Welcome to BigSDM2018!
Call for papers


The two-day conference provides an open forum to discuss the opportunities and challenges of a big scientific data ecosystem, and to explore best practices, standards, architectures and data infrastructures for fostering cross-disciplinary discovery and innovation.


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

• Paradigms for enhancing scientific discovery through big data
• Framework for helping the science and AI communities to work together
• Data cleansing and quality assurance of science data
• Data sharing and preservation policy
• Data management challenges posed by big scientific data
• Machine learning methods to facilitate/accelerate scientific discovery
• Streaming data, sensor networks and complex event processing
• Scientific workflow management
• Science platforms: (hardware/software) tools for data discovery and analysis from different angles
• Storage system for large scale scientific applications
• Cloud technology for big scientific applications
• Scientific data visualisation


Paper Submission

The online submission system is: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=bigsdm2018. Authors may submit to either the full paper or short paper track. Full papers should be between 10 to 12 pages in length, and short papers between 6 to 8 pages. All submissions must be written in English and conform to the Springer LNCS proceedings format(http://www.springer.com/cn/computer-science/lncs/conference-proceedings-guidelines). Accepted papers will be published in LNCS proceeding.


Important Dates

Abstract submission

September 15,2018 September 30,2018

Full papers submission

September 22,2018 October 12, 2018

Notification to authors

October 20,2018 November 5, 2018


All deadlines are at 11:59PM Pacific Time.