Call for Tutorial
We look forward to enhance the SoCS’14 experience by tutorials on selected topics given by renowned scientists and practitioners in related fields. The SoCS’14 tutorial program is intended to disseminate information to conference attendees on recently emerging topics and trends and inform the audience on the state-of-the-art within the field. We therefore invite proposals for tutorials on advanced and of current interest topics relevant to the SoCS’14 scope. Tutorials may be lectures, interactive workshops, hands-on training, or any combination of the above.

Proposals must include:
  • Abstract of tutorial 
  • How this tutorial is relevant to SoCS’14 
  • What is emerging topics to be covered in tutorial 
  • State-of-the-art within field 
Tutorial proposals should be submitted in PDF format, should not exceed three (3) pages in total, and be sent to Waheed Ghumman (w.ghumman@hszg.de).

Call for Participation

You are invited to participate in the 2014 Symposium on Computational Sustainability 2014 (SoCS'14), November 26-28, 2014, Görlitz, Germany. At SoCS’14, presenters cover different aspects of the Computational Sustainability including current work by academia and industry practitioners. This year’s symposium covers the following research fields:
  • Sustainability in Enterprise IT Solutions
  • Cloud Computing and Sustainability
  • Privacy and Social Computing
  • IT solutions for Carbon Foot-printing and Climate Issues
  • Energy Informatics and Resource Management
  • Sustainable IT Services
  • Smart Data, Business Intelligence
  • Data Mining, Big Data
  • Machine Learning
  • Efficiency and Sustainability in Logistics and Supply
Industry and academic researchers including students are encouraged to present their work related (but not strictly limited) to above topics in the form of short presentation (10 minutes), normal presentation (25 minutes) and long presentation/tutorials (1-2 hours).

Contributions may include studies of design processes, research methods, deployment analyses, and situated use studies related to the symposium topics.

Please send your abstract of planned talk to Waheed Ghumman (w.ghumman@hszg.de) before the deadline. More details on the respected deadlines can be found here.