Last Call for Papers

4th International Symposium on Modelling and Implementation of Complex Systems // May 7-8, 2016 // Constantine, Algeria

Aims and scope

After the success of the previous editions of MISC symposium (MISC 2010, MISC 2012, MISC 2014), the MISC laboratory at University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri organizes the fourth edition of this symposium (MISC 2016) from 7 to 8, May 2016 in Constantine 2 University, Algeria. This symposium is intended as a tradition offering open forum and meeting space for researchers working in the field of complex systems science. This edition proposes two tracks: Software Engineering and Distributed Systems and Softcomputing.

Tracks

1. Software Engineering and Distributed Systems

  • Requirements elicitation and specification
  • Software and systems integration
  • Software testing and maintenance
  • Model-driven engineering
  • Software and systems quality
  • Software and information security
  • Service-oriented software engineering
  • Integration of formal methods into software engineering
  • Model transformation
  • Distributed architectures
  • Cloud applications and Big Data
  • GIS
  • Mobile technologies and applications
  • Ambient intelligence and digital ecosystems
  • Agents and multi-agent systems
  • Communication networks and protocols
2. Softcomputing

  • Emergent systems
  • Artificial life
  • Membrane computing
  • Computing with words
  • Metaheuristics
  • Hybrid approaches
  • Quantum computing
  • Bioinformatics
  • Web intelligence
  • Business information systems
  • Knowledge management
  • Pattern recognition
  • Traffic and transportation system
  • Text Mining
  • Data Mining
  • Computer vision

Submission

Authors are invited to submit a full paper by February 7th, 2016 (firm deadline). Paper submissions should be 16 pages maximum in Springer LNCS format (including text, figures, references and appendices).

All accepted papers will be published by Springer in the just launching new Springer proceedings books series Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems (LNNS).

Best selected papers will be invited to be extended and considered for publication in several issues published in renowned journals: IJECE, IJIEI, IJM, IJCVR, JPDC.

All details are in the "Instructions for Authors" section.

Honorary Chairs

  • Mohamed Elhadi Latreche, Rector of University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri
  • Zaidi Sahnoun, Dean of the NTIC Faculty, University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri

General Chairs

  • Salim Chikhi, University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri
  • Abdelmalek Amine, University of Saida

Steering Committee

  • Allaoua Chaoui, University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri
  • Salim Chikhi, University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri
  • Mohamed Khireddine Kholladi, University of El Oued
  • Djamel Eddine Saïdouni, University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri

Invited Speakers

Organizing Committee Chairs

  • Mourad Bouzenada
  • Chaker Mezioud

Organizing Committee

  • Saïd Labed
  • Raida Elmansouri
  • Ilhem Kitouni
  • Kamel Houari
  • Redouane Nouara
  • Fayçal Bachtarzi
  • Ahmed Chawki Chaouche
  • Sofiane Chemaa

Publication Chairs

  • Ahmad Taher Azar, Benha University, Egypt
  • Nabil Belala
  • Hacène Belhadef
  • Amer Draâ
  • Abdesselem Layeb

Publicity and Sponsor Chairs

  • Abdelkrim Bouramoul
  • Mohamed Gharzouli

Program Committee Chairs

  • Allaoua Chaoui, University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri
  • Djamel Eddine Saïdouni, University of Constantine 2 - Abdelhamid Mehri

