Call for Papers

(Downloads: CFP in TXT / Flyer in PDF)

Conference Scope

KSEM 2017 will be co-located with the flagship international AI conference — IJCAI 2017, and be held in Melbourne, Australia on August 19-20, 2017.

KSEM 2017 is the tenth in this series, which builds on the success of nine events of International Conference on Knowledge Science, Engineering and Management in Guilin, China (KSEM 2006); Melbourne, Australia (KSEM 2007); Vienna, Austria (KSEM 2009); Belfast, UK (KSEM 2010); Irvine, USA (KSEM 2011); Dalian, China (KSEM 2013); Sibiu, Romania (KSEM 2014); Chongqing, China (KSEM2015) and Passau, Germany (KSEM 2016).

The aim of this interdisciplinary conference is to provide a forum for researchers in the broad areas of knowledge science, knowledge engineering, and knowledge management to exchange ideas and to report state of the art research results.


The conference committee invites submissions of applied or theoretical research and application-oriented papers on all topics of KSEM. Topics include, but are not limited to the following:

Knowledge Science
Knowledge Engineering
Knowledge Management

Key Dates

  • Papers due:
  • Notification due:
  • Camera due:
  • Conference date:
  • Apr 30, 2017
  • May 31, 2017
  • Jun 9, 2017
  • Aug 19-20, 2017

Paper Submission

Papers must be submitted electronically as a PDF file through EasyChair conference management system at:

All papers will be reviewed by the Program Committee on the basis of technical quality, relevance, originality, significance, and clarity. All paper submissions will be handled electronically. Papers that do not comply with the Submission Guidelines will be rejected without review. Please note:


All accepted and presented papers will be included in KSEM 2017 proceedings to be published by Springer in its LNCS/LNAI series. The KSEM 2017 proceedings will be available on–line through the SpringerLink Digital Library, readily accessible by all subscribing libraries around the world.

Selected top quality papers accepted and presented in the KSEM 2017 will be invited for extension for the special issues of some international journals.

Organizing Committee

Further Information

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