CALL FOR PAPERS

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Distributed Multimedia Computing

Special Track in DMS 2008

The 14th International Conference on Distributed Multimedia Systems (DMS'08)

Hyatt Harborside at Logan Int'l Airport, Boston, USA
September 4 - September 6, 2008

(URL: http://www.ksi.edu/seke/dms08.html)

SCOPE AND DMS AIMS

The DMS conference (http://www.ksi.edu/seke/dms08.html ) is an international conference series, which covers a wide spectrum of technique discussions, demonstrations, and student program/paper contests in the fields of distributed multimedia computing. Started in 1994, the series of conference has been held at Hawaii, Hong Kong, Vancouver, Taipei, Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan, San Francisco, Miami and Canada. This time, the conference will be held in the Hyatt Harborside at Boston's Logan Int'l Airport, Boston, USA.

The conference focuses on techniques, systems, applications, and theories in the fields of distributed multimedia computing. The conference organizers seek contributions of high quality papers, panels or tutorials, addressing various aspects of distributed multimedia systems and applications, for presentation at the conference and publication in the proceedings.

TOPICS OF THE TRACK

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

The use of prototypes and demonstration video for presentations is encouraged.

INFORMATION FOR AUTHORS

Papers must be written in English. An electronic version (Postscript, PDF, or MS Word format) of the paper should be submitted using the following URL: http://conf.ksi.edu/dms08/submit/SubmitPaper.php.

During submission SELECT the TOPIC “Distributed Multimedia Computing”. Please use Internet Explorer as the browser. Manuscript must include a 200-words abstract and no more than 6 pages of IEEE double column text (include figures and references).

TRACK CHAIR

Paolo Nesi
Department of System and Informatics
Distributed Systems and Internet Technology Lab
University of Florence
Via S. Marta, 3
50139 Firenze, Italy
Tel: 0039-055-4796523
Email: nesi@dsi.unifi.it
www: http://www.dsi.unifi.it/~nesi

If you have the intention of submitting a paper on this track please inform with an informal email the track chair, as soon as possible.

For any problem please contact the track chair or the DMS 2008 Conference Secretariat Knowledge Systems Institute Graduate School 3420 Main Street Skokie, IL 60076 USA Tel: 847-679-3135 Fax: 847-679-3166 E-mail: dms@ksi.edu

If you cannot submit electronically, please send four copies of the complete manuscript to the above postal address.

IMPORTANT DATES

April 20, 2008 Paper submission due (Firm)
May 15, 2008 Notification of acceptance
June 15, 2008 Final manuscript due
June 15, 2008 Early conference registration due

CONFERENCE SITE (HOTEL INFORMATION)

The DMS 2008 Conference will be held in the Hyatt Harborside at Boston's Logan Int'l Airport, Boston, USA. The hotel has made available for DMS2008 attendees a discount rate.