department of informatics

Third International Conference on eDemocracy and eGovernment (ICEDEG 2016)


The Information Systems Research Gorup at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland cooperates with different Universities in Latin America and Europe to organize these series of international conferences.

Call for Papers

The Third International Conference on e-Democracy & e-Government (ICEDEG 2015) addresses the main issues of web-based knowledge management for society and science. It covers technical and non-technical aspects of eSociety, eGovernance, eParticipation, eDemocracy, eGovernment and eHealth, among others. Research papers as well as case studies are of interest in the following areas (but are not limited to):

  • eSociety
    • Collaborative Learning
    • Data & Opinion Mining
    • eLearning Platforms and MOOCs
    • eEducation
    • Smart Cities
    • User acceptance
    • User interfaces
    • Web-based Learning Communities
  • eGovernance
    • IT Governance
    • New Public Management
    • Tele-Centers
  • eParticipation
    • Collaborative Working Environments
    • eCollaboration
    • eCommunity.
    • Expert Systems and Decision Support
    • Public Memory
    • Political Controling
  • eDemocracy
    • Electronic identity, identity management
    • Electronic signature
    • eElection
    • eVoting
    • Public Key Infrastructure
    • Security, Privacy and Ethics
  • eGovernment
    • Big Data for eGovernment
    • Cloud Computing for eGovernment
    • Cloud Services for eGovernment
    • eAdministration
    • eGovernment Architecture
    • Geographical information systems (GIS)
    • Open Government
    • Open Data
    • Open source solutions for eGovernment
    • Public Websites
    • Policy Issues
    • Security, Privacy and Ethics
    • Semantic Web and Ontologies
    • Smart Government
  • eHealth
    • Demand and Disease Management
    • Data Security Issues
    • eHealth services 
    • eMedicine
    • eHealth Policy and Practice
    • eHealthcare Strategies and Provision
    • Home Care
    • Health Portals
    • Mobile Emergency
    • Medical Research Ethics
    • Patient Privacy and Confidentiality
    • Tele-monitoring. 
    • Wireless telemedicine

The scientific program consists of research papers, panels, and tutorials. In addition to the scientific program, an industrial track is planned to enforce the knowledge transfer between universities and industry. The industrial track will provide a platform for posters, demonstrations, and case studies.