Key Areas

Key areas are (but not limited to):

Data as “services”

Databases for bioinformatics

Databases and ontologies

Data mining/knowledge discovery Semi-structured data

Cloud data and services

Data warehousing

Database integration issues

Federated, distributed, parallel and grid databases

High dimensional and temporal data

Image/video retrieval and databases

Information retrieval, filtering and dissemination

Logic in databases

Mobile Databases

Performance issues of databases

Privacy and security in databases

Query processing and optimisation

Social media data management

Spatial data processing/management

Stream data Management

Uncertain and probabilistic databases

Web database

Web service management

XML and graph databases