Call for Papers

The 30th IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (IEEE CBMS2017) will be held at Research Dissemination Center of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, from Thursday 22nd to Saturday 24th of June 2017. Attracting a worldwide audience, CBMS is the premier conference for computer-based medical systems, providing a mechanism for the exchange of ideas and technologies between academic and industrial scientists. The scientific program of IEEE CBMS 2017 will consist of regular and special track sessions with technical contributions reviewed and selected by an international programme committee, as well as, keynote talks and tutorials given by leading experts in their fields.

We solicit submissions on previously unpublished research work. Example areas include but are not limited to:

  • Open Data Analysis and Medical Knowledge Discovery
  • Knowledge Representation
  • Decision Support, Intelligent systems, Recommendation Systems
  • Linked Data, Big Data, Analytics and Everywhere Data Management
  • Systems Integration and Security
  • Biomedical Signal and Image Processing and Machine Vision
  • Clinical and Healthcare Services Research
  • Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) in Healthcare
  • Technology Enhanced Medical Education, Big educational data analytics and decision making
  • Learning materials and personalized learning
  • Robotics, Intelligent Medical Devices and Smart Technologies
  • Bioinformatics, Neuroinformatics
  • Personalisation and adaptation issues from Big, Open and Linked Data.
  • Active and healthy ageing systems and data analytics


Paper submission guidelines

Authors are invited to submit their original contributions before the deadline (January 30, 2017). Papers should be submitted electronically using the EasyChair  online submission system:

Each contribution must be prepared following the two-column format and should not exceed the length of 6 (six) Letter-sized pages;  the authors may use LaTeX or Microsoft Word templates when preparing their drafts. Papers must be submitted in PDF format, with fonts embedded.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed by at least three reviewers. Each accepted paper should be presented by one of the authors and accompanied by at least one full registration fee payment, to guarantee publication in the proceedings. At least one author must pay the registration fee before Apr 23rd for each accepted paper.

Authors kit 

Important dates

Paper submission due January 30, 2017
Paper submission due January 30, 2017
Notification of acceptance for papers March 20, 2017
Final camera-ready paper due April 13, 2017
Early registration deadline April 23, 2017
CBMS symposium days June 22-24, 2017

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