---- CALL FOR PAPERS - Deadline: 17 May 2004 ----



* Conference background and goals

The IADIS e-Commerce 2004 conference is a major international event for

academics, industry specialists, practitioners & students interested in
the advances in,

and applications of, e-Commerce. The participants will have an opportunity
to present

and observe the latest research results, and ideas in these areas. This
conference aims

to cover both technological as well as non-technological issues related to
this new

business paradigm.

The Conference invites proposals from the introductory through advanced
level on all

topics related to e-Commerce. Proposals which address the theory, research

applications as well as describe innovative projects are encouraged. All

submitted to this conference will be peer reviewed by at least two members
of the

International Scientific Committee.

Acceptance will be based primarily on originality, significance and
quality of


* Format of the Conference

The conference will comprise invited talks and oral presentations. The
proceedings of the

conference will be published in the form of a book with ISBN and a CD-ROM.
The best paper

authors will be invited to publish extended versions of their papers in
specific journals.

* Types of submissions

Full and Short Papers, Posters/Demonstrations, Tutorials, Panels and
Doctoral Consortium.

All submissions are subject to a blind refereeing process.

* Topics include, but are not limited to the following areas:

- Barriers to e-Business

- Business-oriented e-Commerce

- Cases in e-Commerce

- Consumer-oriented e-Commerce

- Cryptography for Enabling e-Commerce

- Development of e-Business

- e-Business Applications

- e-Commerce in Developing Countries

- e-Commerce Software

- e-Commerce Strategy and Implementation

- e-Communities

- e-Logistics

- Economics of e-Commerce

- EDI and the Internet

- e-Government

- e-Services

- Global e-Commerce

- Infrastructure for e-Commerce

- Internet Payment Systems

- Knowledge Management

- Managing Innovation

- Marketing on the Web

- Mobile Commerce

- Multimedia and Webcasting on the Web

- Organisational and Managerial Issues

- Other e-Commerce Models and Applications

- Retailing in e-Commerce (e-Tailing)

- Social Issues for e-Commerce

- Supply Chain Management & e-Fulfilment

- Technical issues for e-Commerce

- The Future of e-Commerce

- The Future of e-Commerce Technologies

- The Regulatory Environment of e- Commerce

- Trust & Security for e-Commerce

- Web Advertising and Web Publishing

* Important Dates:

- Submission Deadline: 17 May 2004

- Notification to Authors: 13 September 2004

- Final Camera-Ready Submission and Early Registration: Until 20 September

- Late Registration: After 20 September 2004

- Conference: Lisbon, Portugal, 14 to 16 December 2004

* Conference Location

The conference will be held in Lisbon, Portugal.

* Secretariat


Rua Sao Sebastiao da Pedreira, 100, 3, 1050-209 Lisbon, Portugal

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* Scientific Committee

Conference & Programme Co-Chairs:

Nitya Karmakar, University of Western Sydney, Australia

Pedro Isaias, Universidade Aberta (Portuguese Open University), Portugal

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