Semantic Web/Cloud Information and Services Discovery and Management - SWISM 2012


July 4, 2012 – July 6, 2012

Collocated with: Complex, Intelligent and Software Intensive Systems (CISIS-2012) International Conference

Workshop Co-Chairs

Beniamino Di Martino, Second University of Naples, Italy
Salvatore Venticinque Second University of Naples, Italy


 The Semantic Web/Cloud Information and Services Discovery and Management brings together scientists, engineers, computer users, and students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects (theory, applications and tools) of intelligent methods applied to Web and Cloud based systems, and to discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted.


Main topics:

- Information retrieval
- Methodology and Practice of Semantic Grid, Cloud and Web
- Semantic Grid and Cloud
- Cloud infrastructures and programming paradigms
- Service Level Agreement of Cloud services
- Negotiation, brokering and management of Cloud resources and services
- Ontologies
- Intelligent Agents
- Knowledge Management
- Semantic Web and    Semantic Web Services



*Deadline Extended*

Paper submission:
January 25th, 2012

Acceptance notification:
February 15th, 2012

Paper Submission Guidelines

Potential Authors are required to register to the registration system well before the paper submission deadline, in order to receive via email any update on the submission procedure (register as AUTHOR here).Submitted papers shall not exceed eight pages (Proceedings Manuscripts: two  columns, single-spaced), including figures and references, using 10 font size, and number each page. Authors can find instructions for authors how to format the manuscript at the following web page:


Accepted papers will be given guidelines in preparing and submitting the final manuscript(s) together with the notification of acceptance.



Proceedings of the CISIS-2012 will be published by Conference Publishing Service (CPS). Presented papers at CISIS-2012 will be considered for publication in several Special Issues in International Journals. 



Program Committee


Omer Rana University of Cardiff
Marios Dikaiakos University of Cyprus
Dieter Kranzlmueller University Ludwig Maximilian of Munich
Antonino Mazzeo University Federico II of Naples
Domenico Talia University of Calabria
Dana Petcu Western University of Timisoara
Marcin Paprzycki Systems Research Institute of the Polish Academy of Sciences
Coromoto Leon Hernandez University of La Laguna
Orlando De Pietro

University of Calabria