19th International Conference on
Big Data Analytics and Knowledge Discovery - DaWaK 2017

Lyon, France
August 28 - 31, 2017

deadlines extended!!

The best papers from DAWAK '17 will be expanded and revised for possible inclusion in:

  • Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Wiley
  • Distributed and Parallel Databases, Springer
  • Transactions on Large-scale Data- and Knowledge Centered Systems - TLDKS

Submissions presenting current research work on both theoretical and practical aspects of Big Data, Knowledge Discovery are encouraged. Submissions on industrial applications and experiences are also highly encouraged.

Track 1 - Research:

  • Big Data Query Languages and Optimization
  • Big Data Analytics and User Interfaces
  • Big Data Indexing and Storing
  • Big Data Analytics: algorithms, techniques, and systems
  • Big Data Quality and Provenance Control
  • Social Networking Data Graph Management
  • Graph mining, analysis, and querying.
  • Visualization Analytics for Big Data
  • Big Data Searching and Discovery
  • Big Data Management for Mobile Applications
  • Scalability and Parallelization using Mapreduce and beyond
  • Analytics for the Cloud Infrastructure
  • Analytics for Unstructured, Semi-structured, and Structured Data
  • Semantic for Big Data Intelligence
  • Analytics for Temporal, Spatial, Spatio-temporal, and Mobile Data
  • Analytics for Data Streams and Sensor Data
  • Analytics for Big Multimedia Data
  • Analytics for Social Networks
  • Real-time/Right-time and Event-based Analytics
  • Privacy and Security in Cloud Intelligence
  • Reliability and Fault tolerance in Cloud Intelligence
  • Big Data Application Design and Deployment
  • Data Mining Techniques: Clustering, Classification, Association Rules, Decision Trees, etc.
  • Data and Knowledge Representation
  • Knowledge Discovery Framework and Process, Including Pre- and Post-processing
  • Integration of Data Warehousing, OLAP and Data Mining
  • Integrating Constraints and Knowledge in the KDD Process
  • Exploring Data Analysis, Inference of Causes, Prediction
  • Evaluating, Consolidating, and Explaining Discovered Knowledge
  • Statistical Techniques for Generation a Robust, Consistent Data Model
  • Interactive Data Exploration/Visualization and Discovery
  • Languages and Interfaces for Data Mining
  • Cost Models for advanced applications and programming paradigms
  • Reproduction of Big Data Experiments
  • Big Data Data Mining Trends, Opportunities and Risks
  • Big Data Mining from Low-quality Information Sources

Track 2 - Industry and Application:

  • Big Data Analytics and Knowledge Discovery Tools
  • Big Data Deployment Industrial Experiences
  • Big Data Applications in Scientific, Government, Healthcare, Bioinformatics, Smart City, etc.
  • Big Data Analytics Applications in E-commerce and Web Technology for Finance, Healthcare, Marketing, Telecommunications, etc.
  • Big Data for Intrusion/Fraud Detection
  • Big Data and Business Process Intelligence (BPI)
  • Big Data in Enterprise Management Models and Practices

Paper Submission Details

Authors are invited to submit research and application papers representing original, previously unpublished work. Papers should be submitted in PDF or Word format. Submission Online at: DaWaK 2017 Submission site starting in January 2017.

Submissions must conform to Springer's LNCS format and should not exceed 14 pages. All accepted papers will be published in LNCS by Springer-Verlag.

Authors of selected best papers from DaWaK 2017 will be invited to submit the extended paper for special issues of the following journals: Distributed and Parallel Databases, LNCS Transactions on Large-Scale Data and Knowledge-Centered Systems and Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Wiley.

