Submit a Paper to the International Journal of E-Planning Research (IJEPR)

Published Quarterly. Est. 2012.

The International Journal of E-Planning Research (IJEPR) is a peer-reviewed international quarterly journal that publishes original theoretical and innovative empirical research on the many aspects of the emerging interdisciplinary area of urban e-planning. The journal is mainly focused on urban e-planning theory, history, methods, ethics, best practices, urban e-planning pedagogy, future developments, and on the software technology associated with urban e-planning.

ISSN: 2160-9918|EISSN: 2160-9926|DOI: 10.4018/IJEPR
The Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of E-Planning Research (IJEPR) would like to invite you to consider submitting a manuscript for inclusion in this scholarly journal. The following describes the mission, coverage, and guidelines for submission to IJEPR

Mission

The mission of International Journal of E-Planning Research (IJEPR) is to provide scholars, researchers, students and urban and regional planning practitioners with analytical and theoretically informed empirical research on e-planning, as well as evidence on best-practices of e-planning, in both urban and regional planning fields. The journal aims to establish itself as a reference for information on e-planning issues. The International Journal of E-Planning Research is committed to provide a forum for an international exchange of ideas on urban e-planning research and practice.


Coverage

Topics to be discussed in this journal include (but are not limited to) the following:


Functional dimensions of Urban e-Planning
• E-planning and culture, leisure and tourism
• E-planning and disability
• E-planning and digital divide
• E-planning and disasters management
• E-planning and education
• E-planning and environment
• E-planning and ethnicity
• E-planning and gender
• E-planning and health
• E-planning and housing
• E-planning and low carbon urban development
• E-planning and social issues
• E-planning and universal design
• E-planning and urban e-marketing
• E-planning and urban economic development
• E-planning and urban governance
• E-planning and urban infrastructures
• E-planning in developing countries
• Smart cities and smart Urban e-Planning
• Urban and metropolitan government reform through e-planning

Future e-planning
• Future directions for Urban e-Planning
• Innovations and best practices in Urban e-Planning

Organization, Technology, Methods
• Augmented Reality in Urban e-Planning
• Citizen Science in Urban e-Planning
• Citizen e-participation in urban planning
• Complexity and wicked problems in Urban e-Planning
• Crowdsourcing in Urban e-Planning
• Digital augmented reality and citizen engagement in Urban e-Planning
• E-planning and visualization
• E-planning benchmarking
• E-planning data collection
• E-planning data management (data analysis, data storage)
• E-planning evaluation
• E-planning monitoring
• E-planning online communication and dissemination
• Games as visualization and participatory tools in Urban e-Planning
• Games and idea generation in participatory Urban e-Planning
• Geodesign and the planning of natural end virtual environments
• Internet of Things in Urban e-Planning
• Landscape Virtual Modeling
• Living Labs in Urban e-Planning
• Mobile applications and sensors for Urban e-Planning
• Online decision support models in Urban e-Planning
• Online indicator tools and Urban e-Planning
• Online data portals and Urban e-Planning
• Organizational and human factors in Urban e-Planning
• Participatory and emotional mapping
• Participatory Geoweb and Urban e-Planning
• Participatory e-activism in Urban e-Planning
• Planning 3.0
• Qualitative online research methods for Urban e-Planning
• Quantitative online research methods for Urban e-Planning
• Scenarios and prospective methods in Urban e-planning
• Social media and citizen engagement in Urban e-Planning
• Software technology for Urban e-Planning
• Spatial Big Data and Data Mining in Urban e-Planning
• Spatial Open Data and Participatory Urban e-Planning
• Strategic Urban e-Planning methods
• Surveillance and Security in the e-City
• Technology pitfalls in Urban e-Planning projects
• 3D cadastral systems in Urban e-Planning
• Virtual 3D Urban models
• Virtual reality environments in Urban e-Planning
• Volunteered Geographic Information in Urban e-Planning
• Volunteered Geographic Information for disaster management
• Web-based public participation in Urban e-Planning

Theory, History and Ethics of E-Planning
• Data protection and citizens’ privacy in Urban e-Planning
• E-planning and human rights
• Ethics in Urban e-Planning
• History of Urban e-Planning (adoption and impact of e-planning)
• Theories of Urban e-Planning (modern and post-modern planning theories)
• Trust in Urban e-Planning


Submission

Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished articles will be considered. INTERESTED AUTHORS MUST CONSULT THE JOURNAL’S GUIDELINES FOR MANUSCRIPT SUBMISSIONS at http://www.igi-global.com/journals/guidelines-for-submission.aspx PRIOR TO SUBMISSION. All article submissions will be forwarded to at least 3 members of the Editorial Review Board of the journal for double-blind, peer review. Final decision regarding acceptance/revision/rejection will be based on the reviews received from the reviewers. All submissions must be forwarded electronically.


All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:

All inquiries regarding IJEPR should be directed to the attention of:

Carlos Nunes Silva
Editor-in-Chief
International Journal of E-Planning Research (IJEPR)
E-mail: cs@campus.ul.pt