We are pleased to announce the The ACM India Joint International Conference on Data Sciences and Management of Data (CoDS-COMAD) 2019 (6th ACM iKDD CoDS and 24th COMAD) to be held in Kolkata, India, on January 3-5, 2019. This conference continues to build on the long history of COMAD and CoDS conferences and will bring together the two related communities closer under a common umbrella for the second time. 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 cleansing, data analytics, data integration, benchmarking, tuning and testing.
Classification and regression, parallel and distributed learning, semi- and unsupervised learning, matrix and tensor methods, graph mining, reinforcement learning, feature engineering, deep learning, Bayesian methods, time series analysis, optimization, graphical models, text analytics and NLP, information retrieval, knowledge representation, planning and reasoning.
Social network analysis, recommender systems, online advertising, bioinformatics, computational neuroscience, systems biology, multimedia processing, crowdsourcing, education, agriculture, healthcare, robotics and autonomous systems,analytics on sensor networks and IoT, computer vision, surveillance/monitoring and anomaly detection in networked systems, urban computing, and technology for emerging markets. .

Submission date
15th Aug, 2018

Notification date
15th Oct, 2018

Camera ready:
1st Nov, 2018

The industry track of the conference aims to bring together leading industry and academia practitioners to share their insights, expertise and experiences related to deployments of solutions in industry and government that address real-world challenges and highlight new and important research directions. We invite original papers describing case studies involving applied research in areas such as education, transportation, infrastructure monitoring, energy, real-estate, manufacturing, finance, retail, healthcare, e-commerce, telecommunications, social media, law, public safety, and computational advertising. To be updated. 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 the 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 CoDS-COMAD to be re-submitted to a different venue in the future. The submissions should not exceed 10 pages of content plus unlimited references and should be formatted in the standard ACM style available at 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 instructions for submission will be posted at the conference website (http://cods-comad.in/2019/) in the near future. CoDS-COMAD does not allow dual submission, violating papers will be rejected immediately without review.