MDSD 2018

8th special session on Mobile Device & Web Software Development - Small Systems Development

organized in conjuction with

The 22nd Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI 2018)

29 November - 1 December, 2018
University of West Attica, Greece

Call for Papers

MDSD 2018 organizers want to provide an international forum for researchers, professionals, and industrial practitioners to share their knowledge in the rapidly growing area of software development technologies for Mobile devices, Web Information Systems and Small-Systems Development. According to the organizers knowledge, there are no other conferences that combine software development technologies for the domains of Mobile devices, Web and Small-Systems.


  • Mobile devices software development platforms
  • Location/Context-aware mobile applications
  • Navigation mobile applications
  • Social networking mobile software
  • Mobile applications user interfaces
  • Ubiquitous mobile devices computing
  • Energy saving mobile software
  • Software development for limited resources mobile devices
  • Sensor based mobile applications
  • Security and privacy issues of mobile software
  • Mobile cloud computing applications
  • Cross-platform mobile software development
  • Data management for mobile applications
  • E-learning mobile applications
  • Distributed computing applications in mobile environments
  • Rapid Application Development for Mobile Devices
  • Applications in Mobile Commerce
  • Medical Informatics Applications for Mobile Devices
  • Personalization of Mobile and Web software
  • Mobile and Web micro payments
  • Mobile and Web government applications
  • Mobile Web services development
  • Architecture & Design of Mobile and Web Software Systems
  • Build and Deployment processes of Mobile and Web Software Systems
  • Cross-Technology Integration and Tools for Mobile and Web Software
  • Server tuning of Mobile and Web Software Systems
  • Responsive Web Design
  • CFML (ColdFusion Markup Language)
  • html5 development
  • comet technologies
  • websockets development
  • semantic web
  • Avoiding full web page reloads
  • PHP Frameworks
  • CFML Frameworks
  • ease web development
  • Client-side Frameworks
  • Client-side Libraries
  • single-page applications (SPA)
  • real-time web applications
  • internet of things
  • web of things
  • sensor networks and applications
  • sensor data visualisation
  • pervasive computing and applications
  • pervasive healthcare
  • big data applications
  • mobile crowdsourcing
  • mobile applications for single board systems
  • Single-board computers / Low-cost systems for Homes
  • Single-board computers / Low-cost systems in Agriculture
  • Single-board computers / Low-cost systems in Education
  • Single-board computers / Low-cost systems in Industry
  • Single-board computers / Low-cost systems in Medicine
  • Metrology and applications

Publication - Paper formating - Submission

Papers will be published in ICPS Series, published by ACM and included in the ACM Digital Library.
Papers should be at most 6 pages in length.
MDSD papers must be submitted to the EasyChair submission platform following the same submission and formatting guidelines as all other PCI 2017 submissions.
The submissions should be typeset using the templates of the ACM International Conference Proceedings Series (ICPS).
The templates could be retrieved from here.
EasyChair submission platform is here.
Make sure to select the correct category "Mobile Device & Web Software Development - Small-Systems Development".


Full length paper submission:
till Sunday, October 14, 2018
Notification of decision:
October 30, 2018
November 15, 2018

Name and affiliation of the organizers

Nikitas N. Karanikolas
University of West Attica,
Department of Informatics and Computer Engineering.

MDSD 2018 Program Committee (under construction, to be confirmed)