WIS 2018 Call for Papers
University of Turku and the Baltic Region Healthy Cities Association organize the seventh Well-Being in the Information Society (WIS) 2018 conference in Turku, Finland 27-29. August 2018.
See more on WIS 2018 in www.wis.fi
The overreaching topic of the 2018 conference is
WIS 2018 – Fighting inequalities
We want to focus on sustainable systemic solutions to urban health problems and issues in this year’s conference, giving priority to multidisciplinary contributions. Issues of interest include but are not limited to:
- Health inequalities
- Health system differences
- Health and digital divide
- Sustainable e- and m-health
- Public-private partnerships in health
- Safe working environment
- Digital workplace
- Ubiquitous work
- Social inequalities
- Segmentation and polarization of society
- Barriers and drivers of health and social equality
- Inclusive system design
- Promises of digitalization for well-being
- Digital Divide
- Developing and maintaining health systems
FORMATS AND PUBLICATIONS
All accepted conference papers will be published in Springer series CCIS (Communications in Computer and Information Science).
Take a look at the WIS 2016 proceedings: http://www.springer.com/la/book/9783319446714
Best papers as further developed versions are published also in a special Issue of International Journal of Telemedicine and Clinical Practices: http://www.inderscience.com/jhome.php?jcode=ijtmcp
Papers are in two forms: full papers and abstracts. Contributions in both categories are submitted in ready form. Please submit your paper through the link in the conference website www.wis.fi
Deadline for submission 31.03.2018
Notification of acceptance 10.05.2018
Final versions and author registration 10.06.2018
University of Turku and Baltic Region Healthy Cities Association – WHO Collaborating Centre for Healthy Cities and Urban Health in the Baltic Region in co-operation with Åbo Akademi University, Turku University of Applied Sciences and the Finnish National Institute for Health and Welfare.
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Looking forward to see you in Turku in August 2018!