EDB 2016


The Sixth International Conference on Emerging Databases

  • Technologies, Applications, and Theory (EDB2016)

(Main theme: Emerging Data Science and Beyond)

Jeju Island, Jeju, KOREA
October 17 ~ 19, 2016

(Recent News : The special issues of METHOD Journal (SCI) and J. Data Mining
and Bioinformatics were invited)


The International Conference on Emerging Databases is an annual forum for exploring
technologies, novel applications, and research of emerging database fields. Using this forum, researchers and practitioners can exchange current issues, challenges, new technologies, and practical experiences. The sixth International Conference on Emerging Databases – Technologies, Applications, and Theory (EDB2016) will focus on data science, data mining, big data management and analytics, etc. which are taking much attraction from computer science in addition to many other fields. The EDB2016 will be held at Jeju Island, Jeju, Korea. Authors are invited to submit original and research papers addressing technical issues, solutions, and technologies in emerging database and data science areas. All submissions will be peer-reviewed by the members of the international program committee. All accepted papers will be published in the proceedings with an assigned ISBN number and also published
in the ACM Digital Library.

Related Topics:

The topics of interest for EDB2016 include (but are not limited to):

  • Data science and analytics
  • Data mining/knowledge discovery
  • Big data management and social media
  • Graph database and graph mining
  • Stream data management
  • Data warehousing
  • Information retrieval and text mining
  • Advanced database applications
  • NoSQL and MapReduce
  • Distributed, parallel and grid databases
  • Image/video retrieval and databases
  • Spatial data management
  • Databases for bioinformatics
  • Query processing and optimization
  • Transaction processing
  • High-dimensional and temporal database
  • Embedded and mobile databases
  • Privacy and secure databases


Original papers that have not been published previously or are not under review in other journals or conferences will be considered. All submitted papers will be evaluated according to their originality, significance, correctness, presentation, and relevance. Papers should be submitted as PDF file through EasyChair, http://www.easychair.org, which must be formatted according to the conference camera-ready format. The direct link for paper submission is
https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=emerging_db2016. Papers can be submitted as either regular or short papers. Regular papers are limited to 10 pages in ACM format and short papers limited to 4 pages (short papers can be presented at poster sessions). Accepted regular and short papers will be published in the conference proceedings and in ACM DIgital Library.

Award and Journal Sepcial Issues:

EDB2016 Best Paper/Poster Awards will be conferred at the conference to the authors of the best research/application papers. A set of selected papers will be invited for possible publication to the following international journals after revision and extension.

  • METHOD Journal (SCI)
  • J. of Data Mining and Bioinformatics (SCIE)

Important Dates:

  • Paper submission deadline : July 31, 2016 (extended new deadline)
  • Acceptance notification : September 1, 2016
  • Camera-ready upload due : September 17, 2016
  • Author registration due : September 20, 2016
  • Early-registration due : October 1, 2016
  • Conference dates : October 17 ~ 19, 2016

Organizing Committee Members (to be extended)

  • Honorary Co-Chairs:
    Bong-Hee Hong (Pusan Nat’l Univ., Korea)
    Young-Duk Lee (Korea Database, Korea)
  • General Co-Chairs:
    Jinho Kim (Kangwon Nat’l Univ., Korea)
    Young-Kuk Kim (Chungnam Nat’l Univ., Korea)
    Jame Geller (New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA)
  • Organizing Chair:
    Wookey Lee (Inha Univ., Korea)
    Xiaoyong Du (Renmin University of China, China)
    Atsuyuki Morishima (Univ. of Tsukuba, Japan)
  • Program Co-Chairs:
    Youngho Park (Sookmyung Women’s Univ., Korea)
    Wonik Choi (Inha University, Korea)
    Carson Leung (Univ. of Manitoba, Canada)
  • Publicity Co-Chairs:
    Sang-Wook Kim (Hanyang Univ., Korea)
    Sanghyun Park (Yonsei Univ., Korea)
    Jae-Soo Yoo (Chungbuk Nat’l Univ., Korea)
    Mukesh Mohania (IBM Research, India)
  • Publication Co-Chairs:
    Yang-Sae Moon (Kangwon Nat’l Univ., Korea)
    Woong-Ki Loh (Gachon Univ., Korea)
    Seal Lee (SUNY Korea, Korea)
    Robert Wrembel (Poznan University of Technology, Poland)
  • Workshop Co-Chairs:
    Min Song (Yonsei Univ., Korea)
    Jun-Ki Min (Korea Univ. of Technology & Education, Korea)
    Wendy Hui Wang (Stevens Institute of Technology, USA)
  • DBSW Chair:
    Jae-Gil Lee (KAIST, Korea)
    U Kang (Seoul Nat’l Univ., Korea)
    Aoying Zhou (East China Normal University)
  • Tutorial Co-Chairs:
    Hwan-Jo Yu (POSTECH, Korea)
    Jae-Woo Kang (Korea Univ., Korea)
    Sung-Won Jeong (Sokang Univ., Korea)
    Yasushi Sakurai (Kumamoto University, Japan)
  • Finance Co-Chairs:
    Duk-Hwan Kim (Inha Univ., Korea)
    Ha-Joo Song (Pukyong Univ., Korea)
    Yong-Tae Woo (Changwon Nat’l Univ., Korea)
    Chaokun Wang (Tsinghua University, China)
  • Registration Co-Chairs:
    Young-Koo Lee (Kyung Hee Univ., Korea)
    Jinseok Chae (Univ. of Incheon, Korea)
    Alfredo Cuzzocrea (University of Trieste, Italy)
  • Local Arrangement Co-Chairs:
    Han-Joon Kim (Univ. of Seoul, Korea)
    Aziz Nasridinov (Chungbuk National University, Korea)
  • Web Co-Chairs:
    Chulyun Kim (Sookmyung Women’s Univ., Korea)
    Nidhi R. Arora (Lancaster University, India)

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