The Department has actively participated in organising a number of conferences & workshops.
The 1st International Workshop on Pervasive Welfare Solutions (PWS17) provides an international forum on the latest technologies and research in the field of Pervasive Welfare. Currently, we can utilise RFID tag technologies to indicate security; we can use biometric techniques within both health and security to check for well-being, subsequently, the future for pervasive welfare is very bright. Find out more
The aim of this workshop is to bring together researchers and practitioners from academia and industry to discuss and advance the state of the art in the development and security of applications utilising Cloud Computing. Find out more
There is broad consensus in the field of IR that search is complex in many use cases and applications, both on the Web and in domain specific collections, and both professionally and in our daily life. Yet our understanding of complex search tasks, in comparison to simple look up tasks, is fragmented at best. Find out more
CLEF 2014 is the fifth CLEF conference continuing the popular CLEF campaigns which have run since 2000 contributing to the systematic evaluation of information access systems, primarily through experimentation on shared tasks. Find out more
The third International Workshop on Technologies and Applications for Smart-Cities (I-TASC) will be co-hosted with the 8th edition of NGMAST at Oxford, UK between 10th-12th September 2014 (http://www.ngmast.com) . It intends to facilitate an inter-disciplinary ambience for researchers, developers and industry to discuss the Smart-City drivers with issues that concern the Smart Technologies, its Management, Security concerns and Service creation to realise Smart City Experience. Find out more