2016-03-01

4th workshop "Environmental Informatics between Sustainability and Change"

The German Informatics Society (Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI)) is organizing the 46th INFORMATICS 2016 conference by the end of September. The motto of this year's conference is: "Computer Science: by humans, for humans". The conference will take place from 26th to 30th of September, 2016 in Klagenfurt, Austria.

Contributions for the "Environmental Informatics between Sustainability and Change" workshop should enclose max. 12 pages for a "long paper" and max. 6 pages for a "short paper". They can be written in German or English. Please use the LNI format style:https://www.gi.de/index.php?id=171

Important Dates:
  • Submission of contributions for the workshops: 2nd of May, 2016
  • Decision on the acceptance of contributions: 30th of May, 2016
  • Submission of the printable version: 15th of June, 2016 



Especially in the context of environment and energy as well as in supporting humans in health and polar questions, there are big data to be prozessed and analyzed. Based on that, here are some examples that could be adressed within the workshop:
  • Big Data in the context of environment applications
  • Geographical Information Systems (GIS)
  • Business Environmental Information Systems (BUIS)
  • Climate Change
  • Modelling and Simulation of Big Data
  • Environmental and Energy Information Systems
  • Environment and Health Data
  • Smart Meter and Smart Grid
  • Green IT and Green by IT
  • ...
The workshop should make a contribution to this field of environmental informatics and discuss current trends, but also sharpen the interdisciplinary and trans-disciplinal focus and think outside the box.
More information about the workshop.