ICEDEG is in its sixth year of providing a forum for research and technology development in the growing area of eDemocracy & eGovernment. Original, unpublished research paper submissions are solicited from industrial, academic, and other non-profit or public sector researchers reporting on substantial results. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to those listed below.

  • eGovernment: blockchain, big data, cloud computing, cloud services, eAdministration, eAssistance, eProcurement, eServices, eSettlement, geographical information systems, green government, mobile government, open government, open data, policy issues security, privacy and ethics, and smart government.
  • eDemocracy: electronic identity, identity management, electronic signature, eElection, centralized and decentralized (blockchain) eVoting, voting advice applications, public key infrastructure, security, privacy, and ethics.
  • eParticipation: collaborative working environments, eCollaboration, eCommunity, expert systems and decision support, public memory, and political controlling.
  • eSociety: collaborative learning, data and opinion mining, eEducation, smart cities, user acceptance, and Web-based learning communities.
  • eHealth: demand and disease management, eHealth services, eMedicine, eHealth policy and practice, eHealthcare strategies and provision, home care, mobile emergency, medical research ethics, patient privacy and confidentiality, telemonitoring, and wireless telemedicine.
  • eGovernance: business process reengineering, decision support systems, human resource management, IT governance, knowledge management, new public management, participatory governance, performance management, public sector innovation, public sector innovation management, public sector innovation transfer, transparency, and accountability.

Keynote Speakers

Irving Wladawsky-Berger 

Research Affiliate at MIT’s Sloan School of Management, Fellow of MIT’s Initiative on the Digital Economy, MIT Connection Science, Adjunct Professor at the Imperial College Business School. 

Sean A. McKenna 

Senior Research Manager
Member, IBM Industry Academy
IBM Research, Dublin, Ireland 

Soonae Yang 

NIPA Advisor to High National Studies Insitute (IAEN), Ecuador 

Dominik Dahlem 

Director of Machine Learning at Optum / UnitedHealth Group 

Important Dates

  • Abstract: October 24, 2018 
  • Full Paper: October 31, 2018
  • Notification: January 15, 2019
  • Camera-ready: February 27, 2019 
  • Tutorial: November 30, 2019 
  • Workshop: January 31, 2019 
  • Doctoral: January 31, 201 

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Publication and Indexing

All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings. Electronic proceedings of ICEDEG 2014-2018 are now available and indexed at IEEE Xplore, Computer Society, SCOPUS database (Elsevier), and Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI) by Thomson Reuters (Web of Science).