Call for Papers

Click here to download the CFP of MEDES 2023:

MEDES seeks contributions in the following areas:

  • Digital Ecosystem Infrastructure
  • Data & Knowledge Management
  • Computational and Collective Intelligence
  • Semantic Computing
  • Software ecosystems for software engineering
  • Big Data
  • Services
  • Trust, Security & Privacy
  • Software Engineering
  • Internet of Things and Intelligent Web
  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • Social and Collaborative Platforms
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Open Source
  • Applications (Logistics, Energy, Healthcare, Environment, Smart Cities, Digital Humanities, Robotics, etc.)
  • Complex Systems and Networks

Submissions must be in an electronic form as PDF format and should be uploaded using the conference website. The submitted paper should be at most 14 printed pages. Papers that fail to comply with length limit will be rejected. Submissions will be peer-reviewed by at least 3 peer reviewers. After the preliminary notification date, authors rebut by evidence and arguments all reviewer inquiries and their comments. Based on the rebuttal feedback, reviewers notify authors with the final decision. Selection criteria will include: relevance, significance, impact, originality, technical soundness, and quality of presentation. Preference will be given to submissions that take strong or challenging positions on important emergent topics related to Digital Ecosystems. At least one author should attend the conference to present the paper.

You can find the CCIS templates on this link.

All paper submissions for MEDES-2023 will be via Easychair.

The conference Proceedings will be published and indexed by the Communications in Computer and Information Science (Springer CCIS) .

Selected presented papers will be invited for submission to three Special Issues:

  • Extended paper submission deadline: March 1 March 20, 2023
  • Notification of acceptance: April 15, 2023
  • Registration Deadline: April 20, 2023
  • Camera-ready submission: June 19 June 30, 2023


All contributions should be original and not published elsewhere or intended to be published during the review period.
Papers are invited from prospective authors with interests on the indicated conference topics.
Contributions from more applied related fields in industry and commerce are very welcome.
All accepted papers must be presented by one of the authors, who must register for the conference and pay the fee.
Only personally presented papers can be nominated for the Best Paper competition and considered for publication in an expanded form in special issues of prestigious journals.

Plagiarism and Self-Plagiarism

The authors are requested to avoid plagiarism and self-plagiarism in their works.
You can find in the Internet numerous guidelines on ethical writing, such as a comprehensive guide prepared by Miguel Roig.
In turn, a two-page extract from this guide you can find here.
Please note that the members of the Program Committee will give special attention to plagiarism and self-plagiarism while reviewing papers submitted to the conference.

We are glad to announce that MEDES will be back to an in-person conference! We look forward to welcoming the participants to Crete.However, we will keep monitoring the situation of the pandemic to decide later if remote participation would be possible for those having travel restrictions.

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