Workshop WIS-2002

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Co-organized by:

Universidad de 
Castilla-La Mancha

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Departamento de Sistemas 
e Informática
Escola Superior de 
Tecnologia de Setúbal 

 Instituto Politécnico de Setúbal

ICEIS 2002 Sites

The First International Workshop on

Wireless Information Systems

April 2-3, 2002 – Ciudad Real, Spain

  First Announcement and Call for Papers

In conjunction with the Fourth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - ICEIS 2002 (


Qusay H. Mahmoud
School of Computing Science
Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, B.C., Canada

Workshop Background and Goals

Wireless computing is an emerging field that promises new approaches to developing information systems that offer benefits related to flexibility of distribution, costs, and mobility. This emerging field poses new challenges to the research community such as faster time-to-market, quality of wireless information, security concerns, and others.

This workshop will serve as a forum for researchers and practitioners to meet and share expertise in this emerging field.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to

- Tools for wireless information systems
- Databases for wireless information systems
- Design techniques for wireless information systems
- Applications for the mobile enterprise
- Agents for wireless information systems
- Wireless information quality, privacy, and security
- Wireless information architectures
- Management issues of wireless information systems
- Mobile commerce

Format of the Workshop

The workshop will consist of oral presentations. The proceedings of the workshop will be published in the form of a book by ICEIS.

Submission of Papers

Perspective authors are invited to submit papers in any of the areas listed above. All papers must be written in English, and the length of the paper should not exceed 4000 words or 8 pages. Instructions for preparing the manuscript (in Word or Latex) are available at the ICEIS web site. Papers (preferably in Word, PS, or PDF) should be sent via email to the workshop chair (

Important Dates

Full paper submission: December 21, 2001
Author notification: January 15, 2002
Camera-ready: January 25, 2002
Workshop: April 2-3, 2002

Workshop Program Committee:

Matthias Nicola, IBM (USA)
Zakaria Maamar, Zayed University (UAE)
Alvaro Suarez Sarmiento, Universidad de Las Palmas, (Spain)
Wathiq Mansoor, Zayed University (UAE)
Amy Murphy, University of Rochester (USA)
Ralph Deters, University of Saskatchewan (Canada)
Yuh-Shyan Chen, National Taipei University (Taiwan)
Jarle G. Hulaas, University of Geneva (Switzerland)
Xiaohui Shen, Motorola (USA)

Conference Location

The workshop will be held at the Escola Superior de Informática of the Universidade Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real (Spain), which is fifty minutes by train from Madrid.

Registration Information

To attend the workshop you need to register at


ICEIS Secretariat - The First International Workshop on Wireless Information Systems
Escola Superior de Informática / UCLM
Paseo de la Universidad 4
13071 Ciudad Real - Spain
Fax: +30 926 255 354
Tel: +30 926 295 300

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