The 13th IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering (SE 2014) will bring together experts from around the world to share their research and experiences. This truly international event will act as an exhibition for the latest information and developments in the various specialties that characterize the broad field of software engineering. Thus, SE 2014 will not only provide a forum for the distribution of cutting edge research but will also serve as an excellent networking opportunity for professionals in industry, scholars, and researchers.
The topics of interest to be covered by SE 2014 include, but are not limited to:
* Communication Software and Protocols
* Fault Tolerance
* Human Computer Interaction (HCI/CHI)
* Mobile Wireless Computing
* Programming Tools and Languages
* Software Quality Assurance
* Software Reusability
* Software Architectures and Design Patterns
* Service Oriented Architectures
* Component based Software Engineering
* Software for Parallel and Distributed Systems
* Software Methodologies
* Software Performance Engineering and Modelling
* Software Testing with Data Mining and Meta-heuristic Techniques
* Verification and Validation
* Web-based Software Engineering
* Formal Methods and Approaches to Software Development
* Real-time Software Engineering
* Cloud-based Software Engineering
* Agent-based Software Systems
* Data Mining, Knowledge Acquisition and Expert Systems
* Software Reliability and Testing
* Software Security
* Service Engineering
* Intelligent Algorithms and Applications
* Software Design and Development
* Software Maintenance and Quality Issues
* Software Metrics
* Software Requirements
* Software Design Tools
* The Internet and Intranet
Submit your paper via our website at: www.iasted.org/conferences/submit-810.html. All submissions should be in Adobe Acrobat (.PDF) format.
The IASTED Secretariat must receive your paper by September 23, 2013. Receipt of paper submission will be confirmed by email.
Authors submitting their papers early will normally receive notification at an earlier date.
Initial Paper Requirements
All papers submitted to IASTED conferences must be previously unpublished and may not be considered for publication elsewhere at any time during IASTED\’s review period. Authors are limited to a maximum of three paper submissions.
Initial paper submissions should be full papers. Papers of up to 8 pages in length are included in the conference registration fee. An extra charge will apply for every additional page for papers longer than 8 pages. Authors are responsible for having their papers checked for style and grammar before submitting to IASTED. Papers may be rejected if the language is not satisfactory.
When submitting a paper, complete the online initial paper submission form, designating an author who will attend the conference, and provide four key words to indicate the subject area of your paper. At least one of the key words must be taken from the list of topics provided under Scope, above.
Formatting instructions for initial papers are available at www.iasted.org/formatting-initial-page.html.
All papers submitted to this conference will be double-blind peer reviewed by at least two members of the International Program Committee and related technical committees. Acceptance will be based primarily on originality, significance, technical soundness, presentation, and references. The conference chair makes the final decision on the acceptance or rejection of the paper.
Acceptance and Registration
Notification of acceptance will be sent via email by November 1, 2013. Final manuscripts are due by November 22, 2013. Registration and final payment are due by December 3, 2013. Late registration fees or paper submissions will result in the papers being excluded from the conference proceedings.
Only one paper of up to eight pages is included in the regular registration fee. There will be an added charge for extra pages and additional papers.
Final Paper Requirements
The final paper must be correctly formatted and submitted online at http://pdfportal.iasted.org.
The formatting instructions can be found at: www.iasted.org/formatting-final-page.html and must be strictly followed. The page limit for final papers is eight single-spaced pages in 10 point Times New Roman font.
Proposals for three-hour tutorials must be submitted online by September 23, 2013. Submit tutorial proposals via the following web site address:
A tutorial proposal should clearly indicate:
* The topic.
* Background knowledge expected of the participants.
* Time allocations for the major course topics.
* The qualifications of the instructor(s).
Special session proposals must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 23, 2013. Proposals should include a session title, a list of the topics covered, and the qualifications and brief biography of the session organizer(s).
Papers submitted to the special session must be received by September 23, 2013, unless otherwise stipulated by the Special Session Organizer. A minimum of five papers must be registered and fully paid in order for this session to be included in the conference program.
More information on special sessions is available at www.iasted.org/conferences/specialsession-810.html.
All the papers submitted to this conference will be considered for possible publication in ACTA Press’ international journals. For additional information about the submission of papers, please visit: www.actapress.com/SubmissionInfo.aspx.
The proceedings will be sent for indexing in the following:
* EI Compendex
* Google Scholar