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PNC 2015 Annual Conference and Joint Meetings

Main Theme: Taking Data into the Public Domain
Time: September 27-29, 2015 (Sunday - Tuesday)
Venue: University of Macau

It is with great pleasure to announce the 2015 Pacific Neighborhood Consortium (PNC) Annual Conference and Joint Meetings will take place at the University of Macau. The conference will be held between September 27th to September 29th. The main theme this year is: "Taking Data into the Public Domain." Submission Topics Include but Not Limited to:

(1)  Taking Data into the Public Domain:

    • Knowledge Representation and Processing
    • Sensibility/Sensitivity
    • Geographic Information System (GIS)
    • Data Mining
    • Visualization
    • Semantic Web
    • Ontology
    • Metadata
    • Database
    • Linked Open Data
    • Data Science and Data Intelligence

(2)  Digital Humanities:

    • Digital Museums
    • Digital Libraries
    • Digital Archives
    • Archaeology
    • Linguistics
    • Area Studies
    • Cultural Heritage
    • Literature
    • Spatial History  

(3)  Cultural Heritages of Macao and the Neighboring Regions

    • Min-Nan Culture Studies
    • Archives and Materials of the Macao Diocese

(4)  Crosscutting Concerns:

    • Intellectual Property and Copyright
    • Security
    • Privacy
    • Ethics
    • Biodiversity
    • Conservation Science
    • Sustainability
    • Climate Change

(5)  Interconnected Society:

    • e-Learning
    • Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)
    • Social Media
    • Social Network
    • Digital Divide
    • Digital Communication and Social Impact
    • Smart City
    • Internet of Things (IOT)
    • Other Big Data Applications

*Important Dates:



Submission Deadline.



Acceptance Notification