PIKM 2013 : Sixth Workshop for Ph.D. Students in Information and Knowledge Management at ACM CIKM 2013
Conference Series : Ph.D. Workshop on Information and Knowledge Management
Call For Papers
CALL FOR PAPERS
ACM PIKM 2013
Sixth Workshop for Ph.D. Students in Information and Knowledge
Management at ACM CIKM 2013, San Francisco, California, USA
In conjunction with the ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management
ACM CIKM 2013, San Francisco, USA, October 27 - November 1, 2013, San
Francisco, California, USA
*Papers Due - July 21, 2013 at 23:55 Samoa time
*Submission site - http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=acmpikm2013
*Notification of Acceptance - August 05, 2013
*Camera-ready papers - August 11, 2013
*Workshop - November 1, 2013 with the ACM CIKM 2013 Conference, San
Francisco, California, USA
The goal of this workshop is to encourage Ph.D. students or Master
students to present their dissertation proposals at a relatively early
stage. The targeted students are those with a focus in any of the
ACM CIKM research tracks, i.e., databases, information retrieval or knowledge
management. Interdisciplinary work across the three tracks is
This workshop will give students an opportunity to get feedback on
their early work
from researchers worldwide. Accepted papers will be published in ACM
CIKM workshops proceedings.
The students of the accepted papers will make an oral or poster
presentation on their dissertation
at the workshop. This will give considerable recognition to their
work. There will be an
award for the best paper in the workshop. A short article serving as a
is likely to be published in the following year based on the contents
of PIKM 2013 in
a suitable venue such as SIGMOD Record, SIGKDD Explorations or SIGIR
Forum where previous
PIKM workshop reports have appeared.
A wide range of proposal papers on any area in databases, information
retrieval and knowledge management can be presented at this workshop.
The areas of interest are similar to those at the ACM CIKM 2013 main
conference and can be found on the conference website http://www.cikm2013.org/
Submissions should be at most 8 pages long, and formatted according to
the same guidelines as main conference ACM CIKM 2013 papers.
The Ph.D. student should be the first author on the paper.
The student's Ph.D. advisor, committee members and others may be co-authors.
Please note that at least one author of each accepted paper is required to
register for the PIKM workshop before the camera-ready deadline.
Submission site is http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=acmpikm2013
This is also available as a link through the PIKM 2013 workshop website
PIKM WORKSHOP CO-CHAIRS
Fabian M. Suchanek, Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany
Anisoara Nica, SAP AG, Canada