Call for Papers


We are delighted to invite you to participate in the 5th International Conference on Information Science and Cloud Computing (ISCC 2017) in Guangzhou, China during December 16-17, 2017. ISCC 2017 aims to provide a high-level international forum for scientists, engineers, and educators as well as industrial professionals from all over the world to present the state of the art of research and applications of information science and cloud computing. We are also committed to making ISCC 2017 a large-scale, high quality and influential international conference.

The multiple topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Information and Computational Science and Technology
  • Methodologies and Approaches for Information Systems Engineering
  • Management Information System
  • Performance Modeling and Analysis
  • Simulation, Modeling, Robotics
  • Innovative Database Technology and Data processing
  • Data Mining, Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery
  • Programming Languages
  • Scientific visualization
  • Computer Networks and Security
  • Ubiquitous Computing and Embedded Systems
  • Computational and Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer Architecture and Computer Aided Design
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Control Systems and Robotics
  • Fuzzy Logic and its Application
  • Fuzzy, ANN & Expert Approaches
  • Human-Machine Systems
  • Neural Networks
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Grid and Cluster Computing
  • Supercomputing and Cloud-Computing
  • Cloud Architectures & Provisions to Optimize Providers' Environments while Guaranteeing Clients' SLAs
  • Cloud Delivery Models, Models' Optimizations and Associated Architectural Changes
  • Cloud Security, Privacy and Compliance Challenges
  • Experiences with Existing Cloud Infrastructure, Services and Uses
  • Experiences on Clouds in various Vertical Sectors, where the Concept Worked/did not Work
  • Cloud Adaptability





Program Committee


Saeed Panahian Fard Universiti Sains Malaysia Malaysia
Aniruddha Bhattacharjya Amrita Vishwa VidyaPeetham (University) India
Chih-Hung Chang Hsiuping University of Science and Technology Taiwan
Byoungju Choi Ewha Womans University Korea
William Chu Tunghai University Taiwan
Junhua Ding East Carolina State University USA
Yuqing Guo Zhejiang University China
Natarajan Meghanathan Jackson State University USA
Zunlai Sheng Northeast Agricultural University China
Auri Vincenzi Universidade Federal de Goias Brazil
Chen Wang Huazhong University of Science and Technology China
Songwen Wang Tianjin Agricultural University China
Wenpeng Wang Qingdao University of Science China
Zhongcai Wu Hunan Institute of Science and Technology China
Xing Xing Bohai University China
Lijia Xu Sichuan Agricultural University China
Xiangzhong Xu The Academy of Armored Forces Engineering China
Xuefang Zhu Nanjing University China




The 5th International Conference on Information Science and Cloud Computing (ISCC 2017) will be held from December 16-17, 2017 in Guangzhou, China. The aim of ISCC 2017 is to provide a platform for researchers, engineers, and academicians, as well as industrial professionals, to present their research results and development activities in information science and cloud computing. It provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences, to establish business or research relations and to find global partners for future collaboration.


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to

  • Information and Computational Science and Technology
  • Methodologies and Approaches for Information Systems Engineering
  • Management Information System
  • Performance Modeling and Analysis
  • Simulation, Modeling, Robotics
  • Innovative Database Technology and Data processing
  • Data Mining, Data Warehousing and Knowledge Discovery
  • Programming Languages
  • Scientific visualization
  • Computer Networks and Security
  • Ubiquitous Computing and Embedded Systems
  • Computational and Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer Architecture and Computer Aided Design
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Control Systems and Robotics
  • Fuzzy Logic and its Application
  • Fuzzy, ANN & Expert Approaches
  • Human-Machine Systems
  • Neural Networks
  • Numerical Analysis
  • Grid and Cluster Computing
  • Supercomputing and Cloud-Computing
  • Cloud Architectures & Provisions to Optimize Providers' Environments while Guaranteeing Clients' SLAs
  • Cloud Delivery Models, Models' Optimizations and Associated Architectural Changes
  • Cloud Security, Privacy and Compliance Challenges
  • Experiences with Existing Cloud Infrastructure, Services and Uses
  • Experiences on Clouds in various Vertical Sectors, where the Concept Worked/did not Work
  • Cloud Adaptability