For further inquiries, contact the DaWaK 2017 PC chairs


  • Submission of abstracts: March 13, 2017 -- March 20
  • Submission of full papers: March 20, 2017 --March 27
  • Notification of acceptance: May 15, 2017
  • Camera-ready copies due: June 05, 2017

Program Chairs


Program Committee:

Abelló, Alberto (Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain)
Agarwal, Sonali (Indian Institute of information Technology, Allahabad, India)
Al-Kateb, Mohammed (Teradata Labs, United States)
Amagasa, Toshiyuki (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
Bach Pedersen, Torben (Aalborg University, Denmark)
Baralis, Elena (Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Bellatreche, Ladjel (ENSMA, France)
Ben Yahia, Sadok (Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, Tunisia)
Bernardino, Jorge (ISEC - Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, Portugal)
Berndtsson, Mikael (University of Skovde, Sweden)
Bhatnagar, Vasudha (Delhi University, India)
Boussaid, Omar (University of Lyon, France)
Bressan, Stephane (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Chakravarthy, Sharma (The University of Texas at Arlington, United States)
Comyn-Wattiau, Isabelle (ESSEC Business School, Paris, France)
Cremilleux, Bruno (Université de Caen, France)
Cuzzocrea, Alfredo (University of Trieste, Italy)
d'Orazio, Laurent (University of Rennes 1, France)
Davis, Karen (Miami University, United States)
Diamantini, Claudia (Università Politecnica delle Marche, Italy)
Dobra, Alin (University of Florida, United States)
Domingo-Ferrer, Josep (Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Spain)
Dou, Dejing (University of Oregon, United States)
Dyreson, Curtis (Utah State University, United States)
Endres, Markus (University of Augsburg, Germany)
Fegaras, Leonidas (The University of Texas at Arlington, United States)
Furfaro, Filippo (DIMES - University of Calabria, Italy)
Furtado, Pedro (Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal, Portugal)
Garcia-Alvarado, Carlos (Amazon)
Goda, Kazuo (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Golfarelli, Matteo (DISI - University of Bologna, Italy)
Greco, Sergio (University of Calabria, Italy)
Hara, Takahiro (Osaka University, Japan)
Hoppner, Frank (Ostfalia University of Applied Sciences, Germany)
Ishikawa, Yoshiharu (Nagoya University, Japan)
Jean, Stéphane (LIAS/ISAE-ENSMA and University of Poitiers, France)
Jiang, Lili (Umeå University, Sweden)
Kalogeraki, Vana (Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece)
Khouri, Selma (LCSI/ESI (Algeria) & LIAS/ISAE-ENSMA (France), Algeria)
Kiran Rage, Uday (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Le-Thanh, Nhan (Nice Sophia Antipolis University, France)
Lechtenboerger, Jens (Westfalische Wilhelms - Universitat Munster, Germany)
Lee, Wookey (Inha University, Korea, Rep.)
Leung, Carson K. (The University of Manitoba, Canada)
Maabout, Sofian (University of Bordeaux, France)
Madria, Sanjay Kumar (Missouri University of Science and Technology,USA, United States)
Manolopoulos, Yannis (Aristotle University, Greece, Greece)
Marcel, Patrick (Université François Rabelais Tours, France)
Mesmoudi, Amin (Poitiers University, France)
Miyazaki, Jun (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Mondal, Anirban (Shiv Nadar University, India)
Morimoto, Yasuhiko (Hiroshima University, Japan)
Onizuka, Makoto (Osaka University, Japan)
Ordonez, Carlos (University of Houston, United States)
Poulovassilis, Alex (Birkbek, University of London, United Kingdom)
Rao, Praveen (University of Missouri-Kansas City, United States)
Ristanoski, Goce (Data61, CSIRO, Australia)
Rusu, Laura (IBM, Australia)
Simitsis, Alkis (HP Labs, United States)
Taniar, David (Monash University, Australia)
Teste, Olivier (IRIT, University of Toulouse, France)
Theodoratos, Dimitri (New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States)
Tosic, Predrag (Washington State University, United States)
Vassiliadis, Panos (University of Ioannina, Greece)
Wang, Guangtao (School of Computer Engineering, NTU, Singapore, Singapore)
Wrembel, Robert (Poznan University of Technology, Poland)
Yokota, Haruo (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Zaiane, Osmar (University of Alberta, Canada)

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