ACM CIKM 2005 Call for Papers

Fourteenth Conference on Information and Knowledge Management -
Industrial Track

Oct 31st - Nov 5th 2005
Bremen, Germany

Since 1992, CIKM has successfully brought together leading researchers
developers from the database, information retrieval and knowledge
communities. We continue this tradition of collaboration among multiple
with this announcement for the industry track of the CIKM 2005. We
authors to submit papers that describe solutions in all the information
knowledge management areas addressed by this conference. The focus of
submitted papers should be on the technical aspects of the work, like:

* which problems were addressed by the solution?

* what are the relevant implementation details?

* were new research problems discovered while implementing the

* most important: what are the lessons learned?

By May 31st, 2005 (firm), please submit one of the following to the
track chair, Wilfried Teiken (

* 1-2 page abstract (in PDF, Postscript or Word) describing your
presentation, or

* full paper (up to 5.000 words). The submission may be sent in PDF,
Postscript or Word. Accepted papers have to be available as PDF, for
camera-ready templates see
There will be camera-ready instructions at

We encourage you to also include some draft presentation slides (in
PDF or Postscript) that help outlining the presentation. If you intend
give a live demo please include information about the requirements. One
author per paper is required to register and attend the conference to
the paper if accepted for publication. Accepted abstracts and papers
be published in the conference proceedings. Expanded versions of a
of accepted papers will be considered for possible inclusion in a
issue of a journal.

Important dates:

Industry track submissions due date May 31st, 2005 (firm)
Acceptance notification by July 22nd, 2005
Camera ready versions of papers August 31st, 2005
Conference October 31st - November 5th, 2005