Organizing Committee


General Chair Xiang Xu HuaRuan School of software, Guangzhou University China
Program Chair Lang Li College of Computer Science and Technology, Hengyang Normal University China
Publicity Chair Fufang Li Guangzhou University China
Publication Chair Haijian Shao Southeast University China
Finance Chair Alex Yeung University of Texas at Dallas USA
Registration Chair Xiaobin Sun Yangzhou University China



Paper Submission


Submission

All papers should be submitted via the following E-mail: isccom@163.com


Official Language

The official language of this conference is English. Abstracts, papers and presentations should be fairly presented English.


Format and Template

All submissions must not be less than 6 pages, and can't exceed 7 pages in length. Otherwise, you have to pay for the additional pages. Authors can refer to the following guidelines to prepare their papers ISCC 2017 Template
Write your manuscript using the PoStemplate.odt skeleton file (the free software can be downloaded from the internet, for instance OpenOffice).


Review Policy

On submission, all papers undergo initial screening for suitability for the ISCC 2017 by the editors. Suitable papers will be sent to at least two independent referees chosen by the Editor-in-Chief, and the reports from the referees are then considered by the Editor-in-Chief, who will make the final decision.



Special Statement:


Since its establishment, the 5th International Conference on Information Science and Cloud Computing (ISCC 2017) has been dedicated to developing a high-level, high-standard, and high-quality platform for the scientists, engineers, educators and technicians in the fields of information science and cloud computing to further academic exchange. Considering that there is a wide-range of unqualified international academic conferences held in China, and some conferences have met difficulties in publication and retrieval because of the poor quality of the articles and the problems in procedural norms, the organizing committee of this conference is committed to ensuring the quality and norms of the conference and articles involved and to protecting the interests of participants and contributors. Thus, the organizing committee makes a special statement concerning contributions:

  1. All articles contributed to ISCC 2017 must be new articles which have not been published in any journals or publications, and the copyrights of the articles should not have been demised to any institution, organization or individual.


  2. Several kinds of articles will be refused by ISCC 2017: 1) Pseudo-articles which are incompetent in reasoning and devoid of any statistics, experiments or designs; 2) Plagiarized articles; 3) Articles translated by translation software; 4) Articles irrelevant to the theme and scope of this conference.


  3. ISCC 2017 takes a tough stance on plagiarism. All articles registered will be tested for plagiarism. Any article that fails to pass the plagiarism detection will be sent back to its writer and the writer will be charged for an inspection fee of RMB 500 yuan.


  4. ISCC 2017 earnestly requests article-contributors to scrupulously abide by academic ethics. ISCC 2015 also objects to repeated submission of one article and withdrawal of articles without reason. Any academic misbehavior concerning articles contributed will be reported to the contributor’s home institutions.


  5. To strengthen the supervision and examination of articles and to ensure quality, the administration team of ISCC 2017 will examine each article for five to ten workdays. Please be patient.






Conference Proceedings






Important Dates


October 20, 2017 Deadline of paper Submission
November 10, 2017 Deadline of paper Registration
December 16-17, 2017 Conference dates



Introduction to Guangzhou


Guangzhou is located in southern China in the middle of Guangdong Province, north of the Pearl River Delta. The city also lies close to the South China Sea, Hong Kong, and Macau. Because of its convenient geographical position, Guangzhou has been called "China's Southern Gateway". As the capital of Guangdong Province, Guangzhou is the center of its politics, economy, science, education. It is also southern China's key transportation hub and trading port.


Covering an area of 7,434.4 square kilometers, Guangzhou is home to more than 12 million people. It has direct jurisdiction over ten districts and two county-level cities. The ten districts include Yuexiu, Liwan, Haizhu, Tianhe, Baiyun, Huangpu, Huadu, Panyu, Nansha, Luogang, while the two county-level cities are Zengcheng and Conghua.


The annual average temperature in Guangzhou is 22.8 degrees centigrade, and average relative humidity is about 68%, while annual rainfall across the city's urban area is over 1,600 mm. Guangzhou lies right next to the Baiyun Mountain, which is called the "lung of the city". The Pearl River, China's third largest waterway, also runs through Guangzhou. The city's humid subtropical climate is greatly influenced by Asian monsoons. With year-round flowers and evergreen plants, Guangzhou has been affectionately called the "Flower City" since ancient times.


