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Subject: CFP: e-Commerce 2008 - submissions until 5 May

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-- CALL FOR PAPERS - Deadline for submissions (extension): 5 May 2008 --

IADIS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE e-COMMERCE 2008 Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 25 to 27 July 2008
part of the IADIS Multi Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems (MCCSIS 2008) Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 22 to 27 July 2008

* Keynote Speaker (confirmed):
Carlos Flavian, University of Zaragoza, Spain

* Conference background and goals
The IADIS e-Commerce 2008 conference is a major international event for researchers, 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 and applications as well as describe innovative projects are encouraged.

* Format of the Conference
The conference will comprise of invited talks and oral presentations. 
The proceedings of the conference will be published in the form of a book and CD-ROM with ISBN, and will be available also in the IADIS Digital Library ( 
The best paper authors will be invited to publish extended versions of their papers in the IADIS Journal on Computer Science and Information Systems (ISSN: 1646-3692).

* Types of submissions
Full and Short Papers, Reflection Papers, Posters/Demonstrations, Tutorials, Panels and Doctoral Consortium. 
All submissions are subject to a blind refereeing process.

* Topics related to e-Commerce are of interest. These include, but are not limited to the following areas: 

- e-Commerce Technology (Main area)
 - e-Business Applications and Software
 - Barriers to e-Business Adoption
 - Cryptography for enabling e-Commerce

- Online Management (Main area)
 - Knowledge Management
 - Managing Innovation
 - Marketing on the Web
 - e-Commerce Strategy & Implementation
 - Economics of e-Commerce
 - Internet payment systems
- Regulatory/Policy Issues (Main area)
 - Social Issues in e-Commerce
 - The Regulatory Environment of e-Commerce
 - Trust & Security Issues in e-Commerce

- Global e-Commerce (Main area)
 - e-Commerce in developing countries
 - Global e-Commerce
 - Infrastructure for e-Commerce 

- Online Business Models (Main area)
 - e-Logistics
 - e-Government
 - e-Procurement
 - e-Services
 - Business-oriented e-Commerce
 - Consumer-oriented e-Commerce
 - Web advertising and Web Publishing
 - Retailing in e-Commerce (e-Tailing)
 - Mobile Commerce
 - Supply Chain Management & e-Fulfilment
 - e-Communities
 - Multimedia and Webcasting on the Web  
 - Other e-Commerce Models and Applications  	

* Important Dates:
- Submission deadline (extension): 5 May 2008
- Notification to Authors: 26 May 2008
- Final Camera-Ready Submission and Early Registration: Until 16 June 2008
- Late Registration: After 16 June 2008
- Conference: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 25 to 27 July 2008

* Conference Location
The conference will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. 

* Secretariat
IADIS Secretariat - IADIS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE E-COMMERCE 2008 Rua Sao Sebastiao da Pedreira, 100, 3
1050-209 Lisbon, Portugal
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Web site:

* Program Committee 

e-Commerce 2008 Conference Program Chair Sandeep Krishnamurthy, University of Washington, USA

General MCCSIS Conference Co-Chairs:
Piet Kommers, University of Twente, The Netherlands Pedro Isaías, Universidade Aberta (Portuguese Open University), Portugal Nian-Shing Chen, National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan

Committee Members: *
* for committee list please refer to http://www.ecommerce-

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