Last CFP CLOSER 2016 – Int’l Conf. on Cloud Computing and Services Science (Rome/Italy)

The 6th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2016 – steering committee cordially invites you to submit a paper to the CLOSER 2016 Conference, to be held in Rome, Italy. The deadline for paper submission is scheduled for October 27, 2015.

CLOSER 2016 will be held in Rome, Italy, April 23 – 25, 2016.

The conference will be sponsored by the Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC) and held in cooperation with the ACM Special Interest Group on Management Information Systems (ACM SIGMIS). The conference is also technically co-sponsored by the IEEE CS CC STC and IEEE STC Cloud Computing. INSTICC is Member of the Workflow Management Coalition (WfMC) and Object Management Group (OMG).

We would like to highlight the presence of the following keynote speakers:
– Pierangela Samarati, Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
– Frank Leymann, University of Stuttgart, Germany
– Peter Sloot, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands; Complexity Institute Singapore, Singapore; ITMO St. Petersburg, Russian Federation
– Verena Kantere, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Submitted papers will be subject to a double-blind review process. All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISBN reference, on paper and on CD-ROM support.
The proceedings will be submitted for indexation by Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (ISI), INSPEC, DBLP, EI (Elsevier Index) and Scopus.
All papers presented at the conference venue will be available at the SCITEPRESS Digital Library ( SCITEPRESS is a member of CrossRef (

Best paper awards will be distributed during the conference closing session. Please check the website for further information (

Workshops, Special sessions, Tutorials as well as Demonstrations dedicated to other technical/scientific topics are also envisaged: companies interested in presenting their products/methodologies or researchers interested in holding a tutorial are invited to contact the conference secretariat. Workshop chairs and Special Session chairs will benefit from logistics support and other types of support, including secretariat and financial support, to facilitate the development of a valid idea.

CLOSER 2016 will be held in conjunction with CSEDU (8th International Conference on Computer Supported Education –, SMARTGREENS (5th International Conference on Smart Cities and Green ICT Systems –, WEBIST (12th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies –, VEHITS (2nd International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems –, IoTBD (International Conference on Internet of Things and Big Data) and COMPLEXIS (International Conference on Complex Information Systems- in Rome, Italy. Registration to CLOSER will enable free attendance to any sessions of CSEDU, SMARTGREENS, WEBIST, VEHITS, IoTBD, COMPLEXIS conferences  as a non-speaker.

Please check further details at the CLOSER conference website (