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EAI International Workshop on Smart City Experimental and Digital Business Development Platforms

November 29–30, 2017 | Helsinki, Finland

Call for Papers

29-30 November 2017

Helsinki, Finland


Topics of interest

Authors are invited to submit complete unpublished papers, which are not under review in any other confrere or journal in the following but not limited to, topic areas:
Experimental, testing platforms, test beds and Living Labs for Smart Cites. Experiences, trends, interconnection. (Session A)
Experimental platforms for Smart Cities technologies and systems
System architecture of experimental platforms including openness, federation, scalability 
Testing platforms
IoT, 5G, Future internet experimental platforms and projects
Virtual Living Labs
City as Lab
Cross border Living Labs platforms
Smart Cities domains experimental facilities (environment, health, security, infrastructure)  
Digital business development platforms and growth environments
Interfaces with smart city existing urban systems or components through standard APIs
Economic, organizational, security  and legal aspects of experimental, testing and demonstration faculties
Connectivity, federation and virtualization technologies (Session B)
Federation of test beds and experimental platforms
Connectivity and federation of remote faculties
Integration with large scale networks
Virtual Living Labs
Service platforms (Session C)
Shared application development platforms  
Public e-services experimental platform
Citizens participation and tools 
Living Labs and experimental platforms as source of experimental realistic data on Smart Cities techno-social-economic systems  (Session D)
Crowdsourcing experimental platforms
Internet and mobile network platforms for experimental data collection
Models , ocietal, behavioral, economic, system research results and models validation with the experimental data to support innovation, new services and business models




Important dates

Full Paper Submission deadline
31 July 2017
Notification and Registration opens
4 September 2017
Camera-ready deadline
1 October 2017

Highlights and Publications:


The event is endorsed by the European Alliance for Innovation, a leading community-based organisation devoted to the advancement of innovation in the field of ICT.

Accepted papers will be submitted for publication in Springer's LNICST series and will appear in the SpringerLink, one of the largest digital libraries online that covers a variety of scientific disciplines, as well as in EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Proceedings are submitted for inclusion to the leading indexing services: EI, ISI Thomson's Scientific and Technical Proceedings at Web of Science, Scopus, CrossRef, Google Scholar, DBLP, as well as EAI's own EU Digital Library (EUDL).

Accepted authors will be invited to submit an extended version of their work through one of the following EAI endorsed publications