Special Issue "Information Systems - EMCIS 2018"

A special issue of Computers (ISSN 2073-431X).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 February 2019

Special Issue Editors

Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. George Angelos Papadopoulos

Department of Computer Science, University of Cyprus, 1 University Avenue Aglantzia, CY-2109, Nicosia, Cyprus
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Interests: advanced software engineering; mobile and ubiquitous computing; cloud computing; open, distance and e-learning; distributed and high performance computing; e-business; e-health; context aware; recommender systems; internet technologies; service-oriented computing
Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Marinos Themistocleous

Department of Digital Systems, University of Piraeus, Pireas 185 34, Greece
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Interests: information systems; information systems management; service-oriented architectures; e-business; net-centric information systems
Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Angelika Kokkinaki

Department of Management and MIS, University of Nicosia, Nicosia 2417, Cyprus
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Interests: inter- and intra- organizational information systems
Guest Editor
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Morabito

Department of Management and Technology, Bocconi University, 20100 Milano MI, Italy
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Interests: Management of corporate information systems

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

EMCIS is one of the premier conferences in Europe and the Middle Eastern region for information systems academics and professionals, covering technical, organisational, business and social issues in the application of information technology. EMCIS is dedicated to the definition and establishment of information systems as a discipline of high impact for the methodical community and IS professionals, focusing on approaches that facilitate the identification of innovative research of significant relevance to the IS discipline following sound research methodologies that lead to results of measurable impact. For more details about the European, Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems (EMCIS 2018), please visit: http://emcis.eu/.

Authors of selected papers presented at the conference will be invited to submit extended versions to this Special Issue of the journal Computers. All submitted papers will undergo our standard peer-review procedure. Accepted papers will be published in open access format in Computers and collected together on the Special Issue website.

The conference paper should be cited and noted on the first page of the paper; authors are asked to disclose that it is a conference paper in their cover letter and include a statement describing what has been changed compared to the original conference paper. Each submission to this journal issue should contain at least 50% new material, e.g., in the form of technical extensions, more in-depth evaluations, or additional use cases. There are no limitations regarding the number of pages or words.

Please prepare and format your paper according to the Instructions for Authors. Use the LaTeX or Microsoft Word template file of the journal (both are available on the Instructions for Authors page). Manuscripts should be submitted online via our susy.mdpi.com  editorial system.

Prof. Dr. George Α. Papadopoulos
Prof. Dr. Marinos Themistocleous
Prof. Dr. Angelika Kokkinaki
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Morabito
Guest Editors

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Computers is an international peer-reviewed open access quarterly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 350 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.

Published Papers

This special issue is now open for submission.
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