Due to many requests, paper submission deadline has been extended to May 4, 2012




[Apologies for multiple copies of this announcement]





PCI’2012: The 16th Pan-Hellenic Conference on Informatics



to be held at the University of Piraeus, Greece, 5-7 October 2012






The PCI is an event established by the Greek Computer Society.

It will run in parallel sessions, with invited talks, research and case study tracks.

Authors are invited to submit papers in any area of Informatics, Computer Science, Computer Engineering,

Telecommunications, and Information Systems.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:


•      Algorithms and Data Structures

•      Artificial Intelligence

•      Bioinformatics

•      Business Intelligence

•      Communication and Information Systems Security

•      Computational Science

•      Computer and Communication Networks

•      CRM and ERP systems

•      Cultural and Museum Information Systems

•      Databases

•      Data Mining

•      Digital Libraries

•      eCommerce, eBusiness, eGovernment, eHealth

•      Education Technologies

•      Graphics, Visualization, Multimedia and Virtual Reality

•      Grid, Cluster and P2P Computing

•      Hardware and Architecture

•      Human-Computer Interaction

•      Image and Video Processing

•      Information Retrieval

•      Information Society: Legal and Regulatory issues

•      Information Systems

•      Information Theory

•      Knowledge based Systems

•      Numerical and Scientific Computation

•      Open Source Software

•      Operating Systems

•      Parallel and Distributed Systems

•      Privacy Enhancing Technologies

•      Programming Languages

•      Sensor Networks

•      Signal Processing

•      Software Engineering

•      Telecommunication Systems and Policies

•      Wearable Computing

•      Wireless and Mobile Computing



Authors are invited to submit original manuscripts, in English, limited in length to six (6) pages.

The required format is IEEE double-column (available in doc1 and LaTeX2 format).

All submitted papers will undergo a peer review process, coordinated by the PC Chairs.

Submission of a paper implies the willingness of at least one of the authors to register and present

the paper. Instructions for paper submissions are included in the conference site




For further inquiries, please contact one of the program committee chairs

at or



Important dates


Submission deadline:              May 4, 2012  (extended)

Notification to authors:          May 25, 2012

Camera-ready version:             June 29, 2011



General co-Chairs

Sokratis Katsikas           —University of Piraeus (Greece)

Yannis Theodoridis          —University of Piraeus (Greece)



Program Committee co-Chairs

Dimitrios Vergados          —University of Piraeus (Greece)

Costas Lambrinoudakis      —University of Piraeus (Greece)



PCI 2012 Organizing Committee

Ioannis Voyiatzis

Christos Douligeris

Christos Koilias

Nikitas Karanikolas



Program Committee Members

**Please visit the conference web site