Conference INFuture2017: Integrating ICT in Society

Event date
November 8-10, 2017
Short description

The Conference INFuture 2017 will take place in Zagreb on 8-10 November 2017. It is organised by the Department of Information and Communication Sciences and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Zagreb, Croatia.



Conference topics in detail

1. Governmental and Business Sector Informatics (G&B) - e-Services, Governmental e-solutions, G2B, G2C, B2B, B2C, Data security and integrity, Business continuity and disaster recovery techniques, Legal informatics, Implementation of new regulations: GDPR, e-IDAS, Human factor,  Software reliability, Project management, Marketing and digital economy, Cloud solutions, Mobile applications, Web applications, Business intelligence, Business analytics, Big data, Internet of things, Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, eDiscovery, User Data Analysis, Cryptocurrencies and disruptive technologies.

2. e-Health Applications and Solutions (e-H) - Medical image analysis and biomedical visualization, Computer-aided diagnosis, Telemedicine, Telehealth and remote monitoring.

3. Human-Computer Interaction and Language Technologies (HCI&LT) - Semantic web studies, Computational intelligence, Machine translation, Natural language processing, Assistive technologies, Ontologies, Machine learning.

4. Digitisation, Records Management and Digital Preservation (D-RM-DP) - Standards and methodologies in digitisation, Innovations in music recognition, OCR and ICR, Technological advancements of AV and 3D digitisation, Use of blockchain in records management, Records management solutions, Computer generated description, Crowdsourcing solutions for digital humanities, Evolving metadata standards, Metadata exchange and aggregation, PAIS and OAIS based solutions, Standardisation of SIPs, AIPs and DIPs, Long term preservation – new solutions for conversion, emulation, migration and virtualisation, Trust in digital records, Freedom of information, Data protection, Right to be forgotten.

5. Personal Digital Information Management (PDIM) - Management of information by individuals for their own personal use, Contemporary personal fonds and collections, Creation of virtual collections from material stored on various cloud and communication services, Virtual arrangement and archival description of electronic personal fonds.

6. e-Science (eSCI) - Methods, resources, research data creation, research data evaluation and research data management, Online collaboration, Developments in scientific publishing.

7. Her.IT.age (HIT) - Heritage and information and communications technology; Heritage and new technologies; Multimedia & mobile for heritage interpretation and presentation;  Heritage, ICT & tourism; Heritage documentation.

8. Community Informatics (CI) - Service-learning & ICT, Community-engaged learning & ICT, Community-based learning & ICT, Social media applications.

9. Integration of ICT in Education (ICT-E) - ICT integration in curricula, Teacher and student experiences, Integration of digitised heritage resources in education, ICT curriculum analysis, Innovative teaching solutions.

10. e-Encyclopaedia (e-E) - ICT-based lexicography & encyclopedistics, Knowledge organisation, Networking and dissemination, Open access online encyclopaedias and dictionaries, Integration of reference works in research, education and popularisation of science, Biographical data and reference works, Lexicography and encyclopaedistics as a component of digital humanities.

We invite you to submit your paper in one of several paper categories. Details about the conference topics and paper categories can be found here.

Besides paper presentation, there are options for short paper, case study, project presentation, tool & media presentation, poster, sponsorships. Click here to find out.

The European Association for Banking and Financial History’s (EABH) Workshop will be held on Friday 10 November 2017.

Organisational team is ready to answer all your questions! Contact us at

Source and further information: INFuture2017

Geographical focus
  • Croatia
  • General/no specific focus
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Cross-thematic/Interdisciplinary
Event type
  • Conference WBC

Entry created by Giorgio Piccirillo on June 9, 2017
Modified on June 9, 2017