× Paper submission extended to 22 August (Previously 15th August).
× CODS-COMAD 2018 will be at GOA University from 11th to 13th January 2018.
We are pleased to announce The ACM India Joint International Conference on Data Sciences and Management of Data (CoDS-COMAD) 2018 (5th ACM iKDD CoDS and 23rd COMAD) to be held in Goa University, India on 11-13th January, 2018. This conference builds on the long history of COMAD and CODS conferences towards bringing together the two related communities closer under a common umbrella.

You can also download a PDF copy of the call for papers here .

We invite papers reporting original research in all aspects of Data Science and Databases. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
Transaction Processing, Query Processing, Indexing and Storage, Distributed Data Platforms, Key Value stores, Big Data systems, Data Cleaning, Data Analytics, Data Integration, Benchmarking, Tuning and Testing
Classification and regression, parallel and distributed learning, semi-supervised and unsupervised learning, matrix and tensor methods, graph mining, reinforcement learning, dimensionality reduction, deep learning, Bayesian methods, time series analysis, optimization, and graphical models.
Text analytics and NLP, information retrieval, social network analysis, recommender systems, online advertising, bioinformatics, computational neuroscience, systems biology, multimedia processing, crowdsourcing, education, robotics, technology for emerging markets.
For the conference’s industry track we invite papers reporting descriptions of deployments of database and science solutions in industry and government that address real-world challenges and highlight new and important research directions for data science. These case studies could be drawn from areas such as, but not limited to, education, transportation, real-estate, manufacturing, finance, retail, healthcare, e-commerce, telecommunications, social media, law, public policy, and computational advertising.

Submission date
22nd Aug, 2017
15th Aug, 2017

Notification date
15th Oct, 2017

Camera ready:
1st Nov, 2017

CODS-COMAD 2018 is hosting a demonstration session that provides a forum to researchers and developers to display their software systems, prototypes, conceptual designs, libraries, etc., in an interactive setting. Please see Demo Track (http://www.cods-comad.in/2018/demo.html) for more details. The industry track of the conference aims to bring together the leading industry and academia practitioners to share their insights, expertise and experiences. We invite original papers describing case studies, experiences and applied research in the areas mentioned above for this track.

Deep Learning for NLP
Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharya, Director, IIT Patna

Bookmark this page for further updates on tutorials. Accepted papers will be presented either as an oral talk or as a poster at the conference. The proceedings will be published in ACM Digital Library. Additionally, authors of selected papers will have the choice to opt their paper out of the conference proceedings. This will enable the paper presented at COMAD-CoDS to be resubmitted at a different future venue. The submissions should not exceed 10 pages of content plus unlimited references and should be formatted in the standard ACM style available at the ACM Master Article Template. In case of submissions to the industry track, papers should not exceed 6 pages of content plus references and should be formatted in the standard ACM style. The submissions should be made via Easychair. CODS-COMAD does not allow dual submission, violating papers will be rejected immediately without review.