ESKM 2017

8th International Conference on E-Service and Knowledge Management (ESKM 2017)

Call for papers

In the ever-changing world where more people are enjoying a better life, there has been an increasing demand of new services across the borders as well as a better quality of service. New, better services are invented only through extensive market researches and constant reflections on businesses, which both require an advanced application of information and communication technologies. Among them, more attention has been paid to various types of e-service, which is a prominent application of various information and communication technologies. In due course, advanced techniques on knowledge management in a broad sense are becoming all the more important to cope with gigantic, diverse data that are obtained from various sources.

Following the success of the preceding international workshops on e-services and knowledge management, the 6th IIAI International Conference on e-Services and Knowledge Management, IIAI-ESKM 2017, brings together scientists, engineers, computer users, and students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects (theory, applications and tools) of E-Services and knowledge management, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted. The conference will cover a broad set of research topics including, but not limited to, the following:

  • B2B, B2C, C2C e-services
  • e-commerce
  • e-tourism
  • e-marketing
  • e-marketplaces, e-hubs, and portals
  • e-payment systems
  • e-service content management
  • e-negotiations, auctioning & contracting
  • e-government, policy and law
  • e-school
  • e-learning
  • e-medicine and e-hospital
  • e-collaborations
  • Inter-organizational systems for e-services
  • e-services with multi-agent systems
  • Semantic Web ontologies, rules and services
  • Dynamic pricing models
  • P2P-computing for e-services
  • User behavior modeling
  • Innovative business models for e-services
  • Web services, grid services and service-oriented computing
  • Web intelligence, agents and personalization
  • Consumer protection in e-services
  • Security, privacy, trust
  • Knowledge management
  • Text mining
  • Knowledge discovery
  • Chance discovery
  • Knowledge services
  • Applications of social media
  • Library service
  • Information retrieval system
  • Information access
  • Scholarly communication
  • Digital preservation
  • Archive
  • Data curation


ESKM 2017 Organization

Steering Committee

Masakazu Takahashi, Yamaguchi University, Japan

Conference Chair

Sachio Hirokawa, Kyushu Univ., Japan

Program Committees

Adrian Gligor, Petru Maior University from Tirgu Mures, Romania
Daisuke Ikeda, Kyushu University, Japan
Haibo Yu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Jason Jung, Yeungnam University, South Korea
Ji-Hoon Kang, Chungnam National University, South Korea
Jun Zeng, Chongqing University, China
Kazumi Nakamatsu, University of Hyogo, Japan
Kazutaka Shimada, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Koichi Tsujii, Nippon Travel Agency Co., Ltd, Japan
Margarita Favorskaya, Siberian State Aerospace University, Russia
Mario Koeppen, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Nobuo Suzuki, Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International, Japan
Roumen Kountchev, Technical University of Sofia-Bulgaria, Bulgaria
Satoshi Kurihara, The University of Electro-Communications, Japan
Satoshi Masuda, IBM Japan Ltd., Japan
Shigeo Matsubara, Kyoto University, Japan
Shigeru Takano, Kyushu University, Japan
Tadachika Ozono, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Takao Nomakuchi, Wakayama University, Japan
Takashi Ikoma, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Takashi Yamanoue, Kagoshima University, Japan
Teruaki Kitasuka, Kumamoto University, Japan
Tetsuhiro Miyahara, Hiroshima City University, Japan
Tetsuya Nakatoh, Kyushu Univ., Japan
Toramatsu Shintani, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Toshiharu Sugawara, Waseda University, Japan
Toshihiro Yamauchi, Okayama University, Japan
Toshiro Minami, Kyushu Institute of Information Sciences, Japan
Tsunenori Mine, Kyushu University, Japan
Tulay Yildirim, Yildiz Technical University, Turkey
Yasuhiro Yamada, Shimane University, Japan
Yoshiaki Okubo, Hokkaido University, Japan
Yoshikatsu Fujita, Teikyo University, Japan
Yuichi Sei, University of Electro-Communications, Japan