© 2015

New Contributions in Information Systems and Technologies

Volume 1

  • Alvaro Rocha
  • Ana Maria Correia
  • Sandra Costanzo
  • Luis Paulo Reis


  • Latest research and new perspectives in Information Systems and Technologies

  • Results of the 2015 World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (WorldCIST'15), held in Ponta Delgada, São Miguel, Azores, Portugal, 1 - 3 April 2015

  • Discusses the most recent innovations, trends, results, experiences and concerns in the several perspectives of Information Systems and Technologies

Conference proceedings

Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 353)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-28
  2. Information and Knowledge Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Daniela Popescul, Mircea Georgescu, Juan Miguel Alcántara Pilar
      Pages 3-12
    3. María-Dolores Olvera-Lobo, Juncal Gutiérrez-Artacho
      Pages 13-22
    4. Adriane M. Fonseca, Luiz Camolesi Jr.
      Pages 33-42
    5. Hanlie Smuts, Paula Kotzé, Alta van der Merwe, Marianne Loock
      Pages 43-55
    6. Eduardo C. Oliveira, Luciene C. Oliveira, Alexandre Cardoso, Leandro Mattioli, Edgard A. Lamounier Jr.
      Pages 57-68
    7. Leonel Rocha, Anabela Tereso, Joõ Pedro Couto
      Pages 69-78
    8. Hadia Mosteghanemi, Habiba Drias
      Pages 91-100
    9. Ricardo Carvalho Amorim, João Aguiar Castro, João Rocha da Silva, Cristina Ribeiro
      Pages 101-111
    10. Rui Barbosa, Domingos Martinho, Rui Neto
      Pages 113-119
    11. Elsa Paola Mora Holguín, Víctor Hugo Medina García
      Pages 121-132
    12. Ricardo Almeida, Paulo Maio, Paulo Oliveira, Barroso João
      Pages 143-150
    13. George Suciu, Victor Suciu, Simona Halunga, Octativan Fratu
      Pages 151-160
    14. Jessica Souza, Leonardo Botega, José Eduardo Santarém Segundo, Claudia Berti
      Pages 161-170
    15. Kathleen Hunter, Dee McGonigle, Toni Hebda, Carolyn Sipes, Taryn Hill, Jean Lamblin
      Pages 171-177
    16. José Neves, M. Rosário Martins, Henrique Vicente, João Neves, António Abelha, José Machado
      Pages 179-191

About these proceedings


This book contains a selection of articles from The 2015 World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (WorldCIST'15), held between the 1st and 3rd of April in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, a global forum for researchers and practitioners to present and discuss recent results and innovations, current trends, professional experiences and challenges of modern Information Systems and Technologies research, technological development and applications.

The main topics covered are: Information and Knowledge Management; Organizational Models and Information Systems; Intelligent and Decision Support Systems; Big Data Analytics and Applications; Software Systems, Architectures, Applications and Tools; Multimedia Systems and Applications; Computer Networks, Mobility and Pervasive Systems; Human-Computer Interaction; Health Informatics; Information Technologies in Education; Information Technologies in Radiocommunications.


Information Systems Information Technologies Intelligent Computing WORLDCIST 2015 WorldCIST'15

Editors and affiliations

  • Alvaro Rocha
    • 1
  • Ana Maria Correia
    • 2
  • Sandra Costanzo
    • 3
  • Luis Paulo Reis
    • 4
  1. 1.DEI/FCTUniversidade de CoimbraCoimbraPortugal
  2. 2.Campus de CampolideISEGILisboaPortugal
  3. 3.DEISUniversità della CalabriaArcavacata di RendeItaly
  4. 4.DISUniversidade do MinhoGuimarãesPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title New Contributions in Information Systems and Technologies
  • Book Subtitle Volume 1
  • Editors Alvaro Rocha
    Ana Maria Correia
    Sandra Costanzo
    Luis Paulo Reis
  • Series Title Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
  • Series Abbreviated Title Advs in Intelligent Syst., Computing
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-16485-4
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-16486-1
  • Series ISSN 2194-5357
  • Series E-ISSN 2194-5365
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XXX, 1250
  • Number of Illustrations 358 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Artificial Intelligence
    Computational Intelligence
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