will either be published in the Springer LNBIP Book (long papers) or in the ICDSST 2021 Online Conference Proceedings (short papers and posters).

Submissions: All papers and posters should be submitted to the ICDSST 2021 via the following EasyChair account: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icdsst2021.

Deadlines for Submissions:

Submission of full papers: 30 November 2020
Notification of acceptance: 15 February 2021
Camera ready version: 28 February 2021

Submission of short papers: 1 March 2021
Notification of acceptance: 9 April 2021
Camera ready version: 20 April 2021

Submission of posters: 15 March 2021
Notification of acceptance: 9 April 2021
Camera ready version: 20 April 2021

Suggested Paper Topics (but not limited to):

  • Decision Support Systems: Advances and Future Trends
  • Multi-Attribute and Multi-Criteria Decision Making
  • Knowledge Management, Acquisition, Extraction, Visualisation and Decision Making
  • Multi-Actor Decision Making: Group and Negotiated Decision Making
  • Collaborative Decision Making and Decision Tools
  • Discursive and Collaborative Decision Support Systems
  • Mobile and Cloud Decision Support Systems
  • GIS and Spatial Decision Support Systems
  • Data Science. Data Mining, Text Mining, and Sentimental Analysis
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Imaging Science (Image Processing, Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition)
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Internet of Things
  • Social Network Analysis for Decision Making
  • Simulation Models and Systems, Regional Planning, Logistics and SCM
  • Business Intelligence, Enterprise Systems and Quantum Economy
  • Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Artificial Intelligence
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • New Methods and Technologies for Global Crisis Management
  • Analytics for Mitigating the Impact of Pandemics
  • Intelligent DSS for Crisis Prevention
  • Innovative Decision Making during Global Crises
  • New DSS Approaches for Post-Crisis Recovery of Economy
  • Decision Making in Modern Education
  • Decision Support Systems for Sports
  • General DSS Case Studies (Education, E-Government, Energy, Entrepreneurship, Environment, Healthcare, Industrial Diversification and Sustainability, Innovation, Logistics, Natural resources, etc.)


ICDSST 2021 Publications
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As in previous EWG-DSS ICDSST Conferences, accepted papers may be published through various means, including the conference proceedings, Springer book series – Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing (LNBIP), and Special Issues in DSS related journals, including the  International Journal of Decision Support System Technology (IJDSST), the official partner Journal of the ICDSST conferences, and another journal SI to be announced. Proceedings of the ICDSST 2021 on Decision Support Systems, Analytics and Technologies in response to Global Crisis Management (online Version containing all accepted papers, with an ISBN number) will be Guest Edited at Loughborough University. Details about the ICDSST2021 Publications and Guest-Editors will be updated in the Conference Homepage.

Link: https://icdsst2021.wordpress.com/call-for-papers/publications/.