Call for Posters

Online PNC Submission System

Important Dates:

Submission Deadline:August 4, 2014 (Paper submission has been closed)

Acceptance Notification:August 26, 2014 (Submissions received by June 27 wil be notified by July 30)



Topics for Submission include but not limited to:

1. Museum Computing & Museum Informatics:

1.1 Digitization of Museums' Collection

1.2 Information Systems in Museums

1.3 Information Needs and Behavior of Museum Staff

1.4 Online Exhibitions, Multimedia Interactive Exhibitions

1.5 Digital Art, New Media Art

1.6 Digital Curation

1.7 Digital Museums

1.8 Digital Libraries

1.9 Digital Archives

1.10 Mobile Service & Mobile Learning in Museums

1.11 Movies, Films, Image Processing, Kiosk in Museums

1.12 Information Technology’s Impact on Museum Organization

1.13 Cloud Computing, Online Information Services, AR, Wearable Device in Museum


2. Humanities Computing and Digital Humanities:

2.1 Archaeology

2.2 History

2.3 Philosophy

2.4 Linguistics

2.5 Area Studies

2.6 Disaster Management

2.7 Cultural Heritage

2.8 Literature


3. Aspects of Information Processing

3.1 Knowledge Representation and Processing

3.2 Sensibility/Sensitivity

3.3 Spatiotemporal Information Processing

3.4 Geographic Information System (GIS)

3.4.1 VGI (Volunteered Geographic Information)

3.4.2 Cultural Heritage

3.5 Remote Sensing

3.6 Data Mining and Big Data

3.7 Visualization

3.8 Information Retrieval


4. Open Data and Linked Data

4.1 Semantic Web

4.2 Ontology

4.3 Metadata

4.4 Visualization

4.5 Web Technology

4.6 Record Preservation

4.7 Database


5. Crosscutting Concerns

5.1 Intellectual Property and Copyright

5.2 Security

5.3 Privacy

5.4 Ethics

5.5 Biodiversity

5.6 Conservation Science

5.7 Sustainability

5.8 Climate Change


6. Interconnected Society

6.1 E-learning

6.2 Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

6.3 Social Media

6.4 Social Network

6.5 Digital Divide

6.6 Digital Communication and Social Impact


About Poster Sessions

Scholars, students, website managers are welcome to participate.

There are two categories of PNC 2014 Poster Sessions: "Poster Competition" and "Demonstration Zone."

I. General Poster Competition

 All participants are required to give an oral orientation. Winners will be selected and awarded after evaluation of the Grading
   Committee. Below please find detailed regulation and grading standards for both competitions:   


General Poster Competition selection criteria are:
                  (1) Main Theme and Research Methodology (40%)
                           - Originality and creativity
                           - Methods are clear and appropriate for the objectives
                           - Background and objectives are clearly stated
                  (2) Conclusion and Contribution (40%)
                           - Conclusions are supported by data
                           - Level of project difficulty
                  (3) Poster Production (20%)
                           - The flow of the poster is easy to follow and interpret
                           - Tables, figures and/or written results are succinct          

II. Demonstration Zone:

For poster demonstration only. Vendors or Institutions are welcome to take this opportunity to show research results that are related to the conference main theme.

Application & Submissions:

Participants to Poster Sessions should submit one completed abstract online via PNC Submission System

by August 4, 2014 (has been extended). Submission of digital poster is optional and should be submitted in PDF or JPEG format.


Important Notice:

1. Poster Sessions participants are required to register for the PNC 2014 Conference.

2. For Poster Competition participants, at least one author needs to register and attend the competition in person.


3. For Demonstration Zone participants, one of the authors should still register even none of the participants could attend the             conference in person. The abstract will NOT be included on the PNC 2014 Website without registration.

4. All poster submitted will be reviewed by the PNC Review Committee. PNC preserve the rights to reject the applicants.

5. For any inquires. please contact the Secretariat at