Call For Papers


MEDES seeks contributions in the following areas:

  • Digital Ecosystem Infrastructure 
  • Data & Knowledge Management 
  • Computational and Collective Intelligence 
  • Semantic Computing
  • Software ecosystems for software engineering 
  • Big Data 
  • Services 
  • Trust, Security & Privacy 
  • Software Engineering 
  • Internet of Things and Intelligent Web 
  • Cyber Physical Systems 
  • Social and Collaborative Platforms 
  • Human-Computer Interaction 
  • Open Source 
  • Applications (Logistics, Energy, Healthcare, Environment, Smart Cities, Digital Humanities, Robotics, etc.) 
  • Complex Systems and Networks
Paper Submission Guidelines

Submissions must be in an electronic form as PDF format and should be uploaded using the conference website. The submitted paper should be at most 8 ACM single-space printed pages. Papers that fail to comply with length limit will be rejected. Submissions will be peer-reviewed by at least 3 peer reviewers. After the preliminary notification date, authors rebut by evidence and arguments all reviewer inquiries and their comments. Based on the rebuttal feedback, reviewers notify authors with the final decision. Selection criteria will include: relevance, significance, impact, originality, technical soundness, and quality of presentation. Preference will be given to submissions that take strong or challenging positions on important emergent topics related to Digital Ecosystems. At least one author should attend the conference to present the paper. The conference Proceedings will be published by ACM and indexed by the ACM Digital Library and DBLP. 

All papers should be submitted via Easychair.

Important Dates
  • Full Paper Submission: July 25th, 2022
  • Notification: September 20th, 2022
  • Camera-ready: September 27th, 2022
  • Registration: September 27th, 2022
  • Conference Dates: October 19-21, 2022
Hybrid Mode

The conference is organized in a Hybrid mode which allows for both on-site paper presentations and online presentations. The on-site part is the main mode of the hybrid conference. The online part is held for those participants who cannot travel to France or cannot get European visa.

MEDES 2022 @ Venice








Previous MEDES Editions
  • MEDES 2021, Hammamet, Tunisia, November 1-3, 2021
  • MEDES 2020, Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 2-4, 2020
  • MEDES 2019, Limassol, Cyprus, November 12-14, 2019
  • MEDES 2018, Tokyo, Japan, September 25-28, 2018
  • MEDES 2017, Bangkok, Thailand, November 7-10, 2017
  • MEDES 2016, Hendaye, France, November 2-4, 2016
  • MEDES 2015, Caraguatatuba/Sao Paulo, Brazil, October 25-29, 2015
  • MEDES 2014, Buraidha Al Qassim, KSA, September 15-17, 2014
  • MEDES 2013, Neumunster Abbey, Luxembourg, October 28-31, 2013
  • MEDES 2012, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, October 28-31, 2012
  • MEDES 2011, San Francisco, USA, November 21-23, 2011
  • MEDES 2010, Bangkok, Thailand, October 26-29, 2010
  • MEDES 2009, Lyon, France, October 27-30, 2009

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