5th International Conference On Enterprise Information Systems 
École Supérieure d' Électronique de l' Ouest - Angers - France - 23-26 April, 2003

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École Supérieure
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e Informática
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Tecnologia de Setúbal 

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The Second International Workshop on

Wireless Information Systems
WIS 2003

April 22-23, 2003 – Angers, France

  First Announcement and Call for Papers 

In conjunction with the Fifth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - ICEIS 2003 (

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Qusay H. Mahmoud
University of Guelph

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.

Following the success of the First International Workshop on Wireless Information Systems at ICEIS 2002 in  Spain, 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
-  Mobile commerce
-  Data mining in wireless environments
-  Papers on related issues are welcome

Format of the Workshop

The workshop will be a two days, single track, conference with oral presentations and invited talks.

Submission of Papers

Prospective 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 4,000 words or 8 pages (including figures and tables). Instructions for preparing the manuscript (in Word and Latex format) are available at the ICEIS web site. Papers (preferably in PDF format) should be sent via email to the workshop chair ( or submitted thru ICEIS web-based paper submission procedure.

Important Dates

Paper Submission: December 15, 2002
Author Notification: January 15, 2003
Final Camera-Ready: January 30, 2003
Workshop: April 22 – 23, 2003

Workshop Program Committee

Michael Berger, Siemens (Germany)
Michela Bertolotto, University College Dublin (Ireland)
Brian Blake, Georgetown University (USA)
Patrice Boursier, University of La Rochelle (France)
Stephane Bressan, National University of Singapore (Singapore)
Christophe Claramunt, Naval Academy Research Institute (France)
Larbi Esmahi, Athabasca University (Canada)
Alfredo Goni, University of the Basque Country (Spain)
Jarle G. Hulaas, University of Geneva (Switzerland)
Brigitta Koenig-Ries, University of Karlsruhe (Germany)
Prashant Krishnamurthy, University of Pittsburgh (USA)
Paul Labbe, Defence R&D (Canada)
Zakaria Maamar, Zayed University (UAE)
Patrik Mihailescu, Monash University (Australia)
Dilip Patel, South Bank University (UK)
Norman Sadeh, Carnegie Mellon University (USA)
Shashi Shekhar, University of Minnesota (USA)
John Shepherdson, BT (UK)
Jari Veijalainen, University of Jyvaskyla (Finland)
Yu-Dong Yao, Stevens Institute of Technology (USA)

Conference Location

The workshop wil be held at the Ecole Supérieure d'Electronique de l'Ouest – Angers France. Angers is two hours and half by car from Paris and the high-speed train (TGV) can easily reach Angers from Paris in only 1 1/2 hours. 

Registration Information

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ICEIS-2003 Secretariat - The Second International Workshop on Wireless Information Systems
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