20-21 September 2010
Europe/Rome timezone

Call for papers:

There are three alternatives for researchers to present their work:
talks, lightning talks, and poster sessions. Submission of a paper may
result in a talk or a presentation of a poster, submission of an abstract
may result in a lightning talk.

All submissions will be double-blind peer reviewed and evaluated on
quality and relevance.

Accepted papers will be given a 25-minute time slot (plus 5 minutes
for questions) and accepted abstracts will be given a 10-minute time
slot (plus 5 minutes for questions) in lightning talk sessions.

IWSG 2010 speakers (both invited and accepted submission) are
highly encouraged to submit the full-papers of their presentations for
publication in a book format. Editing guidelines and templates (both
full-papers and poster) can be downloaded here.

Please, note that papers must not exceed six pages in length (A4 size).
Papers must be based on unpublished, mature and original work
and must be submitted following the procedure outlined in section "
Submission guidelines" below.

Suggested Topics:

Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

• Portal technology and portal construction methods;
• Usage models and portal tools for e-Science;
• Security aspects of portals for e-Science;
• Usability studies of science gateways;
• Workflows and service composition;
• Service discovery and ontologies in science gateways;
• Management of high-throughput data in science gateways;
• Tools for managing Grid and cloud portability;
• Integration of science gateways e-infrastructures;
• Demonstrations and/or success stories.

Dates of deadlines for paper submission and notification of acceptance,
may be found in the Important Dates section of this Web site.

Submission guidelines:

  1. Please make sure the writing format and images/figure
    resolution (600 dpi preferable) matches the requirements
    in the guidelines;
  2. Please limit the lenght of the full papers to six pages.
  3. Papers will be accepted electronically in PDF format only and
    are to be submitted through our EasyChair Conference site

For any information or enquiry:

For any questions regarding full paper submission for IWSG 2010
proceedings, please feel free to contact us any time at :
  • Prof. Roberto BARBERA [roberto.barbera@ct.infn.it]
  • Dr. Giuseppe ANDRONICO [giuseppe.andronico@ct.infn.it]
  • Dr. Giuseppe LA ROCCA [giuseppe.larocca@ct.infn.it]