Conference in Zurich on Pervasive Computing: Aug 26-28

From: Amara Graps (
Date: Thu Jan 31 2002 - 14:32:07 MST

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From: Pervasive 2002 <>
Date: Sat, 26 Jan 2002 14:21:56 +0100
Subject: Conference in Zurich on Pervasive Computing

       Second Call for Papers: SUBMISSION DEADLINE FEBRUARY 22, 2002
  Electronic Submissions now open. See

          International Conference on Pervasive Computing
                          PERVASIVE 2002

                        August 26-28, 2002
                     ETH Zurich, Switzerland
             Organized by IBM Research and ETH Zurich

The objective of this conference will be to present, discuss, and
explore latest technical developments in the emerging field of pervasive
computing as well as potential future directions and issues. Leaving
aside low-level hardware and transmission technology topics as well as
peripheral socio-economic aspects, the conference will focus on technical
infrastructure and application issues. It will include presentations,
panel discussions, short paper sessions, and demos on subjects like:

- System architectures and platforms for pervasive computing
- Middleware and pervasive computing infrastructures
- Mobile, wireless, and wearable technologies
- Innovative small computing and intelligent devices
- Emerging applications and mobile business issues
- Scenarios for information appliances
- Service discovery protocols
- Content distribution and delivery
- User interfaces for invisible and embedded computing
- Context awareness
- Security and privacy issues

GENERAL CHAIR: Mahmoud Naghshineh, IBM Research
PROGRAM CHAIR: Friedemann Mattern, ETH Zurich
  Emile Aarts, Philips Research Arndt Bode, TU Munich
  Gaetano Borriello, Univ. of Wash./Intel Dave DeRoure, Univ. of Southampton
  Oliver Haase, Bell Labs Research Stefan Hild, IBM Research
  Dirk Husemann, IBM Research Pertti Huuskonen, Nokia
  Alan Jones, AT&T Laboratories Cambridge Kazuhiko Kato, Univ. of Tsukuba
  Tim Kindberg, HP Laboratories Kazushi Kuse, IBM Research
  Gerald Maguire, KTH Stockholm Joachim Posegga, SAP Research
  Apratim Purakayastha, IBM Research Jun Rekimoto, Sony
  Kurt Rothermel, University of Stuttgart Larry Rudolph, MIT
  Bernt Schiele, ETH Zurich Bill Schilit, Xerox PARC
  Roy Want, Intel Research

Important dates: PAPER SUBMISSIONS DEADLINE: February 22, 2002
                      NOTIFICATIONS TO AUTHORS: April 23, 2002

Proceedings will be published by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes in
Computer Science Series. A best paper award and best student paper award,
each in the amount of 500 Euros, will be granted for outstanding
contributions. Advice for authors and instructions for submissions may be
found at

           For more information see

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