ICT-DM 2019 : The 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Disaster Management

deadline for submissions: 
July 7, 2019
full name / name of organization: 

ICT-DM'2019 (IEEE Technically sponsored) aims to bring together academics and practitioners who are involved in emergency services, ad hoc planning, disaster recovery, etc., to learn about the latest research developments, share experiences and information about this area and develop recommendations. 

Authors are invited to submit manuscripts that present original unpublished research on using ICTs for detection, prevention, preparation, response and recovery of disasters. There will also be invited presentations by experts from academia, industry, and government as well as special sessions dedicated to case studies, demonstrations and experiences based on pragmatic approaches. This way, the conference will provide a forum for supporting and encouraging both academic researchers, as well as practitioners involved in applied-focused research. 

The 2019 ICT-DM conference program will be split into the following tracks: 


Track 1: IA, Big data and analytics for crisis management 
Track 2: Risk assessment and cyber security 
Track 3: Crowdsourcing and social media for disaster management 
Track 4: Geographic Information and Systems (GIS) for Disaster Management 
Track 5: IoT and wireless communications for disaster management 

Submission Instructions 
Papers should neither have been published elsewhere nor currently under review by another conference or journal. All papers must be written in English and formatted according to the standard IEEE 2-column format. The IEEE template can be found here: https://www.ieee.org/conferences/publishing/templates.html. The conference accepts three types of submissions, specifically full papers (5 to 8 pages), short papers (3 to 4 pages), and posters & demos (2 pages). All accepted and presented papers will be included in the conference proceedings