Lifeful Guangzhou is one of the first group of 24 historical cities announced by the State Council and China Top Tourist Cities. With over a 2,200-year history, Guangzhou is rich in antiquity, unique customs and deep cultural deposits.


Guangzhou is historically both the start of the Maritime Silk Road and the center of Lingnan Culture. It is also the cradle of Chinese modern revolution, and the foreland of China's reform and opening to the outside world. Guangzhou has been a renowned commercial center since ancient times and is now the economic hub of southern China. Chinese Import and Export Commodities Fair is widely regarded as being "The No.1 Exhibition in China" and remains a magnet for foreign investors.


An ancient but dynamic city, Guangzhou impresses visitors with both its vivid modern ambience and unique traditional Lingnan indigenous culture. Reflecting the unique charm of a multi-cultural metropolis, the city's cultural influences can be seen in all aspects of its social life. Specific examples include diet, lifestyle, architecture, commerce, language, music, art, customs and entertainment.



Baiyun mountain


Located in northeast of downtown Guangzhou, the Baiyun Mountain covers a total area of 20.98 square kilometers and is a national grade-AAAAA scenic area and the only national scenic area in Guangzhou. As a well-known mountain in south Guangdong province, the mountain has been given a title of “most beautiful mountain in Guangzhou??since ancient times. Its highest peak, Moxing Ridge, stands 382m above sea level.


Since the reform and opening up policy was carried out, some new fascinating scenic spots, e.g. Mingchun Valley, Guangzhou Forest of Steles, Nengren Temple, Yuntai Garden, Sculpture Park, and Peach Blossom Ravine, etc., have been put up. They shape up a colorful gallery of landscapes along with previous Moxing Ridge, Cloud of Dust, and No. 1 Peak in Guangzhou, etc. All of them are optimal destinations of tourists who go to Guangzhou.


Chen Clan Temple Church


Ancestral Temple is the Chinese Qing Dynasty ancestral architecture. Formerly known as Chen Clan Academy. In Guangdong Province,Guangzhou, Zhongshan Qi Road. The Temple is large-scale, ornate, the Guangdong region rich save more complete representation of the Qing Dynasty folk architecture. 1988 PRC State Council promulgated a national key cultural relics protection units. Chen Clan built before Guangxu fourteen years (1888), was built in two years Guangxu (1894), covers an area of 15,000 square meters. The main building is five three, nine six homes, building area of 6400 square meters. To the door, to attract Church and rear seat as the central axis , through Qingyun Lane, gallery, veranda, patio, by the size of the 19 buildings construction groups, each single building between both independent and interrelated.


Chen Family Temple Guangdong Folk Art Museum was listed as one of the eight Guangzhou, Guangdong is now the best-preserved and most ambitious plan, craft the most exquisite traditional architecture, set the culmination of Lingnan architecture. Among all the various Lingnan art treasures, amazing. 1996 was named "top ten tourism Guangzhou beauty" first. Was selected as the citizens of Guangzhou, Guangzhou, cultural card.


Guangzhou Tower


Canton Tower (Canton Tower), built in Guangzhou City , Jiangxi Road, Haizhu District, read from the Pearl River south bank of 125 m, with sea, sand island and the Pearl River New City across the river. Is one with sightseeing tourism based, with culture and entertainment, and the city features large windows urban infrastructure for 2010 held in Guangzhou 16th Asian Games to provide broadcast services. Guangzhou Tata main body 450 m (top sightseeing platform highest point 454 meters), the antenna mast 150 meters, with a total height of 600 meters, replacing Canada 's CN Tower became the world's third tallest TV tower , behind the United States North Dakota State KVLY TV tower (height of 628.8 meters, July 14, 1963 to commence August 13, 1963 completion), is now second only to the world's tallest self-standing tower - Japan Tokyo Sky Tree tower self-standing tower ( height of 634 meters, July 14, 2008 to commence February 29, 2012 completion), the world's second highest -standing tower , Guangzhou has become a new landmark . Guangzhou Tower was September 30, 2010 the official opening, on October 1 officially open ticket reception tourists.


