Calls for Papers (special): International Journal of Information Technologies and Systems Approach (IJITSA)


Special Issue On: Smart Media Contents for Cyber-Society

Submission Due Date
10/31/2018

Guest Editors
Prof. Hoon Ko, Chosun University, Gwangju, S. Korea
Prof. Libor Měsíček, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University, Ústí and Labem, Czech Republic
Prof. Goreti Marreiros, Departamento Engenharia Informática Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto, Porto, Portugal
Prof. Lidia Ogiela, AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland

Introduction
The Special Issue named ‘Smart Social Media Contents(SSMC) for Cyber-Society’ focuses on the driven work that examines the mutually influential relationship between human and human, human and smart device and smart device and smart devices in cyber-society, which based on smart city. Now, Fourth Industrial Revolutions (4IR) are approaching us with new contents paradigm. New social media contents will be also used in 4IR by adapting its environmental devices. Intelligent Social Media Contents (ISMC) for 4IR describes the collection of WEB/APP and also 4IR devices such as IoT, Drone, Smart Vehicle and so on, which are mobile-based technologies that mediate human and cyber-society via network. ISMC enables individuals, groups and communities to share information, to collaborate or to play. Intelligent Social media research for cyber-society has become critical as the role of networks and 4IR technologies become an anchor for change in societies as well as business domain of contents. The main objective of this special issue is to cover the best practices and insights from academic and industrial area to support the effective use of intelligent social media contents and to know how its impacts their behavior and social performance. The papers are expected to identify the key feature of intelligent social media contents, unveil psychological and behavioral factors underlying the diffusion and growth of social media, address economic and organizational/societal impacts of social media, and explore different ways to manage user-generated data for effective business/social analyses. The special issue also expects to demonstrate innovative methods of handling data from digital and intelligent social media contents to analyze business/social implications.

Objective
This special issue aims at promoting and disseminating the recent advances in the field of Smart Media Contents for Cyber-Society, both at academic and industry level, with a special focus on dynamicity and scalability issues.

Recommended Topics
Topics to be discussed in this special issue include (but are not limited to) the following:
 Challenges and opportunities of ISMC
 Model driven architecture and Meta-modeling for ISMC
 The value of ISMC to the society
 Cooperation with social media
 Big data, intelligence information processing, information security of ISMC
 Convergence / complex contents, smart learning
 Culture design, universal design, UI/UX, interaction design and information theory
 Design management, design marketing, design methodology and design theory
 Media convergence, convergence/complex media and digital signage
 Storytelling and production creation / transporting / publishing / marketing of media contents
 Social media and collective intelligence for ISMC
Social media data analytics

Submission Procedure
Researchers and practitioners are invited to submit papers for this special theme issue on Smart Media Contents for Cyber-Society before October 31th, 2018. All submissions must be original and may not be under review by another publication. INTERESTED AUTHORS SHOULD CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/Files/AuthorEditor/guidelinessubmission.pdf. All submitted papers will be reviewed on a double-blind, peer review basis. Papers must follow APA style for reference citations.

All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:
Prof. Hoon Ko
Lead Guest Editor
International Journal of Information Technologies and Systems Approach (IJITSA)
E-mail: dr.hoonko@gmail.com