Wednesday, July 05, 2006


Murcia, Spain, 5 to 8 October 2006
Deadline for submissions (second call): 28 July 2006

* co-organised by University of Murcia

* Keynote Speakers (confirmed):
Professor Katia Sycara, Director of the Intelligent Software Agents Lab, Carnegie Mellon University, USA
Professor Fausto Giunchiglia, Head of the Department of Information and Communication Technology, University of Trento, Italy

* Conference background and goals
The IADIS WWW/Internet 2006 conference aims to address the main issues of concern within WWW/Internet. WWW and Internet had a huge development in recent years. Aspects of concern are no longer just technical anymore but other aspects have aroused. This conference aims to cover both technological as well as non-technological issues related to these developments. Main tracks have been identified (see below). However innovative contributes that don’t fit into these areas will also be considered since they might be of benefit to conference attendees.

* 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 International Journal on WWW/Internet (ISSN: 1645-7641) and also in other selected 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 related to WWW/Internet are of interest. These include, but are not limited to the following areas:
- Accessibility
- Adaptive Web Systems
- Collaboration
- Computer-Mediated Communication
- Data Mining
- Database Planning and Development
- Digital Economy
- Digital Libraries and E-Publishing
- Distributed and Parallel Applications
- E-Business and E-Commerce
- E-Government
- E-Learning
- Electronic Data Interchange
- Quality, Evaluation and Assessment
- Extensible Languages
- Global Tendencies in WWW/Internet
- Groupware
- Human Computer Interaction
- Hypermedia
- Information Architectures
- Information Visualization
- Intelligent Agents
- Interfaces
- Internet & Customer Relationship Management
- Internet Payment Systems
- Internet Services
- Languages
- Metadata
- Multimedia
- Performance Issues
- Personalized Web Sites and Services
- Portal strategies
- Protocols and Standards
- Searching and Browsing
- Security Issues
- Semantic Web
- Social & Legal Issues
- Storage Issues
- System Integration
- Teaching and Learning Strategies
- Technology Innovation and Competitiveness
- Technology Management
- Technology Strategies
- Tele-Work
- WWW/Internet Applications
- WWW/Internet Case studies
- WWW/Internet Impacts
- Web Engineering
- Web Personalization
- Web Software
- Wireless Applications
- Ubiquitous Computing
- Usability
- User Modelling
- Virtual Communities
- Virtual Reality

* Important Dates:
- Submission Deadline (second call) - 28 July 2006
- Notification to Authors (second call) - 4 September 2006
- Final Camera-Ready Submission and Early Registration (first call)
- Until 26 June 2006
- Late Registration (first call) - After 26 June 2006
- Conference: Murcia, Spain, 5 to 8 October 2006

* Conference Location
The conference will be held in Murcia, Spain.
* Program Committee

Conference Co-Chairs
Pedro Isaias, Universidade Aberta (Portuguese Open University), Portugal
Inmaculada J. Martínez, Universidad de Murcia, Spain

Program Chair
Miguel Baptista Nunes, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Committee Members: *
* for committee list please refer to

* Conference Workshops
The conference will host several specialised workshops (information available at
- W1 - IADIS International Workshop in Understanding Social Aspects of Internet Computing 2006 (USAIC 2006)
- W2 - IADIS International Workshop on Risk Management of Internet Computing 2006 (RMIC2006)
- W3 - IADIS International Workshop on Web Services and the Future of Internet Computing 2006 (WSFIC 2006)
- W4 - IADIS International Workshop on Educational Internet Computing 2006 (EIC 2006)

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