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WIS 2020 - Call for Papers


WIs 2020 - Call for papers
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(WIS 2020)

26 - 28 August 2020, Turku Finland
Welcome to WIS 2020, which looks for innovations and fresh ideas in the cross-section of urban living, information society and health as understood in a wide sense. Starting in 2006, this is now the eighth conference in its series. WIS 2020 seeks high-quality contributions based both on scientific research and practical experience. The conference is multidisciplinary in nature, gives room for qualitative and quantitative analysis, empirical surveys, case studies as well as for conceptual work; thereby making WIS 2020 a perfect forum for exchange of information and ideas.
WIS 2020 Conference Themes
The overreaching theme of the conference is Fruits of Respect.

Issues of interest include but are not limited to:
· role of respect and similar assets in society and organizations
· measuring and defining respect in organizational and societal settings
· respect and health and social care delivery
· respect in information systems settings
· individual and respect
· showing respect to citizens, customers and patients
· case studies of organizational and societal failures caused by missing respect
· case studies documenting particular successes rooting in respectful behavior
· responsible research and innovation
· trust and respect in healthcare IS
· welfare systems' ethics
· ethical issues in eSociety
WIS 2020 Call for Papers

WIS 2020 will accept full-length manuscripts of 4000 – 5000 words.

All accepted full conference papers will be published in Springer series CCIS Communications in Computer and Information Science:

CCIS series
Conference proceedings of WIS 2018

Best papers, as further developed versions, will be published in two journals in autumn 2021:

Finnish Journal of eHealth and eWelfare
Journal website
Special issue of WIS 2018

International Journal of Telemedicine and Clinical Practices
Journal website
Special issue publication pending

The detailed submission guidelines will be published during December 2019 on the conference website: www.wis.fi

WIS 2020 Important dates
Deadline for submissions
Notification of acceptance
Final versions and author registration
If you do have any inquiries do not hesitate to contact us.Please feel free to circulate this further to potential interested recipients.

Looking forward to see you in Turku in August 2020!
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