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EAI International Conference on Big Data and Analytics for Smart Cities

October 13–14, 2015 | Toronto, Canada

The topics of interest are included but not limited to:

  1. Design of computing schemes for analytics platforms in smart cities

  2. Systems and techniques for data collection including heterogeneous sensor networks and cooperative sensing for smart cities

  3. Data integration, data aggregation, data validation, data cleansing techniques

  4. Data anonymization techniques

  5. Data visualization

  6. Social networks and smart cities

  7. Internet of Things (IoT) and smart cities

  8. Use of big data analytics in the following contexts:

    • Smart grids

    • Emergency evacuation

    • Disaster recovery

    • Security / privacy challenges

    • Business performance management (city governance)

    • Fault detection / diagnosis

    • Real-estate market

    • Behavioral change patterns

    • Congestion management

    • Multi-modal travel management

    • eHealth in smart cities

Call for Posters

Authors who wish to present their work as posters are required to submit a one-page PDF with a title and an abstract of their work (not the poster itself). Submissions should preferably represent early work that is not yet ready for submission to a refereed conference or journal, or describe a technical (non-marketing) innovation. Authors of accepted posters are expected to prepare and present their posters.

Call for Demos

Technology demos are encouraged. Authors who wish to present a technology prototype are required to submit a one-page PDF with a title and a description of their work. Submissions should preferably represent technological innovations in the making. Submitters of accepted demos are expected to present the demo at the conference.



  • Accepted papers will be published in the Big-DASC 2015 Conference Proceedings and by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes of ICST (LNICST). The proceedings will be available both in book form and via the SpringerLink digital library, which is one of the largest digital libraries online and covers a variety of scientific disciplines.
  • The proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: DBLP, Google Scholar, Thomson Scientific ISI Proceedings, EI Elsevier Engineering Index, CrossRef, Scopus, as well as ICST's own EU Digital Library (EUDL).
  • Best Papers will be considered for publication in the ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications Journal (MONET).


Important dates

Full Paper Submission deadline 31 July 2015

Notification deadline 31 August 2015

Camera-ready deadline 11 September 2015