19th International Database Engineering & Applications Symposium

IDEAS '15 would be hosted by Keio University

Yokohoma, Japan .

July 13-15, 2015



Call for Participation

This event is over, please see the CFP etc for IDEAS16 here!



The annual IDEAS conference is a top international forum for data engineering researchers, practitioners, developers, and application users to explore revolutionary ideas and results, and to exchange techniques, tools, and experiences.


We invite participation of all interested in this meeting which provides an insight into original research contributions relating to all aspects of database engineering defined broadly, and particularly topics of emerging interest describing work on integrating new technologies into products and applications, on experiences with existing and novel techniques, and on the identification of unsolved challenges.


Registration for participation is through ConfSys. Please see instruction in General Registration



Tracks (Targeted Session)


This year, we have organized the following special tracks along with the main event(General pool). For details of a track, please consult the repective web page below.

BIG data


Business Intelligence and Data Mining applications


Privacy-enhancing Technologies for Data Management


Important Dates

February 15, 2015: Track Proposal 
April 19, March 29, 2015: Papers submission extended deadline 
May 15, 2014: Grad Poster submission deadline - use IDEAS15P event

June  15, 2015: Deadline for early registration

Please consult the guides (in the right hand margin and the web pages in the left hand margin)
for FAQ, submission guidelines, fee schedule, local information, author kit for final version
of accepted submissions.
June 1, 2015: Notification of acceptance June 29, 2015: Camera-ready deadline
--------------------------------------------------------------------------- Note to authors(except poster authors) who have issues with travel due to concern regarding carbon dioxide foot print, travel budget restrictions or last minute personal issues: Even though it would be a shame not to be able to meet your colleagues, we would allow the possibility of making remote presentation via appropriate pre-recorded media uploaded(presentation with audio narration) to ConfSys and availability on Firefox hello or skype to interact with those present in Keio University. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------

Invited Speakers



Conference Publication

The conference proceedings will be published by ACM in their digital library; the ISBN assigned by ACM to IDEAS15 is: 978-1-4503-3414-3
A version of the proceedings to be distributed to the conference attendees would be prepared by BytePress.



Organized by

Concordia University, Montreal, Canada; Keio University, Yokohoma, Japan; with the cooperation of ACM, and

Program Chair: Motomichi Toyama, Keio University,

General Chair: Bipin C. Desai, Concordia University,



IDEAS15 Program Committee






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Keio University
The Database Society of Japan