Guangzhou Xiangjiang Wild Animal World


Guangzhou Changlong Wildlife World under one of the first, the only national 5A scenic spots in Guangzhou Changlong Tourist Resort, located in Guangzhou Panyu.


Park stocking large wildlife populations and self-driving ornamental features, set animal and plant protection, research, travel watch, popular science education as a whole, known as China's most international standards of a national wildlife park, is the world's animals populations most, largest wildlife theme park.


Changlong Wildlife World live in the "Top Ten World's Rarest Animals treasure" as the representative of more than 500 kinds of rare animals, including giant pandas in China, Australia Koala (Koala), South Africa Meerkat brother, Asian elephants in Thailand, Malaysia Malaysia to tapir, Sierra Leone Japanese hippopotamus, etc. these world Zhenqidongwu in a long long world-class breeding wild animals under protection technology flourish, becoming the world's most important wildlife conservation breeding bases.


Holy Heart Cathedral


Holy Heart Cathedral (Shishi Sacred Heart Cathedral) is a Gothic-style church sits on the Yide Rd., Guangzhou, the most ambitious and distinctive Catholic Diocese of the city. The church was built by a French designer along with Chinese craftsmen from 1862 to 1888, a 25 years of construction, and has a 125 years of history after completion. The similarity of architecture style make it earn a reputation as "Far East Notre Dame."


Origin of the name


The name of Sacred Heart Cathedral came from the official date of its groundbreaking ceremony on June 18, 1863, which was also the Feast of the Sacred Heart of the year.


Building size


The area of the buildings are around 2754 square meters, with 35 meters wide from east to west, and 78.69 meters long form north to south. The highest point of the buildings is as high as 58.5 meters.


As the largest parish church in Guangzhou, and one of the most magnificent existing architecture around the country, it is also the largest among the four full-Gothic style stone-structured building in the world. At cost of 400,000 francs, the church was made beyond one of the famous Notre Dame comparable Catholic architecture.


Architectural Style


From the ancient style of colored rose windows, doors, to the modern style of double steeple with bell tower, the architecture of the Gothic church has almost all kinds of elements in architectures. Besides, the uses of spire arch, flying buttresses, stone beam columns and other elements are also in an accurate proportion. The highly appropriate, ideal composition of the buildings make the Catholic Church appears in a pure medieval Europe fashion with an oriental atmosphere.


Lingnan Impression Park


Lingnan Impression Park is located in Guangzhou University City (Xiaoguwei Island) south of the original training streams within the region, with a total area of 300 acres, is a set of tourism, leisure, entertainment, dining, shopping, accommodation, experience local customs and Lingnan Lingnan folk cultural tourist attractions. Lingnan Lingnan Impression Park is a typical traditional building community. Houses built by the water, or the narrow gate high house, or pan ear wall. The long Albatron Lane, quaint trip cage door, fine Manchu windows, meandering creeks, ponds clear, always exudes splendor and charm.


Lingnan Impression Park in distinctive streets, temples, houses and shops, full of traditional Lingnan culture. Scenic highlights native Lingnan culture and rural landscape, restoration Lingnan folk scenes of life and prosperity to the Lingnan architectural integrity, deep folk culture, folk customs idyllic village has become a modern understanding of Lingnan ancient culture of the window.


Lingnan Lingnan Impression Park to the garden-style architectural features by many crew, advertisers, studio and photography enthusiasts of all ages. "Con Men" crew signed cooperation and Lingnan Impression Park, according to the layout of the courtroom shooting needs, Chen, Fang, restaurants, herbal and other Lingnan folk scenes of life, Lingnan Impression Park, a unique landscape.


After nearly a year of Lingnan Impression Park, carefully crafted, an area of over 50,000 square meters, the forest coverage rate up to 98% of the "big banyan Paradise" from 15 June 2010 onwards grand open to visitors!





Previous Conferences


  ICM 2011 - 24-25 September, Nanjing, China
  ICM 2012 - 8-9 December, Hangzhou, China
  ISCC 2013 - 5-6 December, Guangzhou, China




Exhibitions


Coming soon.