Program Committee

  • Sihem Abbassen, MISC Laboratory, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Abdelkrim Abdelli, LSI Laboratory, USTHB, Algeria
  • Nabil Absi, Ecole des mines, Saint -Etienne, France
  • Abdelkader Adla, University of Oran 1, Algeria
  • Othmane Ait Mohamed, Concordia University, Canada
  • Abdelkrim Amirat, University of Souk Ahras, Algeria
  • Baghdad Atmani, University of Oran, Algeria
  • Mohamed Chaouki Babahenini, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Abdelmalik Bachir, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Amar Balla, ESI, Algiers, Algeria
  • Mohamed Chaouki Batouche, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Kamel Barkaoui, CNAM, Paris, France
  • Faiza Belala, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Nabil Belala, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Ghalem Belalem, University of Oran 1, Algeria
  • Hacène Belhadef, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Fouzia Benchikha, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Djamel Benmerzoug, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Mohamed Benmohammed, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Djamal Bennouar, Saad Dahlab University, Algeria
  • Hammadi Bennoui, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Azeddine Bilami, University of Batna, Algeria
  • Salim Bitam, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Karim Bouamrane, University of Oran, Algeria
  • Djalel Eddine Boubiche, University of Batna, Algeria
  • Samia Boucherkha, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Rachid Boudour, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Mahmoud Boufaida, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Zizette Boufaida, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Kamel Boukhalfa, USTHB, Algiers, Algeria
  • Zineddine Bouras, EPST, Annaba, Algeria
  • Elbey Bourennane, University of Bourgogne, Dijon, France
  • Mourad Bouzenada, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Rachid Chalal, ESI, Algiers, Algeria
  • Foudil Cherif, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Mohamed Amine Chikh, University of Tlemcen, Algeria
  • Abdellah Chouarfia, University USTO, Oran, Algeria
  • Merouane Debbah, CentraleSupelec, France
  • Pierre De SaquiSannes, ISAE, Toulouse, France
  • Lynda Dib, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Noureddine Djedi, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Karim Djemame, University of Leeds, UK
  • Mahieddine Djoudi, University of Poitiers, France
  • Amer Draa, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Khalil Drira, LAAS, Toulouse, France
  • Amal El Fallah-Seghrouchni, University of Paris 6, France
  • Zakaria Elberrichi, University of Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria
  • Sami Faiz, ISAMM, Tunisia
  • Imed Riadh Farah, ISAMM, Tunisia
  • Nadir Farah, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Kamel Mohamed Faraoun, University of Sidi Belabbes, Algeria
  • Djamel Fekki, Miracle Laboratory, University of Sfax, Tunisia
  • Djamel Gaceb, University of Boumerdes, Algeria
  • Mohamed Mohcen Gammoudi, ISAMM, Tunisia
  • Salim Ghanemi, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Mohamed Gharzouli, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Nacira Ghoualmi, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Said Ghoul, Philadelphia University, Jordan
  • Djamila Hamdadou, University of Oran, Algeria
  • Youcef Hammal, USTHB, Algeria
  • Redha Mohamed Hammou, University of Saida, Algeria
  • Sofiane Hamrioui, Haute-Alsace University, Mulhouse, France
  • Jean Michel Ilié, University of Paris 6, France
  • Laid Kahloul, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Okba Kazar, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Elhilali Kerkouche, University of Jijel, Algeria
  • Tarek Khadir, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Hamamache Kheddouci, University of Lyon1, France
  • Mohamed Fayçal Khelfi, University of Oran 1, Algeria
  • Kamel Khoualdi, University of King Abdulaziz, Djeddah, KSA
  • Mohamed Tahar Kimour, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Nouredine Lachachi, University of Oran 1, Algeria
  • Yacine Lafifi, University of Guelma, Algeria
  • Slimane Larabi, USTHB, Algeria
  • Mohamed Tayeb Laskri, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Abdesselem Layeb, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Ali Lemouari, University of Jijel, Algeria
  • Ramdane Maâmri, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Latifa Mahdaoui, USTHB, Algeria
  • Mimoun Malki, University of Sidi Bel Abbes, Algeria
  • Smaine Mazouzi, University of Skikda, Algeria
  • Kamel Eddine Melkemi, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • El Kamel Merah, University of Khenchela, Algeria
  • Salah Merniz, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Hayet-Farida Merouani, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Souham Meshoul, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Djamel Meslati, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Belhadri Messabih, University USTO, Oran, Algeria
  • Chaker Mezioud, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Abdelouaheb Moussaoui, University UFAS Setif, Algeria
  • Smail Niar, University of Valenciennes, France
  • Salima Ouadfel, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Mathieu Roche, CIRAD, Montpellier, France
  • Paolo Rosso, Polyitechnics University of Valencia, Spain
  • Zaidi Sahnoun, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Larbi Sekhri, University of Oran, Algeria
  • Abdelhak-Djamel Seriai, University of Montpellier II, France
  • Hamid Seridi, University of Guelma, Algeria
  • Hassina Seridi, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Yahya Slimani, ISAMM, Tunisia
  • Noria Taghezout, Ahmed Ben Bella University, Oran 1, Algeria
  • Hicham Talbi, AEK University, Constantine, Algeria
  • Souad Taleb Zouggar, University of Oran 1, Algeria
  • Said Talhi, University of Batna, Algeria
  • Thouraya Tebibel, ESI, Algiers, Algeria
  • Sadek Labib Terissa, University of Biskra, Algeria
  • Chouki Tibermacine, University of Montpelier II, France
  • Salah Toumi, University of Annaba, Algeria
  • Belabbas Yagoubi, University of Oran, Algeria
  • Nacer Eddine Zarour, University of Constantine 2, Algeria
  • Tewfik Ziadi, University of Paris 6, France
  • Abdelmadjid Zidani, University of Batna, Algeria
  • Important dates:

    • Paper submission: February 7, 2016 (firm)
    • Notification of acceptance/rejection: March 3, 2016
    • Final version due: March 7, 2016
    • Symposium days: May 7-8, 2016

    Instructions for Authors

    Authors are invited to submit a full paper by February 7th, 2016 (firm deadline). Paper submissions should be 16 pages maximum in Springer LNCS format (including text, figures, references and appendices). LNCS templates (for LaTeX and MS Word) and formatting instructions can be found here.

    Submitted papers must be unpublished and not considered for publication elsewhere. Submissions will undergo a rigorous review process handled by the Program Committee. Papers must be written in English.

    All accepted papers will be published by Springer in the just launching new Springer proceedings books series Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems (LNNS): More details.

    Best selected papers will be invited to be extended and considered for publication in several issues published in renowned journals:

    • International Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE), ISSN: 2088-8708, a SCOPUS indexed Journal (Website)
    • International Journal of Intelligent Engineering Informatics (IJIEI), ISSN online: 1758-8723, ISSN print: 1758-8715, Inderscience Publishers (Website)
    • International Journal of Metaheuristics (IJM), ISSN online: 1755-2184, ISSN print: 1755-2176, Inderscience Publishers (Website)
    • International Journal of Computational Vision and Robotics (IJCVR), ISSN online: 1752-914X ISSN print: 1752-9131, Inderscience Publishers (Website)
    • Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, ISSN: 0743-7315, Elsevier (Website)

    Only electronic submissions in PDF format through the EasyChair submission site: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=misc2016 will be considered.

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