VIII INFONOR CHILE International Congress Call for Paper

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Call for Paper
Due to several petitions for paper submissions for INFONOR CHILE 2017, there is a new deadline for Monday August 6th, 2017
The “VIII International Congress on Computing in Northern Chile”, organized by INFONOR-CHILE, is a space for the dissemination of academic, scientific and professional activities in the areas of Computer Engineering and Computer Science
The “VIII International Congress on Computing in the Northern Chile” is organized by the Universities of Tarapacá, Arturo Prat, Católica del Norte, and Atacama. The 2017 version will be held at the University of Tarapacá, Arica-Chile from October 16 to 20, 2017
Arica (officially San Marcos de Arica) is a city, commune and port of Chile, capital city of the homonymous province and the Arica and Parinacota Region, located in the northern border of Chile, only 18 kilometers (11 miles) to the southern border of Peru
The city is known as the “City of the Eternal Spring” for its beaches and pleasant climate, and as the “North Gate” of the country, due to its proximity to Peru and Bolivia. Arica is not only characterized by its cultural, folk, and ethnic diversity, but also by its historical past, standing out the Chinchorro mummies, considered among the oldest in the world
The Event
This year the “VIII International Congress on Computing in the Northern Chile” will be held in conjunction with the “XXIX Chilean Computer Conference”
In addition, the event considers the following workshops:

  • VI Workshop on Education in Computer Engineering
  • VIII Workshop on ICT Applications for Industry and Business
  • V Workshop on Robotics and Automation
  • V Workshop on Google Development Tools
  • I Workshop on Knowledge and Data Engineering

These will be carried out jointly or merged with their equivalents of the Chilean Computer Conference
Topics of Interest
The Congress accepts research papers on any subject of interest in computing, information technology and its applications, mainly, but not limited to:

  • Software Engineering
  • Platform-based Software
  • Intelligent Systems
  • Knowledge and Data Engineering
  • Data Mining
  • Robotics and automation
  • Distributed and Parallel Systems
  • Graphics and Visualization
  • Information Systems, Business Intelligence
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Smart Cities

Presentation of Articles
Authors are invited to submit articles that report original results of scientific research in English, Spanish or Portuguese. Articles should be written using using the INGENIARE journal format (download it here) and submitted through the EasyChair platform, using the following URL: infonorchile2017
Papers submitted will be reviewed and evaluated by an international program committee (double-blind review). Accepted papers will be published digitally in the annals of INFONOR-CHILE 2017. The ten best articles accepted and presented at the Conference will be considered for publication in INGENIARE (Scielo Chile and Scopus indexed journal). To more information on articles submission and events, see:
Important Dates

  • Deadline for Submissions : July 02, 2017   August 6, 2017
  • Notification to Authors : July 31, 2017   August 21, 2017
  • Camera Ready : August 20, 2017   September 04, 2017

Organizing Universities
U. de Tarapacá – U. Arturo Prat – U. Católica del Norte – U. de Atacama
Organizing Committee

  • Chair : Diego Aracena
  • E-mail:
  • Phone: 56 58 2205846

Program Committee

  • Chair : Ricardo Valdivia
  • E-mail:
  • Teléfono: 56 58 2205272