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AISB event Bulletin Item

CFP: Information Systems Development ISD 2008


    17th International Conference on Information Systems Development
                               (ISD 2008)

                   Paphos, Cyprus, August 25-27, 2008



Papers submission:		April 15, 2008
Notification of acceptance:	June 15, 2008
Camera-ready papers:		July 15, 2008
Conference:			August 25-27, 2008


Conference Chair
       George A. Papadopoulos, University of Cyprus, Cyprus

Advisory Committee
       Gregory Wojtkowski, Boise State University, USA
       Wita Wojtkowski, Boise State University, USA
       Stanislaw Wrycza, University of Gdansk, Poland
       Joze Zupancic, University of Maribor, Slovenia

Organizing Committee, Track Chairs and Programme Committee


Information Systems Development (ISD) progresses rapidly, continually
creating new challenges for the professionals involved. New concepts
and approaches emerge constantly in this field. Progress in ISD comes
from research as well as from practice. Over the past 16 years, the
ISD conference has acted as an international forum for the exchange of
ideas and experiences between researchers, academy and industry, and
as a means to stimulate exploration of new solutions.

The 17th International Conference on Information Systems Development
(ISD 2008) will be organized by the University of Cyprus. The
conference venue is the exclusive 5* Anabelle Hotel in Paphos,
one of the most well known touristic locations of Cyprus.

The theme of ISD 2008 is "Towards a Service-Provision Society".
The conference features a number of tracks covering a wide spectrum
of contemporary topics in the field of Information Systems
Development. These tracks are the following ones:

       * Information Systems Research Methodology
       * Service-Oriented Analysis and Design of Information Systems
       * IT Service Management
       * Philosophical and Theoretical Issues in ISD
       * Model-Driven Engineering in ISD
       * Enterprise Systems Development & Adoption
       * Intelligent Information Systems
       * Public Information Systems Development
       * Agile and High-Speed Systems Development Methods
       * Information Systems Engineering & Management
       * Business Systems Analysis & Design
       * Human Computer Interaction (HCI) in ISD
       * ISD Education
       * ISD in Developing Nations
       * Legal and Administrative Aspects of ISD

Please visit the conference web site for more information regarding
the topics covered by each one of the above tracks.

The language of the conference will be English and we invite full
research papers (4000-7000 words) as well as industry project reports
(2500-4000 words), work-in-progress papers, and position papers.

All submissions will be blind-reviewed by an international programme
committee. Springer Science and Business Media are contracted to publish
the proceedings as a hard cover book after the conference.

Full details about the conference, including fees, travel,
accommodation, and submission instructions, can be accessed on the
conference Web site at:


For more information about the ISD 2008 conference, please contact:

George A. Papadopoulos
Department of Computer Science
University of Cyprus
75 Kallipoleos Street
POB 20537, CY-1678
Nicosia, Cyprus

Telephone: +357-22-892693
Fax: +357-22-892701