If you are interested in reserving an exhibition, please contact
Ms. Liu/Ms. Qi
Email: isccom@163.com




Contact Us



ISCC 2017 Secretariat


Dr. Liu/Dr. Qi
Email: isccom@163.com
Telephone: 025-85980945 or (0086)18651672657




Best Paper Award


At least one Award will be presented by SERE 2017. Authors will receive a plaque signed by the President of the IEEE Reliability Society and also a cash prize (depending on the conference budget).




Previous Conferences


  ICM 2011 - 24-25 September, Nanjing, China
  ICM 2012 - 8-9 December, Hangzhou, China
  ISCC 2013 - 5-6 December, Guangzhou, China




Exhibitions


Coming soon.

If you are interested in reserving an exhibition, please contact
Ms. Liu/Ms. Qi
Email: isccom@163.com




Contact Us



ISCC 2017 Secretariat


Dr. Liu/Dr. Qi
Email: isccom@163.com
Telephone: 025-85980945 or (0086)18651672657




Best Paper Award


At least one Award will be presented by SERE 2017. Authors will receive a plaque signed by the President of the IEEE Reliability Society and also a cash prize (depending on the conference budget).



Hotel Reservation


Coming soon.


Conference Schedule


Coming soon.


Registration



Author Registration


Note: Please download the Registration Form (中文 English) to complete registration.
请注意: 请下载上一行附件中的注册表完成注册

Registration Types Registration Fee
A. Student Registration 2600 RMB(410 USD)
B. Regular Registration 2800 RMB(440 USD)
C. Extra Page Charge (parts exceeding page limit) 300 RMB(50 USD)
D. Extra Paper Charge 2400 RMB(380 USD)
E. Extra Proceedings 500 RMB (80 USD)
Non-Author Registration without Paper Publication
F. Participant Registration without Paper Publication 1200 RMB (220 USD)


Note:


  1. At least one author of each accepted paper must register using the author registration rate to ensure that the paper is included in the conference proceedings. The author registration must be received before and by the specified author registration deadline, i.e., November 10, 2017. 

  2. Payment of the registration fee covers the cost of proceedings publishing, flight shipping, custom taxes, conference venue and session rooms renting, coffee/tea breaks, conference banquet, and all lunches and dinners during the conference. Notice that the registration fee does not cover travelling fee and hotel fee.

  3. Please write your name and paper ID (if you have a paper) on the bank transfer receipt (from the bank), and e-mail the scanned copy of your receipt to isccom@163.com .

  4. Payments sent by bank transfer must be free of charges for ISCC 2017 and only the bank transfer is accepted for author registration. 

  5. Member and student registration should send the scanned copy of the valid membership card and student ID card, respectively, to isccom@163.com. Basically, the member or student must be the first author of the paper. There is no double discount for student member and post-doctor (Post-doctor is not considered as a student).

  6. If the same author has more than one paper accepted by the conference, each paper is required for registration separately.

  7. An official receipt for the payment will be passed to the registrant at the conference site.





ISCC 2017 Sponsors


International Professional Engineers Association HuaRuan School of software, Guangzhou University
College of Computer Science and Technology,
Hengyang Normal University



Frequently Asked Questions


Question: What is the format that my manuscript should follow?
Answer: Please click on "Program→Submission" at the top of the navigation bar to download the template.

Question: Does the conference accept papers in Chinese?
Answer: No. All papers should be in English.

Question: What is the maximum length of the manuscript for this conference?
Answer: Normally,All submissions must not be less than 6 pages, and can't exceed 7 pages in length. If the paper exceeds 7 pages, an extra fee will be required. Except the best papers, most papers are strictly required to be no more than 10 pages.

Question: How many papers can be submitted by each account?
Answer: Each account could handle 3 papers at most.

Question: What is the discount policy?
Answer: The registration fee is the same no matter whether you attend the conference or not. The students enjoy a 10% discount. For more discount information, please refer to the Registration Instructions.

Question: Could someone without papers attend the conference?
Answer: Yes, you are welcome to attend the conference. For the sake of convenience, you should pay the registration fee in advance.



Keynote Speakers

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